Local Music
5:08 pm
Wed October 16, 2013

Rhea Olivaccé on 'The Many Facets of Love'

An interview with Rhea Olivaccé

The Kalamazoo Bach Festival will present lyric soprano Rhea Olivaccé in a solo recital called "The Many Facets of Love," this Sunday.

Rhea Olivaccé
Credit rheaolivacce.com

Ms. Olivaccé is a newcomer to west Michigan. A graduate of the University of Michigan, she tells Cara Lieurance about her Caribbean upbringing and her musical family. 

She talks about her decision to pursue classical music, and an operatic experience that shaped her life. Ms. Olivaccé also details the song choices she made for her recital, and praises accompanist Gunta Laukmane.