This is 2021. This is Opera.

Season 2021 subscriptions on sale now. Single tickets on sale in early January.

close-icon

An Aria A Day #66

KATIE RUTLEDGE
‘L’heure exquise’
by Reynaldo Hahn
Piano Narelle French

13th July, 2020

Based on a poem by the French writer Paul Verlaine, ‘L’heure exquise (The exquisite hour)’ is one of Reynaldo Hahn’s best known songs. The composer perfectly captures the image of a moon-drenched evening when lovers come together to share ‘the exquisite hour’, a scene vividly brought to life by the beautiful voice of soprano Katie Rutledge.

    Sign up for the latest news

    By signing up to the Opera Queensland newsletter you agree to our Terms and Conditions and that you have read our Privacy Policy, including our Cookie use.

    Menu
    Menu

    Hi, what are you looking for?