Wondrous works from Mozart’s final opera are in store when UMS presents the Orchestre Métropolitain de Montréal with Maestro Yannick Nézet-Séguin and Soprano Joyce DiDonato. The University Musical Society performance is tonight — Wednesday, Nov. 20 — at Hill Auditorium, beginning at 7:30 p.m.
In addition to his artistic leadership roles with the Philadelphia Orchestra and the Metropolitan Opera, Nézet-Séguin has served as artistic director and principal conductor of the Orchestre Métropolitain de Montréal since 2000. DiDonato performs arias from Mozart’s La Clemenza di Tito, and the orchestra performs Bruckner’s Symphony No. 4, demonstrating the ensemble’s boldness and excellence.
- Mozart — Overture to La Clemenza di Tito, K. 621
- Mozart — “Parto, parto” from La Clemenza di Tito, K. 621
- Mozart — “Non piu di fiori” from La Clemenza di Tito, K. 621
- Bruckner — Symphony No. 4 in E-flat Major