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Angela Meade, soprano and Danielle Orlando, piano

Sunday, January 07, 2018 - 3:00 PM (Add to calendar)

Perelman Theater, Kimmel Center

300 South Broad Street
Philadelphia, PA 19102

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Opera superstar and Academy of Vocal Arts alumna Angela Meade takes a break from the opera stage to make her Perelman Theater recital debut. Hailed as “the most talked about soprano of her generation” (Opera News), Meade is the winner of both the Metropolitan Opera’s 2012 Beverly Sills Artist Award and the 2011 Richard Tucker Award. After a recital in Santa Fe this past fall, Opera Today aptly said of the Washington native, “When we listen to Meade, we begin to know the sound of golden age singing.”

BeethovenAh, perfido, Op. 65
StraussMädchenblumen, Op. 22
Meyerbeer: Songs [Sel.]
Mahler: Rücker Lieder [Sel.]
Arias by Handel, Verdi, Mozart, and Rachmaninov

 

This performance features a free pre-concert lecture starting at 1:45 PM with Christine Anderson

Angela Meade, soprano

Hailed as “the most talked about soprano of her generation” (Opera News), American soprano Angela Meade is the winner of both the Metropolitan Opera’s 2012 Beverly Sills Artist Award and the 2011 Richard Tucker Award. In 2008 she joined an elite group of history’s singers when, as Elvira in Verdi’s Ernani, she made her professional operatic.

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Danielle Orlando, piano

Danielle Orlando is an accompanist to many international opera singers, a vocal coach, and an artistic consultant to many prestigious musical organizations. She was accompanist, judge, and artistic coordinator for all of the Luciano Pavarotti International Voice Competitions. She worked with Gian Carlo Menotti and the Festival Dei Due Mondi as artistic coordinator and coach.

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Perelman Theater, Kimmel Center

Address: 300 South Broad Street
Philadelphia, PA 19102

The Perelman Theater is part of the Kimmel Center for the Performing Arts, located on the southwest corner of Broad and Spruce Streets in Center City Philadelphia. The smaller of the two concert halls in the Kimmel Center, the Perelman Theater is a 627-seat auditorium with seating on the plaza, plaza tier, first balcony, and second balcony levels.  All…more info