Renee Fleming

Renee Fleming : The Inner Voice

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The Inner Voice traces Renee Fleming's path to maturity and success as an artist, from her youth as the child of two singing teacher parents through her years at New York's world famous Julliard School, from her struggles to establish her career to her international success. Her articulate and candid book is the most revelatory examination yet of a performing life, a luminous self-portrait of a contemporary artist and an inspirational work for singers, listeners and music-lovers alike.show more

Product details

  • Paperback | 244 pages
  • 144 x 226 x 24mm | 358.34g
  • Ebury Publishing
  • Virgin Books
  • London, United Kingdom
  • English
  • New edition
  • New edition
  • 0753511916
  • 9780753511916
  • 2,101,049

About Renee Fleming

Renee Fleming has been pre-eminent in the opera world since 1991 and now takes title roles in all the great opera houses worldwide from her native New York Metropolitan Opera through La Scala and Bayreuth to our own Glyndebourne and Covent Garden.show more

Back cover copy

'It all comes down to two little pieces of cartilage in my throat. Those vocal cords - delicate, mysterious, slightly unpredictable - have taken me to unimaginable places.' Renee Fleming is the most celebrated and prominent soprano of the 21st century. With a consummately beautiful voice, striking interpretative talents and compelling artistry she has captivated audiences throughout the world. The Inner Voice traces Renee Fleming's path to maturity and success as an artist, from her youth as the child of two singing teacher parents through her years at New York's world famous Julliard School, from her struggles to establish her career to her international success. Her articulate and candid book is the most revelatory examination yet of a performing life, a luminous self-portrait of a contemporary artist and an inspirational work for singers, listeners and music-lovers alike.show more

Review Text

"written from the inside on how it feels to be a world-class singer..."show more

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