Teatro alla Scala Academy Orchestra Presented by Strathmore Wednesday, December 4, 2013 at 7:30 PM Music Center at Strathmore
Presented in conjunction with the Embassy of Italy and Bracco Foundation
The legendary La Scala opera house in Milan has represented the pinnacle of performance for more than two centuries, and to study at La Scala is the dream of young virtuosos. This performance, at the close of the Year of Italian Culture in the U.S., brings the best of La Scala’s Academy to Strathmore in a program that includes classics by Verdi, and music by 20th century Italian composer Nino Rota.
Come early for a free pre-concert lecture with WETA's David Ginder at 6:15PM in the Concert Hall.
This concert will run approximately 120 minutes with intermission.
ROTA PUCCINI VERDI ROSSINI DONIZETTI VERDI
La Strada, Suite Manon Lescaut, Intermezzo Macbeth, Ballabili Il Bariere di Siviglia, Overture Lucia di Lammermoor, Regnava nel silenzio L'Elisir d'amore, Un furtiva lagrima Nabucco, Overture Rigoletto, Signor, ne principe... La Traviata, Preludio Atto I & Parigi, o cara I Vespri siciliani, Overture