A SINGER'S SUITCASE
Experience the transcendent glory of "Messiah" in Sir Andrew Davis' majestic, must-hear edition of Handel's beloved classic, featuring the Toronto Symphony Orchestra, the Toronto Mendelssohn Choir, Erin Wall, Elizabeth DeShong, Andrew Staples, and John Relyea.
"...an unbuttoned yet colourful assemblage that stands apart from the 19th-century revamps by Mozart and Goossens." - The Toronto Star
DeShong returns to Lyric Opera of Chicago for Bellini's Norma
January 28th - February 24th, 2017
The absolute pinnacle for any prima donna with the technical prowess, sumptuous voice, and dramatic fire to master its perilous challenges, Norma stands as a crowning jewel of the bel canto repertoire. This timeless story of love betrayed runs the gamut of emotions from loyalty and passion to jealousy, revenge, and redemption.
A Singer's Suitcase
"As a professional opera singer, I spend the majority of each year away from home. With luggage, camera, and scores in hand, I take off to different parts of the world to make music. With this blog, I hope to create a daily reminder that with travel you always take away more than you arrived with, but the most important of these things can't be put in a suitcase." -Elizabeth