Spoleto Festival USA Announces Full Program for The Celebration Concert on May 30th

Spoleto Festival USA has announced that Evan Rogister will conduct the Spoleto Celebration Concert at the Charleston Gaillard Center on May 30th at 8 pm. Rogister, conductor for the Festival's 2017 production of Tchaikovsky's opera Eugene Onegin, will take the place of Anne Manson who, due to unforeseen circumstances, is no longer available.

Full program details for the evening's program have also been announced:

Program for Spoleto Celebration Concert 

Overture from Candide by Leonard Bernstein

“La ci darem la mano” from Don Giovanni by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Krysty Swann, mezzo-soprano; Franco Pomponi, baritone

L'estro armonico, op. 3 no. 11 by Antonio Vivaldi
Geoff Nuttall and Livia Sohn, violin; Pedja Muzijevic, harpsichord; Christopher Costanza, cello

Charlestonia by Edmund Thornton Jenkins
Score Reconstructed by Vincent Plush

“I'm Thru with Love” by Joseph "Fud" Livingston
Arranged by Charlton Singleton
Quiana Parler, mezzo-soprano

“La tregenda” from Le Villi by Giacomo Puccini

“Vogliatemi bene” from Madama Butterfly by Giacomo Puccini
Natalia Pavlova, soprano; Jamez McCorkle, tenor

“Even When He is Silent” by Kim André Arnesen
Westminster Choir; Joe Miller, conductor

Symphonic Dances from West Side Story by Leonard Bernstein

“Make our Garden Grow” from Candide by Leonard Bernstein
Kiera Duffy, soprano; Jamez McCorkle, tenor; Natalia Pavlova, soprano; Krysty Swann, mezzo-soprano; Franco Pomponi, baritone; Westminster Choir

Tickets to the Spoleto Celebration Concert are available here.

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