Sogno d'Italia

Sogno d'Italia

WHEN: Saturday, 21 May 2016

TIME: 7.00pm

WHERE: Enoggera Bowls Club, 72 Pickering Street, Enoggera


Everyone dreams. It may be an Australian soprano dreaming of the land where opera was born. Or an Italian tenor, now living in Australia, reminiscing of his homeland. Leslie Martin-Nightingale, Raffaele Pierno and Natasha Koch bring this vibrant Italian music alive, reflecting our dreams of Italy: wonderful opera and passionate music, famous cities and beautiful countryside, Fashion, art and beautiful blue seas.



For 2 hours (including interval) you will celebrate all things Italian with opera arias, duets and Italian songs. Songs include:

Torna a Surriento

Non ti scordar di me

Selections from Madama Butterfly and La Boheme

Music by Verdi, Puccini, Rossini, Leoncavallo

The Prayer

Be My Love


Come and join these talented artists in a special Brisbane Italian Festival concert event.


Sogno d’Italia


WHEN: Saturday 21 May

TIME: 7:00pm

WHERE: Enoggera Bowls Club, 72 Pickering Street, Enoggera


Tickets: $30, $25 and $20


Bus and train at door. Free parking on site


Our soprano, Leslie Martin-Nightingale has performed professionally in over 35 operas worldwide, working with Opera Australia and Opera Queensland and is a regular performer with many orchestras in Brisbane.


Born in Naples, in the same street as the famous tenor, Enrico Caruso, Raffaele Pierno has worked with eight Conductors from around the world and has a vast Operatic and Classical repertoire as well as being a Master of Neapolitan song. 



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