Kathleen Battle

Soprano. Born 13 August 1948
Kathleen Battle
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1948-08-13
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Kathleen Battle

Kathleen Battle Biography (Wikipedia)

Kathleen Deanna Battle (born August 13, 1948) is an American operatic soprano known for her distinctive vocal range and tone. Born in Portsmouth, Ohio, Battle initially became known for her work within the concert repertoire through performances with major orchestras during the early and mid-1970s. She made her opera debut in 1975. Battle expanded her repertoire into lyric soprano and coloratura soprano roles during the 1980s and early 1990s until her eventual dismissal from the Metropolitan Opera in 1994. After a 22-year absence from the Met, Battle performed a concert of spirituals at the Metropolitan Opera House in November 2016.

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Francis Poulenc
Gloria - 3rd movement - Domine Deus
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Gloria - 3rd movement - Domine Deus
George Frideric Handel
Tornami a vagheggiar (Alcina)
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Tornami a vagheggiar (Alcina)
Francis Poulenc
Gloria in G major
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Gloria in G major
George Gershwin
Summertime (Porgy and Bess)
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Summertime (Porgy and Bess)
Felix Mendelssohn
Incidental Music to A Midsummer Night's Dream
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Incidental Music to A Midsummer Night's Dream
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Susanna, or via, sortite (The Marriage of Figaro)
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Susanna, or via, sortite (The Marriage of Figaro)
Franz Liszt
Oh! Quand je dors
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Oh! Quand je dors
Luca Antonio Predieri
Pace una volta (Zenobia)
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Pace una volta (Zenobia)
George Frideric Handel
Let the Bright Seraphin
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Let the Bright Seraphin
Johann Strauss II
Voices of Spring
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Voices of Spring
Anon.
He's Got the Whole World in His Hand
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He's Got the Whole World in His Hand

He's Got the Whole World in His Hand

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Ad-hoc orchestra and chorus
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Trad. American & Kathleen Battle
Swing low, sweet chariot
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Swing low, sweet chariot

Swing low, sweet chariot

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Alessandro Scarlatti
Con voce festiva (Arie con tromba sola)
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Con voce festiva (Arie con tromba sola)
Samuel Barber
Knoxville: Summer of 1915
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Knoxville: Summer of 1915
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Le Nozze Di Figaro: Terzetto: Susanna or via sortite
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Le Nozze Di Figaro: Terzetto: Susanna or via sortite
Johann Sebastian Bach
Cantata 197: Vergnunen ubd Lust, Gedeihen und Heil
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Cantata 197: Vergnunen ubd Lust, Gedeihen und Heil
Johann Sebastian Bach
Benedictus qui venit (Mass in B Minor, BWV 232)
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Benedictus qui venit (Mass in B Minor, BWV 232)
André Previn
Honey and Rue - Take my mother home
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Honey and Rue - Take my mother home
André Previn
Honey and rue for voice and orchestra
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Honey and rue for voice and orchestra
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Vesperae solennes de confessore K.339
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Vesperae solennes de confessore K.339
George Frideric Handel
Eternal source of light divine (Ode for the Birthday of Queen Anne)
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Eternal source of light divine (Ode for the Birthday of Queen Anne)
Kathleen Battle
Cantata No. 202 - 'Sich uben im lieben'
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Cantata No. 202 - 'Sich uben im lieben'
George Gershwin
Porgy and Bess - opera in 3 acts
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Porgy and Bess - opera in 3 acts
Kathleen Battle
Un moto di gioia, K579 (feat. Royal Philharmonic Orchestra & André Previn)
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Un moto di gioia, K579 (feat. Royal Philharmonic Orchestra & André Previn)
Shigeru Umebayashi
The House Of Flying Daggers 
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The House Of Flying Daggers 
Shigeru Umebayashi
Lovers - Flower Garden 
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Lovers - Flower Garden 
Bastille Opera Orchestra, Myung-Whun Chung, Kathleen Battle & Gustave Charpentier
Depuis le jour
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Depuis le jour

Depuis le jour

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Bastille Opera Orchestra, Myung-Whun Chung, Kathleen Battle & Gustave Charpentier
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Past BBC Events

Proms 1979: Prom 24
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Royal Albert Hall
1979-08-15T13:17:42
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Aug
1979

Proms 1979: Prom 24

Royal Albert Hall

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