Overture to Agrippina
Scena di Berenice
Incidental music and songs from Alceste
Chacony in G Minor
"Dido's Lament" from Dido and Aeneas
Symphony No. 11
"Da tempeste" from Giulio Cesare
Led by Nicholas Kraemer, “Classical Heroines” explores the tension between 18th-century operatic heroines’ traditional roles as wives, girlfriends, and lovers and the undeniable sheer power of the female voice. The outstanding Baroque specialist, soprano Amanda Forsythe, joins Kraemer and the Music of the Baroque Orchestra for an unforgettable evening of arias and orchestral drama.