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NSO Summer Lunchtime

NSO Summer Lunchtime


NSO Summer Lunchtime

National Symphony Orchestra 
Kristian Sallinen, conductor
Deirdre Higgins, soprano
Presented by Liz Nolan, RTÉ lyric fm

Verdi La forza del destino Overture 
Mozart ‘Porgi amor’ (The Marriage of Figaro
Offenbach ‘Elle a fui, la tourterelle’ (The Tales of Hoffmann
Puccini Intermezzo from Manon Lescaut 
Puccini ‘Tu, che di gel sei cinta’ (Turandot
Puccini ‘O mio babbino caro’ (Gianni Schicchi
Wagner Tannhäuser Overture

A lunchtime at the opera with the exciting young talent of soprano Deirdre Higgins and rising star conductor Kristian Sallinen is not to be missed. Favourite arias by Offenbach, Mozart (The Marriage of Figaro’s beseeching ‘Porgi amor’) and Puccini (the exquisite ‘O mio babbino caro’) are heard alongside three orchestral showpieces including rousing Overtures by Verdi and Wagner, and Puccini’s aching Intermezzo from Manon Lescaut completing the bill. 

Broadcast on The Full Score with Liz Nolan on RTÉ lyric fm.

Presented by National Symphony Orchestra

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Tuesday 9 Jul 2024
Main Stage
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