Renee Fleming http://wrti.org en Renee Fleming and Yannick: The Met Opera on WRTI, Dvorak's RUSALKA, Feb. 8, 1 PM http://wrti.org/post/renee-fleming-and-yannick-met-opera-wrti-dvoraks-rusalka-feb-8-1-pm <p>The great <a href="http://wrti.org/post/super-bowl-soprano-renee-fleming-returns-her-day-job"><strong>Renée Fleming</strong> </a>returns to one of her signature roles, singing the enchanting “Song to the Moon” in Dvorák’s soulful fairy-tale opera. Tenor <strong>Piotr Beczala</strong> co-stars as the Prince, Dolora Zajick is Ježibaba, and our very own Philadelphia Orchestra maestro <strong>Yannick Nézet-Séguin</strong> is on the podium. <strong>Saturday, February 8, 1 to 5 pm on WRTI.</strong></p><p>http://youtu.be/trfLkYpOglA</p> Fri, 07 Feb 2014 22:12:25 +0000 WRTI Staff 6983 at http://wrti.org Renee Fleming and Yannick: The Met Opera on WRTI, Dvorak's RUSALKA, Feb. 8, 1 PM Super Bowl Soprano Renee Fleming Returns To Her "Day Job" http://wrti.org/post/super-bowl-soprano-renee-fleming-returns-her-day-job <p></p><p></p><p></p><p></p><p><span style="background-color:rgba(255,255,255,0)">Singing at The Metropolitan Opera rarely means just returning to "business as usual." But - for soprano Renee Fleming, the&nbsp;</span>worldwide audience for the<span style="background-color:rgba(255,255,255,0)">&nbsp;<span class="aBn" data-term="goog_852301713" tabindex="0"><span class="aQJ">February 8th</span></span> Met Opera radio broadcast and HD simulcast in which she stars will be small change compared to the millions who watched her recent pre-Super Bowl performance. </span></p> Fri, 07 Feb 2014 09:49:54 +0000 Jim Cotter 6979 at http://wrti.org Super Bowl Soprano Renee Fleming Returns To Her "Day Job" Guess Who's Singing The National Anthem At The Super Bowl? http://wrti.org/post/guess-whos-singing-national-anthem-super-bowl She's probably not among your first, or second, or 10th, or 20th-round guesses, but the NFL <a href="http://www.nfl.com/news/story/0ap2000000316164/article/renee-fleming-to-sing-national-anthem-at-super-bowl-xlviii" target="_blank">just announced</a> that American soprano <a href="http://www.npr.org/artists/15656760/renee-fleming" target="_blank">Renee Fleming</a> will sing the national anthem at Super Bowl XLVIII on Feb. 2.<p>Fleming is the first-ever opera singer to be given the honor. Thu, 30 Jan 2014 12:23:35 +0000 Anastasia Tsioulcas 6926 at http://wrti.org Guess Who's Singing The National Anthem At The Super Bowl? Lyric Opera of Chicago: Renee Fleming In Previn's A STREETCAR NAMED DESIRE, July 6, 1 PM http://wrti.org/post/lyric-opera-chicago-renee-fleming-previns-streetcar-named-desire-july-6-1-pm <p>“Who wants real? I know I don’t want it. I want magic!” Blanche DuBois—the fading southern belle who retreats into fantasy to escape from the brutal reality in which she’s forced to live. She’s a wounded, haughty, vulnerable, delusional misfit—a woman who won’t face the sensual side of herself and yet always succumbs to it. And when she moves in with her sister Stella and her sexually ruthless husband Stanley—worlds explode.</p> Sat, 06 Jul 2013 19:09:39 +0000 WRTI Staff 6166 at http://wrti.org Lyric Opera of Chicago: Renee Fleming In Previn's A STREETCAR NAMED DESIRE, July 6, 1 PM Sopranos Renee Fleming and Kiri Te Kanawa http://wrti.org/post/sopranos-renee-fleming-and-kiri-te-kanawa <p>Archival interviews with two legendary sopranos: Renee Fleming and Kiri Te Kanawa</p> Sat, 20 Nov 2010 18:05:00 +0000 Jim Cotter 2446 at http://wrti.org Sopranos Renee Fleming and Kiri Te Kanawa Renee Fleming: the Age of the Diva http://wrti.org/post/renee-fleming-age-diva <p>The entire program with Renee Fleming, We'll also listen to songs from her latest CD Homage--The Age of the Diva.</p> Sat, 20 Jan 2007 21:50:00 +0000 Jim Cotter 1857 at http://wrti.org Viva la Diva! http://wrti.org/post/viva-la-diva <p>Viva la Diva! Renee Fleming, Kiri Te Kanawa. CultureFiles: Marian Anderson Historical Residence and Museum. Clue:"What makes a good voice, a great voice?"</p> Sat, 24 Jun 2006 19:54:00 +0000 Jim Cotter 1697 at http://wrti.org