BARI-TALK: Master classes with Opera legend Sherrill Milnes
July 19th, 4:00PM
July 20th, 1o:00 AM
World-renowned American baritone Sherrill Milnes bestows his vast knowledge of opera and artistry on to talented young singers from the MSMF Opera Institute in a master class setting.
Sherrill Milnes is universally acclaimed as the foremost operatic baritone of his generation. A formidable artist with a penchant for Verdian roles, Milnes was a mainstay at the world’s most revered opera houses and concert stages, having sung over 650 performances at the Met, where he was honored with sixteen new productions, seven opening nights, and ten national telecasts. He is the winner of three Grammy Awards, and the most recorded American singer of his time. In 2008 he received the Opera News Award for Distinguished Achievement.
Driven by his dedication to make the vocal arts vibrant, vital and entertaining in today’s world, Milnes continues to give master classes, judge competitions, and mentor new generations of singers by providing training for aspiring young artists while fostering new audiences for the arts.