Samantha Hankey

On Thursday, October 13, WQXR presented an evening of music and conversation featuring 2016 Richard Tucker Award-winner Tamara Wilson and Tucker Foundation grant recipients Erin Morley, Samantha Hankey and Andrew Stenson in a celebration of Mozart at The Greene Space in lower Manhattan. Together with pianist Brian Zeger, artistic director of Juilliard's Marcus Institute, they performed arias and duets from some of the composer’s most beloved operas, including Don Giovanni, Le Nozze di Figaro, and The Magic Flute. WQXR's Nimet Habachy hosted. 


Mein schöner Stern! Text by Friedrich Rückert Mein schöner Stern! ich bitte dich, O lasse du dein heitres Licht Nicht trüben durch den Dampf in mir, Vielmehr den Dampf in mir zu Licht, Mein schöner Stern, verklären hilf! Mein schöner Stern!

Songs of Richard Strauss: Waldseligkeit Op. 49, No. 1 Lob des Leidens Op. 15, No. 3 Einerlei Op. 69, No. 3 Rote Rosen Op. 43 No. 2 Ach lieb! Ich muss nun scheiden Op. 21, No. 3 Schlechtes Wetter Op. 69, No. 5


"Nacqui all'affanno... Non più mesta" from La Cenerentola by Rossini | Samantha Hankey, mezzo-soprano & Tim Long, piano From The 2016 Voices of Hope concert in Lancaster, PA. Filmed by Joseph Terranova. http://voicesofhopeopera.org/
Carmen's Habanera sung by Samantha Hankey with Michael Hofstetter and the Nürnberg Symphony Orchestra "L'amour est un oiseau rebelle" from Carmen by G. Bizet Samantha Hankey performed with Michael Hofstetter and the Nürnberger Symphoniker on July 21, 2016 in Neumarkt i. d. OPf. with the Internationale Meistersinger Akademie.
Mezzo-soprano Joyce DiDonato visited the Juilliard School on December 10, 2015, to conduct a master class for four students from Juilliard's Marcus Institute for Vocal Arts. Mezzo-soprano Samantha Hankey, one of the student participants in the class, performed 'Allez, laissez-moi seul' from Massenet's 'Cendrillon.' She was accompanied by pianist William Kelley.

Baritone Thomas Hampson visited the Juilliard School on January 28, 2015, to conduct a master class for four students from Juilliard's Marcus Institute for Vocal Arts. Mezzo-soprano Samantha Hankey, one of the student participants in the class, performed 'Una voce poco fa' from Rossini's 'Il barbiere di Siviglia' with pianist Ray Wong.

A group of students from Juilliard's Marcus Institute for Vocal Arts and Collaborative Piano Department performs an excerpt from Mozart's 'Così fan tutte' during a master class featuring opera scenes on March 18, 2016. Learn more about future live-streamed master classes at http://live.juilliard.edu.
A group of Juilliard Vocal Arts students performs an excerpt from Verdi's 'Rigoletto' during a master class featuring opera scenes performed by students from the Marcus Institute of Vocal Arts and the collaborative piano department on March 18, 2016. Learn more about future live-streamed master classes at http://live.juilliard.edu.