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Opera in the Park

 

 Opera in the Park

 Sunday, April 7, 2019

Sunrise Park, Palm Springs

 

(L-R: Sunmi Shin, Carlos Enrique Santelli, Liv Redpath, Jesús León, Alyssa Wills, Joshua Wheeker, Erin Gonzalez, Ben Lowe).

Opera in the Park is the premier cultural event in April in Palm Springs. The concert of beloved opera arias draws thousands of people from all over Southern California every spring in a celebration of great opera music with a professional orchestra conducted by Valery Ryvkin.

The cast for this year’s concert included Liv Redpath, Alyssa Wills and Sunmi Shin, sopranos, Erin Gonzalez, mezzo-soprano, Jesús León, Carlos Enrique Santelli and Joshua Wheeker, tenors and Ben Lowe, baritone.

The audience numbering in the thousands enjoyed arias from operas by Bizet, Delibes, Donizetti, Gounod, Mozart, Puccini, Rossini and Verdi. In addition, a special tribute to Leonard Bernstein’s Centennial featured music from West Side Story and Candide.

 

Presenting Sponsors:

 

The Augustine Foundation and

Newman’s Own Foundation

Supporting Sponsors:

 

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Photos by Lani Garfield.  To view more or to download prints please visit www.PhotosByLani.com

 

 

 

Past Years

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2016

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2015

 

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2014

 

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2013

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2012

 

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2011

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2010

 

Photos by Lani Garfield.  To download or purchase prints please visit www.PhotosByLani.com