Photo Credit: Rocky Ehrich Photography
July 8th - Phantom meets Puccini
Featuring: James Barbour, Jamie Chamberlin, Nathan Granner, Marya Basaraba & Cal Phil Chorale
Take flight with some of the most ravishing operatic music ever written and soar into the music of the night! Come indulge in the most popular and sensuous vocal music of all time!
Melt into the warmth of Puccini, the leading composer of 19th and 20th century opera and Andrew Lloyd Webber’s “Phantom of the Opera”, the longest running show on Broadway!
James Barbour, award winning Broadway Star and International Concert Artist just completed a 3 year run on Broadway as the “Phantom”. Barbour has also starred in such Tony-Award winning shows as Stephen Sondheim’s Assassins, and in the title role of Disney’s Beauty and the Beast. James Barbour is one of the most sought-after performers on Broadway today.
Featuring “Spellbinding” (San Francisco Chronicle), soprano Jamie Chamberlin has been recognized for her versatility as both a singer and actress. “A powerful operatic presence”, (Fanfare Magazine) her distinctive voice can be heard singing Offenbach’s Barcarolle in the Coen Brothers’ film, Hail Caesar!
Renowned tenor Nathan Granner’s “vibrant and flexible” voice (The Boston Globe) possess utter control of a ravishing sound” (Opera News)
The glorious Cal Phil Chorale is prepared by Chorus Maestra Marya Basaraba. Marya Basaraba has been the Cal Phil Chorale’s Chorus Maestra for the past ten seasons. As chorus conductor she has created and trained one of America’s finest chorales.
Andrew Lloyd Webber and Rodgers & Hammerstein: Music of the Night, All I Ask of You, If I loved You, Some Enchanted Evening, This Nearly was Mine
Giacomo Puccini: Excerpts from La Bohème and Turandot including Nessun Dorma
Walt Disney Concert Hall
111 S Grand Ave, Los Angeles, CA 90012
Talks with the Maestro
at 1:00PM in BP Hall
2:00PM to 4:35PM
Maestro Victor Vener