Baritone Thomas Hampson leads a master class with Westminster Choir College students.
This event is open to Westminster Choir College and Rider University students, faculty, staff and alumni. It will be live-streamed online at 5 pm via the following webpage: http://www.rider.edu/events/visiting-artist-thomas-hampson.
Presented as part of the Westminster Art Song Festival.
Supported by the Hampsong Foundation.
Thomas Hampson, America’s foremost baritone, has received many honors and awards for his probing artistry and cultural leadership. Comprising more than 150 albums, his discography includes winners of a Grammy Award, five Edison Awards and the Grand Prix du Disque. He received the 2009 Distinguished Artistic Leadership Award from the Atlantic Council in Washington, DC, and was appointed the New York Philharmonic’s first Artist-in-Residence. In 2010 he was honored with a Living Legend Award by the Library of Congress, where he serves as Special Advisor to the Study and Performance of Music in America.
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