Pretty Yende, Soprano | Candler Concert Series | Part of the 2021–2022 Candler
From the venue:
Making her Atlanta debut for a solo recital, South African soprano Pretty Yende is known for her acclaimed operatic and solo performances worldwide and critically lauded discography. Yende’s magnetic charm has captivated audiences at nearly all of the major opera houses of the world, including the Royal Opera House, Covent Garden, Opéra National de Paris, Metropolitan Opera, and Teatro alla Scala in Milan. Recent solo recital performances include Oper Frankfurt, the Opernhaus Zürich, Smetana Hall in Prague, the Barbican in London, and Carnegie Hall in New York.
Please Note: Pretty Yende will remove her face mask while singing. This exception to Emory’s COVID-19 face-covering policy was approved by the Emory Environmental Health and Safety Office. In addition to the safety precautions already in place, the first several rows of Emerson Concert Hall will not be seated for this performance.