Frederica Von Stade on Her Career, Her Legacy and Her Decision to Retire
Monday, April 19, 2010
In the music world, there are great singers and there are beloved singers. Mezzo soprano Frederica Von Stade happens to be both.
This Thursday night Von Stade--or "Flicka," as she's known--will retire from the New York stage with a farewell recital at Carnegie Hall. Morning host Jeff Spurgeon talks with Flicka about her career, her legacy and why she is choosing to retire now.