[SSO] Gala: Carmen

April 22, 2016 @ 7:30 pm – 10:30 pm
Theatres on the Bay
Singapore, 1 Esplanade Dr
Singapore 038981

Lan Shui, conductor
Singapore Symphony Chorus
The NAFA Chamber Choir
Lim Yau, choral director
Singapore Symphony Children’s Choir
Wong Lai Foon, choirmaster

BIZETCarmen (concert version)

Music Director Lan Shui directs the concert version of Bizet’s famous opera depicting a controversial story of seduction and tragedy which broke new ground at its 1875 premiere in Paris. A grand masterpiece showcasing Bizet’s talent for creating brilliant orchestration and melodies, Carmen went on to become his greatest known work and remains one of the most frequently performed operas around the world today.