My Granddaughter Nora Loves Jackie Evancho deedsphotos
Nora and Jackie Evancho
Last month I was entranced by the PBS fund raising promotional CD, Dream With Me in Concert, featuring eleven-year-old child prodigy singer, Jackie Evancho (pronounced evanko). My granddaughter Nora's third birthday was coming up soon, and I was pretty sure she would like the video; so I responded to PBS's invitation to make a contribution and receive a copy of the Jackie Evancho concert video.
We were in San Francisco for Nora's birthday, and my hunch that she would like the video was confirmed. She stood in front of the TV monitor for nearly the entire one hour concert transfixed by Jackie Evancho. Nora noticed how beautifully Jackie was dressed and, after watching for a few minutes, she went upstairs and changed into her pink party dress. I took the opportunity to take the pictures below of Nora and Jackie and Jackie and Barbara Streisand's duet which was one of the numbers on the PBS video.
Jackie Evancho is truly a child prodigy of whom we will be seeing and hearing more in the future. A couple of days ago I heard that she has been cast in Robert Redford's new political thriller, The Company You Keep.
Official Jackie Evancho Website
- Jackie Evancho | The Official Jackie Evancho Site
Official Jackie Evancho website featuring Jackie Evancho news, music, videos, album info, tour dates and more.
Jackie Evancho Wikibio
PBS "Dream With Me in Concert"
- Jackie Evancho sings "Angel" from Jackie Evancho: Dream with Me in Concert | Great Performances | PB
Watch Jackie Evancho perform Sarah McLachlan's song Angel for the GREAT PERFORMANCES Jackie Evancho: Dream with Me in Concert. The concert is telecast throughout June, 2011 on PBS stations (check local listings).
Jackie Evancho's winning performance on America's Got Talent
9-year-old Amira Willinghagen Sings Puccini Aria
- Amira Willighagen, 9-year-old, sings Puccini aria on Holland's got talent
Hearing such a lovely rendition of Puccini's "O Mio Babbino Caro" is a treat in itself, but it's even more stunning when it's performed by a 9-year-old. Amira Willighagen sang the aria on "Holland's Got Talent," and she amazed the judges and the audi
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