Saimir Pirgu

Tenor

Performances with the RNO

April 2014

In Russia

21 Mon

Great Hall, Moscow Conservatory

Moscow

Russia

Location

Program

Offenbach
Overture from "Orpheus in the Underworld"
Charpentier
Depuis le Jour, from "Louise"
Giordano
Intermezzo, from “Fedora”
Massne
Gavotte from "Manon"
Manon's aria Adieu notre petite table, from "Manon"
Puccini
Intermezzo, from "Manon Lescaut"
Cilea
Adriana's aria, from "Adriana Lecouvreur"
de Falla
Spanish Dance No. 1, from "La Vida Breve"
Moreno Torroba
La Petenera, from "La Marchenera"
Luna
I Come from Spain, from "The Jewish Boy"
Bernstein
Mambo, from "West Side Story"
Miller
I Know Why (and So Do You)
Arlen
Somewhere Over The Rainbow
Lehár
Wild Roses
Hannah's Song, from "The Merry Widow"
Giuditta's aria, from "Giuditta"
Conductor:

Constantine Orbelian

Guest Artists:

Dinara Alieva, Soprano

Alberto Gazale, Baritone

Saimir Pirgu, Tenor

2013-14 Season

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