Marilyn Horne


Biography

Marilyn Horne was an actress who had a successful Hollywood career. She appeared in a number of television specials, including "100 Years of Golden Hits" (1980-81), "Met Centennial Gala Telecast" (PBS, 1983-84) and "Rossini at Versailles" (PBS, 1985-86). She also appeared in "L' Italiana in Algeri" (PBS, 1985-86) and "Liberty Weekend" (ABC, 1985-86). In the eighties and the nineties...

Biography

Marilyn Horne was an actress who had a successful Hollywood career. She appeared in a number of television specials, including "100 Years of Golden Hits" (1980-81), "Met Centennial Gala Telecast" (PBS, 1983-84) and "Rossini at Versailles" (PBS, 1985-86). She also appeared in "L' Italiana in Algeri" (PBS, 1985-86) and "Liberty Weekend" (ABC, 1985-86). In the eighties and the nineties, Horne devoted her time to various credits, such as "The 1990 Richard Tucker Gala" (PBS, 1989-1990), "The House I Live In" (PBS, 1989-1990) and "The 1991 Richard Tucker Gala" (PBS, 1990-91). She also worked on "The Kennedy Center Honors: A Celebration of the Performing Arts" (CBS, 1990-91). Additionally, she could be seen on a variety of television specials like "Falstaff" (1993-94), "The Legacy of Richard Tucker" (PBS, 1993-94) and "A Salute to Slava" (PBS, 1994-95). She also appeared in "Van Cliburn" (1994-95) and "Marvin Hamlisch & the Pittsburgh Pops" (PBS, 1996-97). Most recently, Horne worked on "The Song of the Lark" (PBS, 2000-01).

Filmography

 

Cast (Feature Film)

Carmen Jones (1955)
Singing voice of Carmen Jones

Music (Feature Film)

Mr. Jones (1993)
Song Performer

Cast (Special)

The Kennedy Center Honors: A Celebration of the Performing Arts (2001)
Presenter
Great Performers at Lincoln Center: A Celebration of the American Musical (1997)
Thomas Hampson: I Hear America Singing (1997)
Great Moments in Opera (1997)
Performer
Marvin Hamlisch & the Pittsburgh Pops (1996)
James Levine 25th Anniversary Gala (1996)
The Kennedy Center Honors: A Celebration of the Performing Arts (1995)
The Legacy of Richard Tucker (1994)
A Salute to Slava (1994)
Van Cliburn (1994)
The King and I: Recording a Hollywood Dream (1993)
Falstaff (1993)
Rossini Bicentennial Birthday Gala (1992)
Richard Tucker Gala: A Salute to American Music (1992)
The Ghosts of Versailles (1992)
The 1991 Richard Tucker Gala (1991)
Performer
Die Fledermaus (1991)
Carnegie Hall: Live at 100! The Gala Celebration (1991)
Semiramide (1991)
The House I Live In (1990)
The Kennedy Center Honors: A Celebration of the Performing Arts (1990)
Performer
The 1990 Richard Tucker Gala (1990)
Piano and Partners (1989)
Irving Berlin's 100th Birthday Celebration (1988)
Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade (1988)
A Mostly Mozart Festival Gala (1987)
Performer
Carnegie Hall: The Grand Reopening (1987)
Performer
Liberty Weekend (1986)
L' Italiana in Algeri (1986)
Rossini at Versailles (1985)
Met Centennial Gala Telecast (1983)
100 Years of Golden Hits (1981)
Friends and Nabors (1966)

Music (Special)

Thomas Hampson: I Hear America Singing (1997)
Song Performer
Great Performers at Lincoln Center: A Celebration of the American Musical (1997)
Song Performer
Marvin Hamlisch & the Pittsburgh Pops (1996)
Song Performer
Richard Tucker Gala: A Salute to American Music (1992)
Song Performer
The 1991 Richard Tucker Gala (1991)
Song Performer
The House I Live In (1990)
Song Performer
Irving Berlin's 100th Birthday Celebration (1988)
Song Performer

Misc. Crew (Special)

The Song of the Lark (2001)
Consultant

Life Events

Bibliography