Rejoice greatly through the jubilant tunes of Handel’s Music for the Royal Fireworks and bare your hearts to the poignant strains of Purcell’s theatre music as acclaimed choral conductor Sofi Jeannin leads you through a jewel-studded tour of the English Baroque. Soprano Stefanie Quintin joins the SSO in an expressive selection of arias, including the radiant serenity of Handel’s “Ombra mai fu”.
Sofi Jeannin, conductor
Stefanie Quintin, soprano
Singapore Symphony Orchestra
Music for the Royal Fireworks
Arrival of the Queen of Sheba
“Un pensiero voli in ciel” from Il Delirio Amoroso
“Ombra mai fu” from Serse
“Rejoice Greatly, O Daughter of Zion” from Messiah
Chaconne from The Fairy Queen
Overture from Dido and Aeneas
“Thy hand, Belinda” and “When I am laid in earth” from Dido and Aeneas
Symphony from The Indian Queen, Act II
No admission for infants-in-arms and children below 6 years of age.
Latecomers may expect to be admitted after Music for the Royal Fireworks (8') or Arrival of the Queen of Sheba (4'). Subject to change at the discretion of the performers.