Jessye Norman

Soprano. Born 15 September 1945
Jessye Norman
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1945-09-15
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Jessye Norman

Jessye Norman Biography (Wikipedia)

Jessye Mae Norman (born September 15, 1945) is an American opera singer and recitalist. A dramatic soprano, Norman is associated in particular with the Wagnerian repertoire, and with the roles of Sieglinde, Ariadne, Alceste, and Leonore. Norman has been inducted into the Georgia Music Hall of Fame and is a Spingarn Medalist. Apart from receiving several honorary doctorates and other awards, she has also received the Grammy Lifetime Achievement Award, the National Medal of Arts, and is a member of the British Royal Academy of Music.

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Alban Berg
Schliesse mir die Augen beide (1925)
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Schliesse mir die Augen beide (1925)
Alban Berg
Schliesse mir die Augen beide (1907)
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Schliesse mir die Augen beide (1907)
Alban Berg
Ferne Lieder
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Ferne Lieder
Alban Berg
Five Altenberg Lieder, Op 4
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Five Altenberg Lieder, Op 4
Alban Berg
Where the Laburnum grows
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Where the Laburnum grows
Richard Strauss
Wiegenlied Op.41 No.1
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Wiegenlied Op.41 No.1

Wiegenlied Op.41 No.1

Orchestra
Leipzig Gewandhaus Orcehstra
Conductor
Hector Berlioz
La Mort de Cléopâtre (Scène lyrique)
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La Mort de Cléopâtre (Scène lyrique)
Richard Wagner
Liebestod (Tristan und Isolde)
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Liebestod (Tristan und Isolde)
Maurice Ravel
Chansons Madecasses: Nahandove
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Chansons Madecasses: Nahandove
Richard Wagner
Mild und Leise... (Tristan und Isolde)
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Mild und Leise... (Tristan und Isolde)
Richard Strauss
4 Letzte Lieder for voice and orchestra (AV.150), no.3; Beim Schlafengehen
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4 Letzte Lieder for voice and orchestra (AV.150), no.3; Beim Schlafengehen
Gustav Mahler
Ich bin der Welt Abhanden Gekommen
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Ich bin der Welt Abhanden Gekommen
Francis Poulenc
Les Chemins de l'amour
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Les Chemins de l'amour
Arnold Schoenberg
Erwartung
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Erwartung
Richard Strauss
Beim Schlafengehen (Four Last Songs)
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Beim Schlafengehen (Four Last Songs)
Jessye Norman
Dove Sono - Le Nozze di Figaro
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Dove Sono - Le Nozze di Figaro

Dove Sono - Le Nozze di Figaro

Performer
Sir Colin Davies
Ernest Chausson
Poeme de l'amour et de la mer
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Poeme de l'amour et de la mer
Richard Strauss
September (Four Last Songs)
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September (Four Last Songs)
Maurice Ravel
Chansons madecasses for voice, flute, cello and piano
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Chansons madecasses for voice, flute, cello and piano
Richard Strauss
Morgen, Op.27 no.4
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Morgen, Op.27 no.4
Trad.
Amazing Grace
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Amazing Grace

Amazing Grace

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Music Arranger
Peter Hope
Richard Strauss
The Four Last Songs No 4, AV150, 'At Sunset' (mvt 4)
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The Four Last Songs No 4, AV150, 'At Sunset' (mvt 4)
Maurice Ravel
Chansons Madecasses: i. Nahandove
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Chansons Madecasses: i. Nahandove

Chansons Madecasses: i. Nahandove

Ensemble
Ensemble Intercontemporian
Conductor
Franz Schubert
Der Erlkonig, D.328
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Der Erlkonig, D.328
Gustav Mahler
Der Einsame im Herbst (Das Lied von der Erde)
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Der Einsame im Herbst (Das Lied von der Erde)
Richard Strauss
Beim Schlafengehen (4 Last Songs)
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Beim Schlafengehen (4 Last Songs)
Gustav Mahler
Urlicht (Des Knaben Wunderhorn)
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Urlicht (Des Knaben Wunderhorn)
Richard Strauss
Four Last Songs: September
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Four Last Songs: September
Jessye Norman
Tu Vois Le Feu Du Soir
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Tu Vois Le Feu Du Soir
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Le Nozze Di Figaro - Opera In 4 Acts K.492
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Le Nozze Di Figaro - Opera In 4 Acts K.492
Arnold Schoenberg
Cabaret Songs: Mahnung
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Cabaret Songs: Mahnung
Richard Strauss
Cacilie Op.27, No.2
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Cacilie Op.27, No.2
Richard Strauss
Lob des Leidens Op.15, No.3
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Lob des Leidens Op.15, No.3
Richard Strauss
Seitdem dein Aug' in meines Schaute Op 17, No.1
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Seitdem dein Aug' in meines Schaute Op 17, No.1
Richard Strauss
Heimkehr Op.15, No.5
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Heimkehr Op.15, No.5
Richard Strauss
Heimliche Aufforderung Op.27, No.3
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Heimliche Aufforderung Op.27, No.3
Maurice Ravel
Sheherazade
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Sheherazade
Joseph Haydn
Arianna a Naxos - Cantata H.26b.2
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Arianna a Naxos - Cantata H.26b.2
Johannes Brahms
Von Ewiger Liebe Op.43, No.1
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Von Ewiger Liebe Op.43, No.1
Johannes Brahms
Der Tod, das ist die kuhle Nacht, Op.96, No.1
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Der Tod, das ist die kuhle Nacht, Op.96, No.1
Johannes Brahms
Immer leiser wird mein Schlummer Op.105, No.2
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Immer leiser wird mein Schlummer Op.105, No.2
Johannes Brahms
Wie Melodien Zieht Es Mir, Op.105, No.1
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Wie Melodien Zieht Es Mir, Op.105, No.1
Johannes Brahms
Geistliches Wiegenlied, Op.91, No.2
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Geistliches Wiegenlied, Op.91, No.2
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Past BBC Events

Proms 2000: Prom 29
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Royal Albert Hall
2000-08-06T14:09:17
6
Aug
2000

Proms 2000: Prom 29

Royal Albert Hall
Proms 1988: Prom 66
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Royal Albert Hall
1988-09-14T14:09:17
14
Sep
1988

Proms 1988: Prom 66

Royal Albert Hall
Proms 1987: Prom 21
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Royal Albert Hall
1987-08-03T14:09:17
3
Aug
1987

Proms 1987: Prom 21

Royal Albert Hall
Proms 1986: Prom 59
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Royal Albert Hall
1986-09-12T14:09:17
12
Sep
1986

Proms 1986: Prom 59

Royal Albert Hall
Proms 1985: Prom 49
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Royal Albert Hall
1985-09-03T14:09:17
3
Sep
1985

Proms 1985: Prom 49

Royal Albert Hall

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