Bel canto trio

Bel Canto Trio

8 p.m. Saturday, December 1, 2018 | Polsky Theatre

$25 - $30 Individual Tickets Season Ticket Package

Underwritten in part by Mark S. and Nancy Gilman


Hailey Clark, soprano, Joshua Guerrero, tenor, Nicholas Brownlee, bass-baritone, Christopher Allen, music director and pianist


Love opera? This concert is for you!

We celebrate the Bel Canto Trio's 70th anniversary with a tour featuring today's internationally acclaimed rising opera stars. The trio will perform the original program that toured the United States in the 1947/1948 season (launching Mario Lanza’s career) with some of operas greatest arias, duets and trios from Rigoletto, Faust, I Lombardi, La Traviata, Manon Lescaut, La Bohème, Il Barbiere di Siviglia and more.

Program

Verdi “Qual voluttà trascorrere” from I Lombardi
Trio

Verdi “Infelice, e tu credevi” from Ernani
Bizet “Quand la flame de l’amour” from La jolie fille der Perth
Nicholas Brownlee

Verdi “Parigi, o cara” from La traviata
Hailey Clark and Joshua Guerrero

Puccini “In quelle trine morbide” from Manon Lescaut
Gounod “Jewel Song” from Faust
Hailey Clark

Donizetti “Ecco il magico liquore” from L’elisir d’amore
Joshua Guerrero and Nicholas Brownlee

Puccini “E lucevan le stelle” from Tosca
Flotow “M’appari” from Martha
Joshua Guerrero

Thomas “Légères hirondelles” from Mignon
Hailey Clark and Nicholas Brownlee

Verdi “Perdon, perdon, Amelia” from Simon Boccanegra
Hailey Clark, Joshua Guerrero and Nicholas Brownlee

Intermission

Beethoven Rondo in C Major
Chopin Valse in C sharp minor
Christopher Allen

Mozart “Farewell Scene” from Die Zauberflöte
Hailey Clark, Joshua Guerrero and Nicholas Brownlee

Verdi “La donna è mobile” from Rigoletto
Joshua Guerrero

Lehar “Nobody Could Love You More” from Paganini
Hailey Clark and Joshua Guerrero

Puccini “Quando m’en vo” (Musetta’s Waltz) from La bohème
Hailey Clark

Rossini “La calunnia” from Il barbiere di Siviglia
Nicholas Brownlee 

Gounod “Prison Scene/Trio” from Faust
Hailey Clark, Joshua Guerrero, and Nicholas Brownlee

The Carlsen Center is proud to present the next generation of American opera singers in this tour.

Friends Hospitality and Pre-Show Talk

December 1, 2017

6:45 p.m. Friends Hospitality

7 p.m. Pre-show Talk