Thomas Hampson - 12 CD set "AutographSold by Opéra National de Paris
DescriptionAutograph is a new collection of box sets, from the EMI, ERATO and TELDEC catalogs.
Each box set is dedicated to an artist, and provides a biographical overview through a number of thematic CDs.
The content of each box set is personally selected by the artist himself, and it also includes a recent interview.
On his 60th birthday, Thomas Hampson is arguably the greatest baritone since the retirement of Dietrich Fischer-Dieskau.
Like his illustrious predecessor, he has sung and recorded in all styles - opera, operetta, lied, melody, musical -, all eras and all languages - Mozart, Verdi, Wagner, Gounod... with the same happiness, so powerful and clear is his voice, his unparalleled technique, and his magnetic presence. Thomas Hampson imposes his elegant and powerful baritone for over 30 years 12th CD is an interview dating from 2014. A superb tribute set from one of the very first lyric artists of our time.
- Technical specification
- Boxed set of 12 CDs