Opera San Jose: Madama Butterfly- Suzuki

Opera San Jose: Madama Butterfly- Suzuki

This is Puccini’s heartbreaking love story of betrayal about an American naval officer who marries a young Japanese girl out of convenience only to leave her as she faithfully awaits his return. Set in 1890’s Japan, this is Puccini’s devastating saga of devotion, tradition, and sacrifice, and one of the most beloved operas of all time.

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Peninsula Symphony: Rückert Lieder

Peninsula Symphony: Rückert Lieder

San Francisco Opera Star Renée Rapier sings Mahler's magnificent Rückert Songs (including his moving love song to his wife Alma), plus Tchaikovsky's thrilling Romeo and Juliet, Gwyneth Walker's glittering overture, and the debut of the latest Klein Competition virtuoso. 

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