Opera San José
Classical & Contemporary Holidays

The 2013-14 Resident Ensemble of Principal Artists performs an array great operatic favorites plus some seaonal songs for your holiday enjoyment.

Opera San José's resident company is unique in the United States. Opera San José seeks out unusually gifted, professional operatic artists in the first years of their singing careers and offers them annual contracts as artists.

The advantages of a resident company are prolonged, detailed staging rehearsal periods, the development of a well integrated vocal ensemble, and highly integrated theatrical and musical performances.

Program:

Giuseppe Verdi: Lunga da lei..De'miei bollenti spiriti from La Traviata
  James Callon, Tenor

Georges Bizet: L'amour est un oiseau rebelle from Carmen
  Lisa Chavez, Mezzo-Soprano

Giuseppe Verdi: Mira, d'acerbe lagrime from Il Trovatore
  Cecilia López, Soprano and Evan Brummel, Baritone

Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Il mio tesoro from Don Giovanni Marc Schreiner, Tenor

Giacomo Puccini: Un bel di from Madama Butterfly Jennifer Forni, Soprano

Mozart: La ci darem la mano from Don Giovanni
  Cecilia López, Soprano and Evan Brummel, Baritone

Camille Saint-Saëns: Mon coeur s'ouvre á ta voix from Samson et Dalila
  Lisa Chavez, Mezzo-Soprano

Verdi: La donna è mobile from Rigoletto Marc Schreiner, Tenor

Mozart: Deh vieni alla finestra from Don Giovanni Evan Brummel, Baritone

Georges Bizet: Au fond du temple saint from Les pêcheurs de perles
  James Callon, Tenor and Evan Brummel, Baritone

Intermission

Bizet: Votre toast from Carmen Evan Brummel, Baritone

Tosti: Torna a surriento Marc Schreiner, Tenor

Francesco Cilea: Io Son L’umile Ancella Jennifer Forni, Soprano

Adolf Adam: O Holy Night James Callon, Tenor

Verdi: Sempre Libera from La Traviata Cecilia López, Soprano

Gioachino Rossini: La danza Marc Schreiner, Tenor

Tosti: O sole mio James Callon, Tenor

Traditonal Folk Carol: What child is this Cecilia López, Soprano; Marc Schreiner, Guitar

Martin & Blane: Have Yourself A Merry Little Christmas Jennifer Forni, Soprano

Mel Torme: The Christmas Song Jennifer Forni, Soprano

Frank Loesser: Baby it's cold outside
  Lisa Chavez, Mezzo-Soprano and Marc Schreiner, Tenor

Plus a Christmas Sing Along!
Jingle Bells Joy to the World Silver Bells
Deck the Halls We wish you a Merry Christmas

Tuesday December 10, 2013

8:00pm

Sunset Center, Carmel

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