MOZART Overture to Le Nozze di Figaro (The Marriage of Figaro)
VERDI Va pensiero (Chorus of the Hebrew Slaves) from Nabucco
WAGNER Introduction to Act III and Bridal Chorus from Lohengrin
WAGNER Ride of the Valkyries from Die Walkure (The Valkyries)
WAGNER Apotheosis of Hans Sachs from Die Meistersinger von Nurnberg
BORODIN Polovtsian Dances from Prince Igor
On March 12, 2017, Rochester Symphony Orchestra & Chorale performed a concert entitled "An Opera Affair" featuring some of the greatest music written for opera. This recording is a shortened version of that performance including the orchestra and the chorale seen together for the first time this year!