A Program for Labor Day

September 2, 2017, 4:30 pm

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A tribute to workers everywhere that features three government ministers, a flower seller, a fashion designer and even a smuggler. Cecilia Bartoli, Lucrezia Bori and Katherine Hepburn are heard among others.


Garcia: El Poeta Calculista “Yo que soy Contrabandista”
Cecilia Bartoli with the Orchestra La Scintilla
Conducted by Adam Fischer
Recorded in Zurich in 2006
DECCA 475 9077

Puccini: Turandot “Ola, Pang! Ola, Pong!”
Mario Sereni, Piero di Palma and Tommaso Frascati with the Rome Opera Orchestra Conducted by Erich Leinsdorf
Recorded in Rome in 1959
RCA VICTOR 09026‐62687‐2

Goetz‐Padilla: “La Violatera”
Lucrezia Bori with the Victor Orchestra
Conducted by Rosario Bourdon
Recorded in New York in 1928

Previn‐Lerner: Coco “The Money Rings Out Like Freedom”
Katherine Hepburn with Chorus and Orchestra
Conducted by Robert Emmett Dolan