Anthony Roth Costanzo on Classical KC
Classical KC speaks with countertenor Anthony Roth Costanzo about breaking with vocal convention as well as his early struggles and successes. Plus, hear how he celebrates the beauty (and absurdity) of the operatic art form.
Anthony Roth Costanzo, countertenor
"Lascia ch'io pianga" from Rinaldo
"Vivi, tiranno, io t'ho scampato" from Rodelinda
by George Frideric Handel
by Philip Glass and David Byrne
"Hymn to the Sun" from Akhnaten
by Philip Glass
From the album ARC - Glass/Handel
Great Scott (Selections)
by Jake Heggie and Terrance McNally
Joyce DiDonato, Anthony Roth Costanzo, Ailyn Perez, Frederica von Stade and Nathan Gunn with the Orchestra and Chorus of The Dallas Opera
Patrick Summers, conductor
You can learn more about Anthony at anthonyrothcostanzo.com and you can learn about his Kansas City performance at hjseries.org.