Historic Stage

12 January, 18:00
Conductor: Vello Pähn 
Soloists: Heli Veskus (soprano), Kristel Pärtna (soprano),
Helen Lokuta (mezzo-soprano), Svetlana Shilova (mezzo-soprano, Bolshoi Theatre),
Luc Robert (tenor), Ilya Selivanov (tenor, Bolshoi Theatre),
Rauno Elp (baritone), Priit Volmer (bass), Denis Makarov (bass, Bolshoi Theatre)
Lighting Designer: Ritšard Bukin
Chorus Master: Elmo Tiisvald 
Video: Kalev Timuska
Host of the Evening : Mart Mikk

Estonian National Opera Choir and Orchestra

PROGRAM

Part I

Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Overture to opera Le nozze di Figaro


Estonian National Opera Orchestra

Imre Kálmán
Aria of Mister X from operetta Die Zirkusprinzessin


Rauno Elp (baritone)

Francesco Cilea
Adriana’s Aria from opera Adriana Lecouvreur

Heli Veskus (soprano)

Gaetano Donizetti
Nemorino’s Romance from opera L’elisir d’amore


Ilya Selivanov (tenor)

Gioacchino Rossini
Angelina’s Aria from opera La cinderella


Helen Lokuta (mezzo-soprano)
Estonian National Opera Male Chorus

Pyotr Tchaikovsky
Gremin’s Aria from opera Eugene Onegin


Denis Makarov (bass)

Jules Massenet
Manon’s Gavotte from opera Manon


Kristel Pärtna (soprano)
Estonian National Opera Male Chorus

Amilcare Ponchielli
Enzo’s Aria from opera La Gioconda


Luc Robert (tenor)

Alexander Borodin
Konchakovna’s Aria from opera Prince Igor

Svetlana Shilova (mezzo-soprano)
Estonian National Opera Female Chorus

Gaetano Donizetti
Duet of Malatesta and Don Pasquale from opera Don Pasquale


Rauno Elp (baritone)
Priit Volmer (bass)


Part II

Gaetano Donizetti
Duet of Adina and Dulcamara from opera L’elisir d’amore

Kristel Pärtna (soprano)
Rauno Elp (baritone)

Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov
Lykov’s Aria from opera The Tsar’s Bride


Ilya Selivanov (tenor) 

Leo Delibes
Duet of Lakme and Mallika (Flowers Duet) from opera Lakmé


Kristel Pärtna (soprano)
Helen Lokuta (mezzo-soprano)

Gaetano Donizetti
Chorus from opera Lucia di Lammermoor


Pietro Mascagni
Chorus from opera Cavalleria rusticana


Estonian National Opera Chorus

Georges Bizet
Duet of Nadir and Zurga from opera Les pêcheurs de perles


Luc Robert (tenor)
Rauno Elp (baritone)

Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Leporello’s Aria from opera Don Giovanni


Denis Makarov (bass)

Giuseppe Verdi
Duet of Gilda and the Duke from opera Rigoletto


Kristel Pärtna (soprano)
Luc Robert (tenor)

Charles Gounod
Chorus from opera Faust


Estonian National Opera Chorus

Giuseppe Verdi
Quartet from opera Rigoletto

Kristel Pärtna (soprano)
Svetlana Šilova (mezzo-soprano)
Luc Robert (tenor)
Rauno Elp (baritone)

Jacques Offenbach
Finale from opera Les contes d’Hoffmann


Heli Veskus (soprano)
Kristel Pärtna (soprano)
Helen Lokuta (mezzo-soprano)
Svetlana Shilova (mezzo-soprano)
Luc Robert (tenor)
Ilya Selivanov (tenor)
Rauno Elp (baritone)
Denis Makarov (bass)
Priit Volmer (bass)



				
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