An Evening with Renée Fleming In Celebration of Utah Opera’s 40th Anniversary Season


Wednesday, September 13, 2017 7:30PM
Abravanel Hall

An Evening with Renée Fleming In Celebration of Utah Opera’s 40th Anniversary Season







ABOUT THIS PERFORMANCE

A fundraising gala to support Utah Opera’s education programs.
Kick off our 40th Anniversary Season with international opera sensation Renée Fleming. If you’ve already seen this world’s beloved opera singer on television, this is your chance to see her in-person on the stage. Experience Ms. Fleming’s trademark lyricism as we celebrate Utah Opera’s past and support its future.

For VIP package information, please contact 801-869-9011 or vipevents@usuo.org.

VENUE: Abravanel Hall, 123 W South Temple, Salt Lake City, UT 84101 | Get Directions


ARTISTS
Thierry Fischer, conductor
Renée Fleming soprano
Richard Bado, chorus director
Utah Opera Chorus
PROGRAM

Verdi: Overture to La forza del destino
R. Strauss: Vier letzte Lieder (Four Last Songs)
Verdi: “Vedi! Le fosche” from Il Trovatore
Boito: “L’altra notte in fondo al mare” from Mefistofele
Puccini: “O mio babbino caro” from Gianni Schicchi
Leoncavallo: “Mattinata”
Copland: “The Promise of Living” from The Tender Land
Bernstein: Overture to Candide
    “Somewhere” from West Side Story
    “I Feel Pretty” from West Side Story
Gershwin: “Summertime” from Porgy and Bess
Verdi: “Libiamo ne’ lieti calici” from La Traviata


PREVIEW MUSIC

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION
RUN TIME: Approximately 2 hours including intermission.
CHILD POLICY: Children 8 years old and older are welcome to our Symphony performances. No babes in arms.