Inspired Voices: Festival Orchestra Concert
Guillermo Figueroa, conductor
Durango Choral Society, Linda Mack Berven, director
Caliente Community Choir, Virginia Nickels Hircock, director
Our Festival Orchestra, led by Maestro Guillermo Figueroa and joined by the Durango Choral Society, directed by Linda Mack Berven, and the Caliente Community Choir, directed by Virginia Nickels Hircock, will perform the Great Opera Choruses, including:
FELIX MENDELSSOHN: Symphony No. 4 in A, Op. 90, (“Italian”)
GEORGES BIZET: Chorus and March of the Toreadors, from Carmen
GIUSEPPE VERDI: “Va, pensiero”(Chorus of the Hebrew Slaves) from Nabucco, “Vedi! Le fosche notturne spoglie” (Anvil Chorus) from Il Trovatore
RICHARD WAGNER: Bridal Chorus from Lohengrin
SCOTT JOPLIN: Overture to Treemonisha
ALEXANDER BORODIN: Overture and Polovtsian Dances from Prince Igor
Join us for a free pre-concert lecture prior to this concert performance at 4:30 at the Center for Southwest Studies at Fort Lewis College.
For Special Needs seating or to take advantage of our Free Student Ticket Program, please call the festival office at 970-385-6820.