Artists rally to honour Jessye Norman’s 75thmain
The singer’s estate has put out a call to artists to sing for Jessye on September 15, the daye she would have turned 75.
Among those to respond so far are Martina Arroyo, Simon Estes, Harolyn Blackwell, George Shirley, J’Nai Bridges, Measha Brueggergosman, Justin Austin, Brandie Sutton and Russell Thomas. Funds from the concert will go to the Jessye Norman School of Arts.
Jessye died last September, at 74.