CT Virtuosi Chamber Orchestra Series

May 2021 (DatesTBA)
“The Telephone, or L’Amour à trois”
(Menotti)

RESCHEDULED DUE TO CONNECTICUT COVID-19 REGULATIONS CT LYRIC OPERA PRODUCTION: A look at a XX century “socially distanced” love relationship via a telephone. date TBA Trinity-On-Main Arts Center date TBA Hartford Conductor: Adrian Sylveen Please note that due to the pandemic and Connecticut state COVID-19 regulations all dates and details […]

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Fri 6/11/21
Sun 6/13/21
VIRTUOSI MAIN STAGE:
MUSIC INSPIRED BY NATURE

Friday, June 11, 7:30 New Britain Sunday, June 13, Hartford (details TBA) New Britain: Felix Mendelssohn: Violin Concerto in D minor Felix Mendelssohn: A Midsummer Night’s Dream, op. 61- incidental music Charles Fernandez: Oboe Concerto Mov I Hartford: Charles Fernandez: Oboe Concerto Mov II & III Paul Hindemith: Trauermusik J. S. Bach: […]

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PUCCINI – LA BOHEME

CONNECTICUT LYRIC OPERA & THE VIRTUOSI – MAIN STAGE: PUCCINI – LA BOHEME July 2021 (Dates, Locations, and times TBA) Fully staged with the CT Lyric Opera: The production will also include young singers from the Virtuosi Academy in Hartford Program Cast to be announced at a later date, Stage […]

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Johann Strauss – Die Fledermaus

RESCHEDULED DUE TO CONNECTICUT COVID-19 REGULATIONS DATES TBA Cast: Charles Eaton, Daniel Kamalic, Jūratė Švedaitė -Waller, Maria Margiolakou, Rachel Abrams, Rebecca de Almeida, Spencer Hamlin Stage Director: Jan Mason, Music Director/Conductor: Adrian Sylveen

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Sat 2/6/21
VIRTUOSI MAIN STAGE:
Best of True Romantics

February is the month of love, so how better to celebrate than with a concert featuring the work of three composers known for their deeply personal, expressive romantic touch: Tomaso Albinoni, Edvard Grieg, and Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky. I am pleased to invite you to join us for “Best of the True Romantics: Masterworks […]

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Sun 10/11/20
Sun10/18/20
VIRTUOSI MAIN STAGE:
BY COMPOSER JOHNATHAN KANE

10/11 – 3 pm – Trinity – On Main – New Britain 10/18 – 6 pm – Cyril and Methodius Church – Hartford A concert commemorating the pain and suffering of all people caused by the COVID-19. A new piece commissioned by the Virtuosi from the Connecticut composer Jonathan Kane […]

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ORFEO ED EURIDICE by Christoph Willibald Gluck (Archive record)

        Opera Baroque: “Orfeo ed Euridice” by Christoph Willibald Gluck staged in collaboration with the Connecticut Lyric Opera’s Young Artist Program and with students and faculty of the Virtuosi Music Academy and Greve Opera Academy. – Guest Conductor – Giacomo Benedetti Stage Director – Alan Mann Rebecca […]

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MUSIC OF WIENIAWSKI, SZYMANOWSKI & Annual Polish Christmas with the Moniuszko Choir & Virtuosi Baroque Youth Ensemble

The Stanislaus A. Blejwas Endowed Chair in Polish and Polish American Studies & Connecticut Virtuosi Chamber Orchestra present: Karol Szymanowski – La Fontaine d’Arethuse, op. 30, Henry Wieniawski – Violin Concerto in d-minor, no. 2, Polish & English Christmas Carols Adrian Sylveen, violin, Moniuszko Choir, Virtuosi Baroque Youth Ensemble Hugh Keelan, guest […]

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Nov. 8, 16, 17, 30 TRISTAN UND ISOLDE BY RICHARD WAGNER

Extraordinary Tristan und Isolde – “The love story that changed opera for ever” – An internationally acclaimed cast of singers performs one of the pinnacles of the operatic repertoire. The influential Tristan und Isolde is notable for Wagner’s use of chromaticism, tonal ambiguity, orchestral color, and harmonic suspension. More than a […]

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Isolde – Jenna Rae

Wherever Jenna Rae performs, there is beauty, rigor, generosity of emotion, and an unusual ability to connect. With her first performance of Isolde with TUNDI Productions in 2019, Jenna Rae received breathtaking accolades from critics, from colleagues, from Wagnerites who travel internationally for Wagner productions, and from attendees who possibly […]

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MET tenor Errin Brooks as TRISTAN

CLO Associate Artistic Director recently corresponded with cast members from our upcoming production of Tristan und Isolde to ask them some questions about their backgrounds, how they got involved in singing opera, and how they came to work with CLO. This article will feature three of our company members from the […]

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