Opera for Children
子どものためのオペラ

Opera for Children
Puccini: Gianni Schicchi

This program is intended for educational purposes only. No entry to general public.

Date Aug. 29, 2018 (Wed) 11:00/15:00
Aug. 30, 2018 (Thu) 11:00/15:00
Place Matsumoto Performing Arts Centre Main Hall

Opera performances intended for first year secondary school students of Nagano Prefecture. This year we will present Puccini: Gianni Schicchi, a very well-received opera production of Seiji Ozawa Music Academy Opera Project, performed in March of this year at different locations in Japan. In 2018, about 4,400 students from 59 secondary schools in the prefecture chosen by lottery will join the performance.

Cast
Gianni Schicchi: Roberto de Candia, Hidekazu Machi
Lauretta: Anna Christy, Rena Fujii
Zita: Mayumi Makino
Rinuccio: Francesco Demuro, Aigaku Kishinami
Gherardo: Shingo Takabatake
Nella: Taeko Shimizu
Betto: Teppei Kono
Simone: Donato di Stefano, Masashi Katayama
Marco: Toshiaki Komada
La Ciesca: Momoko Kanazawa
Spinelloccio: Soya Sahara, Shohei Hanawa
Amantio di Nicolao: Koji Terada
Pinellino: Yumi Matsuzawa
Guccio: Aran Matsuda

Seiji Ozawa Music Academy Orchestra
Conductor: Derrick Inouye
Director: David Kneuss

Co-presenter : Matsumoto City Foundation for Art and Culture

Conductor, Director

Derrick Inouye
Derrick Inouye
© Satoru Mitsuta
David Kneuss
David Kneuss

Cast

Roberto de Candia
Roberto de Candia
Hidekazu Machi
Hidekazu Machi
Anna Christy
Anna Christy
Rena Fujii
Rena Fujii
Mayumi Makino
Mayumi Makino
Francesco Demuro
Francesco Demuro
Aigaku Kishinami
Aigaku Kishinami
Shingo Takabatake
Shingo Takabatake
Taeko Shimizu
Taeko Shimizu
Teppei Kono
Teppei Kono
Donato di Stefano
Donato di Stefano
Masashi Katayama
Masashi Katayama
Toshiaki Komada
Toshiaki Komada
Momoko Kanazawa
Momoko Kanazawa
Soya Sahara
Soya Sahara
Shohei Hanawa
Shohei Hanawa
Koji Terada
Koji Terada
Yumi Matsuzawa
Yumi Matsuzawa
Aran Matsuda
Aran Matsuda