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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...
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....
To celebrate the 150th anniversary of the birth of Richard Strauss in June 2014, Singers on Singing presents a new exclusively-made audio documentary called "Singing Strauss."...
"...[Benjamin Britten] put his arms my neck...he said, 'Peter, I finally found my Billy Budd!'" ~ Peter Glossop...
From the time of his debut in 1952 right through the remarkable 51 ensuing years of his career, the great lyrical tenor Nicolai Gedda won exceptional accolades for the virtuosity of his technique and breath-control......
"Through the character, you give the truth--but you are controlling...in singing, if you don't control, you get completely lost..." ~ Renata Scotto...
Renata Tebaldi was a legend in her own time as one of the most highly sought after sopranos in history...
In celebration of the centenary of Benjamin Britten, the Hampsong Foundation presents a new audio documentary, "Singing Britten"...