Friday, 17 April, 2009
COUNTERTENOR CENK KARAFERYA PERFORMS VIVALDI & HANDEL OPERATIC ARIAS WRITTEN FOR THE GREAT CASTRATI.
BRIDGET CUNNINGHAM CONDUCTS BROSCHI ENSEMBLE FOR THE ST JOHN'S DEBUT.
FRIDAY, JUNE 5, AT 7.30 PM
Noted for compelling performances in opera and concert, countertenor Cenk Karaferya makes his debut with conductor Bridget Cunningham and Broschi Ensemble. The evening focuses on celebrating the operatic arias written for the castrati voice of the Baroque period.
Described as '...the next big voice in the world of Baroque opera...' (L'Opera, Italy), Cenk Karaferya breathes life into arias by Vivaldi and Handel in an evening of music highlighting both composers genius for the operatic stage. The concert at St John's, Smith...