Dundas Valley Orchestra "An Afternoon at the Opera"
On Sunday afternoon January 28, 2018 The Dundas Valley Orchestra performed opera favourites with the Dundas Celebration Singers, and guest artists Steve Burditt, Euphonium; Tessa Victoria Laengert,soprano; Rebecca Cuddy,mezzo soprano; Jennifer McKillop, soprano; and Amelia McNiven Fontana, violin HAAlSA Young Musician Award winner.
The music included La Gazza Ladra Overture( The Thieving Magpie) by Rossini; Handel's Largo from Xerxes, Carmen Suite No.1 by Bizet; Saint-Saens' Violin concerto No.3; Arias from Mozart,Puccini, and Lakme(the Flower Drum Song) by Delibes.
The Celebration Choir performed Coro a bocce chiusa (the Singing Chorus) from Madame Butterfly; Coro di Zingari from Il Trovatore; The Matador Chorus from La Traviata.
The DVO would like to thank all of our guest artists for a lovely afternoon of beautiful music.