16 May, 7 pm
Dutch National Opera & Ballet, Online
1:30, 48 hours available
The magic of belcanto
Compelling love duets, escalating conflicts and arias bursting with virtuosity and emotion. In his three Tudor Queens operas, bel canto master Gaetano Donizetti composed at the top of his game. In this concert, an international cast takes you on an exciting journey into the world of the high art of singing and presents an appetizer for the trilogy that DNO will bring in the coming seasons.
The concert will premiere online on 16 May at 7 PM (CET) and will remain available for 48 hours.
‘With this concert, we introduce the top artists who will return in the coming years.’
Donizetti Queens in Concert will premiere online on 16 May at 7 PM (CET) and will remain available for 48 hours after that. On 18 May you can purchase a ticket for the stream until 7 PM (CET) and also start the stream until 7 PM (CET). If you start the stream later, you will not be able to watch the entire concert.
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Our video support team is also ready to assist you on 16 May from 6 PM to 8:30 PM (CET) and on 17 and 18 May from 12 PM to 6 PM (CET). Please feel free to contact us at [email protected] or call +31 20 5518 044.
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Michel van Reijn
Chorus of Dutch National Opera
Klaas-Jan de Groot
Photos: Ben van Duin
Netherlands Chamber Orchestra
The Netherlands Chamber Orchestra, led by master violinist Gordan Nikolić, is a small, intimate orchestra with 25 to 45 musicians and knows how to drag the audience along with thrilling ensemble playing. The orchestra can be heard regularly in the Royal Concertgebow, but the orchestra always enjoys playing in other concert halls as well. As a permanent orchestra partner of Dutch National Opera, the orchestra is internationally regarded as one of the best opera orchestras.
You can view the performance until Tuesday 18 May 7 PM