November 7, 2013 | Music Performance

  • Embassy of Austria 3524 International Court, NW Washington, DC 20008

 

THE OPERETTA SPIRIT - The Merry Widow

A co-presentation by the Austrian Cultural Forum and PostClassical Ensemble

Artists:
Jennifer Casey Cabot, soprano
Vera Danchenko Stern, pianist
Joseph Horowitz and Angel Gil-Ordóñez, hosts

PROGRAM:
“Wiener Blut,” from the operetta Wiener Blut by Johann Strauss, Jr.  
“Meine Lippen sie kuessen so heiss” from Franz Lehar’s operetta Guiditta.

The Merry Widow – the 1923 Hollywood film version directed by Ernst Lubitsch

Discussion with the artists (and a sampling of recordings by Richard Tauber)

The program links to “Tales from the Vienna Woods,” a concert by PostClassical Ensemble on Saturday, November 16, 2013, at 8 pm – presented by Dumbarton Concerts at Historic Dumbarton Church in Georgetown
(To get tickets for November 16 go to dumbartonconcerts.org or contact box office at 202-965-2000)

For more information about the PostClassical Ensemble and further concerts please visit: http://postclassical.com/ or download the full program.

When: Thursday, November 7 | 7:30 pm
Where: Embassy of Austria | 3524 International Court, NW | Washington DC, 20008
Tickets: admission is free. RSVP is required due to limited space. Please register online at: http://theoperettaspirit.eventbrite.com/

Please note that seating is limited and on a first come, first served basis.