WQXR Presents ‘Serenata Italiana’ with Michael Fabiano
Originally Aired: Thursday October 9, 2014
WQXR presented an evening of Italian opera and song live in The Greene Space on October 7, featuring tenor Michael Fabiano, winner of the 2014 Richard Tucker Award.
A preview to the October 12 Richard Tucker Gala, the evening also featured performances by Richard Tucker Grant winners Jennifer Johnson Cano, mezzo-soprano, and Brandon Cedel, bass-baritone. Legendary soprano Renata Scotto made a guest appearance in conversation with WQXR’s Naomi Lewin, discussing her collaborations with Richard Tucker and her role as a master teacher imparting the traditions of Italian opera to a new generation of American opera singers.
Watch on-demand video of the entire conversation below: