Classically Black: Leontyne Price

February 22, 2013
 

Roger's profile showcases Price's extraordinary voice and includes interviews with her former husband William Warfield and soprano Martina Arroyo. It describes Price’s childhood in Mississippi, her Metropolitan Opera debut that ended with an unprecedented 42-minute Grand Ovation, her rapid ascent in the opera world, and her farewell bow in Aida in 1985.


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These programs are partially sponsored by a grant from the Illinois Arts Council Agency.

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