Marilyn Horne's Diamond Anniversary Gala

Sat, 11/21/2009 - 3:30pm - 5:00pm

Pictured: Marilyn Horne

Photo Credit: marilynhornefdn.org

Tune in to celebrate the American mezzo-soprano's long and illustrious career.

Nearly 50 years ago, American mezzo-soprano Marilyn Horne won the hearts of opera lovers around the world.  This concert gala celebrates her long and illustrious career, and the foundation she created to nurture and champion young singers. Special guests include Renee Fleming, Dame Joan Sutherland, Carol Burnett, Harry Belafonte and Florence Henderson.  Emcees for the event are Met stars Frederica von Stade and Samuel Ramey. Hosted by Performance Today‚Äôs Fred Child and Metropolitan Opera broadcast host Margaret Juntwait. Marilyn Horne's Diamond Anniversary Gala airs Saturday, November 21 at 3:30 p.m. on Classical 91.5/90.3/FM-HD 91.5-1.