Perfect for this time of year – the most beautiful opera choruses and Christmas songs, just in time for Advent. And we’ve invited no less an ensemble than Dresden’s Sächsischer Staatsopernchor to bring you into a Christmas mood: with the slaves’ and prisoners’ choruses from Nabucco and Fidelio and other notable large-scale scenes from the opera repertoire, the ensemble’s musicians will be treating us to a joyful and effortless interpretation.
Photo: Matthias Creutziger
„Wach auf, es nahet gen den Tag“ from Die Meistersinger von Nürnberg
Carl Maria von Weber
Was gleicht wohl auf Erden
Chorus of peasants and hunter from Der Freischütz
Ludwig van Beethoven
Chorus of the prisoners „O welche Lust“ from Fidelio
Chorus from Die lustigen Weiber von Windsor
Impromptu No. 6 op. 86 for harpe solo
Les voici! Voici la quadrille! from Carmen
Vom Himmel hoch da komm ich her
’s ist Weihnachtszeit
Glück auf, der Steiger kommt
Johann Sebastian Bach
Second movement from the Italian Concerto BWV 971, transcribed for harp solo
Macht hoch die Tür
Don Din Don
Bell Chorus from Pagliacci
Chorus of Scottish prisoneer from Macbeth
Fuoco di gioia!
Chorus of Fire from Otello
- Sächsischer Staatsopernchor Dresden
- Jörn Hinnerk Andresen Conductor
- Alma Klemm Harp
- Jobst Schneiderat Organ
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Diana Damrau & Jonas KaufmannItalian Songbook
04 Feb 2018
Haydn: Die SchöpfungThomas Hengelbrock
11 Feb 2018
Operetten-GalaAnnette Dasch - Piotr Beczała - Thomas Hampson
17 Feb 2018
David Garrett & London Philharmonic OrchestraTchaikovsky: Violin Concerto and Symphony No. 5
03 Mar 2018
Julia Fischer & Yulianna AvdeevaViolin Sonata
24 Mar 2018
Wagner: PARSIFALNew production
25 Mar 2018
Elīna Garanča & Sir Simon RattleBerliner Philharmoniker
25 Mar 2018
Mozart: DIE GÄRTNERIN AUS LIEBEChamber opera at the Theater Baden-Baden
26 Mar 2018
Gerald Finley & Daniel HardingBerliner Philharmoniker
27 Mar 2018
Krystian Zimerman & Sir Simon RattleBerliner Philharmoniker