Music

OPERA 101: An Introduction to Opera

Lirica Arts (Singapore)

3 May 2024, Fri, 7.30pm

1hr 30mins

(Intermission: None)

Esplanade Recital Studio

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Lirica Arts
Synopsis

Step into the captivating world of opera with the OPERA 101 concert series, proudly presented by Lirica Arts. You are invited to join a mesmerizing journey through the rich tapestry of Western opera, designed to ignite curiosity and deepen your appreciation for this timeless art form.

 

Opening the concert series with An Introduction to Opera, let musicologist and speaker Shridar Mani unravel the mysteries of opera, its music, and its conventions, taking you on a journey of discovering opera - from the courtly intrigues of Baroque opera to the grand spectacle of the Romantic era - the secrets of operatic styles and voice types all unlocked.

 

He will be joined by opera singers Felica Teo, Joyce Lee, Martin Ng, Jonathan Macpherson, Shawn Liew and Japanese mezzo soprano Ai Iwasaki, to allow you to witness the breathtaking beauty and emotional depth of iconic opera excerpts. Experience the power of the human voice as it soars through the intricate melodies and passionate narratives of opera's most cherished compositions.

 

This presents a unique opportunity to embark on a musical journey, as the series demystifies opera and brings its magic to life before your very eyes. Whether you are a seasoned opera enthusiast or a curious newcomer, you are promised an unforgettable experience that will leave you spellbound and inspired. Prepare to be transported to a world of passion, drama, and transcendent beauty, as the series celebrates the timeless art of opera in all its glory.

 

The second instalment of the OPERA 101 concert series Puccini - A Life in 7 Women will be held on 2 August 2024, in the Esplanade Recital Studio.

Admission Age:
7 and above.
Language: Italian, German, Latin, French
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Date & Time

3 May 2024, Fri

7.30pm

Esplanade Recital Studio
Tickets & Prices
Standard Student
Price $42 $37.80

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20% savings (Min. of 10 tickets)

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