Renée Lynn Fleming
February 14, 1959
Indiana, Pennsylvania, U.S.
|Alma mater||SUNY Potsdam (BA) • Eastman School of Music (MA) • Juilliard School|
|Occupation||Opera singer (lyric soprano)|
(m. 1989; div. 2000)
Tim Jessell (m. 2011)
Her best known roles include Countess Almaviva in Mozart's Le nozze di Figaro, Desdemona in Verdi's Otello, Violetta in Verdi's La traviata, the title role in Dvořák's Rusalka, the title role in Massenet's Manon, the title role in Massenet's Thaïs, the title role in Richard Strauss's Arabella, the Marschallin in Der Rosenkavalier, and the Countess in Capriccio.
References[change | change source]
- Ronni Reich (2012-01-22). "New roles, and teenage daughters, keep soprano Renee Fleming on a learning curve". The Star-Ledger. Retrieved 2018-06-02.
- Tommasini, Anthony: "For a Wary Soprano, Slow and Steady Wins the Race", The New York Times, September 14, 1997