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December performances

In December, Thomas Hampson will sing a recital in Amsterdam, join Luca Pisaroni for a No Tenors Allowed concert in Würth, and travel to Seoul to sing with Sumi Jo at Lotte Concert Hall.

See Thomas Hampson live
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See Thomas Hampson live

December performances

Biography

Thomas Hampson, America’s foremost baritone, hails from Spokane, Washington. He has received many honors and awards for his probing artistry and cultural leadership. He enjoys a singular international career as an opera singer, recording artist, and “ambassador of song,” maintaining an active interest in research, education, musical outreach, and technology. Comprising more than 150 albums, his discography includes winners of a Grammy Award, five Edison Awards, and the Grand Prix du Disque. Through the Hampsong Foundation which he founded in 2003 he employs the art of song to promote intercultural dialogue and understanding.

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Song of America- Beyond Liberty

Guiding audiences through centuries of stories using personal anecdotes, historical monologues, and readings of his favorite poetry, Thomas Hampson shares in celebrating America’s history of song with audiences of all ages.

Developed with stage director Francesca Zambello and writer Royce Vavrek, the Song of America: Beyond Liberty tour will travel to all 50 states, as well as Washington D.C. and Puerto Rico.

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Philanthropy

Thomas Hampson enjoys a singular international career as an opera singer, recording artist and “ambassador of song,” maintaining an active interest in research, education, musical outreach and technology.

Through the Hampsong Foundation, which he founded in 2003, he employs the art of song to promote intercultural dialogue and understanding.

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Mentorship

Working with premiere international venues, festivals, and schools, Thomas Hampson is guiding the next generation of young artists through in-person master classes, distance learning, workshops, seminars, and collaborative performances.

Annual engagements include events at the Heidelberger Frühling (Heidelberg Spring Music Festival), Manhattan School of Music, and Berlin's Boulez Saal.

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See Thomas Live

Recital

Amsterdam

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Muziekgebouw

Wolfram Rieger, piano

No Tenors Allowed

Würth

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Carmen Würth Forum

Martin Panteleev, conductor
Thomas Hampson, baritone
Luca Pisaroni, bass-baritone

Works by Mozart, Verdi, Rossini, Lehár, Rodgers, Berlin and others.

Concert with Sumi Jo

Seoul

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Lotte Concert Hall

Sumi Jo, soprano

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