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In February 2009, Spanish soprano Monserrat Caballé made a special appearance in Chicago where, at the age of 75, she gave a concert of opera, song and zarazuela selections, and just before the event she recorded a telephone conversation with Jon Tolansky for WFMT...
On July 3, Thomas Hampson will present the concert "Poets and Patriotism: The 200th Birthday of the Star-Spangled Banner." Read more about this concert on the Library of Congress website...
June 11, 2014: To celebrate Richard Strauss' 150th birthday, the Hampsong Foundation has launched a new resource: "Richard Strauss: A Life Never Without Song," currently featured on the homepage of the Hampsong Foundation website....
This searchable collection includes more than 1,125 music manuscripts representing the work of 640 professional and amateur composers. These works comprise art songs, songs associated with World War I, lullabies, patriotic songs, and popular tunes...
On February 5, 2014, the Library of Congress launched "Songs of America", a web presentation which brings forward 80,000 digitized artifacts to explore America’s history through the prism of song....
SongFest is still accepting applications for their summer 2014 program!...
The Hampsong Foundation is proud to announce the discovery of an autograph Gustav Mahler manuscript of the song “Frühlingsmorgen”, which came to light during the cataloguing and digitization process of the “Ernestine Schumann-Heink, a Contralto’s Legacy...
Six of Samuel Barber’s early songs will be released in the Florestan Recital Project website, presented in a free, online web-based listening platform with three songs released each week for two consecutive weeks, starting Tuesday, October 8, 2013. Click here for more informatio...
The Hampsong Foundation is proud to announce its support of the Baltimore Lieder Weekend 2013, an event that will take place Oct. 25-27 in Baltimore, Maryland, and will include two lectures and two concerts focusing on the songs of Johannes Brahms...