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Renée Fleming

in recital pianist Hartmut Höll

Overview

One night only: Tuesday, February 6 - great seats just released!

Known as “the people’s diva," soprano Renée Fleming captivates audiences around the globe with her sumptuous voice, consummate artistry and compelling stage presence

The superstar returns to LA Opera for the first time since 2016 in a one-night-only recital with her longtime collaborator, the distinguished German pianist Hartmut Höll, in a special program of beloved arias and songs.

Schedule

There are currently no upcoming performances.

 

Cast

Creative Team

Synopsis

Musical Selections for February 6, 2018, Recital

George Frideric Händel (1685-1759)         
"Ombra mai fu" from Serse
“Bel piacere e godere” from Agrippina

Johannes Brahms (1833-1897)        
Mondnacht (WoO 21)
Ständchen from Five Songs (Op. 106)
Die Mainacht from Four Songs (Op. 43)
Da unten im Tale from 49 German Folksongs (WoO 33)
Meine Liebe ist grün from Nine Songs (Op. 63)
Wiegenlied from Five Songs (Op. 49)
Vergebliches Ständchen from Five Romances and Songs (Op.84)

Caroline Shaw (b. 1982)                  
Aurora Borealis
Bed of Letters

Intermission

Gabriel Fauré (1845-1924)              
Clair de lune (Op. 46, No 2)
Mandoline from Cinq mélodies "de Venise" (Op. 58)

Rufus Wainwright (b. 1973)            
"Les feux d’artifice t’appellente" from Prima Donna

Oscar Straus (1870-1954)                
"Je t'aime quand même" from Trois Valses

A Tribute to Barbara Cook
Meredith Willson (1902-1984)        
“Till There Was You" from The Music Man
Richard Rodgers (1902-1979)         
“I Whistle a Happy Tune” from The King and I

Antonín Dvořák (1841-1904)          
Když mne stará matka zpívat, zpívat učívala (Songs My Mother Taught Me) 
"Měsíčku na nebi hlubokém" (Song to the Moon) from Rusalka

Encores
Giacomo Puccini (1858-1924)
"O mio babbino caro" from Gianni Schicchi

Frederick Loewe (1901-1988)
"I Could Have Danced All Night" from My Fair Lady

Leonard Bernstein (1918-1990)
"Somewhere" from West Side Story