Renee Fleming talks about performing national anthem at Super Bowl.
Renee Fleming is one of the most famous sopranos in the world, and today Lyric Opera announced the remarkable appointment of Fleming to its artistic staff. Eddie Arruza sits down with the superstar singer to talk about this exciting new chapter in Chicago's music world.
Join host and chef Lidia Bastianich and her celebrity cast as she celebrates independence and freedom with different cultures across America. Our celebrity cast includes: actress Anna Deavere Smith, opera singer Renee Fleming, singer Martha Wainwright, chef Jacques Pepin, actor Alex Mapa and former Olympic athlete Nadia Comaneci.
In the SundayArts Primetime Special for January 28, 2010, watch Paula Zahn interview opera diva Renee Fleming, catch Philippe de Montebello's talk with Joan Rosenbaum, the director of the Jewish Museum, take a tour of the Tim Burton exhibition at MoMA, and find out what's going on in the arts with the current SundayArts News.
All operas tell stories. But Renee Fleming says that, for her, even a song can be like a mini-opera. She demonstrates her approach on a piece by Licinio Refice, performed on 'Richard Tucker at 100: An Opera Celebration.'
Opera superstar Renee Fleming tells us why she's doing less singing in Chicago, and a lot more work behind the scenes at Lyric Opera of Chicago.
Paul Larson travels to New York City for an exclusive interview with renowned opera singer Renee Fleming -- star of the Metropolitan Opera. Our film critic Rick Kisonak reviews 'True Grit'. Adirondack Naturalist Mark Fraser goes on the hunt for the elusive and often misunderstood coywolfs.
A Plattsburgh Company is carving out a nitch in the reconditioning of the iconic American made Airstream trailer. Derek Muirden shows us how to travel in style. Mountain Lake PBS is presenting Renee Fleming - Live at the Penthouse this Friday night at 9pm. The graduate of The Crane School of Music sat down with our Paul Larson last year. Rick Kisonak reviews the comedy Jeff, Who Lives at Home.
Johann Strauss II, best known for his elegant waltzes, also composed this lesser known gem for an operetta called 'Walzer aus Wien.' Renee Fleming gives the song a new life on the stages of Lincoln Center... and on her latest album, 'Guilty Pleasures.'
This week in SundayArts News: 'My Garden Pets at the Brooklyn Botanical Garden, Stephen Petronio at the Joyce Theater, 'Bloody Bloody Andrew Jackson' at the Public, 'No Theater' at St. Anne's Warehouse, the Tribeca Film Festival, Renee Fleming in 'Armida' at The Met, and RiverArts 17th annual studio tour.
Renee Fleming from Rochester, New York, has been called the people's diva. Like many of us, Fleming had a typical suburban American childhood. Now, however, she's in demand at all the world's greatest opera stages and concert halls. Paula Zahn sits down with Fleming to discuss her soaring opera career.
A visit to the mecurial artist responsible for the House of Balls. Meet Aaron Casey, the young man Renee Fleming says must sing. We go behind the curtain to Pippin, back on Broadway after 40 years. And Ryan Landry theater s darling of fringe hits the big stage at the Huntington Theatre Company sits down for a conversation with Jared Bowen.
Find out about a long-awaited announcement from Lyric Opera of Chicago and its creative consultant, Renee Fleming. Eddie Arruza talks with the opera superstar, as well as a noted author about a new opera to be written for Chicago.
We hope Renee Fleming will sing a glorious operatic rendition of the National Anthem. But just in case she goes into a "jazz" arrangement here's what we think could happen....
The NFL ensured there would be no mistakes during its pregame entertainment segments long ago when they chose rapper and singer Queen Latifah and the opera star Renee Fleming to handle 'America the Beautiful' and 'The Star-Spangled Banner' respectively. Both women are accomplished performers and handled the pitfall-ridden material with relative ease in stirring performances that brought cheers from the crowd.
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