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Barbara Hendricks

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Barbara Hendricks

African-American operatic soprano and concert singer add

Category: Music

Born in 1948.

Countries: France (20%), (20%), Europe (13%)

Education: undef.

Main connections: Amos Gitai, Edith Mathis, Kofi Annan

Linked to: Juilliard School, EMI, La Scala

 

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Barbara Hendricks was born in 1948 add something


1974

In 1974, Hendricks made her professional operatic debut in Europe at the Glyndebourne Festival and in America at the San Francisco Opera add something


1977

Hendricks has lived in Europe since 1977, and in Switzerland in Basel since 1985 add something


1981

L'infedelta delusa - Antal Dorati recorded the opera with the Lausanne Chamber Orchestra and Edith Mathis, Barbara Hendricks, Michael Devlin, and Claes-Håkan Ahnsjö in 1981


 

In 1986, Hendricks was made a Commandeur of the Ordre des Arts et des Lettres; in 1992 she was awarded the rank of Chevalier of the Légion d'honneur add something


1987

She was named UNHCR Goodwill Ambassador in 1987 and performs special tasks for that organization add something


1991

In 1991 and 1993 Hendricks gave two concerts in the war-torn formerly Yugoslavian cities of Dubrovnik and Sarajevo add something


1994

Montreux Jazz Festival - Hendricks performs jazz music and made her jazz debut at the Montreux Jazz Festival in 1994 add something


1995

Hendricks has appeared on film as Mimì in "La bohème", and in 1995 she sang the role of Anne Truelove in the Swedish film "Rucklarens väg", an adaptation of Stravinsky's opera "The Rake's Progress" add something


1998

In 1998 she founded the Barbara Hendricks Foundation for Peace and Reconciliation, which seeks to facilitate reconciliation where conflicts have already occurred add something

 

In 1998 she sang Liu in the historical performance of "Turandot" at the Forbidden City in Beijing add something


 

In 2000, she was awarded the Prince of Asturias award for the Arts add something

 

Since 2000, she has been a member of the Council of the Foundation for the Refugee Education Trust add something


2001

In 2001 she performed at the Nobel Prize ceremony in Oslo at the invitation of Nobel Peace Prize Laureate Kofi Annan add something

 

In 2001, Hendricks received the Lions Clubs International award for the work of her foundation add something


2002

In May 2002, she performed at the East Timor Independence Day Ceremony add something


2006

In January 2006, she left EMI, and created the new label Arte Verum for which she records exclusively add something


2007

In 2007, she appeared in the film "Disengagement" by Amos Gitai and starring Juliette Binoche add something


2009

Strasbourg Music Festival - The 3rd Concours d'Art Lyrique , was presided over by Barbara Hendricks, and took place from 8 to 12 June 2009


2015

In 2015, Hendricks received the honorary degree Doctor of Fine Arts from the University of Nebraska-Lincoln add something


2018

In 2018, Hendricks sang "La Marseillaise" with the Choir of the French Army at the internment ceremony of Simone Veil in the Panthéon add something

 

Amos Gitai - On October 8th 2018, the Philharmonie de Paris presents "Yitzhak Rabin Chronicle of an Assassination" created in Avignon in 2016, with Barbara Hendricks, Yael Abecassis, Sarah Adler, Gavriel Lipkind , Edna Stern

 

Amos Gitai - On October 8, 2018, the Philharmonie de Paris presents "Yitzhak Rabin Chronicle of an Assassination" created in Avignon in 2016, with Barbara Hendricks, Yael Abecassis, Sarah Adler, Gavriel Lipkind , Edna Stern