Grand Finale with Nathan Gunn

Grand Finale with Nathan Gunn


Saturday, May 13, 2017

7:30 pm Ford Hall, Ithaca College  


Silent Auction begins at 6:00pm
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RAVEL:  Le Tombeau de Couperin
RAVEL:  Don Quichotte à Dulcinée
MOZART:  Overture from Le nozze di Figaro
MOZART:  Hai gia vinta la causa from Le nozze di Figaro
MASCAGNI:  Intermezzo from Cavalleria Rusticana
ROSSINI:  Largo al factotum from Il barbiere de Siviglia
COPLAND:  Hoe-Down from Rodeo
Arr. J. Gunn:  Americana Medley (Poor Wayfaring Stranger, Bound for Promised Land, Tenting Tonight)

Be a part of this amazing finish!  Equally at home with opera, Broadway, or in an intimate recital hall, baritone Nathan Gunn has been a highly sought-after artist in many countries.  The New York Times raved that “Nathan Gunn commands an operatic baritone whose mighty heft and richness confer an outsize authority on everything he touches.”

Tickets are going quickly so be sure to purchase yours today!

This concert will feature two beautifully emotional works by Ravel.  Le Tombeau de Couperin is a suite of short movements, each composed in loving memory of people who died in WWI, and Don Quichotte à Dulciné is a song cycle based on the  story of Don Quixote.   Popular favorites from The Marriage of Figaro, The Barber of Seville, and others we promise you’ll be humming on your way home will round out this program.  Don’t miss what’s certain to be a memorable night with Nathan Gunn as we bring our 40th Anniversary Season to a grand close.

Remember to arrive early for the Benefit Auction!  There’s always something for every interest and every budget, thanks to our many generous donors and supporters.  Click here for a preview of some of the items up for bidding.  More items arriving daily!

Mr. Gunn’s performance is generously sponsored by James and Dianne Orcutt.

*Please note this program has been updated since the original 2016-17 season announcement.



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