60th Anniversary Celebration Concert
Saturday, May 12 | 8pm
GMU Center for the Arts Concert Hall
Christopher Zimmerman, conductor
Danielle Talamantes, soprano
Rolando Sanz, tenor
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
Tosca: 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.