The first event of the season, York Guildhall Orchestra presents a concert that combines the forces of the York Guildhall Orchestra and Leeds Festival Chorus.
A concert of popular favourites from the world of Classical and Romantic opera, there are many well-known and popular tunes for everyone to enjoy.
The orchestra is delighted to be joined by two leading soloists, Jennifer Stafford and Oliver Johnston – both superb artists and well worth hearing.
“A Night at the Opera”
- Wagner – Meistersinger Overture
- Verdi – Gli Arredi Festivi (Nabucco)
- Puccini – La Boheme (End of Act 1)
- Tchaikovsky – Waltz (Eugene Onegin)
- Rossini – Barber of Seville Overture
- Verdi – Chorus of Hebrew Slaves (Nabucco)
- Verdi – Anvil Chorus (Il Travatore)
- Puccini – Humming Chorus (Madama Butterfly)
- Mozart – Un Aura Amorosa (Cosi fan tutte)
- Puccini – O mio babbino (Gianni Schicchi)
- Verdi – Parigi O Cara (La Traviata)
- Puccini – Nessun Dorma (Turandot)
- Borodin – Polovtsian Dances