June Anderson

Born 30 December 1953
June Anderson
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1952-12-30
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June Anderson

June Anderson Biography (Wikipedia)

June Anderson (born December 30, 1952) is a Grammy Award-winning American dramatic coloratura soprano. Originally known for bel canto performances of Rossini, Donizetti, and Vincenzo Bellini, she was the first non-Italian ever to win the prestigious Bellini d'Oro prize. Subsequently, she has extended her repertoire to include a wide variety of other roles, including those from the Russian repertoire and works by Richard Strauss. In 2008, Anderson was elevated to "Commandeur" of the Ordre des Arts et des Lettres by the French Government and in 2007 received a "Victoire d'honneur" at the "Victoires de la Musique Classique" in Paris.

Anderson has performed in noted opera houses including La Scala, Covent Garden, La Fenice, Metropolitan Opera, San Francisco Opera, Lyric Opera of Chicago and Colón Theater. She has collaborated with conductors Leonard Bernstein, James Levine, Charles Dutoit, Zubin Mehta, Riccardo Muti, Seiji Ozawa, Giuseppe Sinopoli, Kent Nagano and Michael Tilson Thomas, and has sung opposite Luciano Pavarotti, Alfredo Kraus, Plácido Domingo, José Carreras, Carlo Bergonzi, Roberto Alagna, Rockwell Blake, Jerry Hadley and Salvatore Fisichella. Anderson has had an extensive recording career, dating from the 1980s to the present.

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Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Magic Flute: Queen of the Night's aria
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Magic Flute: Queen of the Night's aria
Leonard Bernstein
Candide - Glitter and be gay
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Candide - Glitter and be gay

Candide - Glitter and be gay

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London Symphony Orchestra
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Leonard Bernstein
Candide – Oh, Happy We
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Candide – Oh, Happy We
Sarah Walker, Ludwig van Beethoven, Magyar Rádió Szimfonikus Zenekara, June Anderson, Jan-Hendrik Rootering & Leonard Bernstein
Symphony no. 9 in D minor Op.125 (Choral)- 4th mvt
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Symphony no. 9 in D minor Op.125 (Choral)- 4th mvt

Symphony no. 9 in D minor Op.125 (Choral)- 4th mvt

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Sarah Walker, Ludwig van Beethoven, Magyar Rádió Szimfonikus Zenekara, June Anderson, Jan-Hendrik Rootering & Leonard Bernstein
Giovanni Battista Pergolesi
Stabat mater dolorosa; Cujus animam; O quam tristis (Stabat mater) (feat. Cecilia Bartoli, Sinfonietta de Montréal, Charles Dutoit & June Anderson)
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Stabat mater dolorosa; Cujus animam; O quam tristis (Stabat mater) (feat. Cecilia Bartoli, Sinfonietta de Montréal, Charles Dutoit & June Anderson)
Ludwig van Beethoven
Symphony No 9, 4th Movement 
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Symphony No 9, 4th Movement 

Symphony No 9, 4th Movement 

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Ludwig van Beethoven
Jan‐Hendrik Rootering
Klaus Koenig
Leondard Bernstein
Members of the Bavarian Radio Symphony Orchestra
Members of the London Symphony Orchestra
Members of the Orchestre De Paris
Members of the New York Philharmonic
Members of the Kirov Theatre
Members of the East Berlin Radio Chorus
Members of the Children's Choir of the Philarmonie 
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