Samuel Ramey

Bass

Performances with the RNO

July 2006

On Tour

19 Wed

Lincoln Theater

Yountville

CA

Program

Berlioz
"Devant la maison" from La Damnation de Faust
Gounod
"Vous qui faites" from Faust
Boito
"Ecco il mondo" from Mefistofele
Offenbach
"Ah, que j'aime les militaires" from La Grande Duchesse du Gerolstein
Thomas
"Connais-tu le pays" from Mignon
Berlioz
Selected songs from Les Nuits d'Été
Rodgers & Hammerstein
"People Will Say We're in Love" from Oklahoma
Tchaikovsky
Symphony No. 4
Conductor:

Carlo Ponti

Guest Artists:

Frederica Von Stade, Mezzo soprano

Samuel Ramey, Bass

Festival del Sole 2006

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