Prairie Performances

Classically Black: Leontyne Price

Portrait of Leontyne Price

Leontyne Price By Carl Van Vechten - Van Vechten Collection at Library of Congress, Public Domain,

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