Chicago Opera Association Grand Opera Season, Public Auditorium, March 22 to 25, 1922


Concert program for the grand opera season of the Chicago Opera Association. The Association presented five operas. On Wednesday evening, March 22, they performed Monna Vanna (sung in French), libretto by Maurice Maeterlinck, music by Henri Fevrier, conducted by Giorgio Polacco. On Thursday evening, March 23, they performed Lohengren (sung in English), text and music by Richard Wagner, conducted by Pietro Cimini. On Friday evening, March 24, they performed Romeo and Juliet (sung in French) by Charles Gounod, conducted by Giorgio Polacco. On Saturday afternoon, March 25, there was a matinee performance of Thais (sung in French), libretto by Gallet based on the Anatole France novel, music by Jules Massenet, conducted by Gabriel Grovlez. The final performance, on Saturday evening, March 25, was Verdi's Aida (sung in Italian), libretto by Antonio Ghislanzoni, conducted by Pietro Cimini.

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