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SUNDAY 30th JULY 2017

Recital CHRISTIAN BISCHOF organ
Concert ENSEMBLE DEGLI INTRIGATI
Closing concert RNCM SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA

12:30 | Santa Maria delle Grazie
CHRISTIAN BISCHOF organ      [free admission]
Music by Frescobaldi, Muffat, Sweelinck

18:00 | Courtyard of the Fortezza
ENSEMBLE DEGLI INTRIGATI      [online tickets]
Made up of members of the artistic residence Camere Contemporanee
with the support of the S'illumina project 'Copia privata per i giovani, per la cultura'

21:30 | Piazza Grande
CLOSING CONCERT      [online tickets]
RNCM SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA
Harish Shankar, Marco Angius and Roland Böer conductors
Music by Catalani, Messiaen, Skrjabin, Ravel

The closing concert will take place in Piazza Grande: Harish Shankar will conduct "Contemplazione" by Alfredo Catalani and Marco Angius will direct "L'Ascension" by Oliver Messiaen. Finally Roland Böer will conclude the concert with "Il Poema dell'estasi" by Skrjabin and the mesmerising "Bolero" by Ravel.

SATURDAY 29th JULY 2017

Musical AMORE PASSIONE FOLLIA
Concert JUSTUS GRIMM, MARKUS BELLHEIM
Concert ORCHESTRA DA SALONE VIENNESE



18:00 | Teatro Poliziano
AMORE PASSIONE FOLLIA      [online tickets]
A Tribute to Stephen Sondheim
ALMA COSTA and FEDERICO MARIGNETTI voices
MARCO LAZZERI piano

21:30 | Courtyard of the Fortezza 
JUSTUS GRIMM violincello      [online tickets]
MARKUS BELLHEIM piano
Music by Messiaen, Barber, Brahms, Chopin

24:00 | Piazza Grande 
ORCHESTRA DA SALONE VIENNESE      [free admission]
Music by Johann Strauss, Fritz Kreisler and more
Roland Böer & Friends

THURSDAY 27th JULY 2017

Recital EVA MEI soprano, NELSON CALZI piano
Performance THE LAST SEVEN WORDS OF OUR SAVIOUR ON THE CROSS

 

18:00 | Palazzo Contucci 
VANDEPEER QUARTETT      [free admission]
Ana Vandepeer e Rebecca Perry violins
Rebecca Stephenson viola, Ellie Boney violincello
Music by Haydn, Ravel

21:30 | Teatro Poliziano 
EVA MEI soprano      [online tickets]
NELSON CALZI piano
Music by Rossini

 

21:30 | Collegiata di San Leonardo Church, San Casciano dei Bagni
THE LAST SEVEN WORDS OF OUR SAVIOUR ON THE CROSS     encore performance     [free admission]
Original version for string quartet by Haydn
Produced by Clarac/Deloeuil 
MONTFORT QUARTETT
Michele Zaccaria narrator
New version based on the original production by Gulbenkian Fundation, Lisbon (March 2015)

The French directors Clarac-Deloeuil present a new performance of music, video and theatre. The narrator Michele Zaccaria, placed high up behind a pulpit, preaches and tells of different literary stories while seven short films play out in the background. The subjects of the films are from Jerusalem, each with different ages, origins, and religions. They are filmed while they listen, for the first time, to the musical masterpiece of Haydn.

 

FRIDAY 28th JULY 2017

Recital CHRISTIAN BISCHOF organ
Dance DANCE GALA

18:00 | Duomo 
CHRISTIAN BISCHOF organ      [online tickets]
Music by von Stendhal, Robertsbridge Codex, Kotter, 
de Arauxo, Frescobaldi, Steigleder, J.S. Bach, Muffat

21:30 | Piazza Grande
DANCE GALA      [online tickets]
BLACK YELLOW WHITE
Music by Davide Vannuccini 
Coreography by Maria Stella Poggioni 
New creation commissioned by the Cantiere Internazionale d’Arte
in collaboration with the Istituto di Musica H.W. Henze and the École de Ballet of Sinalunga

First time on stage, Nero Giallo Bianco is the new play of modern dance by Davide Vannuccini for computer music, inspired by mysticism and schamanism; the choreographer is Maria Stella Poggioni with her dancers from the École de Ballet.

LE SACRE DU PRINTEMPS
Original version for two pianos by Igor Stravinskij
Coreography by Silvia Autorino and Giulia Bean
in collaboration with the Accademia Nazionale di Danza
PIANIST DUO FROM FLORENCE
Sara Bartolucci and Rodolfo Alessandrini piano

Le sacre du Printemps is the classical ballet by Stravinskij, staged in cooperation with Accademia nazionale di Danza; the choreography has been entrusted to Silvia Autorino and Giulia Bean. The score will be played live by the two pianists Duo Pianistico di Firenze.

WEDNESDAY 26th JULY 2017

Recital JACOPO FRANCINI violincello
Performance THE LAST SEVEN WORDS OF OUR SAVIOUR ON THE CROSS
Concert RNMC SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA

18:00 | Hall of Palazzo Ricci
JACOPO FRANCINI violincello      [online tickets]
Music BY J.S. Bach, Dallapiccola, Longo, Brouwer

18:00 | Sarteano 
Archaeological City Museum of Sarteano
LOW RELIEF TO SEVEN CORDS
Francesco Tomei, viol
Music by de Sainte Colombe, de Machy, Marais,
Hume, Telemann

 

21:30 | Church of the Collegiata, Cetona
THE LAST SEVEN WORDS OF OUR SAVIOUR ON THE CROSS    encore performance      [free admission]
Original version for string quartet by Haydn
Produced by Clarac/Deloeuil 
MONTFORT QUARTETT
Michele Zaccaria narrator
New version based on the original production by Gulbenkian Fundation, Lisbon (March 2015)

The French directors Clarac-Deloeuil present a new performance of music, video and theatre. The narrator Michele Zaccaria, placed high up behind a pulpit, preaches and tells of different literary stories while seven short films play out in the background. The subjects of the films are from Jerusalem, each with different ages, origins, and religions. They are filmed while they listen, for the first time, to the musical masterpiece of Haydn.

 

21:30 | Temple of San Biagio 
RNMC SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA      [online tickets]
Daniele Giorgi conductor and violinist
Jörg Winkler viola, Justus Grimm violoncello
Music by Haydn, Mozart, Glanert, Brahms