Sherrill Milnes vocal masterclass
Milnes vocal masterclass

Vocal Masterclass

Event: Sherrill Milnes, baritone
Date & Time: January 26, 2011 at 1:30 p.m.
Three time Grammy winner and worldwide Opera star, American baritone Sherrill Milnes, leads a vocal masterclass working with Armstrong senior voice students.

Milnes is internationally recognized as the leading Verdi Baritone of his time. His remarkable voice, artistic integrity, commanding stage presence and rugged handsomeness have made him a favorite for all audiences. Milnes has conquered all of the great opera capitals of the world: The Royal Opera, Covent Garden; La Scala, Milan; Berlin’s Deutsche Oper; the Paris Opera; Buenos Aires’ famed Teatro Colon; the Liceu in Barcelona; the Bavarian State Opera in Munich; the Salzburg Festival; the Hamburg Opera and Moscow’s Bolshoi Theatre. He has also appeared with the San Francisco Opera, Lyric Opera of Chicago and the opera companies of Pittsburgh, San Diego, Miami and Denver among others in the United States. At the Metropolitan Opera, where he sang more than 650 performances over a 32-year span, he has been honored with 16 new productions, seven opening nights and ten national telecasts.

This event is free of admission charge and open to the public. No tickets needed.

Call 344.2801 from noon to 3 p.m., weekdays, for information.