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Susanna Phillips wins Beverly Sills Award

Posted at 9:59 PM on April 21, 2010 by John Birge
Filed under: Awards & Accomplishments, The blog

The New York times reports that soprano Susanna Phillips is the winner of the Beverly Sills Artist Award. It's a $50,000 prize for gifted young singers.

Susanna Philips comes to Minnesota Opera this September as Euridice in Orfeo ed Euridice with the incomparable counter-tenor David Daniels.
Between this award, and James Valenti's Richard Tucker award last week, it seems that Minnesota Opera is developing an impressive track record for bringing us tomorrow's stars, today.

If you don't want to wait til September to hear Susanna Phillips' Minnesota Opera performance, here she is singing Mozart in Fort Worth: