National Symphony Orchestra: Christoph Eschenbach, conductor / Beethoven: Fidelio
Christoph Eschenbach continues The Music of Budapest, Prague, and Vienna with NSO performances of Fidelio, Beethoven's only opera, in concert with singers and chorus.
- Mar. 15 - 17, 2012
- Concert Hall
- Approx. 2 hr, 40 min
- $20.00 - $85.00
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In German, with English supertitles.
Performance Timing (approximate): Part I - 70 min.; Intermission - 15 min.; Part II - 70 min.
Late seating permitted following the Overture only.
- Christoph Eschenbach, conductor
- Melanie Diener, Leonore
- Simon O'Neill, Florestan
- Eric Halfvarson, Rocco
- Jegyung Yang, Marzelline
- Paul Appleby, Jaquino
- Tomasz Konieczny, Don Pizarro
- Kyle Ketelsen, Don Fernando
- Jeffrey Gwaltney, prisoner
- Aleksey Bogdanov, prisoner
- The Choral Arts Society of Washington, (Norman Scribner, artistic director)
- About National Symphony Orchestra at the Kennedy Center
- The Music of Budapest, Prague, and Vienna An Interactive Exploration of the History & Culture of Central Europe
David and Alice Rubenstein are the Presenting Underwriters of the NSO.
The NSO Music Director Chair is generously endowed by Roger and Vicki Sant.
General Dynamics is the proud sponsor of the National Symphony Orchestra Classical Season.
The Domingo-Cafritz Young Artist Program is made possible through the generous support of
The Morris and Gwendolyn Cafritz Foundation.
Additional support is provided by
Noémi and Michael Neidorff and the Centene Charitable Foundation,
The Honorable Nancy G. Brinker, and State Plaza Hotel.
The Music of Budapest, Prague, and Vienna
Presenting Underwriter HRH Foundation
International Programming at the Kennedy Center is made possible through the generosity of the Kennedy Center International Committee on the Arts.
This project is supported in part by an award from the National Endowment for the Arts.