J’Nai Featured in New York Times’ ” 5 minutes that will make you love mezzo-sopranos”

 

https://www.nytimes.com/2022/01/05/arts/music/opera-classical-music-mezzo-soprano.html

I would play an aria almost everyone has heard many times: “L’amour est un oiseau rebelle” — the “Habanera” from “Carmen.” The clarity and beauty of Grace Bumbry’s tone and the playfulness of her expression made me instantly fall in love, and I can imagine it would at the very least pique the interest of a newcomer. (The music is more than enough, but watching her sing it on film would truly leave anyone hooked.)

Read the full article HERE.

"The clarity and beauty of Grace Bumbry’s tone and the playfulness of her expression made me instantly fall in love..."