Great Hall Music - WNO Orchestra: Summer Opera Classics

Overview:

Conductor Harry Ogg

Soprano Joyce El-Khoury

Baritone Jason Howard

This summer, WNO Orchestra returns with an ever-popular collection of unmissable opera classics. WNO’s talented orchestral musicians are joined by conductor Harry Ogg and soloists Joyce El-Khoury and Jason Howard for this special concert.

The programme journeys through a wealth of operatic repertoire including works by Verdi, Puccini, Dvořák and Wagner. We also enter the world of musical theatre, and feature delights from Rogers and Hammerstein's South Pacific.

With much-loved favourites and a few lesser-known gems, be sure to book soon for an unforgettable evening of opera.

 

Programme:

Wagner:  Prelude to Die Meistersinger von Nürnberg
Bellini: ‘Casta Diva’ from Norma
Verdi: ‘Credo’ from Otello
Mascagni: Intermezzo to Cavalleria Rusticana
Verdi: Prelude to Rigoletto
Verdi: ‘Parla, siamo soli’/‘Tutte le festa al tempio’/‘Piangi fanciulla. Si vendetta’ from Rigoletto

Interval

Mozart: Overture to The Magic Flute
Mozart: ‘La li darem la mano’ from Don Giovanni
Puccini: Intermezzo from Manon Lescaut
Puccini: ‘Vissi D’arte’ from Tosca
Giordano: ‘Nemico della Patria’ from Andrea Chenier
Tchaikovsky: Waltz from Eugene Onegin
Dvořák: ‘Song to the Moon’ from Rusalka
Rogers: Overture to South Pacific
Rogers: ‘Some Enchanted Evening’ from South Pacific
Lehar: ‘Lippen Schweigen’ from The Merry Widow

 

wno.org.uk

Friday 28 June 7.30pm

Prices and Times:

Fri 28th Jun

7.30pm

Pricing Information:

CategoryPrice
Full price:£ 21
Under 18's:£ 16
Full time students:£ 5
Senr.Citizens:£ 16
Other Conc.:£ 16