July 03, 2013
Wednesday, July 3, 6:00pm - Gerald R. Ford Amphitheater, Vail
PINES OF ROME
Dallas Symphony Orchestra
Jaap van Zweden, conductor
Matthias Goerne, baritone
SCHUBERT & STRAUSS: Selected Songs
DEBUSSY: Prelude to The Afternoon of a Faun
RESPIGHI: Pini di Roma (Pines of Rome)
Exquisite songs by Schubert and Strauss are sung by German baritone Matthias Goerne, one of the most internationally sought-after vocalists and a frequent guest at renowned festivals and concert halls. Closing the program is Italian composer Ottorino Respighi’s colorful symphonic poem, Pines of Rome. Each of the four movements depicts pine trees in various locations in Rome at different times of the day.
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Bravo! Vail was incorporated in 1987 as a public 501 (c) 3 Colorado non-profit corporation. Since its founding, the Festival's purpose has been to stimulate and foster public interest and appreciation of the performing arts, especially music; to serve the State of Colorado and the Vail Valley community through the presentation and sponsorship of musical concerts, activities, and events of the highest international standards; to promote and assist the economic base of the Vail Valley through presentation of such concerts; and to enhance the quality of life for residents and visitors alike to the Valley.