Opera Night

Opera Night

Saturday, 7 - 10pm

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Opera Night Saturday 25 June 2016

Saturday July 2nd - Puccini's Tosca

Jesus Lopez Cobos conducts the Vienna State Opera Orchestra and Chorus in a production of Puccini’s Tosca from the Vienna State Opera. Bernard Clarke presents a star studded cast including Angela Gheorghiu, Jonas Kaufmann (pictured below) and Bryn Terfel. 

Saturday July 9th - Benjamin Godard’s Dante

Bernard Clarke presents Benjamin Godard’s Dante Op.111 opera in 4 acts starring Veronique Gens as Beatrice Rachel Frenkel as Gemma and Edgaras Montvidas as Dante in a production recorded at the Prinzregententheater, Munich with the Bavarian Radio Chorus and Munich Radio Orchestra conducted by Ulf Schirmer.

Saturday 16th July - Verdi’s Un Ballo in Maschera

Tonight Bernard Clarke presents Verdi’s Un Ballo in Maschera recorded at the War Memorial Opera House, San Francisco. Ramon Vargas is the King of Sweden, Thomas Hampson is Count Anckarstrom and the San Francisco Opera Chorus and Orchestra is conducted by Nicola Luisotti.

 

Opera Night

Tonight we present the Wide Open Opera production of Rossini's The Barber of Seville, with Tara Erraught, Gavan Ring and the Wexford Festival Opera conducted by Fergus Sheil.

Music Played on the Show

18:07

Title:

The Barber Of Seville Act I

Composer:

Rossini, Gioachino

Performer(s):

Tara Erraught (Mezzo), Tyler Nelson (Tenor), Gavan Ring (Baritone), Graeme Danby (Bass), John Molloy (Bass), Mary O’Sullivan (Soprano), Orchestra Of Wexford Festival Opera, Chorus Of Wide Open Opera

Album:

RTE Recording of a Wide Open Opera Production (Broadcast 250616)

Duration:

97:29

19:48

Title:

The Barber Of Seville Act Ii

Composer:

Rossini, Gioachino

Performer(s):

Tara Erraught (Mezzo), Tyler Nelson (Tenor), Gavan Ring (Baritone), Graeme Danby (Bass), John Molloy (Bass), Mary O’Sullivan (Soprano), Orchestra Of Wexford Festival Opera, Chorus Of Wide Open Opera

Album:

RTE Recording of a Wide Open Opera Production (Broadcast 250616)

Duration:

61:11

20:50

Title:

Introduction, Theme And Variations (2nd Movement) Theme And Variations

Composer:

Rossini, Gioachino

Performer(s):

John Finucane (Clarinet), Rté National Symphony Orchestra

Album:

Clarinet Variations: John Finucane / RTÉ National Symphony Orchestra / Houlihan

Duration:

9:22

Contact the Show

Presenter: Bernard Clarke

Producer: Gail Henry

Production Co-ordinator: Ian McGlynn

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