Maestro Manuel Coves conducts Moreno Torroba’s zarzuela “Luisa Fernanda” in Bogotá

2014-02-12

Bogotá’s Teatro Mayor Julio Mario Santo Domingo presents, on February 25th and 28th and March 1st and 2nd,  Federico Moreno Torroba’s famous zarzuela “Luisa Fernanda”, conducted by maestro Manuel Coves, along with important figures in Spanish opera, the Coro de la Ópera de Colombia and Orquesta Sinfónica Nacional de Colombia. This well famous coproduction of Madrid’s Teatro Real, Washington Opera and Los Angeles Opera is stage directed by Emilio Sagi, and has been highly acclaimed since its premiere, which was recorded on DVD. Manuel Coves returns to this stage in the Colombian capital after his success with the “Viva Madrid” Anthology. The maestro’s upcoming performances in Spain include Giuseppe Verdi’s “Otello” at Palma de Mallorca’s Teatro Principal, Gala de Zarzuela at Bilbao’s Teatro Arriaga.