Philadelphia Orchestra Assistant Conductor Kensho Watanabe leads the program of favorites including Tchaikovsky's 1812 Overture for this FREE Neighborhood Concert.
This concert is FREE, but tickets are required.
Yannick Nézet-Séguin - Conductor
Sonya Yoncheva - Soprano (Tosca)
Yusif Eyvasov Tenor - (Cavaradossi)
Ambrogio Maestri - Baritone (Scarpia)
Philadelphia Symphonic Choir (Joe Miller, director)
James Alexander - Stage Director
Puccini - Tosca
The world’s leading opera conductor brings to Verizon Hall one of the finest of Italian grand operas with the unparalleled Philadelphia Orchestra on stage. Only superlatives suffice as an all-star cast of international singers joins the Philadelphians to stage Puccini’s impassioned tale of love, murder, and redemption. A superb opportunity to hear one of opera’s greatest scores immersed in the incomparable Philadelphia Sound. Superstar Sonya Yoncheva makes both her Philadelphia Orchestra debut and debut as Tosca in this famously demanding role.
This concert will be LiveNote enabled.