As intoxicating, rich and elaborately layered as the finest Austrian desserts, Opera North’s traditional New Year celebration will whisk you off down the Danube in the company of guest soprano Jennifer France and conductor Christoph Altstaedt (Opera North’s Hansel and Gretel; Don Giovanni).
The Blue Danube, The Radetzky March and other Strauss family essentials complement a spirited selection of waltzes, polkas and galops from Vienna and beyond.
Waldteufel The Skater’s Waltz op. 183
Gounod ‘Je veux vivre’ from Roméo et Juliette
J Strauss II Orpheus Quadrille op. 236
Lumbye Champagne Galop
Anderson The Typewriter
Bernstein Candide Glitter and be Gay
J Strauss II The Blue Danube
Christoph Altstaedt conductor
Jennifer France soprano
Orchestra of Opera North
Concert starts at 3.30 pm
|Tickets||Full price: £20 16 and under: £10|