Quite a few mezzo-sopranos would like to be sopranos, so they could fall for tenors and celebrate victory in the face of death. But Elīna Garanča loves her vocal range. Thanks to her mezzo, she has the opportunity to play the more mature, interesting, and sometimes wicked women – not to mention all the breeches roles. One doesn’t become a great singer by pleasing everyone, but by joyfully exploring new horizons and being open to innovation.
Sponsor: Annemarie von Ehr
Performance ends at approximately 9:00 P.M.
Peter Iljitsch Tschaikowsky
Walzer op. 20a aus Schwanensee
“Leb wohl, geliebtes Land”, Arie derJohanna aus Die Jungfrau von Orléans
“Samson, recherchant ma présence….Amour!”, Arie der Dalila aus Samson & Dalila
Ouvertüre zur Oper Die Sizilianische Vesper
“Acerba voluttà…..o vagabonda stella” Arie der Princess d’Bouillon aus Adriana Lecouvreur
“Ecco, respiro appena, Io son l’umile ancella” Arie der Adriana aus Adriana Lecouvreur
Vorspiel zum 1. Akt aus La Favorite
“Voi lo sapete, o Mamma” aus Cavalleria Rusticana
Danza delle ore (Der Tanz der Stunden) aus La Gioconda
Drei Neapolitanische Lieder
Musica Proibita (Gastaldon)
Non t’amo più (Tosti)
- Elīna Garanča Mezzo-soprano
- Karel Mark Chichon Conductor
- Deutsche Staatsphilharmonie Rheinland-Pfalz
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