Sidney Outlaw to Showcase ‘LAMENT’ at MSM

By David Salazar

Baritone Sidney Outlaw and pianist Warren Jones will present “LAMENT” live at the Manhattan School of Music on Tuesday, Oct. 11, 2022.

The showcase will explore the legacy of black composers in opera and art song and features works by Ricky Ian Gordon, Robert Owens, Dorothy Rudd Moore, and Harry T. Burleigh.

Outlaw has performed at numerous international venues and companies, including Carnegie Hall, San Francisco Opera, English National Opera, Aix-en-Provence, and the New York Philharmonic. He recently appeared in “La Bohème” with Florentine Opera and “Il Barbiere di Siviglia” with Pensacola Opera.

Jones has performed alongside such artists as Stephanie Blythe, Samuel Ramey, Christine Brewer, Carol Vaness, Tatiana Troyanos, Thomas Hampson, James Morris, and Marilyn Horne, among others.