Baroque Orchestra of New Jersey 2014 Summer Festival
"Fresh Breezes 2014" Concert
Performing Marco Frisina's Puccini Suite
August 3, 2014 3pm at Dolan Hall, The Annunciation Center, The College of Saint Elizabeth,
2 Convent Road, Morristown, NJ 07960
Under the direction of Dr. Robert Butts, the concert featured the world premiere of Puccini Suite by the internationally renowned composer Marco Frisina. Monsignor Frisina is one of the most beloved contemporary composers. Primarily known for his sacred compositions and his work at the Vatican, he has also composed operas and film music. His Puccini Suite had been adapted specifically for BONJ and the 2014 Festival by Monsignor Frisina from his score for the Italian miniseries on Puccini. Monsignor Frisina attended the concert to discuss his music and meet with listeners.