Verdi – Overture and Four Seasons Ballet from I Vespri Siciliani
This program shows the ability of classical music to reveal national and cultural identity. In these pieces, the soul of Romania, France and Italy is expressed with sincerity, eloquence and power. Enescu’s Romanian Rhapsody is a heartwarming and charming piece. The popular Ravel is witty, colorful, sophisticated and brilliant. And the Verdi is truly the very heart of what it means to be Italian.