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Ku-Ring-Gai Philharmonic Orchestra | Opera Gala

17 November 2019 @ 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm AEDT

Tickets: Adult $50 | Pensioner $35 | Student/junior $12 (early bird prices available prior to 17 October)

The Ku-ring-gai Philharmonic Orchestra’s season finale is an Opera Gala featuring stellar soloists: soprano, Taryn Fiebig, and tenor, Simon Kim, from Opera Australia. The program includes much loved arias and duets from La Traviata, Carmen, Turandot, Tosca, Rusalka, Gianni Schicchi, and The Merry Widow. Also performing will be the brilliant winner of the 2018 KPO Secondary Schools Concerto Competition: violinist, Emily Su, who will be heard in Pablo Sarasate’s virtuosic Carmen Fantasy, and the beautiful Meditation from Jules Massenet’s Thaïs. The concert will be conducted by KPO Artistic Director Paul Terracini. Join KPO for an afternoon of beautiful melodies, passionate melodrama and memorable performances.

Program:

  • Giuseppe VERDI | Force of Destiny Overture
  • Giacomo PUCCINI | E lucevan le stelle – Tosca
  • Antonín DVOŘÁK | Oh lovely silver moon – Rusalka
  • Georges BIZET/Pablo de SARASATE | Carmen Fantasy
  • Giacomo PUCCINI | Nessun dorma – Turandot
  • Giacomo PUCCINI | O mio babbino caro – Gianni Schicchi
  • Giuseppe VERDI | Libiamo ne’ lieti calici – La Traviata
  • Jules MASSENET | Meditation – Thaïs
  • Georges BIZET | Habanera – Carmen
  • Franz LEHÁR | Viljalied Die lustige Witwe – Merry Widow
  • Franz LEHÁR | Dein ist mein ganzes Herz – Land des Lächelns
  • Franz LEHÁR | Meine Lippen sie küssen so heiss – Guiditta
  • Franz LEHÁR | Lippen schweigen duet Die lustige Witwe – Merry Widow

Performers:

  • Paul Terracini | Conductor
  • Taryn Fiebig | Soprano
  • Simon Kim | Tenor
  • Emily Su | Violin
 

Venue

The Concourse: Concert Hall, Chatswood
409 Victoria Avenue
Chatswood, NSW 2067 Australia
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