Portland Opera Announces Hampton Opera Center Virtual Recital Series

By Francisco Salazar

The Portland Opera has announced the “Live from the Hampton Opera Center” Virtual Recital Series.

These performances will spotlight artists familiar to Portland audiences and will each be an hour-long. They will also be broadcast live from the Hampton Opera Center, Portland Opera’s home in Southeast Portland, where featured artists can follow health and distance protocols.

The series begins with a recital by soprano Katrina Galka and pianist Nicholas Fox.

Performance Date: Oct. 21, 2020

The second recital will be by mezzo-soprano Camille Sherman and pianist Jessica Hall.

Performance Date: Nov. 11, 2020

Martin Bakari joins pianist Nicholas Fox for the third recital in the series.

Performance Date: Nov. 18, 2020

Local composer and Artistic Advisor Damien Geter will perform alongside pianist Kira Whiting.

Performance Date: Dec. 2, 2020

The final recital of the series will be by soprano Vanessa Isiguenand pianist Nicholas Fox.

Performance Date: Dec. 9, 2020