Puccini, Rossini & Verdi: Opera Arias with Brass and Piano
PUCCINI, ROSSINI & VERDI: Opera Arias with Brass and Piano Wednesday, July 29, 2015
Michael Sachs, trumpet Massimo La Rosa, trombone Julie Coucheron, piano
BIZET Carmen Suite (Sachs, La Rosa) PUCCINI "Che gelida Manina" from La Boh.me (La Rosa) MOZART "Queen of the Night" from The Magic Flute (Sachs) MOZART "Papageno und Papagena" from The Magic Flute (Sachs, La Rosa) ROSSINI Overture to Barber of Seville (La Rosa) DVORAK "Song of the Moon" from Rusalka (Sachs) MASCAGNI "Intermezzo" from Cavalleria Rusticana (La Rosa) PUCCINI "Nessun Dorma" from Turandot (Sachs) VERDI Overture to La Forza del Destino (Sachs, La Rosa)
Enjoy opera’s greatest arias as you’ve never heard them before—performed by trumpet, trombone and piano! The brass instruments become the vocalists in this unique night of opera music. The evening features Cleveland Orchestra principal trumpet Michael Sachs and principal trombone Massimo La Rosa joined by pianist Julie Coucheron.