Handel’s Rival Queens

Jane Glover, conductor

Handel

Vocal sparks will fly as star sopranos Susanna Phillips and Elizabeth Futral sing music written for the two great dueling divas of Handel’s day. The rivalry between Francesca Cuzzoni and Faustina Bordoni, which scandalized fiercely partisan London audiences, comes to life in a fascinating program.

Sponsor: Elizabeth F. Cheney Foundation