Renée Fleming
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1959-02-14
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Renée Fleming

Renée Fleming Biography (Wikipedia)

Renée Fleming (born February 14, 1959) is an American opera singer and soprano whose repertoire encompasses Richard Strauss, Mozart, Handel, bel canto, lieder, French opera and chansons, jazz and indie rock. Fleming has a full lyric soprano voice. She has performed coloratura, lyric, and lighter spinto soprano operatic roles in Italian, German, French, Czech, and Russian, aside from her native English. She also speaks fluent German and French, along with limited Italian. Her signature roles include Countess Almaviva in Mozart's Le nozze di Figaro, Desdemona in Verdi's Otello, Violetta in Verdi's La traviata, the title role in Dvořák's Rusalka, the title role in Massenet's Manon, the title role in Massenet's Thaïs, the title role in Richard Strauss's Arabella, the Marschallin in Der Rosenkavalier, and the Countess in Capriccio.

A National Medal of Arts and Richard Tucker Award winner, she regularly performs in opera houses and concert halls worldwide. In 2008, she was awarded the Swedish Polar Music Prize for her services in music. She serves as Creative Consultant for the Lyric Opera of Chicago.

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Richard Strauss
4 Letzte Lieder for voice and orchestra (AV.150), Im Abendrot
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4 Letzte Lieder for voice and orchestra (AV.150), Im Abendrot
André Previn
3 Dickinson Songs - 2. "Will there really be a morning?"
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3 Dickinson Songs - 2. "Will there really be a morning?"
Heitor Villa‐Lobos
Bachiana brasileira no. 5 vers. for soprano & cellos
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Bachiana brasileira no. 5 vers. for soprano & cellos
Heitor Villa‐Lobos
Forest of the Amazon for soprano, chorus and orchestra
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Forest of the Amazon for soprano, chorus and orchestra
Heitor Villa‐Lobos
Forest Of The Amazon - Overture
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Forest Of The Amazon - Overture
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Nehmt meinen Dank, ihr holden Gonner! - aria K.383 for soprano and orchestra
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Nehmt meinen Dank, ihr holden Gonner! - aria K.383 for soprano and orchestra
Erich Wolfgang Korngold
'Ich soll ihn niemals' (Die Kathrin)
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'Ich soll ihn niemals' (Die Kathrin)
Giacomo Puccini
'Chi il bel sogno di Doretta' (La Rondine)
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'Chi il bel sogno di Doretta' (La Rondine)
Heitor Villa‐Lobos
Forest of the Amazon; Sentimental Melody
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Forest of the Amazon; Sentimental Melody
Henri Dutilleux
Le Temps L'Horloge
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Le Temps L'Horloge
Egon Wellesz, Renée Fleming & Emerson String Quartet
5 Sonnets by Elizabeth Barrett Browning - No. 3
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5 Sonnets by Elizabeth Barrett Browning - No. 3
Erich Wolfgang Korngold
Die Tote Stadt..Op.12: Act 1; Gluck das mir verblieb (Marietta's [lute] song)
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Die Tote Stadt..Op.12: Act 1; Gluck das mir verblieb (Marietta's [lute] song)
Egon Wellesz, Renée Fleming & Emerson String Quartet
Sonnets by Elizabeth Barrett Browning op 52 - iii. 'Du bist da droben im Palas begehrt'
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Sonnets by Elizabeth Barrett Browning op 52 - iii. 'Du bist da droben im Palas begehrt'
Heitor Villa‐Lobos
Bachiana brasileira no. 5 vers. for soprano & cellos, 1st mvt; Aria (Cantilena)
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Bachiana brasileira no. 5 vers. for soprano & cellos, 1st mvt; Aria (Cantilena)
Fairport Convention
Who Knows Where The Time Goes?
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Who Knows Where The Time Goes?
Gustave Charpentier
Louise - opera in 4 acts
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Louise - opera in 4 acts
Franz Lehár
The Merry widow - operetta in 3 acts
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The Merry widow - operetta in 3 acts
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BBC SO 2015-16 Season: Renée Fleming sings Debussy and Hillborg
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Barbican, London
2016-02-05T12:55:43
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Feb
2016
BBC SO 2015-16 Season: Renée Fleming sings Debussy and Hillborg

BBC SO 2015-16 Season: Renée Fleming sings Debussy and Hillborg

19:30
Barbican, London
Proms 2010: Prom 76 - Last Night of the Proms 2010
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Royal Albert Hall
2010-09-11T12:55:43
11
Sep
2010

Proms 2010: Prom 76 - Last Night of the Proms 2010

19:30
Royal Albert Hall
Proms 2007: Prom 32
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Royal Albert Hall
2007-08-06T12:55:43
6
Aug
2007

Proms 2007: Prom 32

19:30
Royal Albert Hall
Proms 2002: Prom 38
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Royal Albert Hall
2002-08-18T12:55:43
18
Aug
2002

Proms 2002: Prom 38

15:30
Royal Albert Hall
Proms 2001: Prom 16
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Royal Albert Hall
2001-08-01T12:55:43
1
Aug
2001

Proms 2001: Prom 16

19:30
Royal Albert Hall

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