Vivaldi’s virtuosic, but only surviving oratorio, with the Boston Baroque debut of mezzo-soprano Daniela Mack, and the return of favorites soprano Amanda Forsythe and mezzo-soprano Leah Wool. This one-night only performance of this rarely heard gem is not to be missed!
“Striving for a fresh Messiah year after year” says the Boston Globe. This annual tradition will feature the debut of Trinidadian soprano Jeanine De Bique, and the return of countertenor Christopher Lowrey, tenor Thomas Cooley and bass-baritone Dashon Burton.
Sanders Theatre, Harvard University
Thursday, Dec 31
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The Four Seasons
Concerto Grosso in F
Ring in the New Year with a baroque feast including Vivaldi’s sparkling The Four Seasons featuring concertmaster Christina Day Martinson in the virtuosic violin solo. The festive program will also include Vivaldi’s Concerto for Sopranino Recorder, featuring Aldo Abreu, and Corelli’s Concerto Grosso in F, Op. 6, No. 6. All accompanied by champagne and chocolates during intermission
Symphony No. 5
Piano Concerto No. 2
Considered today’s foremost fortepianist, Kristian Bezuidenhout makes his Boston Baroque debut with Beethoven’s Piano Concerto No. 2. Romanian born Soprano Ana Maria Labin joins for Beethoven’s glorious concert aria Ah, perfido! and Haydn’s Scena di Berenice. The program will also include Beethoven’s venerable Fifth Symphony.
OPERA: Die Zauberflöte (The Magic Flute)
This audience and family favorite features rising tenor sensation Nicholas Phan as prince Tamino and the beautiful soprano Leah Partridge as Pamina in a semi-staged production directed by Mark Streshinsky. Sung in German with English dialogue.
Nicholas Phantenor as Tamino
Leah Partridgesoprano as Pamina
Andrew Garlandbaritone as Papageno
Gustav Andreassenbass as Sarastro
Mary Wilsonsoprano as Queen of the Night
Sara Heatonsoprano as Papagena
Sonja DuToit Tengbladsoprano as First Lady
Mara Bondesoprano as Second Lady
Emily Marvoshcontralto as Third Lady
Owen McIntoshtenor as Monostatos
Stefan Reedtenor as Armored Man 1
Dana Whitesidebaritone as Armored Man 2
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