Tuesday, February 17, 2009

Academy of Vocal Arts - A Sell Out Performance!

On Sunday, February 8, 2009, members of the Academy of Vocal Arts performed Opera Plus! - a selection of Opera and Broadway favorites - infront of a sold-out audience at the Croft Farm Arts Center. Selections included "Brindisi" (“Libiamo ne'lieti calici”) from Verdi’s La Traviata, "Seguidilla" from Bizet’s Carmen, “La ci darem la mano” from Mozart’s Don Giovanni, “This nearly was mine” from Rodgers and Hammerstein’s South Pacific and “The Impossible Dream” from Leigh’s Man of La Mancha.

From left to right: Luke Housner, piano; Taylor Stayton, tenor; Olivia Vote, mezzo-soprano;
Steven LaBrie, baritone; Colleen Daly, soprano

Our next Ensemble Series Concert will be held on Friday, March 13 at 8 p.m. and will feature Dolce Suono: Metal & Wood Band.