the best of Verdi
in a virtual tourexperience
For a period of 50 years in the 19th century, Giuseppe Verdi dominated the world of Italian Opera. His first great opera, Nabucco, made him a national figure. After Nabucco and Falstaff, from an international perspective, by this point Verdi represented not merely Italian opera, but virtually Italy itself. Verdi’s music possessed virtues that impressed and excited audiences. This concert follows the creative path, human and historical, in the desire to show how the composer has evolved and helped educate contemporaries and generations. Follow us in a journey inside Verdi’s masterpieces as Nabucco, La Traviata, Aida and Rigoletto, a journey enhanced by a virtual tour that will overwhelm the audience.