Mezzo-soprano Elizabeth DeShong has developed a reputation as “one of the most intelligent stage performers of her generation (Opera News).” Lauded equally for her musicianship and commanding stage presence, she has established herself as a regular on concert and operatic stages worldwide.
The 2022-2023 season marks DeShong’s return to San Francisco Opera, where she will debut the role of ‘Octavia’ in the world premiere of John Adams’ “Antony and Cleopatra”. 2023 includes a tour of Handel’s Alcina (Bradamante) with Les Musiciens du Louvre and Marc Minkowski, followed by her Dallas Opera debut as ‘Dorabella’ in Mozart’s “Cosi fan tutte” ...
Messiah, HWV 56: No. 6, Air "'But who may abide the day of his coming!" (Mezzo-soprano) · Sir Andrew Davis · Toronto Symphony Orchestra · Elizabeth DeShong
Conductor: Sir Andrew Davis; Orchestra: Toronto Symphony Orchestra; Mezzo Soprano Vocals: Elizabeth DeShong; Composer: George Frideric Handel