Wishing a very happy seventieth birthday to the wonderful American soprano Barbara Hendricks!

Hendricks has appeared as soloist with the Chicago Symphony Orchestra on a number of notable occasions between 1974 and 1985, and for a complete list, read more here: Happy birthday, Barbara Hendricks!

TOP: David Del Tredici, Sir Georg Solti, and Barbara Hendricks discuss the score to Del Tredici’s Final Alice in October 1976 | Image: Terry’s