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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.
Get a peak into rehearsal with 2017’s Schwab Vocal Rising Stars.
This year’s five Schwab Vocal Rising Stars are Christine Taylor Price, soprano, Hannah Dishman, mezzo-soprano, Jack Swanson, tenor, Benjamin Dickerson, baritone, and HoJae Lee, piano. For one intensive week these young artists participate in a residency of daily coaching, rehearsals, and workshops with mentors Steven Blier, Artistic Director for Vocal Rising Stars; Michael Barrett; and guest teaching artists; culminating in public performances.
The popular music of decades past carries a timeless romance rarely found amongst the autotune-heavy pop hits of today. Whether on the screen, on the stage, or in the dark corners of a crowded lounge, the longing, joy, and passion of a Gershwin showstopper or Sondheim ballad still catches us, rapt, and begs us to listen. Read more