CBSO Friday Night Classics: Opera Gala

Symphony Hall - Birmingham
Friday 20th February 2015 (19:30-22:00)
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  • CBSO and Department of Music

CBSO Friday Night Classics: Opera Gala

Wagner Prelude to Act Three and ‘In Fernem Land’ from Lohengrin
Dvořák ‘Song to the Moon’ from Rusalka
Rossini ‘Largo Al Factotum’ from The Barber of Seville
Verdi ‘Va Pensiero’ from Nabucco, ‘Anvil Chorus’ from Il Trovatore
Mozart ‘La Ci Darem La Mano’ from Don Giovanni
Puccini ‘One Fine Day’ and ‘The Humming Chorus’ from Madama Butterfly
Tchaikovsky ‘Polonaise’ from Eugene Onegin
Gounod ‘Jewel Song’ from Faust
Bizet ‘Flower Song’ and other extracts from Carmen, The Pearl Fishers Duet
Leoncavallo ‘Si Puo, So Puo?’ from Pagliacci
Borodin ‘Polovtsian Dances’ from Prince Igor

Singers from the University of Birmingham make their annual visit to Symphony Hall in the Friday Night Classics series with the City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra. Maestro Stephen Bell leads an all-star operatic cast in this performance for an evening of arias and choruses from Mozart to Puccini.

Venue: Symphony Hall, Birmingham city centre

Admission: £12.50-£44 plus transaction fee, available from or +44 (0)121 345 0600