Verdi: The Complete Songs for Voice and Piano

Members of Caramoor’s prestigious Bel Canto Young Artist program (joined by Verdi expert Philip Gossett) present an important and neglected part of Verdi’s legacy.

This piano-accompanied song, or “Romanza” in Verdi’s Italy, was basically an opera aria without orchestra. Since Verdi composed most of the world’s favorite arias, it is no surprise that his songs are a treasury of inspired melody and dramatic variety, but only about half of them are readily available in print. This program presents the entire series, supervised and introduced by Philip Gossett, editor-in-chief of the Ricordi complete edition of Verdi’s works.

Artists: Bel Canto Young Artists

Location: Spanish Courtyard

Concert is one hour long; no intermission.

Come early and tour the historic Rosen House; concert-goers tickets are half-price ($5).

Event Location and Ticket Information

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Caramoor Center for Music and the Arts
149 Girdle Ridge Road
Bedford, NY
Handicap Accessible? Yes

Date: Thursday, July 25, 2013
Times: 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm

Ticket pricing:

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$15 - Concert Ticket, General Admission
$25 - Concert Ticket, Reserved Seating
$35 - Concert Ticket, Reserved Seating

Presenter: Caramoor Center for Music and the Arts
Presenter Phone: (914) 232-1252