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OPERA NIGHT AT GEORGE!

Wednesday, April 26, 2017:

George Restaurant on Queen is the scene for George Restaurant’s  Opera Night. The cuisine  of Chef Lorenzo Loseto is phenomenal and the opera music is… grand.~ Outstanding singers regale you with favourite and famous operatic arias, with superb piano accompaniment.

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George’s Chef Lorenzo Loseto

 

 STRANGERS IN PARADISE: A COSI CONNECTION SHOWCASE!
Tuesday, May 16 2017, 8:00 pm

In the thralls of ecstasy, fantasy and revelry, celebrate the talented singers and collaborative pianists of the Centre for Opera Studies in Italy* as they make music that is out of this world. 
*COSI alumni appear as guests of COSA Canada.

PAST PERFORMANCES:

SHAKESPEARE SINGS!

Saturday, February 25th, 7:30 pm – Concerts@100, Toronto.  For an invitation, contact marko.duic@gmail.com

7:30 pm., February 25th (Toronto): Concerts@100 –  Shakespeare Sings! Metropolitan Opera soprano Katherine Whyte, Canadian Opera Company favourite, mezzo-soprano Krisztina Szabo, Canada’s outstanding emerging operatic talents soprano Andrea Nuñez,  tenor Matthew Dalen, and pianists Holly Kroeker, Mia Bach perform  from the most famous 19th century settings of Shakespeare’s works. Highlights include excerpts from Bellini’s I Capuleti ed I Montecchi and Gounod’s Roméo et Giuliette in arias, duets, and piano transcriptions for four hands. Suggested Donation: $50.

Sunday, February 26th, 3:00 pm – First-St. Andrew’s United Church, London, ON

3:00 pm., February 26th (London, ON): Music at First-St. Andrew’s –  Shakespeare Sings! Sopranos Sonja Gustafson, Andrea Nuñez,  mezzo-soprano Francesca Ranalli, tenor Matthew Dalen,  pianists Holly Kroeker and Mia Bach perform  from the most famous 19th century settings of Shakespeare’s works. Highlights include excerpts from Brahms’ Ophelialieder, Bellini’s I Capuleti ed I Montecchi and Gounod’s Roméo et Giuliette, in arias, duets, and piano transcriptions for four hands. Inquiries:  mail@fsaunited.com. Telephone:  519-679-8182. Address. 350 Queens Ave, London, ON, N6B 1X6. Admission – Adults: $20, Students: $15.

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Andrea Nùñez                  Matthew Dalen              Holly Kroeker        Mia Bach              Francesca Ranalli          Sonja Gustafson

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December 5, 2016: Cabaret Night at the Arts & Letters Club of Toronto! Soprano Alyssa DiMarco,  mezzo-soprano, Lyndsay Promane, and pianist Tom King perform music from the “Roaring ’20s” and “Dirty ’30s.”

September 8, 2016: Concerts@100 – Highlights from Fiddler on the Roof:Soprano Caitlin Wood, mezzo-soprano Lyndsay Promane, baritone Bradley Christensen, and pianist Suzy Smith embrace the best of winter, waltzes, operetta, and Vienna, in a joyous celebration. (venue and concert enquiries: Dr. Marko Duic). Suggested Donation: $50.

May 18th, 2016: LLOYD BURRITT‘s Miracle Flight 571, as part of the Hamilton Philharmonic Orchestra’s 2016 What Next Festival of New Music, in an opera-in-concert co-production with the HPO and conductor William Rowson at Christ’s ChurchCathedral, Hamilton. Admission: Pay What You Can.

May 14, 2016: Concerts@100 – Performers and program TBA, (venue and concert enquiries: Dr. Marko Duic).

•February 20th, 2016: Concerts@100 – Waltzing in a Winter Wonderland:Soprano Caitlin Wood, mezzo-soprano Lyndsay Promane, baritone Bradley Christensen, and pianist Suzy Smith embrace the best of winter, waltzes, operetta, and Vienna, in a joyous celebration. (venue and concert enquiries: Dr. Marko Duic). Suggested Donation: $50.