Thursday, June 29, 2017

Opera News: From Homeless to Harmonious: DC Native Rises to Become Thriving Opera Singer

Soloman Howard
(Dario Acosta, Opera News)

Opera News

June 2017

How does one go from poverty and homelessness to a successful opera star? Bass Soloman Howard discusses his journey and career in a recent article in Opera News magazine. 

In times of doubt and struggle, Howard's  mantra was a line from Muhammad Ali, “I don’t have to be who you want me to be.” Washington, DC and his faith helped him start his career, and his daughter’s future and gratitude help him keep going. 

Here’s a link to the full article:

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Fascinating! Hope to hear him perform soon. Sergio  [Sergio A. Mims]

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