• USA Regional & Tours

Just off a powerhouse run as the bearded Baba the Turk in "The Rake's Progress" at the Metropolitan Opera, this magisterial mezzo-soprano and the pianist Warren Jones present a concert of lighter melodies by Poulenc, Ferr, Brel, Britten and Coward. But as she showed not long ago in a Kate Smith program, Ms. Blythe takes even standards seriously.