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RNCM Opera Scenes

Friday 24 June 2022, 5.00pm

RNCM Theatre

Opera Scenes 1045

Vocal and conducting students present some of opera’s greatest moments in this free series of staged scenes. A perfect way to feed your curiosity!

With excerpts from:
Alcina HWV 34
Music by Georg Frideric Handel
Libretto by Riccardo Broschi after Ludovico Ariosto
Piano reduction © 2008 by Bärenreiter-Verlag
The edition of Alcina used in this performance is published by Bärenreiter-Verlag, Kässel.

Ascanio in Alba K 111
Music by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Libretto by Giuseppe Parini
Piano reduction © 2003 by Bärenreiter-Verlag
The edition of Ascanio in Alba used in this performance is published by Bärenreiter-Verlag, Kässel.

L’Etoile
Music by Emmanuel Chabrier
Libretto by Eugene Leterrier and Albert Vanloo

The Pilgrim’s Progress
Music by Ralph Vaughan Williams
Libretto adapted by Ralph Vaughan Williams from John Bunyan, with interpolations from the Bible, and verses by Ursula Wood
Music and Libretto © 1952 by Oxford University Press
Performed by arrangement with Boosey & Hawkes on behalf of Oxford University Press. All rights reserved.

The Saint of Bleeker Street
Music and Libretto by Gian-Carlo Menotti
Music and Libretto © 1978 by G. Schirmer, Inc.
Performed by arrangement with Wise Music Group. All rights reserved.

Orlando HWV 31
Music by Georg Frideric Handel
Libretto adapted from Carlo Sigismondo Capece after Ludovico Ariosto
Piano reduction © 2001, 2017 by Bärenreiter-Verlag
The edition of Orlando used in this performance is published by Bärenreiter-Verlag, Kässel.

La Serva Padrona [The Maid Turned Mistress]
Music by Giovanni Battista Pergolesi
Libretto by Federico, Gennaro after Jacopo Angello Nelli

Le Docteur Miracle [Doctor Miracle]
Music by Charles Lecocq
Libretto by Léon Battu and Ludovic Halévy after Richard B B Sheridan

Fidelio Op 72
Music by Ludwig van Beethoven
Libretto adapted by Joseph Sonnleithner from Jean-Nicolas Bouilly, revised by Georg Friedrich Treitschke

Der Rosenkavalier Op 59 [The Knight of the Rose or The Rose-Bearer]
Music by Richard Strauss
Libretto by Hugo von Hofmannsthal loosely adapted from Louvet de Couvrai and Molière

Free admission, no ticket required

 

This performance will end at approximately 7.15pm

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FREE
Friday 24 June 2022, 5.00pm


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