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A prolific and versatile artist, audiences can find Danielle in performances on the operatic stage, concert hall, and recital salon. With repertoire ranging from fiery fioritura to lush warmth and soaring crystalline heights, audiences are enchanted with her charismatic interpretations.

"It's not often that an opera-goer is fortunate enough to witness the birth of a star!"

~ San Francisco review of Danielle Talamantes' debut as Violetta in "La traviata"

Upcoming Performances

Dec 5, 2020

Close Encounters with Music Opera Gala

Mahaiwe Theater
Great Barrington, MA

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Celebrating its 28th anniversary, Close Encounters With Music will partner with the Mahaiwe Performing Arts Center and Classical WMHT-FM to present an Opera Gala concert December 5, 2020–from the Mahaiwe stage–with the illuminating and personal insights from artistic director Yehuda Hanani plus an Intermission chat with guest musicians.

This performance will be offered free online, with support from our generous donors. Donations of any amount are appreciated to keep our organization strong until we can all gather safely again in concert halls for live music. Stay tuned for more details!


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Danielle Talamantes, Henry Dehlinger

Latest News

September 8, 2020

A new album with Avie Records!

  At That Hour: Art Songs by Henry Dehlinger To be released October 16, 2020! Pre-order is available now; reserve your copy and Avie Records will deliver when available. San Francisco-native Henry Dehlinger, a prodigiously…

Danielle Talamantes & Kerry Wilkerson together laughing
February 19, 2020

A Very Uncommon Couple

I take delight in bringing music to life on the stage but sharing that spotlight with my husband, bass-baritone Kerry Wilkerson, makes performing that much more fun! We were delighted to be featured in the…

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