Nino Surguladze

Mezzo-soprano

Performances with the RNO

August 2007

On Tour

04 Sat

Piazza Signorelli

Cortona

Location

Program

Nino Rota
Selections from La Strada
Saint-Saens
Cello Concerto No. 1 in A minor
Verdi
Canzone di velo from Don Carlo
Rossini
Bel Raggio lusinghier from Semiramide
Donizetti
Una furtiva lagrima from L'Elisir d'Amor
Bizet
Habanera from Carmen
Puccini
Che gelida manina from La Boheme
Dvorak
Song to the Moon from Rusalka
Mussorgsky
Pictures At An Exhibition (arr. Ravel)
Conductor:

Carlo Ponti

Guest Artists:

Nina Kotova, Cello

Isabel Bayrakdarian, Soprano

Nino Surguladze, Mezzo-soprano

Francesco Demuro, Tenor

2007 Tuscan Sun Festival

What They’re Saying

"I saw the greatest orchestra in the world play Friday night. If you think that's hyperbole, ask anyone who was in Yardley Hall that night. The Russian National Orchestra is the Rolls-Royce of orchestras, no ordinary ensemble."

The Kansas City Star