Italian Gala, November 2015

Italy Sunday 15th November La Scala, MilanLa Scala Opera House, Milan
7:00 pm
Royal Northern College of Music

This concert celebrates the warmth and passion of nineteenth-century Italian choral music.  In the comfort of the recently refurbished Royal Northern College of Music Concert Hall, enjoy a feast of great Italian music including popular orchestral and operatic items, coupled with complete performances of the Stabat Maters by Rossini and Verdi.

Works such as these are well suited to a large choir like Oldham Choral Society and they will be supported by four international soloists and the East Lancs Sinfonia under Nigel P Wilkinson.

Overture: Nabucco Verdi
Grand March from Aida Verdi
Duet from Norma Bellini
Stabat Mater Verdi
Quartet from Rigoletto Verdi
Prayer from Moses in Egypt Rossini
Easter Hymn from Cavalleria Rusticana Mascagni
Stabat Mater Rossini
Susannah Glanville Soprano
Kathleen Wilkinson Alto
Nick Sales Tenor
Henry Waddington Bass

Tickets at £15 (RNCM students £5, schoolchildren £1) are available from:

– Our ticket secretary on 01457 732 012

– The RNCM Box Office 0161 907 5555