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One of opera's greatest performers Jessye Norman joins Charlotte Green to discuss her life and career.
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Jessye Norman has been described as “one of those once-in-a-generation singers who is not simply following in the footsteps of others, but is staking out her own niche in the history of singing.”
Charlotte Green talks to Jessye Norman about her career, the music of Richard Strauss on the occasion of his 150th anniversary, and her new memoir, Stand Up Straight and Sing! and what advice she might have for aspiring young singers.