Simon Estes

Simon Estes

Simon Estes is an operatic bass-baritone of African-American descent who had a major international opera career since the 1960s. He has sung at most of the world's major opera houses as well as in front of presidents, popes and internationally renowned figures and celebrities including Bill Clinton, Richard Nixon, Boris Yeltsin, Yasser Arafat, Nelson Mandela and Desmond Tutu. Wikipedia*

On the C-SPAN Networks:
Simon Estes has two videos in the C-SPAN Video Library; the first appearance was a 1997 Public Affairs Event. The year with the highest average number of views per program was 2007 with an average of 869 views per program.

Appearances by Title:c. January 1, 1980 - Present Singer Videos: 2

Recent Appearances

  • Iowa Jefferson Jackson Dinner

    Iowa Jefferson Jackson Dinner

    Democratic presidential candidates spoke at a fundraising dinner held by the Iowa Democratic Party. House Speaker Pelosi…

  • <em>King!</em> Musical

    King! Musical

    As part of the pre-inaugural activities on the Mall, King!, with lyrics by Maya Angelou and featuring Simon Estes in the title…

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