Sondra Radvanovsky Recital

The soprano returns after triumphing in Tosca and Norma

The great Sondra Radvanovsky returns to the Liceu this season, accompanied on the piano by Anthony Manoli, after her triumphs in Tosca and Norma.

The critics are unanimous is considering Radvanovsky as one of the leading sopranos in her particular repertory.

«A voice with a broad span, from the striking high and ultra-high notes to the rm low register» – Ara.cat

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Artistic profile

Sondra Radvanovsky, soprano
Piano
Anthony Manoli

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December 2016

22Thursday20:00Turn DFee 10

First part 30m
Interval 25m
Second part 45m

Total Running Time 1h 45m

Program

FIRST PART

Gaetano Donizetti

Maria Stuarda
“Oh nube! che lieve per l'aria t'aggiri” ("Oh cloud, lightly drifting..."),
(Maria Stuarda, cavatina, Act  I)

Serguei Rachmaninov

"Son" (“A Dream"), Op. 8  No. 5
"Ne poi, krasavitsa" (“Oh, never sing to me again"), Op. 4 No. 4
"Zdes horosho" ("How fair this spot"), Op. 21 No. 7
"Vesenniye vody" ("Spring Waters"), Op. 14 No. 11

Jules Massenet

Le Cid
"Pleurez ! Pleurez, mes yeux !" ("Weep! Weep my eyes!")
(Chimène, aria, Act  III)

SECOND PART

Vincenzo Bellini

"Per pietà, bell'idol mio" ("For pity's sake, my beautiful idol")
"La ricordanza" ("Memory")
"Ma, rendi pur contento" ("Only make her happy")

Antonín Dvořák

Rusalka
“Měsíčku na nebi hlubokém” ("Song to the Moon")
(Rusalka, aria, Act  I)

Aaron Copland

Old American Songs (selection)

"Simple Gifts"
"Long time ago"
"At the river"

Umberto Giordano

Andrea Chénier
"La mamma morta" ("They killed my mother"),
(Maddalena di Coigny, aria, Act  III)