Susanna’s Secret

Fri, Mar 17, 2017, 7:30 PM
Part of the series TŌN at Carnegie Hall

at Carnegie Hall, Stern Auditorium/Perelman Stage
in NYC

  • Works by Respighi and Wolf-Ferrari
  • TŌN performs two orchestral suites and a one-act opera-in-concert
  • Conducted by Leon Botstein; “relentlessly innovative” –The New York Times
  • With soprano Julianne Borg and baritone Michael Kelly

The Music

Respighi: Church Windows
Journeys from delicate to blazing. The second movement sonically depicts an epic celestial battle.

Respighi: Rossiniana
Dark and evocative. Respighi based this suite on Rossini’s piano music from his collection Péchés de vieillesse (Sins of Old Age).

Wolf-Ferrari: Susanna’s Secret
Lilting and whimsical. Susanna’s newlywed husband suspects her of infidelity—will he discover her trespasses or will he be burned by the truth?

The Artists

LEON BOTSTEIN, conductor
JULIANNE BORG, soprano
MICHAEL KELLY, baritone

All artists subject to change.

Stream on Spotify

Watch on YouTube

Respighi: Church Windows

Respighi: Rossiniana

Wolf-Ferrari: Susanna’s Secret

MORE CONCERTS

Mahler & The Feminine Ideal

Sep 30 at The Metropolitan Museum of Art

Brahms & England

Oct 6 & 7 at the Fisher Center

China Now Music Festival: Program One

Oct 19 at the Fisher Center

China Now Music Festival: Program Two

Oct 21 at David Geffen Hall

China Now Music Festival: Program Three

Oct 22 at Carnegie Hall

Copland's Lincoln Portrait

Nov 3 & 4 at the Fisher Center

Tan Dun & Respighi's Pines of Rome

Nov 11 at Rose Theater

Chopin, Delacroix & The Romantic Impulse

Nov 18 at The Metropolitan Museum of Art

Dvořák's Sixth Symphony

Dec 2 at Peter Norton Symphony Space

Russian Evolution: From Rimsky-Korsakov to Glière

Dec 12 at the Fisher Center

Russian Evolution: From Rimsky-Korsakov to Glière

Dec 14 at Carnegie Hall

Mozart's Symphony No. 25

Dec 20 at Olin Hall

Beethoven & Mozart

Dec 21 at Hudson Hall

Pictures at an Exhibition

Jan 27 at Peter Norton Symphony Space

The Romantic Hero

Feb 9 & 10 at the Fisher Center

All-Karol Rathaus Concert

Feb 24 at LeFrak Concert Hall

Also sprach Zarathustra

Mar 13 at the Fisher Center

Fabio Luisi conducts Brahms' Second Symphony

Mar 26 at Rose Theater

Verdi's Requiem

Apr 6 & 7 at the Fisher Center

Beethoven's Seventh Symphony

Apr 13 at Olin Hall