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.
Friday, September 12, 2014, 7 pm
Fourth Presbyterian Church
North Michigan Ave. & Delaware Place
Seating Note: Select seating on the main floor and in the loft sections at Fourth Presbyterian Church may have limited or obstructed views due to the unique and beautiful architecture of the sanctuary. All seating is General Admission and priced at $20. If you have concerns about sight lines, please plan to arrive early. All seating is on a first-come, first-served basis. The sanctuary opens for seating at 6:30pm.
Saturday, November 22, 2014, 3 pm
(Please note that this is a matinee performance!)
Alice Millar Chapel
1870 N. Sheridan Rd., Evanston
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
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 Lieselotte N. Betterman and Mr. and Mrs. Tom W. Olofson.