The Metropolitan Opera National Grand Finals Concert Features a Local Singer
| July 3, 2020
Lindsay Kate Brown
WSKG Classical airs the Grand Finals Concert from the Metropolitan Opera on Independence Day at 1pm. We hear from Waterloo, NY native Lindsay Kate Brown who was one of the finalists. The interview was recorded the week after the concert, but before the corona virus pandemic caused cancellation of all performances.
Photo credit: Kristin Hoebermann
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