Join Classical 101′s Jennifer Hambrick Saturday at 6pm as legendary soprano Leontyne Price, the Grammy Award-winning Chanticleer and others perform an evening of Spirituals on The American Sound.
Two magnificent archival broadcasts form the Metropolitan Opera on Classical 101, this Saturday at 1 pm.
Some singers are great, but few are so good they defy description. Soprano Leontyne Price – the embodiment of vocal strength, musical elegance and personal grace – is one of the few. In the video above Price sings an encore – requested by President Jimmy Carter and First Lady Rosalynn Carter – at her 1978 [...]
Sony Classical continues their release of classic Metropolitan Opera broadcasts with a 1962 Met production of Puccini’s ‘Tosca’ with Leontyne Price in the title role.
Columbus Symphony and Chorus performs Giuseppe Verdi’s ‘Messa da Requiem’ in the Ohio Theatre. The story and inspiration behind this sacred work.
February 10 is the birthday of Leontyne Price. There will never be a voice like this again. It soared, it glittered and it dug itself into your heart.
This is the music that has meant the most to me over the years, in no particular order.