The concert commenced with conductor David Gimenez leading the Evergreen Symphony Orchestra performing “Slavonic Dance n°8 in G minor,” followed with José Carreras’ Italian folksong “Marechiare,” who slowly stepped on the stage, charming the hearts of his fans with his sensuous beautiful voice and unique romantic qualities.
During the entire concert, Carreras performed 8 solos out of the 17 classic well-known songs, in which he cooperated with soprano Ms. Anna Lice for the renowned song “Lippen Schweigen” from “The Merry Widow.” The beautiful twist of their vivid, powerful, and emotional voices daunted the whole valley and gave a perfect night to the 40,000 music lovers. In the encore session, Carreras and soprano Anna Lice sang latest Luciano Pavarotti’s renowned song “La Dame Aux Camellias,” bringing climax to the concert.
The satisfied fans all went home with the whole-hearted gratitude, marking the nice ending to the spectacular concert.
International Culture and Tourism Bureau organized and planned the series of performing and artistic events based on the framework of culture marketing, gaining full attention from the media all over Taiwan and reaching the maximum effect of international culture exchange and city marketing.