• Tuesday, May 29, 2012

    Soprano Angela Gheorghiu to Perform with World Orchestra for Peace on October 19, 2012 in Stern Auditorium/Perelman Stage

    Program Information
    Friday, October 19 at 8:00 p.m.
    Stern Auditorium / Perelman Stage
    WORLD ORCHESTRA FOR PEACE

    Valery Gergiev, Conductor
    Lady Solti, Presenter
    Soloists to include:
    Angela Gheorghiu, Soprano
    René Pape, Bass
    Alumni of the Solti Accademia and Solti Foundation US

    THE SOLTI CENTENNIAL CONCERT

    Program to include:
    WOLFGANG AMADEUS MOZART Overture to The Marriage of Figaro
    RICHARD STRAUSS Don Juan, Op. 20
    WOLFGANG AMADEUS MOZART and GIUSEPPE VERDI Selected Opera Arias and Ensembles
    GUSTAV MAHLER Adagietto from Symphony No. 5 in C-sharp Minor
    BÉLA BARTÓK Concerto for Orchestra

    Presented by Carnegie Hall in partnership with World Orchestra for Peace.

    This concert has been made possible by a generous gift from Yoko Nagae Ceschina. 
    Carnegie Hall announced today that soprano Angela Gheorghiu will join the World Orchestra for Peace on Friday, October 19 at 8:00 p.m. for their performance in tribute to the late conductor Sir Georg Solti, just two days before the exact 100th anniversary of his birth.

    The remaining details for this program remain unchanged with Maestro Valery Gergiev leading the orchestra in its first New York performance. Ms. Gheorghiu joins previously announced soloist, bass René Pape, and alumni musicians of the Solti Accademia and Solti Foundation US for a program to include works by Mozart, Verdi, Mahler, Bartók, and Richard Strauss. Lady Solti appears as presenter.

    For information about this performance, the public may contact CarnegieCharge at 212-247-7800.


    Bank of America is the Proud Season Sponsor of Carnegie Hall.


    Ticket Information
    Subscriptions for Carnegie Hall’s 2012-2013 season are currently on sale. Single tickets for this and all other Carnegie Hall presentations go on sale on August 27, 2012 at 8:00 a.m. Tickets are available at the Carnegie Hall Box Office, 154 West 57th Street, or can be charged to major credit cards by calling CarnegieCharge at 212-247-7800 or by visiting the Carnegie Hall website, carnegiehall.org
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