Romeo and Juliet in Music

Culture

There is going to be a special Romeo and Juliet special charity symphonic concert on the 13th of May at the Faculty of Music.Date: Sunday (13th of May) 7:00 pm

Venue: Liszt Ferenc Hall, Faculty of Music, University of Debrecen (DE-ZK, 82. Nagyerdei Blvd.)

Program: Romeo and Juliet charity symphonic concert.

Continuing last year’s highly successful series of concerts, the Zerophobia team, in cooperation with the University Theatre of Debrecen (DESZínház), is happy to present its new charity symphonic event entitled Romeo and Juliet in concert, in which they are programming musical adaptations of William Shakespeare’s “Romeo and Juilet” from various genres such as ballet music, opera, film music, and musical theatre.

Admission is free of charge, but everyone is welcome to offer charity donations on a voluntary basis by purchasing Donor Tickets at the venue of the concert. The donations will support the community of “The Youth of Hajduhadház” (Hajdúhadházi Fiatalok) whose members work towards helping the underprivileged youth of the region to get access to proper educational opportunities.

CONCERT PROGRAMME:
Sergei Prokofiev: THE MONTAGUES AND THE CAPULETS
from the ballet suite Romeo and Juliet

Vincenzo Bellini: „OH! QUANTE VOLTE!” – aria
from I Capuleti e i Montecchi (opera)

Charles Gounod: MARCH
„JE VEUX VIVRE” – ariette
from Roméo et Juliette (opera)

Nino Rota: FILM SCORE SUITE
from the music of Franco Zeffirelli’s Romeo and Juliet

Leonard Bernstein: WEST SIDE STORY
„SOMEWHERE” and
SELECTIONS FOR ORCHESTRA
(arr. Jack Mason)

And some more:

With
KÍRA NAGY (soprano)

UNIVERSITY OF DEBRECEN INTERNATIONAL SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA

Conductor
PÉTER CSATÓ

Event sponsors are: University Theatre of Debrecen (DESZínház), University of Debrecen Faculty of Humanities (Debreceni Egyetem Bölcsészettudományi Kar), HAAS Hungarian Association for American Studies

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