Video Published: 25 Apr 2017

Renée Fleming in Conversation

Meet soprano Renée Fleming as she recounts milestones in her journey to the world’s greatest stages.

Originally recorded on April 25, 2017, at 7:00 p.m. at OPERA America's National Opera Center in New York City as part of OPERA America Onstage.

About Renée Fleming

One of the most beloved and celebrated musical ambassadors of our time, soprano Renée Fleming captivates audiences with her sumptuous voice, consummate artistry and compelling stage presence. At a White House ceremony in 2013, the president awarded her the National Medal of Arts, America's highest honor for an individual artist. Known as "the people's diva" and winner of the 2013 Grammy Award for Best Classical Vocal Solo, Fleming continues to grace the world's greatest opera stages and concert halls, now extending her reach to include other musical forms and media.

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.