A report on Thomas Hampson

Hampson in June 2014

American lyric baritone, a classical singer who has appeared world-wide in major opera houses and concert halls and made over 170 musical recordings.

- Thomas Hampson
Hampson in June 2014

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Geoffrey Parsons accompanying Elisabeth Schwarzkopf (1977)

Geoffrey Parsons (pianist)

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Australian pianist, most particularly notable as an accompanist to singers and instrumentalists.

Australian pianist, most particularly notable as an accompanist to singers and instrumentalists.

Geoffrey Parsons accompanying Elisabeth Schwarzkopf (1977)

Increasingly Parsons began to partner younger singers such as Thomas Hampson, Olaf Bär, Barbara Bonney, Thomas Allen, Jessye Norman, Wolfgang Holzmair and Bryn Terfel.

Broadway 1946 Original Cast Album

Annie Get Your Gun (musical)

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Musical with lyrics and music by Irving Berlin and a book by Dorothy Fields and her brother Herbert Fields.

Musical with lyrics and music by Irving Berlin and a book by Dorothy Fields and her brother Herbert Fields.

Broadway 1946 Original Cast Album
1880s poster

Criswell's studio cast recording of the show - made with Thomas Hampson and conductor John McGlinn - provided the impetus for the production.

Heidelberger Frühling

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Annual classical music festival held in Heidelberg in March and April since 1997, with over 100 events and 47,000 visitors .

Annual classical music festival held in Heidelberg in March and April since 1997, with over 100 events and 47,000 visitors .

The Festival Academy of the Heidelberg Frühling comprises four areas: Lied (artistic director: Thomas Hampson), Chamber Music (artistic director: Igor Levit), Composition (successor to the Heidelberg Studio, artistic director: Matthias Pintscher) and Music Journalism (since 2015, director: Eleonore Büning).

John Caird in January 2011

John Caird (director)

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English stage director and writer of plays, musicals and operas.

English stage director and writer of plays, musicals and operas.

John Caird in January 2011

The singers were Paul Groves, Kwangchul Youn, Thomas Hampson, Daveda Karanas and Tomas Tomasson.

USC Thornton School of Music

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Private music school in Los Angeles, California.

Private music school in Los Angeles, California.

Credit: USC Thornton School of Music
Bing Theatre
Credit: USC Thornton School of Music

Thomas Hampson, lyric baritone

Battle in 1999

Kathleen Battle

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American operatic soprano known for her distinctive vocal range and tone.

American operatic soprano known for her distinctive vocal range and tone.

Battle in 1999
Battle singing the Lord's Prayer (2008) in honor of the Pope

In 1995 she presented a program of opera arias and popular songs at Lincoln Center with baritone Thomas Hampson, conductor John Nelson, and the Orchestra of St. Luke's.

Britten in 1968

Billy Budd (opera)

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Opera by Benjamin Britten to a libretto by the English novelist E. M. Forster and Eric Crozier, based on the short novel Billy Budd by Herman Melville.

Opera by Benjamin Britten to a libretto by the English novelist E. M. Forster and Eric Crozier, based on the short novel Billy Budd by Herman Melville.

Britten in 1968

Baritones who have sung the role of Billy Budd include Sir Thomas Allen, Sir Simon Keenlyside, Richard Stilwell, Dale Duesing, Nathan Gunn, Rod Gilfry, Bo Skovhus, Thomas Hampson, Teddy Tahu Rhodes, Peter Mattei, Jacques Imbrailo and Liam Bonner.

Des Knaben Wunderhorn (Mahler)

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The songs of Des Knaben Wunderhorn (The Boy’s Magic Horn) by Gustav Mahler are voice-and-piano and voice-and-orchestra settings of German folk poems chosen from a collection of the same name assembled by Achim von Arnim and Clemens Brentano and published by them, in heavily redacted form, between 1805 and 1808.

The songs of Des Knaben Wunderhorn (The Boy’s Magic Horn) by Gustav Mahler are voice-and-piano and voice-and-orchestra settings of German folk poems chosen from a collection of the same name assembled by Achim von Arnim and Clemens Brentano and published by them, in heavily redacted form, between 1805 and 1808.

The original piano versions were re-published in 1993 as part of the critical edition, edited by and Thomas Hampson.

Deutsche Grammophon DVD, 00440-073-4582

The Metropolitan Opera Gala 1991

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Four-hour concert staged by the Metropolitan Opera on 23 September 1991 to celebrate the 25th anniversary of its opening night in its second home at Lincoln Center.

Four-hour concert staged by the Metropolitan Opera on 23 September 1991 to celebrate the 25th anniversary of its opening night in its second home at Lincoln Center.

Deutsche Grammophon DVD, 00440-073-4582
Charles Anthony
Kathleen Battle
Plácido Domingo
Mirella Freni
Thomas Hampson
Sherrill Milnes
Leo Nucci
Anne Sofie von Otter
Luciano Pavarotti
Frederica von Stade
Birgitta Svendén
James Levine

14 (5:19) Aria (Figaro): "Largo al factotum" (Thomas Hampson)

Old American Songs

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Old American Songs are two sets of songs arranged by Aaron Copland in 1950 and 1952 respectively, after research in the Sheet Music Collection of the Harris Collection of American Poetry and Plays, in the John Hay Library at Brown University.

Old American Songs are two sets of songs arranged by Aaron Copland in 1950 and 1952 respectively, after research in the Sheet Music Collection of the Harris Collection of American Poetry and Plays, in the John Hay Library at Brown University.

Old American Songs have been recorded by many singers, notably mezzo-soprano Marilyn Horne and the baritones Sherill Milnes, Thomas Hampson, Bryn Terfel, and Thomas Quasthoff.