Opera In The Domain

When:  On 01-Feb-14, starting at 8 pm and finishing at 10.30 pm
Where:  The Domain, Sydney.
 

 

Image by Annabel Moeller, courtesy Opera Australia.

Image by Annabel Moeller, courtesy Opera Australia.

Opera Australia’s annual free outdoor concert, Mazda Opera in the Domain will feature a selection of wonderful arias and overtures from works by opera’s greatest composers.

In the line-up are sopranos Lorina Gore and Daria Masiero, mezzo‐soprano Jacqueline Dark, tenor Bradley Daley and baritone Shane Lowrencev. They will be accompanied by the Australian Opera and Ballet Orchestra conducted by Brian Castles-Onion and ABC Classic FM’s Christopher Lawrence as the Master of Ceremonies.

A range of food and beverages will be available in the Domain from early afternoon to the end of the evening, or patrons can bring their own picnics. High chairs and beach umbrellas are not allowed and, to protect the lawn, plastic sheeting and ice are not permitted on the grass.

Program
Act One:
“Overture” Carmen (Bizet) – Australian Opera and Ballet Orchestra
“Habanera” Carmen (Bizet) – Jacqueline Dark
“Parle moi de ma mère” Carmen (Bizet) – Daria Masiero and Bradley Daley
“Toreador Song” Carmen (Bizet) – Shane Lowrencev
“Flower Song” Carmen (Bizet) – Bradley Daley
“Intermezzo” Cavalleria Rusticana (Mascagni) – Australian Opera and Ballet Orchestra
“Condotta ell’era in ceppi” Il Trovatore (Verdi) – Jacqueline Dark
“Te Deum” Tosca (Puccini) – Shane Lowrencev
“Ah, fors’ è lui…Follie! Follie!…Sempre libera” La traviata (Verdi) – Lorina Gore
Act Two:
“Overture” William Tell (Rossini) – Australian Opera and Ballet Orchestra
“Les oiseaux dans la charmille” The Tales of Hoffman (Offenbach) – Lorina Gore
“Un bel di” Madama Butterfly (Puccini) – Daria Masiero
“Tutti fior” Madama Butterfly (Puccini) – Daria Masiero and Jacqueline Dark
“Overture” La Forza del destino (Verdi) – Australian Opera and Ballet Orchestra
“Pace, pace mio Dio” La Forza del destino (Verdi) – Daria Masiero
“Au fond due temple saint” The Pearlfishers (Bizet) – Bradley Daley and Shane Lowrencev
“Glitter and be gay” Candide (Bernstein) – Lorina Gore
“Nessun dorma” Turandot (Puccini) – Bradley Daley and Tutti

This is a free event.

 
Posted on January 17, 2014 @ 14.43
 

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