Deborah Voigt

American operatic soprano Deborah Voigt performs in opera houses and concert halls around the world.

American operatic soprano Deborah Voigt performs in opera houses and concert halls around the world. She is especially known for her performances in the operas of Richard Wagner and Richard Strauss, as well as some of the greatest heroines of Italian opera. An active recitalist and performer of Broadway standards and popular songs, Voigt has released numerous albums. She also appears regularly, as both performer and host, in the Metropolitan Opera’s The Met: Live in HD series.

Deborah Voigt appears in the following:

Part 3 - The Enigma of Richard Strauss

Wednesday, June 11, 2014

Strauss was a very private man, and many felt he wore a mask in public, never showing his true self. In this final segment of our three-part series, we attempt to pull back the mask and see the man himself.

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Part 2 - Strong Women Dominate Strauss Operas

Tuesday, June 10, 2014

Strauss's operas centered around their female stars, which include Salome, Elektra and Der Rosenkavalier. This second segment of a three-part series explores the female protagonist in Strauss.

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Part 1 - Epic Tales Well Told: Strauss's Tone Poems

Monday, June 09, 2014

Strauss first came to international attention for his tone poems, those colorful, sometimes decidedly non-PC symphonic works that portray moods, events and characters.

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Music is a Holy Art: A Richard Strauss Celebration

Sunday, June 08, 2014

In celebration of the 150th anniversary of Richard Strauss's birth, this hour-long special explores his dedication to his art, as reflected in his grand orchestral works and his unforgettable operas.

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Soprano to Soprano, with Deborah Voigt and Diana Damrau

Saturday, May 03, 2014

This Saturday at 12:30 pm on WQXR, guest host Deborah Voigt has a tête-à-tête with soprano Diana Damrau about vocal color, career choices and singing "My Fair Lady" in German.

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