Candide

Sat, Feb 25, 2017, 8 PM & Sun, Feb 26, 2017, 2 PM

at The Richard B. Fisher Center for the Performing Arts at Bard College, Sosnoff Theater
in Annandale-on-Hudson, NY

  • A concert performance of Bernstein’s famous opera
  • Performed with soloists from the Bard College Conservatory Graduate Vocal Arts Program
  • Conducted by James Bagwell; “a distinguished conductor" –The New York Times

The Music

Bernstein: Candide
Bernstein’s famous opera is based in the immortal comic classic by Voltaire.

The Artists

JAMES BAGWELL, conductor
Voltaire/Pangloss/Martin: NATHANIEL SULLIVAN*
Candide: ERIC FINBARR CAREY* (Saturday), CHRISTOPHER REMKUS* (Sunday)
Cunegonde: DANIKA FELTY* (Saturday), NATALIE TRUMM* (Sunday)
Maximilian/Captain: LUKE MACMILLAN*
The Old Lady: MARY ELIZABETH O’NEILL*
Paquette: ELAINE DAIBER*
Governor/Vanderdendur/Ragotski: OLIVIER GAGNON*
Alchemist/Inquisitor/Sultan Achmet/Crook: DANIEL CASTELLANOS
Junkman/Inquisitor/Hermann Augustus: THEO LOWREY
Doctor/Inquisitor/Stanislaus: JAMAL SARIKOKI
Cosmetic Merchant/Inquisitor/Charles Edward: ANDREW BURGER
Bear-keeper/Inquisitor/Tsar Ivan: MUIR INGLISS
BARD COLLEGE SYMPHONIC CHORUS
BARD COLLEGE CHAMBER SINGERS
*member of the Bard College Conservatory Graduate Vocal Arts Program

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Bernstein: Candide

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