Renée Fleming: 2019 Cindy Pritzker Lecture on Urban Life and Issues

The 2019 Cindy Pritzker Lecture on Urban Life and Issues features world-renowned soprano Renée Fleming in a lecture titled Music and the Mind. Ms. Fleming appears in conversation with Dr. Nina Kraus and Sunil Iyengar.

Harold Washington Library Center



25th Anniversary Concert & Gala

Join Lyric Opera of Chicago as we celebrate Renée Fleming’s extraordinary contributions to opera over the last 25 years, along with the Lyric Orchestra, a starry cast of friends, and a Gala at The Ritz-Carlton following the performance!

Lyric Opera House



The Light in the Piazza

The London premiere of the hit Broadway musical The Light in the Piazza, starring four-time Grammy winner and Tony nominee Renée Fleming and film and television star Dove Cameron making their London musical theater debuts, directed by multiple Olivier Award winner Daniel Evans. The new production features ‘the most intensely romantic score of any musical since West Side Story’ (The New York Times) performed by Opera North’s 40-piece symphony orchestra.

Royal Festival Hall




Renée Fleming makes her Santa Fe Opera debut with The Santa Fe Opera Orchestra and Music Director Harry Bicket, performing Kevin Puts’ Letters From Georgia and Richard Strauss’ Vier letzte Lieder

The Crosby Theatre

Santa Fe, NM


Featured Video

‘You’ll Never Know’ from The Shape of Water

(Original Motion Picture Soundtrack)

Renée sings the classic Hollywood song "You'll Never Know" on Alexandre Desplat's Oscar-winning soundtrack for the 2018 Best Picture winner, The Shape of Water.

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Three Billboards- The Last Rose of Summer

Renée's recording of "The Last Rose of Summer" is featured in the opening credits and soundtrack of Oscar nominee Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri

America The Beautiful, A Capitol Fourth

Renée sings for the nationally-televised 2018 Independence Day Concert on the West Lawn of the US Capitol.

Bel Canto Official Trailer

Renée is heard as the singing voice of Roxane, Julianne Moore's American diva embroiled in a hostage crisis, in the film of Ann Patchett's best-selling novel

Featured Album

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Distant Light

The great American soprano Renée Fleming shows with this ambitious album that she is far from renouncing musical frolics. True, there’s quintessential Fleming repertoire on it — a gorgeous performance of Samuel Barber’s Knoxville: Summer of 1915 — but Fleming also presents a new orchestral song cycle written especially for her: The Strand Settings, by the Swedish composer Anders Hillborg. Then there are three songs by Björk. No tame excursions into crossover, these, but superbly reimagined arrangements. The Times of London

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