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A musical journey to Venice - the 9th edition of the amazing New Year’s Concert
The 9th edition of the amazing New Year's Concert organized by Fundația Calea Victoriei invited the audience to join under the Romanian Athenaeum Arches. On January 4th, the live audience experienced a nostalgic journey in the city center, on the waters, in Venice.
Soprano Rodica Vică and baritone singer Alexandru Constantin presented a lively sound incursion starting with the baroque style and finishing with Romantic tunes. The vivacious program, full of passion and elegance, presented works by: Riccardo Broschi, Luigi Boccherini, Antonio Vivaldi, Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart, Gaetano Donizetti, Gioachino Rossini, Giuseppe Verdi, Johann Strauss the son and Franz Lehar.
National advocate of baroque vocal music, soprano Rodica Vică is one of the most appreciated singers in her generation, whose career has beautifully flourished both in Romania and abroad. Baritone singer Alexandru Constantin accompanied Rodica Vică on the stage of the Romanian Athenaeum.
The baritone singer with a unique voice pitch, Alexandru Constantin, is a soloist for the Romanian National Opera in Iasi and for the Bucharest National Opera, singing works by Mozart, Donizetti and Verdi. Both singers have been under the baton of the highly esteemed conductor Tiberiu Soare, who leads the Symphactory Orchestra.
Radio România Muzical invites you on a musical journey through Venice on January 19th, at 7 pm.
Translated by Denisa Stanciu,
University of Bucharest, Faculty of Foreign Languages and Literatures, MTTLC, year I
Corrected by Silvia Petrescu