O Sole Trio
From Pavarotti to Pop
@ Highline Ballroom – Show @ 8PM (Doors @ 6PM)
O Sole Trio has performed sold-out concerts at major venues including Carnegie Hall, Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts, The Redlands Bowl, CA (to a crowd of 6,000 +), Ronnie Scott’s, London, and all over the United States, Canada and the UK. The vibrant classical crossover ensemble features the luch voices of soprano Erin Shields and baritone Giuseppe Spoletini, as well as the versatile and virtuosic David Shenton on piano and violin.
O Sole Trio’s shows are both touching and humorous. They breathe new life into familiar favorites with their unique and innovative arrangements.
Their first show, From Pavarotti to Pop, features a program of beloved Italian opera arias, Neapolitan songs as well as jazz and pop standards made popular by such singers as Louis Prima, Frank Sinatra, Dean Martin, Connie Francis and Andrea Bocelli. Their second show, Heart & Sole, celebrates the beautiful emotions that music evokes in our daily lives, reimagining well-known pop, classical and musical theater favorites, including Journey’s open Arms (in English and Italian), a latin grooved O sole mio and a haunting version of the classic hymn Nearer My God to Thee.
They have brought their exhilarating and unique shows to numerous venues throughout North America and beyond. The trio has garnered rave reviews from audiences and critics alike. Their recent credits include a performance on Fox 5’s Good Day New York with Rosanna Scotto and Dave Price, as well as a standing room only engagement at their Lincoln Center debut at The David Rubenstein Atrium with their show From Pavarotti to Pop. In addition, O Sole GTrio was chosen to perform for NY State Comptroller John Liu and his distinguished guests for his recent event honoring Italian American Heritage and Culture
In June 2013, the took their show overseas to international audiences at two famous venues in the UK, Dame Cleo Laines Music in the Garden Festival in Wavendon and Ronnie Scotts Jazz Club in London.
O Sole Trio made their Carnegie Hall debut in June 2014 to a sold out audience. They tour frequently around the Untied States. Their recent performance at The Redlands Bowl in CA brought in an audience of almost 6,000 people. O Sole Trio was recently asked back by Lincoln Center to perform two shows for Lincoln Center Local. They continue to tour extensively through the Untied States.« Back to Events