Recital

WALLIS GIUNTA

UKARIA

6 Dec, 7:30 pm

TICKETS

Adult $65
U30’s $30
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Delectably rich, silver-toned mezzo-soprano, with a beautiful sense of line and effortless, rapid runs.
Opera News

Winner of the prestigious Young Singer of the Year at the 2018 International Opera Awards, Wallis Giunta is a rising star in the operatic world. The Irish-Canadian mezzo-soprano has performed throughout Europe and North America, stunning audiences with her dramatic and musical prowess. State Opera is delighted to welcome Wallis Giunta to make her Australian debut at Ukaria presenting a recital program of Art Song and Lieder.

ARTISTS

Wallis Giunta – Mezzo-Soprano

Recital Program

Patty Griffin
Mary

Barber
Hermit songs
St Ita
Crucifixion 

Ponchielli
La Gioconda

Voce di Donna

Brahms
Op 91

Fleming
Confession Stone
O my boy: Jesus, my first and only son
Don’t pay attention to the old men in the temple
Jesus, did you know that Lazarus is back
There’s a supper in Jerusalem tonight
Cold and icy in my bed
Bring me those needles, Martha

Joni Mitchell
Little Green

Montsalvatge
Cinco Canciones
Canción de cuna 

Britten
Charm of Lullabies
III Sephestia’s Lullaby
IV A Charm 

Schumann
Frauenliebe
VI Süßer freun
VII An meinem herzen

De Falla
Siete Canciones
Nana

Flaherty
Ragtime
Your Daddy’s Son

Sondheim
Into the Woods
Stay with me/Witch’s Lament/Children will Listen – ITW

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Palmer spent five years transforming Cloudstreet, one of the country’s most beloved stories into operatic form – both composing the music and adapting Winton’s 427-page novel into a libretto.

We look back on this production in our Arias from the Archives series with Joanna McWaters performing Dolly's aria watch here: youtu.be/1GcP8H63Kso
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Palmer spent five years transforming Cloudstreet, one of the country’s most beloved stories into operatic form – both composing the music and adapting Winton’s 427-page novel into a libretto. 

We look back on this production in our Arias from the Archives series with Joanna McWaters performing Dollys aria watch here: https://youtu.be/1GcP8H63Kso

Comment on Facebook Palmer spent five ...

Must be revived as so many people missed out!

Love it too. An amazing production with our talented artists.

This was the best moment of the opera, (or one of the best). Loved it.

Still on my Bucket list!! Love , love , love it!!

I would love to see this again - it changed me forever

Brilliant production!

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As a company, we love connecting deeply with South Australians and are proud to bring so many Australians home to sing for you.

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Looking forward to the next time you are home Grant Doyle 🎼

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In the third release of the Arias from the Archives series, Joanna McWaters and Anthony Hunt (piano) perform Dolly's aria from Cloudstreet where Joanna made the debut of the character at the opera's world premiere in Adelaide in 2016.

Learn more about Arias from the Archives and see previous episodes in the series here: stateopera.com.au/arias-from-the-archives-state-opera/
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Wonderful memories of the most amazing time <3

This opera was a unique experience. Loved it!

Wonderful Jo, an extraordinary production.

A wonderful performance Jo, a memorable evening at the new venue....Freemasons Hall.

State Opera of SA the Great survivor.

I remember going on the first night. I would love to see Cloudstreet return to the stage some time.

This is such a beautiful aria 😍

Love this and that Opera

Stunning singing as always jo

Sharanna Karika do you remember seeing this production? I don't think I was ever quite the same after that!

So fabulous!!👏🏼👏🏼😘

George Palmer

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