Video Published: 16 Mar 2017

Thomas Hampson in Conversation

Meet baritone Thomas Hampson as he recounts milestones in his journey to the world’s greatest stages.

Originally recorded on March 16, 2017, at 7:00 p.m. at OPERA America's National Opera Center in New York City as part of OPERA America Onstage.

About Thomas Hampson

Thomas Hampson, one of America's foremost baritones, enjoys a singular international career as an opera singer and recording artist while maintaining an active interest in research, education, musical outreach and technology. Hampson was recently inducted into the American Academy of Arts and Sciences, and he has won worldwide recognition for thoughtfully researched and creatively constructed programs, as well as for his rich discography of more than 150 albums. Through the Hampsong Foundation, which he founded in 2003, he employs the art of song to promote intercultural dialogue and understanding.

The Conversations series is generously supported, in part, by public funds from the New York City Department of Cultural Affairs in partnership with the City Council.