Friday, January 21, 2011

Patrick D. McCoy: Sidney Outlaw in 'Ein deutsches Requiem' of Brahms, 4 pm Jan. 23, Bradley Hills Presbyterian Church

[Sidney Outlaw, baritone]

Patrick D. McCoy,, tells AfriClassical that baritone Sidney Outlaw,, will perform “with the Friday Morning Music Club Chorale and Orchestra with Webster Alexander Rogers Jr. conducting, in Brahms Ein Deutsches Requiem, on Sunday, January 23, 2011, at 4:00 pm, Bradley Hills Presbyterian Church, 6601 Bradley Blvd., Bethesda, MD.”

He adds that Sidney Outlaw won the “2010 Montserrat Caballé International Singing Competition in Zaragoza, Spain.” Patrick continues: “Outlaw has been praised by The New York Times as a 'terrific singer' and The Washington Post as 'possessing great potential to seize a world-class vocal career.' In April, he premiered the role of Frederick Douglass in Chain of Hope, a composition written specifically for his voice by noted composer Libby Larsen.

"Outlaw was presented in several international debuts, including Weimar, Germany, Tel Aviv, Israel and Frankfurt, Germany with the Frankfurt Radio Symphony Orchestra. Additionally, he was prize winner at Wigmore Hall Song Competition. Recently in 2009, he completed The Florida Grand Opera Young Artist Development Program. In 2005, Mr. Outlaw participated in the Young Artists Program at The Music Academy of the West. While there, he studied with the internationally renowned mezzo-soprano Marilyn Horne...

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