Great Opera Hits

Great Opera Hits

Stroll down to the Sydney Opera House and join the stars of Opera Australia for a concert of the greatest hits of opera.

These relaxed concerts take place on summer afternoons as the sun sets across Sydney Harbour, and last around 90 minutes. 

Listen to famous arias from Bizet, Puccini, Rossini and Verdi performed by some of Opera Australia’s finest opera singers, accompanied by piano.

Highlights include

BIZET The Flower Song from Carmen
GOUNOD The Jewel Song from Faust
BIZET 'Au fond du temple saint' from The Pearlfishers
PUCCINI 'Quando m'en vo' from La Bohème
PUCCINI 'Nessun dorma' from Turandot
VERDI 'Brindisi' from La Traviata

Host and Piano Guy Noble (except 26 Feb; 19 Mar)
Host Jonathan Biggins (26 Feb; 19 Mar)
Piano Anthony Hunt (26 Feb; 19 Mar)
Featuring Stacey Alleaume (27 Dec; 22, 29 Jan; 22 Feb; 5, 12 Mar) 
  Natalie Aroyan (15 Jan–19 Mar)
  Julie Lea Goodwin (12, 19, 26 Feb; 19, 26 Mar)
  Eva Kong (26 Dec; 1, 15 Jan)
  Agnes Sarkis (26, 27 Dec; 1 Jan; 26 Mar)
  Simon Kim (all performances)
  Christopher Hillier (26, 27 Dec; 1, 15, 22 Jan; 19, 22 Feb)
  Luke Gabbedy (29 Jan; 12, 26 Feb; 5, 12, 19, 26 Mar)


Running time: approximately 90 minutes, including one 20-minute interval