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Oregon Bach Festival: Berlioz’s Romeo & Juliet

July 13 @ 7:30 pm - 10:00 pm

Berlioz: Romeo & Juliet

Conducted by John Nelson featuring Eric Owens, bass.

Called “a true sonic spectacular” by Michael Tilson Thomas of San Francisco Symphony and a “superb symphonic poem” by Opera News. On the 150th anniversary of Berlioz’s death, John Nelson conducts the Shakespeare narrative that the composer deemed “too beautiful, too musical” not to?be performed. Venerated bass Eric Owens will portray the central role of Friar Laurence.

Sarah Mesko, mezzo-soprano; Colin Ainsworth, tenor; Eric Owens, bass; OBF Orchestra; OBF Chorus; UO Chamber Choir; John Nelson, conductor

Details

Date:
July 13
Time:
7:30 pm - 10:00 pm
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Website:
https://oregonbachfestival.org/19events/romeojuliet/

Venue

Hult Center for the Performing Arts
1 Eugene Center, Eugene, Oregon
Eugene, OR 97401 United States
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Phone:
541.682.5000
Website:
http://www.hultcenter.org

Organizer

Oregon Bach Festival
Website:
http://oregonbachfestival.com/