Denyce Graves

Oct 6, 2011

Denyce Graves Mezzo Soprano opera singer Denyce Graves has had a career that has taken her to some of the greatest opera houses around the world, and has led critics to make such statements as this: "if the human voice has the power to move you, you will be touched by Denyce Graves." She's in Charlotte this week, where she'll take the stage in Opera Carolina's production of Il Trovatore (The Troubadour), but before that, she'll join us for the hour. Guest Denyce Graves - Mezzo Soprano, Internationally-known opera singer, in town to do a master class and perform with Opera Carolina in Il Trovatore Graves will hold a Master's Class on the Belk Stage at Blumenthal Performing Arts Center, Oct. 16th, 3-6pm. The public is invited to watch. Info at 704-332-7177 ext. 218 Add and read comments Habanera from Carmen, the role Denyce Graves is best known for. Denyce sings The Lord's Prayer in front of President Bush and all the living past presidents at the National Service of Prayer and Remembrance following 9/11. Denyce singing a lullaby to Elmo on Sesame Street. (It's also a well-known melody from Carmen with an accompaniment from some muppets.)