2018 Richard Tucker Gala
Tickets start at $40 for the concert and at $1,500 for the concert in combination with a post-performance Gala Dinner at the Plaza Hotel. They can be purchased in advance from the foundation by calling (212) 757-2218. Beginning August 15, tickets will also be available from the venue, and can be ordered online at carnegiehall.org, by calling CarnegieCharge at (212) 247-7800, or by visiting the box office at 57th Street and Seventh Avenue.
The concert features bass-baritone Christian Van Horn, winner of the 2018 Richard Tucker Award, with a host of opera luminaries from around the world: soprano Anna Netrebko, tenors Javier Camarena and Yusif Eyvazov, baritone Quinn Kelsey, and five past Tucker Award-winners: sopranos Christine Goerke, Angela Meade, and Nadine Sierra; mezzo-soprano Stephanie Blythe; and tenor Michael Fabiano. This starry lineup will join forces for an evening of favorite arias and ensembles under the baton of Marco Armiliato, with the support of the New York Choral Society and members of the Metropolitan Opera Orchestra.