Metropolitan Opera in New York with OperaBobb
March 10 - 16, 2014
You will be thrilled with these extraordinary casts during the second week of March at the Met: Jonas Kaufmann and Elina Garanca in Werther, Danielle de Niese, Susan Graham, David Daniels, and Placido Domingo in The Enchanted Island (Patrick Summers conducts), Deborah Voigt and Thomas Hampson in Wozzeck (optional) James Levine conducts and Diana Damrau in La Sonnambula. Bob Brock aka OperaBobb will lecture on each opera we are attending. Also included is a concert at Carnegie Hall! The tour cost of $4,575.00 includes round trip air flights San Francisco/New York, 6 nights at the first class Empire Hotel, 3 operas with Grand Tier Prime seating, 1 Carnegie Hall concert, lectures by OperaBobb sightseeing, backstage tour of the Met, 2 dinners, 1 luncheon, a reception, and 3 sightseeing outings. OperaBobb has attended operas all over the world and is the head maven of the OperaBobb newsletter about all the opera happenings in the Bay Area. Join OperaBobb and Carol Price Rabin on this exciting musical adventure. Let us know soon as possible since space is limited.
Santa Fe Opera with Guest Lecturer Larry Hancock
July 8 - 13, 2014
Join Larry Hancock, General Director of Opera San Jose, our guest lecturer, who will provide insights into the operas included in this special tour. The tour cost of $3.350.00 will include round trip air from San Jose to Albuquerque, transfers to and from Santa Fe, five nights at the first class Inn of the Governors, three operas with orchestra seating - Carmen, Don Pasquale, and Fidelio, daily American breakfasts, reception, 2 dinners, a special dance performance with dinner, lectures by Larry Hancock, Santa Fe Chamber music concert, sightseeing, museum pass, Georgia O’Keeffe museum, and a backstage tour of Santa Fe’s spectacular opera house. Larry’s lectures will ensure a wonderful musical experience.
Santa Fe Opera in August with Carol Price Rabin
August 10 - 15, 2014
This trip promises to appeal to newcomers and those who are veteran’s opera lovers. It also gives tour participants an opportunity to enjoy the beauty of Santa Fe. The tour cost of $3,350.00 includes air transportation San Francisco to Albuquerque, transfers to and from Santa Fe, five nights at the first class Inn of the Governors, four operas with orchestra seating for Carmen, Don Pasquale, Dr. Sun Yat-sen, and Fidelio, daily American breakfasts, a reception, three dinners, lectures by Desiree Mays, Santa Fe Chamber music concert, sightseeing, museum pass, Georgia O’Keeffe museum, and a backstage tour of Santa Fe’s spectacular opera house. Join Carol on her yearly Santa Fe Opera adventure.