Renowned mezzo soprano Andrea Baker’s show Sing Sistah Sing! celebrates the African American female voice and retells their incredible life stories through a mix of storytelling, jazz, blues, opera, art song and gospel. It has already received a rapturous audience response at the International May Festival in Germany and the Edinburgh International Festival in Scotland. 2017 is an exciting year for Sing Sistah Sing! The show is touring Germany, Scotland and the USA.
“Andrea’s voice thundered through the space and made the audience’s hair stand on end. Her voice is delicious”. BroadwayBaby.com.
Andrea is a native of Sudbury MA and now lives in Scotland, near Edinburgh. She began her singing career with the San Francisco Opera in 1994. She has traveled the globe performing in a number of the world’s greatest opera houses and concert halls.
In keeping with the conference theme of Celebrating Race Amity in The Arts, mezzo-soprano diva Andrea Baker will give a live performance of Sing Sistah Sing!. Andrea Baker will be accompanied by Edinburgh conductor and pianist Richard Lewis. Lewis is also a member of the Scottish National Parliament.