Opera Night

    Saturday, 7 - 10pm

    Opera Night Saturday 7 June 2014

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    Opera Night

    Bernard Clarke presents Richard Strauss' Feurersnot (Fire Famine), Op. 50 recorded earlier this year in the Prinzregententheater, Munich with the Bavarian Radio Chorus

    Saturday May 28th - Rossini’s La Cenerentola

    Bernard brings us the beloved tale of Cinderella. Isabel Leonard is the leading lady partnered with bel canto master Lawrence Brownlee and Alessandro Corbelli sings the pompous stepfather. The Lyric Opera Orchestra is conducted by Andrew Davis in a production from the Lyric Opera, Chicago. (Pictured Isabel Leonard in La Cenerentola (c) Todd-Rosenberg)

    Saturday June 4th - The Marriage of Figaro

    Bernard Clarke brings us the ever popular Marriage of Figaro from the Civic Opera House in Chicago. This performance features Adam Plachetka in the title role, Christiane Karg as Suzanna,  Amanda Majeski as Countess Almaviva, Luca Pisaroni as Count Almaviva, Rachel Frenkel as Cherubino, Katharine Goeldner as Marcellina, and Brindley Sherratt as Bartolo. The Lyric Opera Chorus and Orchestra is conducted by Henrik Nanasi. (Pictured Christiane Karg, Rachel Frenkel, Adam Plachetka as Figaro in The Marriage of Figaro - photo Michael Brosilow)

    Music Played on the Show

    • 21:03
      Title: Prelude To Capriccio Op. 85
      Composer: Strauss, Richard
      Performer(s): (Lyric) Not Available
      Performer(s): Malin Broman, Philip Dukes, Pierre Doumenge, Duncan Mctier, The Nash Ensemble
      Album: Richard Strauss: Metamorphosen, Piano Quartet - The Nash Ensemble, Hyperion, CDA67574
      Duration: 11:04

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