Orquesta Sinfónica de Puerto Rico
Sunday, September 19, 2004, 8:00 PM

Conducted by Music Director Guillermo Figueroa and featuring soprano Ana María Martínez and tenor César Hernández, the Puerto Rico Symphony Orchestra presents works by Puccini, Gutiérrez-Espinosa, Rossini, Sorozábal, and other composers.

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For nearly 50 years, the Puerto Rico Symphony Orchestra has played a principal role in the island’s musical life. Promoting classical music and making an occasional incursion into the popular canon, it has become one of the most important musical influences in Central America and the Caribbean. For its concert at the Kennedy Center, Orquesta Sinfónica de Puerto Rico led by Music Director Guillermo Figueroa presents a program of works by Puccini, Gutiérrez-Espinosa, Rossini, Sorozábal, and other composers—to include stirring arias and duets, from zarzuela and opera, performed by soprano Ana María Martínez and tenor César Hernández.

Program and Notes

Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov
Russian Easter Overture, Op. 36
Felipe Gutiérrez-Espinosa
Duet from Act III of Macías
Giacomo Puccini
"E lucevan le stelle": Aria from Act III of Tosca
Gioacchino Rossini
"Una voce poco fa": Aria from Act I of The Barber of Seville
Charles Gounod
Duet from Act II of Faust
Giacomo Puccini
Intermezzo from Act III of Manon Lescaut
Pablo Luna
Aria from the zarzuela El Niño Judío
Pablo Sorozábal
"No puede ser": Aria from the zarzuela La Tabernera del Puerto
Manuel Penella
Duet from the zarzuela El gato montés
Roberto Sierra
Fandangos
Maurice Ravel
Daphnis et Chloé Complete Ballet

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