Italian concert pianists Daniele Petralia and Gianfranco Pappalardo Fiumara and Soprano Alexandra Oikonomou, join Ottawa Favourites, Fraser Rubens, Tenor and Maria Knapik, Soprano for an evening of spectacular opera arias by among others, Bellini, Puccini and Mascagni, on Tuesday October 28, at 7:30 p.m. at the National Archives Auditorium, Ottawa.
The National Archives Auditorium will be the setting for an evening of spectacular opera arias and virtuoso piano works with Italian concert pianists Daniele Petralia and Gianfranco Pappalardo Fiumara, Alexandra Oikonomou Soprano. They will be joined by Ottawa’s favourite tenor Fraser Rubens, and a special guest appearance by soprano Maria Knapik, for an evening of works by the great Italian Masters of Opera.
Concert pianists Daniele Petralia and Gianfranco Pappalardo Fiumara maintain very active schedules with solo appearances with orchestras worldwide including those of Milan, Paris New York and Nagoya. Soprano Alexandra Oikonomou is much in demand as a soloist for orchestral and chamber work throughout Europe and has been a First Prize winner of several international competitions including the Brahms Competition in Barcellona.