is pleased to invite you to a luncheon with special guest
Join us as Jeanne Ireland, a star lauded by the press for her colorful and buxom voice and honest character portrayal, opens up to us about her life as a mezzo soprano. Listen as she shares her inspiring story about how from a very young age music became a constant companion in her life, influencing her choice for a higher education in music, ultimately leading to her rising career as a world-renowned opera singer.
Jeanne will talk to us about the life-changing experience of the two year training program at the l'Academie de l'Opera de Paris whose main mission is to help young professionals further perfect their know-how. From her vast experience on stages throughout the world, singing a myriad of characters, to her love of Paris and her dreams for the future, don't miss this opportunity to listen to a prima donna who has graciously accepted to sing us an aria, or two, live, following the luncheon!
Jeanne Ireland, born and raised in Colorado, received a Bachelor of Music and Performance Certificate from the University of Denver, and a Masters from Northwestern University. Between her degrees, Jeanne sang in the chorus of the Houston Grand Opera.
Since joining the Académie de l’Opéra national de Paris in 2017, Jeanne has sung in six productions of the l’Opéra National de Paris, in addition to recitals and productions within the studio, and an evening with the Orchestre Philharmonique de Radio France for Bernstein’s Songfest. Most notably, Jeanne sang the title role in Ravel’s L’Enfant et les sortilèges, and that of Annio in Mozart's La Clemenza di Tito.
Register now for the chance to listen to the recipient of the prestigious Shoshanna Foundation Grant talk about the exciting life of an opera star slated to sing the role of Rosette in the upcoming Jules Massenet production of Manon at the l'Opera de Paris (February 5-26, 2022).
Wednesday, February 16th, 2022
Cercle de l'Union Interalliée
33, rue du Faubourg Saint-Honoré
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Friday, February 11th, 2022
Tenue de ville.
The Cercle de l’Union Interalliée requires men to wear jacket and tie. Jeans and sports shoes are not permitted.
Per the current French government guidelines, the "pass vaccinal" is required for entrance into the Cercle de l'Union Interalliée.
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