- September 15, 2009
By San Francisco Classical Voice (Serinus)
9/15/09: San Francisco Classical Voice (Jason Victor Serinus)
After several decades of championing American art song, baritone Thomas Hampson refuses to let the major label slowdown hold him back. Instead, he’s started the Thomas Hampson Media label, and launched a full-out multimedia American song assault, as well.
Wondrous Free: Song of America II (THM 5432), his first recording on his label, showcases familiar and lesser-known American songs written between 1759 and 1982.
- June 1, 2009
By 21C Media Group
Thomas Hampson’s 2009 “Song of America” Project, in Collaboration with the Library of Congress, Celebrates the 250th Anniversary of the First American Song.
Hampson Gives Twelve “Song of America” Recitals between July 2009 and February 2010 and Sings Orchestral Concerts with American Songs at Summer Festivals and with the New York Philharmonic.
- February 11, 2009
By Opus 3 Artists
In 2009 Thomas Hampson will continue his acclaimed "Song of America" project and collaboration with the Library of Congress with a shore-to-shore celebration of American song that will also recognize the 250th anniversary of the first published art song in America.