Metropolitan Opera stars join our Verdi Bicentennial festivities with highlights from his powerful setting of Shakespeare’s drama. Plus rarely heard sacred music and a brilliant showstopper for clarinet and orchestra.
Keith Clark conducts.
Verdi LAUDI ALLA MARIA VERGENE from Four Sacred Pieces
Verdi CONCERT FANTASIA ON THEMES FROM RIGOLETTO
Arranged For Clarinet and Orchestra by Luigi Bassi
Mark Dubac, clarinet
Verdi OTELLO Highlights from Acts i, ii and iii
Otello: Allan Glassman (Metropolitan Opera)
Desdemona: Ruth Ann Swenson (Metropolitan Opera)
iago: Richard Zeller (Metropolitan Opera)
Astoria Music Festival Vocal Apprenticeship Program North Coast Chorale, Denise Reed, Director
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