Arias and duets mainly from Puccini and Verdi's opera hits opened the Petr Dvorský Festival.
Janai Brugger – soprano (USA), Brian Jagde - tenor (USA), the Moravian Philharmonic Olomouc, conductor Sebastiano Rolli. The opening of the 15th –annual festival took place in an international spirit. The invitation was accepted by the two-star laureates of Placido Domingo’s “Operalia”, a World Opera Competition. One year after their victory in far-away Beijing, these extraordinary artists opened the Petr Dvorský International Music Festival with arias and duets mainly from Puccini and Verdi’s opera hits, under the baton of Italian conductor, Sebastien Rolli.