Verdi Selections with Fabio

Verdi Selections with Fabio

FABIO LUISI conducts
ANGELA MEADE soprano
JAMIE BARTON mezzo-soprano
BRYAN HYMEL tenor

Texas Instruments Classical Series

Don’t miss your chance to hear some of the greatest modern voices perform a selection of Fabio Luisi’s favorite Verdi arias, duets and overtures including music from Aida, Un ballo in maschera, Don Carlo, La forza del destino, Luisa Miller and Il Trovatore. A champion of Italian opera, Luisi has curated this concert to showcase his hand-picked soloists in some of Verdi’s most dramatic and demanding arias.

In gratitude, these performances are dedicated to:
Winnie and Davis Hamlin Weekend of Concerts
Saturday Jerry and Susie Wilson

VERDI Overture (Sinfonia) to Luisa Miller

VERDI Aida “Sinfonia”

VERDI “Ritorna vincitor!”, Aida’s aria from Act I of Aida
ANGELA MEADE | SOPRANO

VERDI “Forse la soglia attinse…Ma se m’è forza perderti”,
Riccardo’s aria from Act III of Un Ballo in Maschera
BRYAN HYMEL | TENOR

VERDI “Silenzio! Aida verso noi s’avanza”...“Fu la sorte dell’armi a’ tuoi funesta”…
“Pietà ti prenda del mio dolor”… “Su! del Nilo al sacro lido…Numi, pietà”
Duet of Aida and Amneris, from Act II of Aida
ANGELA MEADE | SOPRANO
JAMIE BARTON | MEZZO-SOPRANO

VERDI “Ah! più non vedrò…O don fatale, o don crudel”, Princess Eboli’s aria from
VERDI “Io l’ho perduta!...Io la vidi, e il suo sorriso” Don Carlo’s aria from Act I of Don Carlo
BRYAN HYMEL | TENOR

VERDI “Mal reggendo all’aspro assalto …Perigliarti ancor languente…”
Duet of Azucena and Manrico from Act II of Il Trovatore
JAMIE BARTON MEZZO-SOPRANO
BRYAN HYMEL | TENOR
WITH JAY GARDNER | TENOR (A Messenger)

VERDI Pace! pace, mio Dio!”, Leonora’s aria from Act IV of La Forza del destino
ANGELA MEADE | SOPRANO

VERDI Overture (Sinfonia) to La forza del destino

Full program notes and bios: https://d15gc4eof6ew0j.cloudfront.net/pdf/Verdi_with_Fabio_Approved_Final_10_28_20.pdf

Recorded Oct 29 – Nov 1, 2020, as part of the NEXT STAGE Digital Concert Series Presented by PNC.

Director: Andrew Alden
Cameras: Christopher Cook
Audio Engineer: George Gilliam
Editor: Clay Marshall
Executive Producer: Denise McGovern

Verdi Selections with Fabio

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  • Verdi Selections with Fabio

    FABIO LUISI conducts
    ANGELA MEADE soprano
    JAMIE BARTON mezzo-soprano
    BRYAN HYMEL tenor

    Texas Instruments Classical Series

    Don’t miss your chance to hear some of the greatest modern voices perform a selection of Fabio Luisi’s favorite Verdi arias, duets and overtures including music from Aida, U...