Orchestra in HD
Live from Red Square
starring Anna Netrebko and Dmitri Hvorostovsky
Sunday, November 3, 2013 at 3 p.m.
$25, $20 seniors, $10 children/students
A once-in-a-lifetime chance to witness two of Russia's greatest singers performing in their homeland.
Anna Netrebko is one of the world's most highly regarded opera singers. Acclaimed baritone Dmitri Hvorostovsky appears regularly on the world's greatest stages. Appearing for the first time together in Red Square, Netrebko and Hvorostovsky will perform for one night only in front of an audience of 7,500 people. The exciting program will include popular arias and duets from some of the world's best-loved operas, including Tosca, Eugene Onegin, and Il Trovatore. The two Russian singers will be accompanied by conductor Constantine Orbelian, Russia's State Academic Symphony Orchestra and a large chorus. Director Frank Hof will faithfully capture every detail of the event with its stunning backdrop of Red Square, using 18 high definition cameras and 5.1 cinema surround sound.
Program to include excerpts from:
Giuseppe Verdi's La Forza del Destino, I Vespri Siciliani, Don Carlo, Il Trovatore
Giacomo Puccini's Tosca, Nabucco, Rigoletto
Umberto Giordano's Andrea Chenier
Francesco Cilea's Adriana Lecouvreur
Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky's Eugene Onegin
Originally recorded on Juny 19, 2013. Program is subject to change.