“She [Amanda Forsythe] was simply born for this style of music. Handel would have loved her.” – OPERA NEWS
Hailed in Europe as “the discovery of the evening” (FINANCIAL TIMES)
The passions of Handel and Vivaldi
April 24-27, 2014
Jeannette Sorrell, Music Director
Amanda Forsythe, soprano
Amanda Forsythe is now a star of the international opera world. She returns to Apollo’s Fire to travel the emotional drama and flame that is the baroque opera stage. Joined by concertmaster Olivier Brault and cellist René Schiffer, sparks will fly during the Vivaldi concertos. Following the local performances, Apollo’s Fire will be touring Europe.
Tickets for local performances start at $21 (student, senior, young adult, and group discounts available).
Student tickets are free in Akron, made possible by the GAR Foundation.
Tickets are available through the Apollo’s Fire box office at (216) 320-0012 or online at www.apollosfire.org.
Thursday, April 24, 2014
Fairlawn Lutheran Church
3415 West Market St.
Fairlawn, OH 44333
Friday, April 25, 2014
Saturday, April 26, 2014
St. Paul’s Episcopal Church
2747 Fairmount Blvd.
Cleveland Heights, OH 44106
Sunday, April 27, 2014
Rocky River Presbyterian Church
21750 Detroit Rd.
Rocky River, OH 44116
* A pre-concert talk will be given one hour before each concert, sponsored by the Friends of Apollo’s Fire