Soprano Pamela Coburn '74 Featured on CD Reissue of Faust

Soprano Pamela Coburn '74 Featured on CD Reissue of Faust

October 5, 2006

Pamela Coburn.jpgOctober 5, 2006, Greencastle, Ind. - "Pamela Coburn is a firm-toned Siebel," notes the London-based Coburn, a soprano and 1974 graduate of DePauw University, is cited in a review of three-disc recording of Charles Gounod's Faust. Originally recorded in 1986, the set has recently been reissued. Conducted by Sir Colin Davis, the performance also features Francisco Araiza and Kiri Te Kanawa.

"The team is in especially good form here, warm and lyrical, but always with an eye for pacing the music through its five acts thanks to Davis' trademark dramatic thrust," opines Dominic McHugh. Pamela Coburn Classical Singer 2006.jpg

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Coburn was featured on the cover of the June edition of Classical Singer magazine, a story that includes several DePauw mentions and is entitled "Grace Refined."  Coburn also recently returned to her alma mater as the University's inaugural James B. Stewart ('73) Distinguished Professor of Music.