Celebrate the Master Composer in The Essential Wagner
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The last date listed for The Essential Wagner was Sunday May 20, 2012 / 5:00pm.
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The National Symphony Orchestra's latest innovative program, NEW MOVES: symphony + dance, kicks off with a concert featuring the combined talents of the NSO and dancers from KEIGWIN + COMPANY. On the bill will be selections from Leonard Bernstein's On the Town and On the Waterfront, with new choreography by Larry Keigwin. The orchestra will also showcase William Schuman's New England Triptych, the 1956 three-part series of tone poems. Finally, Sue Heineman, the NSO's principal bassoonist, will be featured on Marc Neikrug's Bassoon Concerto. Learn More
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Othalie Graham, soprano
Issachah Savage, tenor
Brent Stater, baritone
*Der Fliegende Holländer (The Flying Dutchman)
- Act III – Steuermann, Lass’ die Wacht (Norwegian Sailors’ Chorus)
Act II; Sc. 4 – Festmarsch: Arrival of the Guests at the Wartburg
*Tristan und Isolde
- Act III; Sc. 3 – Liebestod: Mild und leise
- Act II; Sc. 5 – Feierlicher Zug zum Münster (Elsa’s Procession to the Cathedral)
- Act III, Sc. 1 – Ritt der Walküren (Ride of the Valkyries)
*Die Meistersinger von Nürnberg (semi-staged)
- Act III; Sc. 5
Vocal soloists provided by the Evelyn Lear and Thomas Stewart Emerging Singers Program, a partnership with the Wagner Society of Washington, DC.