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A Wondrous Sound:
The Lyric Opera Chorus Celebrates a New Season

Featuring music from Il Trovatore, Anna Bolena, Tosca & Carousel

The Lyric Opera Chorus kicks off the 60th Anniversary Season featuring music from the upcoming season, led by Chorus Master Michael Black. Join us in downtown Chicago or in Evanston for excerpts from Anna Bolena, Tosca, Carousel, and the Anvil Chorus from Il Trovatore, as well as beloved choral favorites from Nabucco, Macbeth, Madama Butterfly, Carmen, Die Fledermaus, and Fidelio, among others.

Tickets just $20.

Saturday, November 22, 2014, 3 pm
(Please note that this is a matinee performance!)
Alice Millar Chapel
Northwestern University
1870 N. Sheridan Rd., Evanston

Program Selections:

MASCAGNI “Inno al sole" (Hymn to the Sun) from Iris
MOZART “Placido è il mar" from Idomeneo
BEETHOVEN “O welche Lust” from Fidelio
VERDI “Va pensiero” from Nabucco
VERDI “Patria oppressa” from Macbeth 
VERDI  “Vedi! le fosche notture spoglie” (Anvil Chorus) from Il Trovatore 
J. STRAUSS, JR. “Brüderlein” from Die Fledermaus
BIZET “Les voici, voici la quadrille” from Carmen


PUCCINI   "Coro a bocca chiusa" (Humming Chorus)  from Madama Butterfly 
DONIZETTI “A voi supremo Giudice” from Anna Bolena
MASCAGNI “Easter Hymn” from Cavalleria Rusticana
GIORDANO “Shepherdess Chorus” from Andrea Chénier
PUCCINI “Te Deum” from Tosca
RODGERS “You’ll Never Walk Alone” from Carousel
BERNSTEIN “Make Our Garden Grow” from Candide

A Wondrous Sound is generously sponsored by Shawn Donnelley and Christopher Kelly, Lieselotte N. Betterman  and Mr. and Mrs. Tom W. Olofson.