The Interlochen Collection: William Warfield

Mar 19, 2020

William Warfield

On this edition of The Interlochen Collection, we’ll revisit a concert that baritone William Warfield gave at Interlochen in the fall of 1984. 

Listen to the entire episode below. 

Episode playlist 
Concert details:
Interlochen Arts Academy Orchestra
William Warfield, baritone
Byron Hanson, conductor
October 1984
Johannes Brahms, Academic Festival Overture, Op. 80
Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky, Eugene Onegin: Prince Gremin’s Aria 
Giuseppe Verdi, Simon Boccanegra: Il lacerato spirito
Gioacchino Rossini, The Barber of Seville: La calunnia
Claude Debussy, Two Nocturnes
Aaron Copland, Old American Songs - Second Set
Avery Robinson, Water Boy
Hall Johnson, Ride On, King Jesus
Jerome Kern, Old Man River
The archival recordings heard on this program are available thanks in part to The Association for Recorded Sound Collections' Classical Music Preservation Grant, generous support from our listeners, and the Hamer D. and Phyllis C. Shafer Foundation.
Amanda Sewell is the host and executive producer of the program. Monica Yost provided production assistance.