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Frederica von Stade

 

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  [West End]
London Concert Revival, 1992
Claire DeLoone






Frederica von Stade News

Announcing Action For Artists, A New Nonprofit Organization Devoted To Assisting Emer Photo Announcing Action For Artists, A New Nonprofit Organization Devoted To Assisting Emerging Artists
by Stephi Wild - Nov 1, 2022

William Hicks, Founder and Chairperson, announces the launch of Action for Artists (AFA), a new public nonprofit dedicated to providing performing artists with the much-needed financial assistance, tools, and mentorship vital to their artistic and professional growth.

San Francisco Opera Medals Awarded To Catherine Cook, Philip Skinner, and Dale Travis Photo San Francisco Opera Medals Awarded To Catherine Cook, Philip Skinner, and Dale Travis
by Stephi Wild - Nov 1, 2022

An onstage award presentation immediately following the October 30 matinee performance of Poulenc's Dialogues of the Carmelites honored three cherished artists whose careers with San Francisco Opera each span over three decades. Mezzo-soprano Catherine Cook, who was Mother Jeanne in the afternoon's performance, and bass-baritone Dale Travis, who portrayed Marquis de la Force, were joined onstage by bass-baritone Philip Skinner to each receive the San Francisco Opera Medal.

The Museum Of Performance + Design Announces The 2022 San Francisco Arts Medallion Ho Photo The Museum Of Performance + Design Announces The 2022 San Francisco Arts Medallion Honoring Alonzo King
by Stephi Wild - Oct 25, 2022

The Board of the Museum of Performance + Design takes great pleasure in announcing that Alonzo King will be presented with the 2022 San Francisco Arts Medallion for his outstanding leadership in the arts on November 15, 2022, at Saint Joseph's Arts Society in San Francisco with American Ballet Theatre Principal Dancer Misty Copeland serving as Honorary Chair.

Radium Runway Kicks Off Bay Area Performances With Jazz Mafia, Circus Bella & Frederi Photo Radium Runway Kicks Off Bay Area Performances With Jazz Mafia, Circus Bella & Frederica Von Stade With Island Opera
by A.A. Cristi - Sep 22, 2022

The¬†three-day event featuring Jazz Mafia, Circus Bella and Island City Opera‚ÄĒwith an appearance from internationally renowned mezzo-soprano Fredericka von Stade‚ÄĒwill be the first in a series of events through 2023 to mark the proposed¬†footprint of RADIUM, the¬†future state of the art 500 seat theater and arts center¬†on the grounds of the former Naval Air Station

Line Up Announced For Savannah VOICE Festival's Tenth Anniversary Season Photo Line Up Announced For Savannah VOICE Festival's Tenth Anniversary Season
by A.A. Cristi - Jun 1, 2022

Themed ‚ÄúVoices from Beyond,‚ÄĚ the Savannah VOICE Festival (SVF) offers an impressive lineup for their highly anticipated 2022 10th Anniversary Season. Tickets are now on sale for the Festival which will be staged from Aug. 7 ‚Äď 21, 2022, at a range of venues in Savannah, and will feature presentations from opera, musical theatre and popular song.¬†

Opera San José Announces Winners of Irene Dalis Vocal Competition Photo Opera San José Announces Winners of Irene Dalis Vocal Competition
by Chloe Rabinowitz - May 25, 2022

Opera San José has announced the winners of its Irene Dalis Vocal Competition, named for the acclaimed mezzo-soprano Irene Dalis who founded Opera San José. The two-day event came to a dramatic conclusion on May 21, with tenor Kyle van Schoonhoven winning First Place.

Opera Celebs to Judge Opera San José's Irene Dalis Vocal Competition
by Stephi Wild - May 17, 2022

Opera San José has lined up a remarkable panel of celebrity judges for its upcoming Irene Dalis Vocal Competition. Named for acclaimed mezzo-soprano Irene Dalis who founded Opera San José, the competition showcases eleven singers chosen from hundreds of international applicants, giving the nation’s next generation of opera stars a singular opportunity to perform for some of the most important leaders in their field.

CONCERT OF COMPASSION Benefit Event for Ukraine to Be Held on May 9th Photo CONCERT OF COMPASSION Benefit Event for Ukraine to Be Held on May 9th
by Marissa Tomeo - Apr 16, 2022

A benefit concert for Ukraine,¬†Concert of Compassion, will be held Monday, May 9 at 7:30 p.m., at the historic¬†Congregation Sherith Israel, 2266 California Street. Fiscally sponsored by¬†The Resonance Project¬†and produced by¬†Jonathan Dimmock¬†and¬†Luk√°Ň° Janata,¬†the¬†Concert of Compassion¬†will present an array of international classical music talent including renowned mezzo-soprano¬†Frederica von Stade; award-winning composer and pianist¬†Jake Heggie;¬†musicians from the San Francisco Symphony; members of the¬†Artists‚Äô Vocal Ensemble; The Bay Brass; Orthodox Bells authority¬†Victor Avdienko; Ukrainian soprano¬†Alina Ilchuk; baritone¬†Eugene Brancoveanu; bass¬†Matt Boehler¬†and other artists soon-to-be-announced.

A.J. Fletcher Opera Institute At UNCSA Celebrates 20th Anniversary With Gala Concert Photo A.J. Fletcher Opera Institute At UNCSA Celebrates 20th Anniversary With Gala Concert
by A.A. Cristi - Apr 13, 2022

The A.J. Fletcher Opera Institute¬†at the University of North Carolina School of the Arts¬†will celebrate its 20th anniversary with a special gala concert featuring Fletcher alumni, current Fellows, the UNCSA Cantata Singers, and the UNCSA Symphony Orchestra in a program of selections from operatic favorites including ‚ÄúDon Giovanni,‚ÄĚ ‚ÄúLa cenerentola,‚ÄĚ ‚ÄúL'elisir d'amore‚ÄĚ and ‚ÄúEugene Onegin.‚ÄĚ

Opera San José Names Semi-Finalists for Irene Dalis Vocal Competition Photo Opera San José Names Semi-Finalists for Irene Dalis Vocal Competition
by Marissa Tomeo - Apr 9, 2022

This May, Opera San José will play host to the nation’s next generation of opera stars during its Irene Dalis Vocal Competition, named for the internationally-acclaimed mezzo-soprano who founded Opera San José.

Frederica von Stade Videos

VIDEO: New York City Opera Creates UN ZOOMO IN MASCHERA Videoplay
VIDEO: New York City Opera Creates UN ZOOMO IN MASCHERA

by Stage Tube - Dec 28, 2020

As the year 2020 draws to a close, stars past and present of New York City Opera (NYCO) have come to the aid of ‚ÄúThe People‚Äôs Opera‚ÄĚ by participating in¬†Un Zoomo in Maschera, a word from the artists of New York City Opera, a special year-end fundraiser which will be released on social media today.

STAGE TUBE: Behind the Scenes With Frederica Von Stade in Terrence McNally's GREAT SCOTT at San Diego Opera
by Stage Tube - May 4, 2016

The Dallas Opera is proud to present one of the most eagerly anticipated new operas of the year: Jake Heggie and Terrence McNally's GREAT SCOTT, featuring a once-in-a-lifetime cast headed by America's favorite mezzo-soprano, Joyce DiDonato, in the title role of Arden Scott; also starring soprano Ailyn Pérez, mezzo-sopranoFrederica von Stade, baritone Nathan Gunn, countertenor Anthony Roth Costanzo, bassKevin Burdette, tenor Rodell Rosel and baritone Michael Mayes.  Check out the interview below with mezzo-soprano Frederica Von Stade!

STAGE TUBE: Sneak Peek at Highlights of San Francisco Opera's CINDERELLA
by Stage Tube - Nov 11, 2014

San Francisco Opera presents CINDERELLA, November 9-26, 2014. Check out a sneak peek at highlights below!

VIDEO: Dr. Rob Istad Interviews THE RADIO HOUR Composer Jake Heggie and Conductor John Alexander, Parts 1 & 2
by Diana Heisroth - Apr 24, 2014

The internationally-acclaimed Pacific Chorale in Orange County, CA will be presenting a new work created by American opera composer Jake Heggie, and the versatile librettist Gene Scheer entitled 'THE RADIO HOUR'. The choral opera will be conducted by Pacific Chorale's Artistic Director, John Alexander, and stage-directed by James R. Taulli. The premiere work will be performed by the organization's chamber choir, The John Alexander Singers, accompanied by an 8-member ensemble of musicians who are members of Pacific Symphony. The performance is on Sunday, May 18 at 5:30 p.m. at the Renee and Henry Segerstrom Concert Hall in Costa Mesa, CA. Scroll down to see an interview with composer Jake Heggie and conductor John Alexander!

STAGE TUBE: A SALUTE TO VIENNA Premieres on PBS Today
by Stage Tube - Aug 3, 2013

A SALUTE TO VIENNA is one of the most lavish song and dance gala concert specials ever produced for public television featuring the superstars of Viennese operetta. The visually spectacular special is hosted by world-famous mezzo soprano Frederica von Stade and Academy Award-winning actor andVienna native Maximilian Schell. Special guests include The Vienna Boys' Choir; Russell Watson, Great Britain's largest-selling, classical-crossover tenor; dancers from the Association of the Vienna State Opera Ballet; the Symphony Orchestra of the Volksoper Vienna under the direction ofinternationally-knownStrauss Conductor Peter Guth; an international cast of top singing stars including sopranos Daniela Fally, Iva Milhanovic and Alexandra Reinprecht; tenors Dmitry Korchak and Tilmann Unger; baritone, Daniel Serafin, as well as many leading stars from the acclaimed Budapest Operetta Theater. A SALUTE TO VIENNA is part of special programming premiering on PBS stations beginning today, August 3, 2013 (check local listings).

STAGE TUBE: A SALUTE TO VIENNA Premieres on PBS, 8/3
by Stage Tube - Jul 17, 2013

A SALUTE TO VIENNA is one of the most lavish song and dance gala concert specials ever produced for public television featuring the superstars of Viennese operetta. The visually spectacular special is hosted by world-famous mezzo soprano Frederica von Stade and Academy Award-winning actor andVienna native Maximilian Schell. Special guests include The Vienna Boys' Choir; Russell Watson, Great Britain's largest-selling, classical-crossover tenor; dancers from the Association of the Vienna State Opera Ballet; the Symphony Orchestra of the Volksoper Vienna under the direction ofinternationally-knownStrauss Conductor Peter Guth; an international cast of top singing stars including sopranos Daniela Fally, Iva Milhanovic and Alexandra Reinprecht; tenors Dmitry Korchak and Tilmann Unger; baritone, Daniel Serafin, as well as many leading stars from the acclaimed Budapest Operetta Theater. A SALUTE TO VIENNA is part of special programming premiering on PBS stations beginning August 3, 2013 (check local listings).


Frederica von Stade Frequently Asked Questions

How many Broadway shows has Frederica von Stade been in?
Frederica von Stade has not appeared on Broadway.

How many West End shows has Frederica von Stade been in?
Frederica von Stade has appeared on London's West End in 1 shows.

What was Frederica von Stade's first West End show?
Frederica von Stade's first West End show was On the Town which opened in 1992