Spring Concert:

Overtures and Opera

Saturday, May 14, 2016
4:00 p.m.
at the Hangar Theatre
in collaboration with Opera Ithaca

James Mick, Music Director
Travis Carpenter, Assistant Conductor


  • Ludvig van Beethoven: Egmont Overture
  • Ferdinand Hérold: Overture to Zampa
  • Guiseppe Verdi: Overture to Nabucco
  • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: "Là ci darem la mano" from Don Giovanni
    • Kate Clemons* and Nathan Haltiwanger* (Richard Montgomery, piano)
  • Johann Strauss, Jr.: "Csárdás" from Die Fledermaus
    • Lynn Craver (Richard Montgomery, piano)
  • Jacques Offenbach: "Barcarolle" from Tales of Hoffmann
    • Kate Clemons* and Ryan Kennedy* (Richard Montgomery, piano)
  • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: "O, wie will ich triumphieren" from Abduction from the Seraglio
    • Zachary James (Richard Montgomery, piano)
  • Giacomo Puccini: "Vissi d'arte" from Tosca
    • Tamara Acosta (orchestral accompaniment)
  • Johann Strauss, Jr.: "Champagne Song" from Die Fledermaus
    • Zachary James, Lynn Craver, Tamara Acosta, Ryan Kennedy*, Kate Clemons*, Nathan Haltiwanger*, Stephen Tzianabos*, and Sarah Welden* (orchestral accompaniment)
  • Richard Wagner: Overture to Rienzi
Reception to follow the concert.

* Opera Ithaca Young Apprentice

There is a suggested $7 donation at the door. Children admitted free.

There will be a drawing for five great door prizes:
  1. Two tickets to any mainstage production of the Hangar Theatre this summer.
  2. Two tickets to any mainstage production of the Kitchen Theatre 2016-2017 season.
  3. Two season tickets for Opera Ithaca's 2016-2017 season.
  4. Essential Classics CD
  5. 40 Most Beautiful Arias CD
To be eligible, you must attend the concert, fill out the survey card with contact information, and be present.

Arts Partnership Logo This project is made possible in part with funds from the Decentralization Grant, a regrant program of the New York State Council on the Arts with the support of Governor Andrew Cuomo and the New York Legislature and administered by the Community Arts Partnership of Tompkins County.

Interested in playing in the ICO? E-mail us at personnel@ithacacommunityorchestra.org