Tuesday, December 6, 2011

Patrick D. McCoy: 'An interview with soprano Marquita Lister, 2011 Recipient, The Victory Award'

[Marquita Lister (Photo: Devon Cass)]

Patrick D. McCoy, Host
The African American Voice in Classical Music
An interview with soprano:

Internationally acclaimed opera singer
2011 Recipient, *The Victory Award

THURSDAY, DECEMBER 8, 2011 at Noon

When illness threatened to end her career and life, soprano Marquita Lister did not give up. The internationally acclaimed soprano speaks with Patrick D. McCoy about her triumphant return to singing and her recent recognition at the 25th Anniversary Victory Awards Gala in Washington, D. C.

*Victory Awards® were created by NRH [National Rehabilitation Hospital] in 1986 to celebrate the Victory of the Human Spirit. This nationally recognized, one-of-a-kind award honors individuals who best exemplify exceptional strength and courage in the face of physical adversity. Over the past 25 years, NRH has recognized celebrities and former patients from all walks of life with this prestigious award.

Patrick D. McCoy

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