ASW Artist Session with Jessica Ann Best - Zurich
Join us on Wednesday, the 15th of July at 21:00 CET (21:00 Zurich, 20:00 London, 15:00 New York) on Mixcloud, where Jessica Ann Best will be dominating the stage as a powerful Mezzo Soprano artist performing jazz music for you to enjoy from the comfort of your own home.
Tune in on the following Mixcloud link https://www.mixcloud.com/live/ASMALLWORLD on Wednesday, the 22nd of July at 21:00 CET (21:00 Zurich, 20:00 London, 15:00 New York), prepare yourself a drink, and get ready for an unmissable performance! See you there!
13 members and guests from 11 cities attended
Best is a diverse cross-disciplinary artist, performing nationwide in opera, musical theater, concert, oratorio, recital and jazz. Known for her interpretations and versatility; Best has premiered many new works including: Mrs. Otis and Madeline Gordon Getty’s The Canterville Ghost and Usher House at LA Opera, The Stepmother in Anton Coppola’s, Lady Swanwhite with Opera Tampa, International Carol Suites by Mark Hayes at Carnegie Hall, the roles of Bessie and Mary Rivers in Louis Karchin’s Jane Eyre, with The Center for Contemporary Opera, and the title role in Alice Ryley, by Michael Ching, at the Savannah Voice Festival. Ms. Best appears in two roles on the Naxos recording of Jane Eyre.
Best opened the 2020 season in a Broadway concert with the New Jersey Festival Orchestra under the director of Maestro David Wroe. Best joins the Miami Classical Music Festival on their Musical Extravaganza At Sea; as their leading guest artist. She makes her debut with Syracuse Opera as the Old Woman in Candide this February, and joins the New York State Ballet for An Evening of Duke Ellington. Best recently made her Birdland debut in The Lineup with Susie Mosher and has toured with the gypsy jazz ensemble, Velvet Caravan, and has been a featured artist with The Savannah Music Festival and The Savannah Voice Festival. Best returns to The Savannah Voice Festival in 2020 in the title role of Angelina in La Cenerentola. She will perform selections from Carmen in Binghamton, NY at the end of February and be featured artist at THE VOICE Gala in honor of Sherrill Milnes. Last summer she performed the First Prioress in Dialogues of the Carmelites at the Savannah Voice Festival under the baton of Maestro Andrew Bisantz and direction of Fabrizio Melano. She has performed with The Buffalo Philharmonic Orchestra, The Florida Orchestra, The Santa Fe Opera, Opera Tampa, Gotham Chamber Opera, Nickel City Opera, and Finger Lakes Opera.
"Forming an entertainment-based company is the natural evolution of my passion to make opera accessible and personalized. Our team looks forward to delivering the highest quality performances as well as virtual live streaming events."-Victoria Miningham, Founder of Victoria Opera House
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- Prepare yourself a refreshing drink and get ready to dance!
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