Classically Black: Leontyne Price

February 10, 2017
 
Portrait of Leontyne Price

Leontyne Price

By Carl Van Vechten - Van Vechten Collection at Library of Congress, Public Domain, https://commons.wikimedia.org/w/index.php?curid=3374598

On this week's Prairie Performances, Friday night at 7 pm on WILL-FM 90.9: February 10 is the operatic legend Leontyne Price 90th birthday. We join her in a celebration of her life, her art, and her legacy. Hear her perform some of her signature arias and songs with commentary and fond memories by William Warfield, Martina Arroyo, and John Wustman.

Classically Black(2001)-Leontyne Price-“Voice of the Millennium”.

Gershwin, Barber, Verdi, Puccini, Mozart


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

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