09 June 2016

Full Programme Announced for Samling Gala Concert

Samling is delighted to announce the full programme for our Gala Concert in the Garden on Sunday 3 July at The Old Vicarage in Bywell, Northumberland.

Please see the full programme below.

Some tickets are still available for this magical evening of opera favourites starring Samling Artists, members of Samling Academy, Northern Chords Festival Orchestra and conductor Jonathan Bloxham.

Samling Gala Concert in the Garden: Programme

Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Overture, from Le nozze di Figaro 

Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart Voi che sapete, from Le nozze di Figaro
Helen Sherman (Cherubino)

Gioachino Rossini Largo al factotum, from Il barbiere di Siviglia
Morgan Pearse (Figaro) 

Gioachino Rossini Dunque io son, from Il barbiere di Siviglia
Helen Sherman (Rosina) & Morgan Pearse (Figaro)

George Frideric Handel Lascia ch’io pianga, from Rinaldo
Elin Pritchard (Almirena)

Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky Kuda, kuda, from Eugene Onegin
Nicky Spence (Lensky)

Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart Prenderò quel brunettino, from Così fan tutte
Elin Pritchard (Fiordiligi) & Helen Sherman (Dorabella)

Franz Lehár Love Unspoken, from The Merry Widow
Ana Fernandez-Guerra (Hanna Glawari) & Jordan Carlton (Count Danilo)

Franz Lehár Dein ist mein ganzes Herz, from Das Land des Lächelns
Nicky Spence (Prince Sou-Chong)

Giuseppe Verdi Libiamo ne’ lieti calici, from La traviata
Elin Pritchard (Violetta), Nicky Spence (Alfredo) & chorus

 There will be one INTERVAL of twenty minutes

Georges Bizet Votre toast, je peux vous le rendre (The Toreador Song), from Carmen
Morgan Pearse (Escamillo) & chorus

Georges Bizet Près des remparts de Séville (Seguidilla), from Carmen
Helen Sherman (Carmen)

Giacomo Puccini Si, mi chiamano Mimì, from La bohème
Elin Pritchard (Mimì)

Giacomo Puccini O soave fanciulla, from La bohème
Elin Pritchard (Mimì) & Nicky Spence (Rodolfo)

Charles Gounod Avant de quitter ces lieux, from Faust
Morgan Pearse (Valentin) 

Édouard Lalo Vainement ma bien-aimée, from Le Roi d’Ys
Nicky Spence (Mylio)

Georges Bizet Au fond du temple saint (the Pearl Fishers Duet), from Les pêcheurs du perles
Nicky Spence (Nadir) & Morgan Pearse (Zurga)

Antonín Dvořák Měsíčku na nebi hlubokém (Song to the Moon), from Rusalka
Elin Pritchard (Rusalka)

Leonard Bernstein Make Our Garden Grow, from Candide
Elin Pritchard (Cunégonde), Nicky Spence (Candide) & chorus

Samling Gala Concert in the Garden
Sunday 3 July 2016
The Old Vicarage, Bywell, Northumberland, NE43 7AD
Premium tickets: £95 to include sparkling reception with canapés from 5pm,
followed by dinner and best reserved seats for concert.
Concert-only tickets: £30 to include a welcome glass of wine or soft drink from 7pm.