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A night at the Opera (ZH) "la fille de regiment" (Donizetti)

Hosted by the Consul of the Zurich Live Music Group
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Took place 2 months ago
Tue 19 Dec 18:30 - 22:30

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Let's enjoy a fantastic evening with Gaetano Donizetti´s opera comique "La fille de Regiment".

Reduced AMAG special only on sale on Saturday November 18th 11.00 CET sharp (tickets sell fast, so be online on Sat 18th of November):
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The opera tells the story of a young love that fails first and then triumphs. The simple action is hardly taken seriously. But it offers the composer what he needs for a successful opera, namely ample opportunity for lively-rhythmic music, sometimes military, sometimes dance-like, sometimes romantic.

The work lives from the contrast between the "false" world of the nobility and the "honest" and "down to earth" world of the military. This becomes clear musically, especially in the "vocal hour scene" at the beginning of the second act. (Concertante performance)

Featuring: Sabine Devieilhe, Javier Camarena, Pietro Spagnoli, Liliana Nikiteanu, Birgit Karin Steinegger

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