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Royce Hall at UCLA
340 Royce Drive Los Angeles, CA 90095
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4.3 / 5 Rated by 12 members
Review from april
46 events 20 reviews

What an inspiring evening with a truly great artist! Her artistry may be matched by a few on planet Earth, but not surpassed. If you have the opportunity to see her perform, do yourself a favor and get off your couch and GO! I promise, you will...continued

reviewed May 08 2008 report as inappropriate
Review from Soleil2015
35 events 8 reviews

I must say I didn't think I could love/enjoy Jessye Norman any more than I do. But last night she brought the house down, with 3 standing ovations. She was phenomenal and is truly a national treasure. I thank Goldstar for offering tickets!

reviewed May 08 2008 report as inappropriate
Review from Dcf
16 events 5 reviews

JN is a wondrous talent and one-of-a- kind gal. The pianist was very good and one could hear occasional sounds of old from our lady. Unfortunately,a good deal of the rep was rather on the strange side and she now has major intonation problems. One...continued

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“This is an amazing voice, a catalogue of all that is virtuous in singing.” —New York Times
“The immensity of her voice struck like a thunderbolt… it was like an eruption of primal power." —Jerusalem Post


One of those once-in-a-generation singers who has never followed in the footsteps of others, soprano Jessye Norman continues to build upon her own rich legacy as she brings joy, passion and her opulent sound to innovative recital performances and operatic portrayals around the world.

A 2006 recipient of the Grammy Awards’ Lifetime Achievement Award, Norman returns to Royce Hall after a breathtaking sold-out performance in 2005, performing an uplifting program celebrating love and the four seasons, including works by Brahms, Mahler, Schoenberg, Messiaen, Gershwin, Kurt Weill, Joseph Kosma, Richard Danielpour and more.

Accompanist: Mark Markham, piano

<em>Company</em> Shen Yun: <em>Experience a Divine Culture</em> Lionel Richie & Mariah Carey St. Paddy's Trackside Celebration Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater <em>Night of Destruction</em>