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Recent Songs by Jake Heggie, Featuring Frederica von Stade Reviews

Temple Emanu-El (San Francisco, CA)

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Thomas O'Leary Red Velvet
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72 reviews
14 stars
attended May 11 2009

Absolutely an outstanding event with a raft of highly talented and accomplished singers and musicians. Thanks to the presenters for organizing such a very special offering. Anyone interested in spending an enjoyable evening out should sign up...continued

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9 reviews
1 stars
attended May 11 2009

Fantastic evening of incredible music! Jake continues to amaze w/ his inspired and often haunting melodies and the outstanding soloists really did his work justice. The instrumentalists accompanying the soloists did an excellent job as well.

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9 reviews
9 stars
attended May 11 2009

Jake Heggie served as a congenial host introducing his friends as well as accompanying almost all of the singers. All great voices and interpretations..
Music at Meyer is extremely well organized. It is a friendly and acoustically pleasing...continued

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8 reviews
3 stars
attended May 11 2009

A memorable evening; perhaps not entirely so, but the highlights were remarkably high. Jake Heggie's art songs showed breadth; from touching to hilarious. There were a number of vocalists, including the delightful Nicholas Phan and the...continued

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1 review
0 stars
attended May 11 2009

It was a very interesting evening with Mr. Heggie. Our only problem was that the concert was somewhat falsely advertised as featuring Frederica von Stade rather more than she was. Admittedly her duets with her co-star from "Three December's" was...continued

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attended May 11 2009

This was an exquisite concert. It was so clear that all of the performers loved the music they were singing; this came across in their vibrant delivery and tone. I thought Cathy Cook deserved that standing ovation for Statuesque; her voice was so...continued

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