The Venetian Arts Society celebrates opera legend Sherrill Milnes with two special events on January 16th and 17th: a Sherrill Milnes Tribute and A Conversation with Sherrill Milnes. On January 16th at 6pm, the famed baritone shares the greatest moments of his career with Master of Ceremonies Jason Hughes, Former General Manager Classical South Florida 89.7 FM, performers make tribute to his legacy in a salon concert at the Pompano Beach Cultural Center. Tickets are $35.00 for Venetian Arts Society members and $50 general admission.
Arizona Opera hosts the legendary Sherrill Milnes for a public masterclass at the Opera Center Black Box Theater. Sherrill Milnes, one of the greatest interpreters of the operatic repertoire and a definitive interpreter of Scarpia in Puccini’s Tosca, will present a working session with the Marion Roose Pullin Studio Artists. This great behind the scenes look at the art of singing is the perfect way to explore the art of singing and learn from one of its great masters.
The masterclass will be given on Wednesday, November 15th, two days prior to opening night of Tosca at Arizona Opera.
World-famous operatic baritone Sherrill Milnes and his wife, soprano Maria Zouves, will hold a series of public lectures and masterclasses during their first visit to the University in 13 years. Milnes, a 1957 Drake alumnus, and Zouves last visited the University in 2006; their current visit is scheduled for Thursday, Sept. 28, and Friday, Sept. 29…