Mozart's masterpiece came to life a in this concert featuring world class artists from all over the United States. Under the leadership of San Diego Opera conductor, Bruce Stasyna, this special presentation featured Ted Pickell in the title role, Colin Ramsey (Leporello), Tasha Koontz (Donna Anna), Sarah Tucker (Donna Elvira), David Margulis (Don Ottavio), Brandon Morales (Masetto), Sarah-Nicole Carter (Zerlina), and Shelby Condray (Commendatore). These artists have sung in major opera houses and concert halls all over the world and they joined us right here in San Diego to bring you an intimate and thrilling musical experience.
La Traviata in Concert- Amplify Opera
The FF Collective, a new non-profit arts organization founded by Tasha Koontz, Sarah-Nicole Ruddy Carter, and Katie Hickey, is presenting La Traviata in concert. This production was conducted by Bruce Stasyna and features local favorites including Tasha Koontz, Adam Caughey, Michael Sokol, Sarah-Nicole Carter and members of the San Diego Opera Chorus.
Come join the three FF Collective Founders for a night of art song, jazz, and cabaret! Stay to chat with us (and enjoy a glass of wine) at our post-concert meet and greet!
This performance is a fundraiser for our upcoming performance of La Traviata in Concert. Join the artists following the concert for a complimentary glass of wine.
Due to the covid-19 delta variant, audience members will be asked to wear masks for the duration of the concert. Musicians are vaccinated, will be tested, and will not be wearing masks while singing. To maximize air circulation, we will have doors and windows open, HEPA air filters running, and we will have a brief intermission outdoors.
Amplifying Voices Through Live Events
The Fortissima Collective is a women led and founded performing arts and music collective in San Diego, Orange County, and Los Angeles providing choral, opera, pop, jazz, caroling and solo concerts. We build concerts for your event, and promote artist led projects.
The Fortissima Collective is dedicated to amplifying underrepresented voices by creating and curating artist driven performances and opportunities.