INTERNATIONAL OPERA STARS 2013 Joseph Calleja
This event has now finished. Fri Jan 11
Time Out says
One of the world's great lyric tenors Joseph Calleja, the 'Maltese Tenor', makes Royal Festival Hall concert debut with a selection of his favourite arias together with his tribute to Mario Lanza. Philharmonia Orchestra under Andrew Greenwood, with Indra Thomas (soprano).
Rossini's Overture to 'The Thieving Magpie'
Ponchielli's 'Cielo e mar' (from 'La Gioconda')
Bizet's 'Flower Song' (from 'Carmen'); Danse bohème (from 'Carmen')
Puccini's 'Recondita armonia' (from 'Tosca'); 'Vissi d'arte' (from 'Tosca'); 'La tregenda' (The witches dance from 'Le Villi'); 'E lucevan le stella' (from 'Tosca'); 'Si, mi chiamano Mimi' and 'O soave fanciulla' (from 'La bohème')
Verdi's Overture to 'I vespri siciliani'; 'Pace, pace mio Dio!' (from 'La Forza del destino'); 'La donna è mobile' (from 'Rigoletto'); 'Ernani, involami' (from 'Ernani')
Mascagni's Intermezzo and 'Addio alla madre' (from 'Cavalleria Rusticana')
Giordano's 'Amor ti vieta' (from 'Fedora')
Gershwin's 'Summertime' (from 'Porgy and Bess')
Brodszky's Serenade (from 'Serenade'); and 'Be my love' (from 'The Toast of New Orleans').