Lara Lagni Headlines CortinAteatro New Year’s Eve Concert

By Francisco Salazar

CortinAteatro is set to present a New Year’s Eve concert on Dec. 30 at the Alexander Girardi Hall in Cortina d’Ampezzo.

The operatic concert will feature famous arias as well as waltzes and excerpts from operettas.

The concert will feature soloists soprano Lara Lagni and tenor Gian Luca Pasolini. They will be joined by the Orchestra Regionale Filarmonia Veneta and conductor Mattia Rondelli.

The program will include Gioacchino Donizetti’s ouverture and “Ah! Mes Amis” from “La Fille du Régiment,” “Salut d’Amour” by Edward Elgar, Musetta’s Waltz and “O soave fanciulla” from “La Bohème,” and “Dein ist mein ganzes Herz” by Franz Lehàr as well as “Tace il labbro” from “The Merry Widow.”

The program will also include “Quadriglia” from “Un Ballo in Maschera,” “Mein Herr Marquis” from “Die Fledermaus,” the “Frühlingsstimmen Waltz,” “Pizzicato Polka Op. 234,” “Polka Schnell,” “Polka thunder and lightning Op. 324”, and the Danube Waltz.