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  • DIEGO MATHEUZ REPLACES DANIEL HARDING IN LA PHIL'S HOLLYWOOD BOWL PRESENTATION OF LA TRAVIATA
  • June 19, 2015
  • COMPLETE CAST CONFIRMED
    SUNDAY, AUGUST 9, 2015, AT 7:30 PM

    Principal Conductor of Teatro la Fenice and former LA Phil Dudamel Fellow Diego Matheuz replaces Daniel Harding in the Los Angeles Philharmonic presentation of La Traviata, Sunday August 9, at 7:30 pm, at the Hollywood Bowl. Harding has withdrawn for family reasons. 

    Matheuz, in his Hollywood Bowl debut, leads the following cast in the Verdi opera: soprano Venera Gimadieva as Violetta; tenor Francesco Demuro as Alfredo; baritone Simone Piazzola as Germont; tenor David Portillo as Gastone; mezzo-soprano Kelley O’Connor as Flora; soprano Erica Brookhyser as Annina; bass-baritone Evan Hughes as the Baron; baritone Norman Garrett as the Marchese; bass-baritone Craig Colclough as the Dottore; tenor John Irvin as Giuseppe; bass Gabriel Vamvulescu as Flora’s Servant and Messenger; and the Los Angeles Master Chorale.

    The program is part of the LA Phil’s series of Sunday Sunset Concerts at the Hollywood Bowl.

    EDITORS PLEASE NOTE:

    SUNDAY, AUGUST 9, at 7:30 pm
    LOS ANGELES PHILHARMONIC
    DIEGO MATHEUZ, conductor
    VENERA GIMADIEVA, Violetta
    FRANCESCO DEMURO, Alfredo
    SIMONE PIAZZOLA, Germont
    DAVID PORTILLO, Gastone
    KELLEY O’CONNOR, Flora
    ERICA BROOKHYSER, Annina
    EVAN HUGHES, Baron
    NORMAN GARRETT, Marchese
    CRAIG COLCLOUGH, Dottore
    JOHN IRVIN, Giuseppe
    GABRIEL VAMVULESCU, Flora’s Servant and Messenger
    LOS ANGELES MASTER CHORALE
    Grant Gershon, Artistic Director

    HOLLYWOOD BOWL
    2301 N Highland Avenue, Los Angeles, CA 90068

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