Arts
10:33 am
Mon April 8, 2013

"Celebration: Stephanie Blythe Meets Kate Smith" on Live From Lincoln Center airs Friday, April 19th

Stephanie Blythe’s rich, commanding mezzo-soprano voice has captivated audiences in many of the world’s great opera houses. This concert, part of Lincoln Center’s American Songbook series, features an up-close look at works made famous by the late Kate Smith, whose voice helped both to comfort and galvanize the nation during World War II.

"Celebration: Stephanie Blythe Meets Kate Smith" on Live From Lincoln Ccnter can be seen on Friday, April 19th on channel 3.

Opera star Stephanie Blythe has long been a champion of American song. Here she pays tribute to Kate Smith, a beloved singer whose stirring and resilient voice helped to comfort the nation during World War II. The program was taped during Lincoln Center’s American Songbook series.