London celebrations

The George London Foundation will pay tribute to Nora London at a concert

The George London Foundation is set to present ‘Nora London – A Celebration’ on September 18, 2022.

The showcase, which will take place at the Morgan Library & Museum in New York, will pay tribute to the founder of the foundation, who died on June 23, 2022. Among the performers will be former winners of the George London Award. There will also be comments from family and friends.

London was married to legendary baritone George London and served as chairman of the George London Foundation for Singers after his death in 1985.

“Our mother had a great passion for opera which went hand in hand with her deep knowledge of the art,” said Marina London, vice-president of the George London Foundation, in a statement following the death of Nora London in June. . “She maintained the Foundation after the death of George London and helped two generations of opera singers through her many activities. She was the matriarch of our family and in many ways of the opera world. We will continue the work of the Foundation in his honor.

Admission is free upon prior reservation. Those unable to attend will be able to stream the event live via the foundation’s official website. website. There will be a reception after the event.