Donizetti, Bellini and Verdi were all composers of great renown in Italian opera. Donizetti’s Don Pasquale depicts women’s beguiling yet wise and candid nature in the first-act aria “Quel guardo il cavaliere”. Bellini’s Norma have moved many a music-lover to tears with its touching yet pure melodies; the iconic aria “Casta Diva,” sung by the title character, captures the protagonist’s inner struggle through prayer, tugging her heart between love and duty. Verdi’s I Vespri Siciliani ’s final act aria “Mercè, dilette amiche” radiating pure bridal joy. Berlioz’s masterpiece Symphonie fantastique has highly autobiographical .

  • Time:2024-04-13 20:00
  • Venue:Symphony Hall, Xinghai Concert Hall
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Subscription Concert 12
2024.4.13 Sat. 20:00
Symphony Hall, Xinghai Concert Hall

Gaetano Donizetti
Overture to Don Pasquale

Gaetano Donizetti
“Quel guardo il cavaliere” from Don Pasquale

Vincenzo Bellini
Overture to Norma

Vincenzo Bellini
“Casta Diva” from Norma

Giuseppe Verdi
Overture to I Vespri Siciliani

Giuseppe Verdi
“Mercè, dilette amiche” from I Vespri Siciliani

Hector Berlioz
Symphonie Fantastique, Op.14

Long Yu, conductor
Olga Peretyatko, soprano