Dawn Upshaw

(b. 1960)

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(b Nashville, Tenn., 1960).

Amer. soprano. Sang title‐role in f. Amer. p. of Hindemith's Sancta Susanna at Manhattan Sch., 1983. Spoleto Fest. (USA) 1984 (Echo in Ariadne auf Naxos). Débuts: NY Met 1985; Salzburg Fest. 1986; London 1990 (Prom.). Created Clemence in Saariaho's L'amour de loin, Salzburg 2000. Soloist in celebrated recording of Gorécki's 3rd Sym.

Subjects: Opera.

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