Friday, June 27, 2014

Singapore Lyric Opera's Gala Concert


This year's SLO annual Gala Concert will be held on 22 August, featuring two debuts: Kishani Jayasinghe, a Briton of Sri Lankan heritage, and Arthur Espiritu from the Philippines. Early-bird discounts run till 22 July 2014. Check out the programme and performers' videos below:



SLO Gala Concert
Friday, 22 August 2014
Esplanade Concert Hall, 7.30pm

Synopsis
A concert with popular highlights from various operas
Joshua Kangming Tan Conductor
Kishani Jayasinghe - Soprano
Anna Koor - Mezzo Soprano
Arthur Espiritu - Tenor
William Lim - Baritone
With Singapore Lyric Opera Orchestra

Concert Programme
Bernstein’s Candide - Overture
Lehár’s The Merry Widow - Vilja Lied
Lehár’s The Merry Widow - O Vaterland, du machst bei Tag
Bizet’s Carmen - Habanera
Gounod’s Faust - The Jewel Song
Curtis’ Torna a Surriento
Strauss’ Der Rosenkavalier - Presentation of the Rose

Interval

Wagner’s Tannhäuser - Overture
Wagner’s Tannhäuser - O du mein holder Abendstern
Puccini’s - La Bohème
• Che gelida manina
• Si, mi chiamano Mimì
• O Suave fanciulla
Verdi’s Rigoletto - Un di, se ben rammentomi, Bella figlia dell’amore

Programme and artistes subject to change



Here are some videos of the two debuting artists:





Check out the SLO's webpage for vast bios and other information.

Link to tickets available on the Events Page.


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