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Henry Wong is on a mission to make Baltimore’s An die Musik a jazz and classical music mecca

July 24, 2023

When the people whom Henry Wong loved left him behind — sometimes willingly, sometimes not — the 19th century Austrian composer Franz Schubert came through for him. So did the Italian soprano Renata Scotto. As a child growing up in Hong Kong, Wong was raised by his grandmother while his parents lived in Japan. Overheard snatches of opera music evoked memories of his mother, who sang Chinese opera on area stages.

Article Source: Baltimore Sun

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