Italian Gems from the Shores of Italy – Saturday, May 31, 2014 at 6:30pm

Dante Alighieri Society & The Tuesday Musicale of Detroit presents

Italian Gems from the Shores of Italy

An Evening to celebrate the greatest musical gems created and inspired by
Italian Masters of Music, Opera, and Song.
The Performers are artists connected with The Tuesday Musicale of Detroit, some from different cultures, giving homage to Masters from the Shores of Italy including: Scarlatti, Bellini, Donizetti, Puccini, Verdi and others.
Dina Soresi Winter, Artistic Coordinator
Dina and Eric Winter, Narrators
Naomi Yamaguchi, pianist, 10 year old child prodigy!
Angela Theis, leading soprano with the Michigan Opera Theatre
Mark Gardner, Baritone, first prize winner of last year’s National Federation of Music Clubs, a prestigious National vocal Award.
Dorothy Duensing, Mezzo Soprano & Dan Mihaescu, Baritone!
Pianists: Father Eduard Perrone & Blake Ray
Singing arias from Don Pasquale, Rigoletto, Don Giovanni, Don Carlos, La Favorita, Il Trovatore and The duet “La ci darem la mano” from Don Giovanni
Special Finale: Libiamo from La Traviata
With Special guests: Jie Wang, soprano, Jinsheng Zhang, tenor & Xiaochun Liang(Joy), piano
Joined by the entire cast
Come! Meet the Artists!

Il Mondo in Italiano