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S49 Ep4

GP at the Met: Sondra Radvanovsky & Piotr Beczala in Concert

Premiere: 10/1/2021 | 00:00:30 | Closed Captioning Icon

From the historic Stadthalle in Wuppertal, Germany, recorded in January, this world-famous soprano-tenor pair perform arias and duets from some of their many performances at the Met including Giordano’s “Andrea Chénier,” Verdi’s “La Forza del Destino,” “Luisa Miller” and Dvořák’s “Rusalka," accompanied by Vincenzo Scalera on piano.

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Premieres Sunday, October 3 at 12 p.m. on THIRTEEN

From the historic Stadthalle in Wuppertal, Germany, recorded in January, this world-famous soprano-tenor pair perform arias and duets from some of their many performances at the Met including Giordano’s “Andrea Chénier,” Verdi’s “La Forza del Destino,” “Luisa Miller” and Dvořák’s “Rusalka”, accompanied by Vincenzo Scalera on piano.

Musical selections:
“Pace, pace, mio Dio”
from Verdi’s “La Forza del Destino”
Performed by Sondra Radvanovsky

“Mamma, quel vino è generoso”
from Mascagni’s “Cavalleria Rusticana”
Performed by Piotr Beczała

“Vicino a te s’acqueta … La nostra morte”
from Giordano’s “Andrea Chénier”
Performed by Sondra Radvanovsky and Piotr Beczała

“Come un bel dì di Maggio”
from Giordano’s “Andrea Chénier”
Performed by Piotr Beczała

“Io son l’umile ancella”
from Cilea’s “Adriana Lecouvreur”
Performed by Sondra Radvanovsky

“Song to the Moon”
from Dvořák’s “Rusalka”
Performed by Sondra Radvanovsky

“Prince’s Aria”
from Dvořák’s “Rusalka”
Performed by Piotr Beczała

“Final Duet”
from Dvořák’s “Rusalka”
Performed by Sondra Radvanovsky and Piotr Beczała

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TRANSCRIPT

From Wuppertal, Germany'''s Historische Stadthalle.

Enjoy solos and duets from two magnificent artists, Sondra Radvanovsky and Piotr Beczala, who dazzle with the power of their singing and acting.

Don'''t miss Sondra Radvanovksy and Piotr Beczala in Concert.

From Great Performances at the Met.

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