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Apollo's Fire: Highlights from Monteverdi’s L’Orfeo

Akron Art Museum
Event organized by Akron Art Museum

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Free: Registration is required. Seating is Limited!
Highlights from Monteverdi’s L’Orfeo (Orpheus in the Underworld)

Monteverdi’s L’Orfeo of 1607 is considered the first great opera. Apollo's Fire: The Cleveland Baroque Orchestra gears up for upcoming performances of this masterpiece with a presentation of scenes, highlights, and discussion. Lead singers, including Karim Sulayman (Orfeo) and Erica Schuller (Euridice), are joined by Artistic Director Jeannette Sorrell for this lively 45-minute performance followed by Q&A.

Seating is limited; General Admission. Registration is required. Seats will be held for attendees with tickets for only 15 minutes once the concert begins.

A MusicAlive! event, sponsored by the John S. and James L. Knight Foundation.