Renee Fleming @ the Penthouse


Episode Info

"Renee Fleming @ the Penthouse" features the soprano performing operatic arias and folk songs at Lincoln Center's Stanley H. Kaplan Penthouse. The program's folk portion includes a medley titled "River Songs" ( "The Water Is Wide" and "Shenandoah"), accompanied by pianist Dave Grusin and guitarist Lee Ritenour. Fleming is also scheduled to perform scenes from Puccini's "La Boheme" and Massenet's "Manon," and songs by Strauss and Villa Lobos, backed by pianist Steven Blier. Also: the Orpheus Chamber Orchestra performs Bartok's "Romanian Folk Dances."