Emmanuelle Haim, conductor
(c) Simon Fowler/Virgin Classics
Oct. 26 at 7:30
Tickets from $45
Le Concert d’Astrée
Emmanuelle Haïm, conductor
Lydia Teuscher, Aci (New York debut)
Delphine Galou, Galatea (U.S. debut)
Laurent Naouri, Polifemo
Handel: Aci, Galatea e Polifemo
In Italian with English supertitles
For this rare New York appearance, “powerhouse interpreter” (New York Times) Emmanuelle Haïm leads her Baroque ensemble, Le Concert d’Astrée, in Handel’s infrequently heard Aci, Galatea e Polifemo, the Italian-language predecessor to his most renowned English opera, Acis and Galatea.
This presentation of Le Concert d’Astrée is made possible in part by endowment support from the American Express Cultural Preservation Fund.