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  1. Gates and Fleming come to Ideas FestRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 9 | The Aspen Times

    ... Chuck Close, actor and playwright Anna Deavere Smith, stage director Stephen Wadsworth, and opera singer Jessye Norman. "Renee Fleming and Theaster Gates are not just two of the most amazing, thoughtful, and inspiring artists we have working in ...

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  2. Renee Fleming and Theaster Gates Named 2016 Harman-Eisner Artists in Residence at Aspen InstituteRead the original story

    Tuesday Jun 7 | PressReleasePoint

    ... Chuck Close, actor and playwright Anna Deavere Smith, stage director Stephen Wadsworth, and opera singer Jessye Norman. "Renee Fleming and Theaster Gates are not just two of the most amazing, thoughtful, and inspiring artists we have working in ...

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  3. Graduates face forward at Oberlin CollegeRead the original story w/Photo

    May 24, 2016 | The Chronicle-Telegram

    ... more than ever," he said. Addressing the students as the official commencement speaker, world-renowned singer Jessye Norman, who received an honorary doctorate of music, called on students "to raise your hands to the sky and rejoice in your own ...

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  4. Detroit Symphony Orchestra's 2016 Classical Roots Celebration...Read the original story

    Mar 5, 2016 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... Roderick Cox leads NEA Jazz Master Branford Marsalis and soprano Laquita Mitchell in paying tribute to Jessye Norman and the late Dr. Silas Norman Jr, with a program featuring Gershwin, Marsalis' own composition, and more. The mission of the Detroit ...

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  5. TheatreUNCA to stage "Twilight: Los Angeles, 1992" Feb. 25-28Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 19, 2016 | The Mountaineer Publishing Company

    ... the violence and public figures like Los Angeles Police Chief Daryl Gates, Congresswoman Maxine Waters, singer Jessye Norman and actor Charlton Heston. Lise Kloeppel, UNC Asheville associate professor of drama, will direct. The cast consists of ...

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  6. Carnegie Hall to Welcome Pianist Emanuel Ax for Four Concerts This SpringRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 17, 2016 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... guests-including Martina Arroyo , Michael Feinstein , Rene Fleming, Marilyn Horne , Lang Lang , Yo-Yo Ma , Jessye Norman , Itzhak Perlman , and James Taylor -celebrate Carnegie Hall 's 125th birthday with a special concert exactly 125 years to the ...

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  7. Elder Music: Australia's Classic 100 Opera AriasRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 7, 2016 | Time Goes By

    ... that's gone by the wayside. The only thing that has made this palatable to me is that I have the incomparable JESSYE NORMAN performing Liebestod from "Tristan and Isolde." Just about every soprano worth her salt has had a crack at this one. I have ...

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  8. BWW Review: Next Act's Riveting TWILIGHT Opens Milwaukee's Eyes, Hearts and MindsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 3, 2016 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... recorded the event instead of rescuing him. Then listen to Iannone's beautiful African American opera singer, Jessye Norman , who speaks to her art and position when trying to understand the senseless destruction, and these ongoing racial ...

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  9. Milwaukee theater delivered a weekend of fabulous females on stageRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 2, 2016 | OnMilwaukee

    ... requires the actors to play multiple roles. Angela Ianonne took the stage first as the famed opera singer Jessye Norman. She also played a black male lawyer and a Latina witness to the beating. If there is any one word to describe Iannone on stage, ...

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  10. Next Act's "Twilight" may be the most don't miss play in city in decades.Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 31, 2016 | OnMilwaukee

    ... a white woman, plays characters including a hyperactive black male attorney, the famed black opera singer Jessye Norman, and Josie Morales, a Latina who witnessed the King beating. The four men, Rammel Chan (an Asian man), Andrew Muwonge (a black ...

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  11. MTSU's Professor Cancryn Sings About Black HistoryRead the original story w/Photo

    May 26, 2015 | WGNS-AM Murfreesboro

    ... these African-American women have contributed to history," Cancryn says. "There would be no Leontyne Price or Jessye Norman or Denyce Graves without Elizabeth Greenfield. "I'm not taking anything away from the Beyonces and the Nicki Minajes of this ...

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  12. MTSU professor's 'Portraits' features trail-blazing black classical singers in free Feb. 1 screeningRead the original story

    May 26, 2015 | WGNS-AM Murfreesboro

    ... these African-American women have contributed to history," Cancryn says. "There would be no Leontyne Price or Jessye Norman or Denyce Graves without Elizabeth Greenfield. "I'm not taking anything away from the Beyonces and the Nicki Minajes of this ...

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  13. The show must go on, even if Figaro falls flat on its faceRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 24, 2016 | CultureMap

    ... numerous cancelations from some of my favorite stars. I'll never forget arriving once at Lincoln Center to see Jessye Norman in Ariadne auf Naxos , only to find hundreds of people selling their tickets for half-price on the street. Jessye had ...

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  14. Brains, Bridges, and Creativity BoostsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 2, 2016 | Psychology Today

    "Truly, one of the most joyous things that I do in preparing for a performance is the warming-up part." a - opera singer Jessye Norman Dancers and drummers, singers and swimmers, all regularly warm-up before their performances.

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  15. Alicia Keys: My son's a bidding machineRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 7, 2015 | Music-News.com

    ... w about me... Without her, there would be no me... I love you mama." Cicely Tyson, Kehinde Wiley, opera singer Jessye Norman and Steinway & Sons were also honoured at the gala.

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