Conductor Marin Alsop was a protege of Leonard Bernstein. Xian Zhang was appointed to the New York Philharmonic by Loren Maazel. And they’re not alone.
The young stars of opera like Angel Blue and Lawrence Brownlee are picking up where Leontyne Price and Enrico Caruso left off.
From Yo-Yo Ma to James Galway, these are the standouts in the classical world. But young artists like Lang Lang and Jasmine Choi are shaking things up in a big way.