An Evening in Venice
Edmonton Symphony Orchestra

An Evening in Venice

Conducted by Alexander Prior
Thursday, May 20, 2021 8:00 PM

Many of our favourite classical music melodies come from opera – and this concert is filled with familiar treasures from Verdi, Rossini, Donizetti, plus a few surprises.

Program

  • ROSSINI The Barber of Seville: Overture
  • VERDI Nabucco: Va, pensiero
  • MASCAGNI Cavalleria rusticana: Intermezzo
  • VIVALDI The Four Seasons: Autumn
  • VERDI Il trovatore: Vedi, le fosche (Anvil Chorus)
  • ROTA Romeo and Juliet: A Renaissance Timepiece
  • VERDI Macbeth: Che faceste? Dite su! (Witches' Chorus)
  • DONIZETTI Roberto Devereaux: Overture
  • VERDI Nabucco: Overture
  • MONTEVERDI L'Orfeo: choruses