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Vocal Rising Stars

Steven Blier’s Decade of Song at Caramoor with Schwab Vocal Rising Stars.

Originally published in Caramoor’s Fall 2017 – Spring 2018 Program Book

In celebration of the tenth year of Caramoor’s Schwab Vocal Rising Stars mentoring program, Artistic Director Steven Blier looks back on some of the most memorable performances and breakthroughs as well as what it take to construct a successful program.

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A Rich History of Beautiful Singing at Caramoor

By Vivien Schweitzer
Originally appeared in the 2017 Summer Season Program Book

Since the founding two decades ago of a summer program dedicated to early 19th century Italian opera, the beautiful Caramoor estate has become a sort of Bel Canto Bayreuth. Many local opera fans have made an annual summer pilgrimage to hear rising stars and established artists perform repertory staples and rarities by Rossini, Bellini, Donizetti, and Verdi.

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