in Prince Edward County with Julie Nesrallah and Robert Kortgaard

An evening of song in Prince Edward County featuring:

ROSSINI   La Regata Veneziana
POULENC   Improvisation
GROVIEZ   Chanson de L’Escarpolette
HAHN   Trois Chansons
GROTHE   Illusion
RAVEL   Five Greek Songs
BIZET   Habanera from Carmen
MASSENET   Meditation from Thais
HAMLISCH & KLEBAN   Nothing from A Chorus Line
ARIEN & GERSHWIN   The Man That Got Away, from A Star Is Born
URIEL VANCHESTEIN   Song Cycle based on poems by Gilles Vigneault

7:30 PM

St. Mary Magdalene
Anglican Church
335 Main St., Picton


$38 adult
$15 student
$5  16 & under

Singer, actress and broadcaster, mezzo-soprano JULIE NESRALLAH  is known for her sparkling personality and rich expressive voice. She has sung for leading opera companies as well as with various orchestras, chamber music ensembles and festivals in Paris, Vienna and Hong Kong. Not only is she the popular host of  “Tempo”, CBC Radio Two’s classical music programme, but she is also the executive producer and star of “Carmen on Tap”, a “rogue opera company” she created to perform Bizet’s “Carmen” as dinner theatre.

An accomplished soloist, ROBERT KORTGAARD is also a much sought-after collaborative pianist and the favourite of many of Canada’s finest instrumental soloists, vocalists and chamber groups, such as  sopranos Isabel Bayrakdarian, Adrianne Pieczonka, Jane Archibald, and Erin Wall, and violinist Joshua Bell. He also has performed with ballerina Veronica Tennant in a production titled “Invitation to the Dance.”  Heard frequently on CBC Radio, he has numerous recordings and is the Artistic Director of the Indian River Festival on Prince Edward Island.

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