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Sat | April 27, 2024 | 7:30pm
Sun | April 28, 2024 | 3:00pm

Featuring: The Western Colorado Chorale

Guest Artist: Amanda Batista, Soprano

Richard Wagner – Prelude to Die Meistersinger
Richard Strauss – “Morgen!” and “Cäcilie” from op. 27, No. 2 and No. 4
Ralph Vaughan Williams – Benedicite
Giacomo Meyerbeer – “Robert toi que j’aime” from Robert le Diable
Antonin Dvorak – Te Deum, op. 103

Dive into the resounding crescendo of our season with “Bold Voices,” our grand season finale on Saturday, April 27, 2024, at 7:30 pm, and Sunday, April 28, 2024, at 3:00 pm. The Western Colorado Chorale joins GJSO on stage, while the dynamic soprano, Amanda Batista, takes the spotlight in a program the will put a voice to our boldest season ever.

The evening opens with the majestic Prelude to Die Meistersinger by Richard Wagner, setting the stage for a concert that will echo with the powerful tones of bold voices. Richard Strauss’ enchanting “Morgen!” and “Cäcilie” from op. 27, No. 2 and No. 4 will fill the air, demonstrating the diverse range of soprano Amanda Batista. Ralph Vaughan Williams’ Benedicite and Giacomo Meyerbeer’s captivating “Robert toi que j’aime” from Robert le Diable further punctuate this musical experience.

At the heart of our grand season’s conclusion is Antonin Dvorak’s Te Deum, op. 103, a triumphant masterpiece that will be brought to life by the synergy of the symphony, the GJSO Chorus, and the radiant soprano vocals of Amanda Batista. Let the bold and harmonious voices merge with the orchestra, creating a season finale that resonates with the spirit of celebration.

Amanda Batista, our distinguished guest artist, brings her sublime vocal talents to the forefront as a prior GJSO Young Artist Contest Winner. With a background marked by exceptional artistry, Amanda adds a flare of brilliance to our symphonic canvas. Join us for this crescendo of musical excellence, where bold voices and breathtaking melodies unite in a spectacular season finale.