Concert

Sierra Nevada College

Incline Village, Nevada

Friday August 12, 2016 - 7:00 PM
Saturday August 13, 2016 - 7:00 PM

Soloists

Soprano  Lisette Oropesa

Conductor

Joel Revzen

JoAnn Falletta

About

Friday, August 12th

JoAnn Falletta, Guest Conductor

This performance features guest conductor JoAnn Falletta, whom the Los Angeles Times called, “One of the brightest stars of symphonic music in America,” and soprano extraordinaire Lisette Oropesa. PhillyMag wrote about Oropesa: “I’ve never seen an Opera Philadelphia audience react with such fervor to a performer in recent memory.”

Rossini: Overture to La Scala di Sieta
Verdi: Ah forse a lui/Sempre Libera from La Traviata (Lisette Oropesa, Soprano)
Verdi: Prelude to Act 3 from La Traviata (Lisette Oropesa, Soprano)
Dvorak: Czech Suite
Verdi: Caro Nome from Rigoletto (Lisette Oropesa, Soprano)
Mendelssohn: Symphony No. 4 “Italian”

Saturday, August 13th

Once again, Lisette Oropesa graces the Classical Tahoe performance, featuring Schumann, Weber, Mozart, and in honor of our fifth season, Beethoven’s Symphony #5. A Classical Tahoe board member commented at the end of last year’s concert series: “I’m so happy just to help bring this caliber of music here.”

Schumann: Overture, Scherzo and Finale
Weber: Andante and Rondo Ungarese for Viola and Orchestra (Milan Milisavljevic, Viola)
Mozart: Exultate Jubilate (Lisette Oropesa, Soprano)
Beethoven: Symphony No. 5