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Thomas Hampson

Thomas Hampson, America’s foremost baritone, hails from Spokane, Washington. He enjoys a singular international career as an opera singer, recording artist, and “ambassador of song,” maintaining an active interest in research, education, musical outreach, and technology. Hampson who was recently inducted into the American Academy of Arts and Sciences and Gramophone’s 2013 “Hall of Fame,” has won worldwide recognition for thoughtfully researched and creatively constructed programs as well as recordings that explore the rich repertoire of song in a wide range of styles, languages, and periods. He recently added a new album to his Deutsche Grammophon discography titled Notturno, featuring a curated selection of songs by Richard Strauss. The disc also highlights the talents of Mr Hampson’s longtime pianist and collaborator Wolfram Rieger.

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  • 07.05.2018 - Thomas Hampson sings in Australia

  • On May 30, Thomas Hampson makes his first appearance on this Australian tour with a master class at the Melbourne Recital Centre. On May 31 he sings a recital there with pianist Maciej Pikulski.

    He then travels to Sydney to sing at the Opera House on June 3 and returns to Melbourne for two concerts on June 7 and 8. Andrea Molino leads the orchestra in a program including Mahler, Messian and Richard Strauss.

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