The Risingholme Orchestra proudly celebrates Festa della Republica with an afternoon of music and song from Italy.
Tomas Hurnik - cello
Samantha Warhurst - soprano
Daniel Cooper - harpsichord
and members of the Christchurch Harp Orchestra
The programe includes
Verdi's powerful La Forza del Destino Sinfonia and 'Chorus of the Hebrew Slaves'
Puccini's soaring Preludio Sinfonica and Musetta's Waltz
Vivaldi's spirited Concerto for cello and orchestra
Respighi's explosive "The Appian Way" from The Pines of Rome
Rossini's spectacular 'Una voce poco fa' from The Barber of Seville
Cottrau's evergreen Santa Lucia
And.... opportunities to sing along.
Creative Communities nz
Embassy of Italy Wellington
La Dolce Vita cooking school Christchurch
Oxford Women's Health