Berlioz, Les nuits d’été, S. Graham, Orchestra of the Royal Opera House, J. Nelson (1997)
Gerald Perman founded the Vocal Arts Society in 1990, and it is still going strong under the name Vocal Arts D.C. American mezzo-soprano Susan Graham, who gave her first Vocal Arts recital in the organization’s first decade, was back Saturday night to celebrate the start of its 25th-anniversary season. Her sold-out recital in the Kennedy Center Terrace Theater featured a world premiere, by American composer Jake Heggie, and some of Graham’s signature French repertoire.Susan Graham (mezzo-soprano) and Jake Heggie (piano)
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Vocal Arts D.C.
Kennedy Center Terrace Theater