The incomparable soprano Jessye Norman brings her sumptuous sound and joy of singing to Davies Symphony Hall. Promising an unforgettable evening, the five-time Grammy® award and 2009 National Medal of the Arts winner Jessye Norman takes the stage for a one-night-only performance of classics from the American Songbook.
The San Francisco Symphony does not perform on this program.
Jessye Norman's American Songbook
Songs by Arlen, Rodgers & Hammerstein, Weill, Ellington
Concert length is approximately 2 hours.
Read a Letter from Jessye Norman
In a letter to her San Francisco audience, Jessye Norman shares her passion for the folk and spiritual music that is "the very food of life," and was an integral part of the Civil Rights movement of the 1950s and 60s. Read "A Note from Jessye Norman".
Fri, Aug 9, 2013 at 7:30pm
Davies Symphony Hall
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