60th Anniversary Celebration Concert

Saturday, May 12 | 8pm                          
GMU Center for the Arts Concert Hall
Christopher Zimmerman, conductor
Danielle Talamantes, soprano
Rolando Sanz, tenor
with the
Fairfax Choral Society and Music & Arts Chorus


VERDI        Otello: Opening Chorus and Otello’s entrance                              Otello: Love duet
                    Nabucco:  (Chorus of the Hebrew Slaves) 

BIZET        Carmen: March of the Toreadors

PUCCINI   Turandot: Nessun Dorma
: Vissi d’arte

VERDI      La Traviata:Brindisi” Drinking Song

BERNSTEIN  Candide: Overture
                        West Side Story: Symphonic Dances
                        Candide: Make Our Garden Grow

Please note tenor Carl Tanner has unexpectedly had to withdraw from the concert.  The extraordinary tenor Rolando Sanz will be joining us for this special evening.

Celebrate the FSO’s 60th Anniversary with beloved arias and duets with soprano Danielle Talamantes and tenor Rolando Sanz. 

From the majesty of La Traviata to the tenderness of Otello and the unabated romance of Turandot’s Nessun Dorma, experience an unforgettable evening filled with soaring melodies and tender duets from Verdi, Bizet, Puccini, and Bernstein’s Overture to Candide and Symphonic Dances from West Side Story.


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