The fragrance, Lakme, designed to reflect the exotic floral and east- meets- west cultural references inherent in Leo Delibes
' stunning opera, comprises of rose and iris, evocative of 'The Flower Duet', with lily-of-the-valley, the bell-shaped flower, paying homage to the exquisite 'Bell Aria'.
Lakme, an opera by Leo Delibes
, is a production of Royal Opera House Muscat in collaboration with Los Angeles Opera, Teatro dell'Opera di Roma, Fondazione Arena di Verona, Cairo Opera House, Astana Opera, National Centre for the Performing Arts of Beijing and Opera Australia.
It was followed by "Flower Duet" from "Lakme" written by French composer Leo Delibes
and presented by soprano Emily Birsan, an alumna of the Ryan Opera Center, and mezzo-soprano Lindsay Metzger, a recent graduate of the Ryan Opera Center.
t nd enion The duo sang Flower Duet by Leo Delibes
in their Blind Audition and made it onto Jennifer Hudson's team.
'Coppelia' was first presented in Paris in 1870, with music by Leo Delibes
and choreography by Arthur Saint-Leon.
The spectacularly colourful and buoyant first half of Coppelia , set to the delightful music of Leo Delibes
and the story of ETA Hoffmann, shows the young lovers Franz and Swanilda intrigued by what appears to be the beautiful daughter of the mysterious toymaker Dr Coppelius.
Calgary Opera opened its 2015/16 season in the most lyrical manner possible with a near-pristine performance of Leo Delibes
4); Leo Delibes
: Flower Duet; Gershwin: It Ain't Necessarily So; Summertime; Lennon/ McCartney: Eleanor Rigby; Mancini: Moon River; Lev Kogan: Freilach II; Bernstein: Maria, America, Tonight; J.S.
[beaucoup moins que] Trio Belge [beaucoup plus grand que], une formation composee d'un pianiste et deux cantatrices, est ensuite intervenue avec une dizaine de pieces extraites de differents operas celebres, a l'instar de [beaucoup moins que] Habanera [beaucoup plus grand que], [beaucoup moins que] Pres des Ramparts de Seville [beaucoup plus grand que] (Carmen - de Georges Bizet) et [beaucoup moins que] Duo des fleurs, Lakme et Mallika [beaucoup plus grand que] (Lakme - de Leo Delibes
-- 'Spanish song' -- performed by Leyli Okdirova