Barbara Hendricks

(b. 1948)

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(b Stephens, Ark., 1948).

Won Geneva int. comp. 1971. Opera début NY 1973 in V. Thomson's Four Saints in Three Acts, followed by concert tour of Eur. Débuts: S. Francisco 1974; Glyndebourne 1974; Carnegie Hall 1975; CG 1982; NY Met 1986; Salzburg Fest. 1977. Sang Mimì in film of La bohème 1988. Concert appearances with most leading conds., and recitalist.

Subjects: Opera.

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