Fiesta: The Brazilian opera O Guarani

Fiesta: The Brazilian opera O Guarani

Thu, 12/17/2015 - 10:00pm - 11:00pm

Pintura para o cenário da ópera O Guarani, da obra de José de Alencar, encenada no Teatro Scala de Milão

12/17    O GuaraniPremiered at La Scala Theater in Milan in May of 1870 under the its Italian title of Il Guarany, this opera by Brazilian composer Antônio Carlos Gomes was enthusiastically praised by reviewers, audiences and composers such as Verdi and Liszt. This also marked the starting point of a successful Italian career for Gomes both as a composer and as a music director. Our program features an outstanding recording with Plácido Domingo and Verónica Villarroel in the leading roles.

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