Edinburgh International Festival: National Youth Orchestra of the USA

Joyce DiDonato joins the NYO USA at The Usher Hall for the sultry opulence of Berlioz’s six ravishing love songs.

Edinburgh International Festival: National Youth Orchestra of the USA

About Edinburgh International Festival: National Youth Orchestra of the USA

9th August 2019
8pm
Usher Hall
Usher Hall Lothian Road, Edinburgh West EH1 2EA
£15 - £48 + bf
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Davis Delicate Tension
Berlioz Les nuits d’été
Prokofiev Symphony No 5

Flamboyant, captivating, constantly surprising: Kansas-born mezzo soprano Joyce DiDonato is one of today’s classical music giants, with a personality as vibrant and joyful as her breathtaking voice.

She joins the Carnegie Hall-based National Youth Orchestra of the USA for the sultry opulence of Berlioz’s six ravishing love songs of summer evenings.

Sir Antonio Pappano – the Royal Opera’s music director, and much lauded with the Orchestra dell’Accademia Nazionale di Santa Cecilia at International Festival 2016 – concludes this dramatic programme with Prokofiev’s brilliantly joyous Fifth Symphony, an exuberant celebration of the human spirit.

Language
Sung in French with English supertitles

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