W4Women | The Wexford Ambassadors bring you 4 recitals by 4 renowned sopranos in 4 cities around the world.
Soprano Angela Meade, "one of today’s outstanding vocalists, excelling in the most demanding heroines of the 19th-century...", is the third of our Wexford Ambassadors. In the splendid surroundings of the Merkin Hall in New York, Angela, accompanied at the piano by Myra Huang, the program features music by Wagner, Meyerbeer and Amy Beach to celebrate the 70th Anniversary of our glorious Wexford Festival Opera.
“one of today’s outstanding vocalists, excelling in the most demanding heroines of the 19th-century...”
To mark the 70th anniversary of Wexford Festival Opera in 2022 and celebrate outstanding female artists, W4Women was a series of 4 recitals by 4 renowned sopranos from 4 cities from around the world. From Rome to Moscow, from New York to London, audiences had a chance to be part of this landmark celebration.
These concerts, performed by four leading female opera singers, was of the ways that the WFO 70th Anniversary was be marked both at home in Ireland and abroad, in-person and online. In the series, W4WOMEN are connected not only by their link to Wexford but a shared dedication to artistic excellence. Their mission is to spread the name of the Wexford Festival around the world.
Organised in conjunction with the Irish Embassies.