Aleksandra Kurzak

Soprano

Performances with the RNO

July 2011

On Tour

24 Sun

Lincoln Theater

Yountville

CA

Program

Rachmaninov
Piano Concerto No. 2
Verdi
Overture to La forza del destino
Parigi, o cara, from La Traviata
Donizetti
Una furtiva lagrima, from L’Elisir d’amore
Rossini
Una voce poco fa, from Il barbiere di Siviglia
Mascagni
Intermezzo, from Cavalleria Rusticana
Cilea
È la solita storia del pastore (Lamento di Federico), from L’Arlesiana
Bernstein
Glitter and Be Gay, from Candide
Verdi
Brindisi, from La Traviata
Conductor:

Omer Wellber

Guest Artists:

Joyce Yang, Piano

Francesco Demuro, Tenor

Aleksandra Kurzak, Soprano

Napa Valley Festival del Sole 2011

What They’re Saying

"[The] American-Russian Festival Orchestra, featuring distinguished players from the Russian National Orchestra and a number of prominent American orchestras...[conveys] a vital message to our participants and observers, that by working together we can share our musical and historical cultures and increase our understanding of one another."

Athena T. Blackburn

Founding board member, Festival Napa Valley