The Mrs. Dorothy Dyer Vanek Classic Series
José Luis Gomez, conductor
Tucson Symphony Orchestra Chorus · Bruce Chamberlain, director
Federica Lombardi, soprano
Lopez-Hanshaw: vokas animo for Orchestra and Chorus World Premiere, TSO Commission
Respighi: Church Windows
Rossini: Kyrie and Crucifixus from Petite Messe Solennelle TSO Premiere
Rossini: Kyrie and Gloria from Messa di Gloria TSO Premiere
Respighi: Lamento from Rossiniana TSO Premiere
Rossini: Inflammatus from Stabat Mater TSO Premiere
- Federica Lombardi made her Met debut in January.
- Already rich and famous from the success of Fountains of Rome and Pines of Rome and now newly married, Respighi’s wife, a student of Gregorian chant, inspired him to write Church Windows.
Presented by Dr. Karen Bahnick