17 Sept 2012


      Lyric tenor Joseph Calleja returns to the Big Apple on Thursday, October 11 to perform selections from his new CD, Be My Love: A Tribute to Mario Lanza, in a concert with orchestra at City Winery located at 155 Varick Street in downtown Manhattan. The event, which marks the Maltese tenor’s only New York appearance during the 2012-13 season, is being presented in collaboration with the Food Network New York City Wine & Food Festival and comes two days after the U.S. release of the new recording (Tuesday, October 9). Steven Mercurio, who leads the BBC Concert Orchestra on the album, will conduct the New York performance. Tickets for the 8 pm concert range from $25 to $45 and are now available for purchase at City Winery’s web site: