STONINGTON — Listen to the lovely voices of tenors and sopranos Saturday during the 25th and final Sergio Franchi Memorial Concert when hostess Eva Franchi welcomes music lovers to her 240-acre Stonington estate for an afternoon of melody and memory-making.

Franchi, the widow of the late Sergio Franchi — a much loved tenor who was internationally acclaimed — said earlier this year that this will be the last time she organizes such a large-scale concert.

This year's concert, the “Grand Finale Let the Music Play Concert,” will feature Westerly native David LaMarche conducting the 32-piece symphonic orchestra which will accompany soprano Giada Valenti; James Valenti, the acclaimed tenor who played Pinkerton in “Madama Butterfly” at the Met a few years back; soprano Latonia Moore; Il Divo’s David Miller; tenor Michael Amante, Susan Neves and tenor Matthew White, the 2018 winner of the Vero Beach Opera Foundation’s second International Vocal Competition.

— Nancy Burns-Fusaro

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