Italian tenor, Pasquale Esposito, returns to the historic Carmel Mission Basilica for his 9th concert on Saturday, March 26, 2022 at 8:00PM. (Doors Open 7:30PM). Pasquale will present an intimate, acoustic performance.
The evening’s program will include Opera Arias, Neapolitan Songs, American, Italian and Spanish Standards and Original Compositions. Pasquale will share the stage with concert pianist Neil MacPherson as well as highly acclaimed soprano Laura Schwingel.
Pasquale Esposito, born and raised in Naples, Italy immigrated to the United States to pursue his passion for music in 1998. He graduated from San Jose State University’s School of Music in 2009 and has released 11 full length CDs. He is an international touring and recording artist and has most recently been seen across the United States with his three PBS Specials: “Celebrating Enrico Caruso” (2015), “Celebrating Italian Piazzas” (2018) and "Il Tempo" (2020). His 4th PBS Special "In the Spirit of Christmas" is set for release in Fall 2021 on PBS stations nationally. He made his successful opera debut with San Francisco Opera in 2015 in the world premiere of "Two Women."
Enjoy a special pre-concert dinner option VIP ticket by dining at Chef Pepe’s Vesuvio Restaurant in Carmel by the Sea at 5:30 pm. As part of the VIP ticket, you will have priority seating at the Carmel Mission Basilica. Enjoy an incredible Italian culinary dinner with a glass of red or white wine.
Regular non-dinner general admission tickets are available.
* A portion of the profits from the concert will be donated to the Carmel Mission Basilica's 2022 Campaign.