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Carmina Burana

Thursday • November 8 • 7:30 pm


More than 300 voices will line the balconies of Woolsey Hall for this not-to-be-missed performance of Carl Orff’s Carmina Burana, best known for its powerhouse opening and closing movement, “O Fortuna.” This evening of mystery and enchantment will open with Tchaikovsky’s  Sleeping Beauty Waltz and Weber’s story of the Elf King, Oberon.

Program:
Orff Carmina Burana
Tchaikovsky Panorama and Waltz from Sleeping Beauty
Weber Oberon Overture

Featuring:
William Boughton, conductor
The Chorus of Westerly
Fairfield County Chorale
New Haven Chorale
Lisa Williamson, soprano
Tim Fallon, tenor
Zachary Johnson, baritone

Tickets: $15 – $74; KidTix Free with Adult; College Students $10

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NPR Music Podcast on Carmina Burana 2007

The Berlin Philharmonic’s performance of Tchaikovsky Sleeping Beauty- Panorama
The Philharmonia Orchestra performs Weber’s Oberon Overture
The Berlin Philharmonic performs Orff’s Carmina Burana- O Fortuna


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Date:
Thursday • November 8
Time:
7:30 pm
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Venue

Woolsey Hall
500 College St
New Haven, CT 06511 United States
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