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Newly-Formed Partnership with the University of Michigan, Ann Arbor

Thomas Hampson’s Hampsong Foundation and the University of Michigan School of Music, Theatre & Dance have formed a new partnership to strengthen the work of both organizations in the art of classic song, or art song, which is poetry set to music. The collaboration, called the Classic Song Research Initiative, will focus on projects related […]

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Thomas Hampson on #IDAGIOLive!

During this difficult time, we are looking for ways to bring song and music into the lives of our Hampsong community, and one of these ways is through special online series with our founder and director Thomas Hampson! Beginning April 8, Thomas will begin hosting live events in collaboration with the classical music streaming platform […]

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Die Schubert Woche 2020!

LIVE 17. & 18. January 2020: STREAM FREITAG Litanei auf das Fest Allerseelen Giorgia Cappello, Sopran | Daniel Gerzenberg, Pianist Alinde D 904 Text: Johann Friedrich Rochlitz Jongsoo Yang, Bass | Kateryna Garanich, Pianistin An die untergehende Sonne D 457 Text: Ludwig Gotthard Theobul Kosegarten Jerica Steklasa , Sopran | Kunal Lahiry , Pianist Sehnsucht […]

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Thomas Hampson as Advisor for Opera for Peace

Thomas Hampson is happy to serve as the Education & Technology Artist for Peace for Opera for Peace (https://www.operaforpeace.org/team/). This organization works to connect people around the world through the unifying nature of opera. To learn more about the mission of Opera for Peace, you can follow this link: https://www.operaforpeace.org/ „With Opera for Peace, we […]

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African American Music Conference this week!

Program booklet and link to livestream available here! Hosted by Dr. Louise Toppin, Videmus, and the University of Michigan School of Music, Theater and Dance. This conference (Sept. 12-15, 2019) focuses on the curation of music of the African Diaspora for future research and performance. Through a series of lectures, panels and performances by leading […]

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Heidelberg Lied Academy 2020–CALL FOR AUDITIONS!

Bewerbungsfrist für Lied Akademie 2020: 25. August 2019 23.59 Uhr! 2011 wurde die Heidelberg Lied Akademie unter der künstlerischen Leitung von Thomas Hampson ins Leben gerufen, zu deren AbsolventInnen so namhafte SängerInnen wie Nadine Sierra, Benjamin Appl und Elsa Dreisig gehören. Die Lied Akademie 2020 besteht aus zwei Modulen mit unterschiedlichen Lehr- und Weiterbildungseinheiten. Genaue […]

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Song of America Workshop in Spokane, WA!

Spokane-area teachers are invited to attend a free workshop on Friday, March 1 from 3:00-7:00 p.m. to learn new approaches to integrating the humanities, and music in particular, into the classroom. The free workshop on March 1 includes two tickets to Hampson’s March 1concert, “Song of America: Beyond Liberty” – a journey through American history […]

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Schubert Week in Berlin!

Schubert Week: The World in Song “There is not one Schubert song that cannot teach us something,” Johannes Brahms once declared. Schubert wrote approximately 600 songs over the incredibly short period of a decade and a half—but hardly one tenth of these regularly finds its way onto concert programs around the world. View video from […]

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Heidelberg Lied Academy–Apply now!

Call for Auditions–More Information here! In cooperation with the Pierre Boulez Saal in Berlin and the Wigmore Hall in London, the Heidelberger Frühling will present two projects in 2019. Auditions for both projects will take place on Wednesday November 7, 2018 at Wigmore Hall as well as Thursday November 8, 2018 at Barenboim-Said Akademie in […]

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