WEDNESDAY, DECEMBER 4, 7:30PM
ROTA La Strada, Suite
PUCCINI Manon Lescaut, Intermezzo
VERDI Macbeth, Ballabili
ROSSINI Il Barbiere di Siviglia, Overture
DONIZETTI Lucia di Lammermoor, Regnava nel silenzio
VERDI L’Elisir d’amore, Un furtiva lagrima
Rigoletto, Signor, ne principe…
La Traviata, Preludio Atto I & Parigi, o cara
I Vespri siciliani, Overture
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.
MUSIC CENTER Tickets $10–$29
Groups of 10 or more people receive 30% off the ticket price! Please contact Julia Allal at (301)581-5199 and mention the code Italy in US.
EXTRA! Come to the free pre-concert lecture with David Ginder of
WETA at 6:15PM on the Promenade level of the Concert Hall.