Opera and Broadway of the Hamptons 2017: Cristina Fontanelli and Her Fabulous Friends SAT July 15, 2017
Annual concert highlighting the great arias, duets and Broadway songs of the world. Join Award-winning singer/PBS-TV and CBS-TV host, Cristina Fontanelli "Vocal genius" (NY Sun) and her world-renowned invited guest artists: Metropolitan Opera tenor, Raul Melo; Metropolitan Opera baritone, Michael Corvino; native North Forker - 15 year old, Kathryn Motlenski and Southold High-Schooler, Shelby Dufton and possible other surprise guests on this summer evening on the North Fork of the Hamptons on Long Island. Taking place in the beautiful indoor Duckwalk Vineyard tasting room built by Long Island's pioneer of the wine industry, Dr. Herodotas "Dan" Damianos. Duckwalk Vineyard wines are nationally known and their Blueberry Port has developed an iconic following!
Be lifted up by the beautiful strains of the world's most-loved music. Musical selections chosen from the "chestnuts" of the Opera including Madame Butterfuly and La Boheme, Broadway favorites from West Side Story and Hamilton and classic and popular songs in Italian and Spanish, plus Neapolitan songs!
Come early and enjoy the wine tasting at Duckwalk before the concert - tasting room open until 5:30 p.m.! Bring a delicious repast dinner and dine "al fresco" on the lovely outdoor patio, then come into the tasting pavilion and enjoy this much-loved, annual concert.
Come taste the wine and listen to Cristina and these world-class artists whose voices will transport your soul to an elevated dimension of delight.
Call the office of Fontanelli Productions LLC at 212-217-6181 for more information and to obtain a list of area Bed & Breakfasts. Tax-deductible Sponsorship and Advertising Opportunities are available to help underwrite the cost of bringing these world-class artists and music to the East End of Long Island.
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In the great tradition of the last 27 years, opera will once again come to the North Fork of the Hamptons through the annual favorite concert Cristina Fontanelli and Her Fabulous Friends: From Opera to Broadway, taking place on Saturday, July 15, 2017 at 7:30 p.m. at the Duck Walk Vineyard North, 44535 Main Rd., Southold, NY on the North Fork of the Hamptons on Long Island.
This annual concert will continue the tradition of highlighting the great arias, duets and Broadway songs of the world. Starring and hosted by the award-winning singer/PBS-TV/WLIW and CBS-TV host, Cristina Fontanelli will perform (The best work came from Soprano, Cristina Fontanelli. the New York Times; "Vocal genius" - NY Sun; Cristina Fontanelli at Feinsteins at the Regency is like seeing a cross between Maria Callas and Ethel Merman. She has no equal. Forbes Magazine) along with her world-renowned invited guest artists t/b/a on this summer evening on the North Fork of the Hamptons on Long Island, and will include young local talent. The concert will take place in the beautiful indoor Duckwalk Vineyard tasting room built by Long Island's pioneer of the wine industry, Dr. Herodotas "Dan" Damianos who passed away in 2014. It will commemorate Dr. Damianos love for opera. Alex Damianos is continuing this tradition in the footsteps of his father. Duck Walk Vineyard wines are nationally known and their Blueberry Port has developed an iconic following.
Opera of the Hamptons was founded by Barbara Giancola under whose guidance many public performances and school programs were held on both the South and North Forks of the Hamptons. Fontanelli Productions LLC will be the producing company for this years performance and will continue to bring opera and classic music to the Hamptons.
Come taste the wine and hear Cristina Fontanelli and her world-class artist friends whose voices will transport your soul to an elevated dimension of delight through some of the worlds great music from Puccini to Verdi, to classic songs in Italian, International and Broadway favorites.
Soprano Cristina Fontanelli (www.cristinafontanelli.com) is a highly acclaimed singer and PBS-TV and CBS-TV host. She has sung throughout the United States. Europe, the Far East and the Middle East. Ms. Fontanelli has sung at the Clinton White House and for the Inauguration of President George W. Bush, with the Palm Beach, Cairo, NY and New Jersey State Opera, has received the Lifetime Achievement Award in the Arts from the Order Sons of Italy in America (previous honoree Luciano Pavarotti) and has appeared as PBS-TV WNET/WLIW host for Andrea Bocelli Live From Central Park and Il Volo Takes Flight.
Duck Walk Vineyard North is located at 44535 Main Rd., Southold, NY on the North Fork of the Hamptons, Long Island
Duck Walk Vineyards North (View)
44535 Main Road
Southold, NY 11971
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