Dawn Upshaw

Born 17 July 1960
Dawn Upshaw
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1960-07-17
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Dawn Upshaw

Dawn Upshaw Biography (Wikipedia)

Dawn Upshaw (born July 17, 1960) is an American soprano. The recipient of several Grammy Awards and Edison Prize-winning discs, she performs both opera and art song, and in repertoire from Baroque to contemporary. Many composers, including Henri Dutilleux, Osvaldo Golijov, John Harbison, Esa-Pekka Salonen, John Adams, and Kaija Saariaho, have written for her. In 2007, she was awarded a MacArthur Fellowship.

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Alban Berg
Lyric Suite for string quartet
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Lyric Suite for string quartet
Luciano Berio
Folk Songs (Rossignolet du bois)
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Folk Songs (Rossignolet du bois)
Vernon Duke
April in Paris (Walk a Little Faster)
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April in Paris (Walk a Little Faster)

April in Paris (Walk a Little Faster)

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Henryk Mikolaj Górecki
Symphony No 3, 'Sorrowful Songs' (2nd mvt)
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Symphony No 3, 'Sorrowful Songs' (2nd mvt)
Samuel Barber
Knoxville: Summer of 1915
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Knoxville: Summer of 1915
Henryk Mikolaj Górecki
Symphony No.3 (Symphony of Sorrowful Songs) (excerpt)
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Symphony No.3 (Symphony of Sorrowful Songs) (excerpt)
Donnacha Dennehy
That The Night Come: Her Anxiety
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That The Night Come: Her Anxiety
Henryk Mikolaj Górecki
Symphony No 3, Op 36: II Lento e Largo - Tranquillissimo
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Symphony No 3, Op 36: II Lento e Largo - Tranquillissimo
Joseph Canteloube
Baïlèro (Chants d'Auvergne)
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Baïlèro (Chants d'Auvergne)
Donnacha Dennehy
He wishes his beloved were dead (That the Night Come)
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He wishes his beloved were dead (That the Night Come)
Maurice Ravel
Soupir (3 Poems of Stephane Mallarme)
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Soupir (3 Poems of Stephane Mallarme)
Kurt Weill
My ship (Lady in the Dark)
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My ship (Lady in the Dark)

My ship (Lady in the Dark)

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Aaron Copland
Laurie's Song (The Tender Land)
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Laurie's Song (The Tender Land)
Vernon Duke
Round About (Sweet Bye and Bye)
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Round About (Sweet Bye and Bye)
Luciano Berio
Rossignolet du bois (Folk songs)
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Rossignolet du bois (Folk songs)
Luciano Berio
Folk songs, no.11; Azerbaijan love song
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Folk songs, no.11; Azerbaijan love song
Henryk Mikolaj Górecki
Symphony No 3, 'Sorrowful Songs' (2nd mvt)
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Symphony No 3, 'Sorrowful Songs' (2nd mvt)
Osvaldo Golijov
Ayre (No 7, 'Aiini taqtiru')
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Ayre (No 7, 'Aiini taqtiru')
Claude Debussy
Ariettes Oubliées 1: C'est L'extase Langoureuse
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Ariettes Oubliées 1: C'est L'extase Langoureuse
Osvaldo Golijov
Tancas Serradas A Muru
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Tancas Serradas A Muru
Olivier Messiaen
St Francois d'Assise (Act 1 scene 3)
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St Francois d'Assise (Act 1 scene 3)
Dawn Upshaw
Gorecki Symphony No.3 (2nd Movement)
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Gorecki Symphony No.3 (2nd Movement)

Gorecki Symphony No.3 (2nd Movement)

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London Sinfonietta And David Zinman
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Marc Blitzstein
Juno - I wish it so
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Juno - I wish it so
Osvaldo Golijov
'Yo so la libertad', from Ainadamar
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'Yo so la libertad', from Ainadamar
Maurice Ravel
Trois Poemes de Stephane Mallarme: Soupir
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Trois Poemes de Stephane Mallarme: Soupir
Gabriel Fauré
La Chanson d'Eve: Roses ardente
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La Chanson d'Eve: Roses ardente
Dawn Upshaw
Symphony No. 3 Op36 Lento: Cantabile Semplice
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Symphony No. 3 Op36 Lento: Cantabile Semplice
Claude Debussy
Ariettes oubilees: Chevaux de bois
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Ariettes oubilees: Chevaux de bois
Dawn Upshaw
Hernyk Gorecki's Symphony No 3 'Tranquillo'
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Hernyk Gorecki's Symphony No 3 'Tranquillo'
Joseph Canteloube
Lou dizious bé (Chants d'Auvergne, Series 5)
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Lou dizious bé (Chants d'Auvergne, Series 5)
Osvaldo Golijov
Wa Habibi [My Love]
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Wa Habibi [My Love]
George Gershwin
Do, do, do
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Do, do, do
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Past BBC Events

Proms 2009: Prom 59
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Royal Albert Hall
2009-08-29T11:42:17
29
Aug
2009

Proms 2009: Prom 59

Royal Albert Hall
Proms 1999: Prom 58
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Royal Albert Hall
1999-08-31T11:42:17
31
Aug
1999

Proms 1999: Prom 58

Royal Albert Hall
Proms 1997: Prom 57
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Royal Albert Hall
1997-08-31T11:42:17
31
Aug
1997

Proms 1997: Prom 57

Royal Albert Hall
Proms 1996: Prom 08 - Dawn at Dusk
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Royal Albert Hall
1996-07-25T11:42:17
25
Jul
1996

Proms 1996: Prom 08 - Dawn at Dusk

Royal Albert Hall
Proms 1990: Prom 41
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Royal Albert Hall
1990-08-25T11:42:17
25
Aug
1990

Proms 1990: Prom 41

Royal Albert Hall

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