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MUSIC

Friday, October 20 -Thursday, November 2, 2017


Classical l Pop-Rock-Jazz-World
More Music: Mellow Evenings Raucous Nights 


An Evening with Ennio Morricone
The celebrated composer of innumerable film scores presents his classical compositions, as well as work by 20th century Italian composer Petrassi, performed by duo-pianists Canino-Ballista with vocalist Ruben Rigillo, violin soloist Marco Serino, mezzo-soprano Antonella Marotta and the Orchestra Roma Sinfonietta, Gabriele Bonolis conducting.
Aula Magna, Università La Sapienza, Piazzale Aldo Morro (San Lorenzo)
Saturday, October 21, 5:30 pm
€25-15 Reduced prices for students.  tel 892 234 www.vivaticket.it

Morricone:
Quattro Anacoluti for AV
Se questo è un uomo (to a text by Primo Levi) for narrator, violin, mezzo-soprano and strings
Variations for two pianos and strings
Petrassi:
Introduzione e Allegro for violin and strings
Quarto Concerto for string orchestra

 


Ensemble Berlin, with soprano Julia Bauer and narrator/baritone Elio
An unusual program devoted to music of Mozart with his motet for soprano and orchestra transcribed for the ensemble, and a his opera transcribed for the ensemble plus soprano and baritone/narrator. The popular Italian entertainer Elio, takes the latter role.
Aula Magna, Università La Sapienza, Piazzale Aldo Morro (San Lorenzo)
Tuesday, October 24, 10:30 pm
€27-18. Reduced prices for students.  tel 892 234 www.vivaticket.it

Mozart:
Quartet in F major for oboe and strings K 370
Motet "Exsultate Jubilate" K 165 (arr. by W. Renz)
The Magic Flute(trascribed by F.J. Rosinack for oboe, strings, narrator, soprano and baritone



l'Orchestra da Camera Italiana
Salvatore Accardo,conductor and violin soloist

Accordo is known for his interpretations of the works of Niccolò Paganini, becoming the first prize winner of the Paganini Competition in Genoa in 1958. . He has recorded Paganini's 24 Caprices (re-recorded in 1999) for solo violin and was the first violinist to record all six of the violin concerti by Paganini. He has an extensive discography of almost 50 recordings on Philips, DG, EMI, Sony Classical, Foné, Dynamic, and Warner-Fonit. He was one of the founders of the Walter Stauffer Academy in 1986. He founded the Settimane Musicali Internazionali in Naples and the Cremona String Festival in 1971, and in 1996, he re-founded the Orchestra da Camera Italiana (O.C.I.), whose members are the best pupils of the Walter Stauffer Academy. He plays the Stradivarius "Hart ex Francescatti" (1727).
Teatro Eliseo, Via Nazionale, 183
Monday, October 30, 9 pm
€25-14  biglietteria@teatroeliseo.com

Vivaldi Concerto in B minor for four violins, strings and basso continuo, op.3 n. 10, RV 580
Vivaldi: The Four Seasons

 

Orchestra dell'Accademia Nazionale di Santa Cecilia
Vasily Petrenko, conducing,; Mario Brunello cello soloist

The young Russian maestro is currently chief conductor of the Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra and the Oslo Philharmonic Orchestra.   The Italian cellist was the winner of the 1986 v International Tchaikovsky Competition in Moscow. In 1994, Brunello founded the "Orchestra d'Archi Italiana" (Italian String Orchiestra) beginning a career as both conductor and soloist. He plays a 17th-century Maggini cello.
Auditorium Parco della Musica, Sala Santa Cecilia
Thursday, November 2, 7:30 pm; Friday, November 3, 8:30 pm; Saturday, November 4, 6 pm
€52-19 tel 892 101 www.ticketone.it

Brahms: Variations on a Theme by Haydn
Schumann: Cello Concerto
Mendelssohn; Symphony n. 5 "Reform"


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Basilica di Santa Croce in Gerusalemme
Piazza di Santa Croce in Gerusalemme, 12
Maîtrise Sainte-Cécile of the Cathedral of Notre-Dame of Luxemburg
conductd by Marc Dostert. Music by di Bartolucci, Heckmes, Beicht and Majerus
Saturday, October 21, 9 pm
Free



Cappella Paolina del Quirinale

The elaborately decorated chapel of the Quirinale palace hosts a series of Sunday morning broadcasts. Get there early to tour the palace and be prepared to go through security. Doors close promptly at 11:50, concert begins at noon.
Pianist Szczepan Koczal plays music by Chopin.
Sunday, October 22, noon. 
Pianist Antonii Baryshevskyi plays sonatas by Schumann and Beethoven.
Sunday, October 29, noon
€1,50 reservations advised. Tel 06 399 67557

 

 

Sant'Agnese in Agone
Piazza Navona
Valeria Carissimi, harp and Valeria Mancini, piano

Saturday, October 14, 9 pm
Free


San Antonio dei Portoghesi
Via dei Portoghese 2 (between Piazza Navona and the Pantheon)
A series of concerts showcasing the church's historic pipe organ.
Pianist Tiago Nunes (Portugal) plays music by O. Messiaen, P. Banaco, J. Brahms, S. Rachmaninoff
Saturday October 21, noon
Pianist Tiago Nunes (Portugal) plays mjusic by J.P. Rameau, J. Brahms, S. Rachmaninoff, J.S. Bach/F. Busoni, F. Liszt
Saturday, October 21, 7 pm
Giampaolo Di Rosa (Italy/Portugal) continues his performances of the complete organ works of O.. Messiaen with Les Corps Glorieux.
Sunday, October 22, 6.30 pm
Organist Peter Kofler (Germany) performs works by J.S. Bac (, F. Mendelssohn
Sunday, Octber 29, 6:30 pm


Saint Paul's Within the Walls
Via Nazionale, 16/a  (near Piazza della Repubblica)
Gli Ottoni Romani, the brass ensemble, plays music by Verdi, Debussy, Nino Rota, Franco Micalizzi, Ennio Morricone.
Sunday, October 29, 8:30 pm
 €35 - € 15

Sala dell Immacolata at S.S. Apostoli
Via Del Vaccaro, 9 (near Tritone, Quirinale)
Elvira Maria Iannuzzi, soprano and Alessandro d'Agostini, piano perform music by R. Wagner, F. P. Tosti, F. Mompou, M. Ravel
Sunday, October 29, 6:30 pm
€15, reduced €8

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Gigi D’Alessio: Live Tour 2017
The popular Italian singer has recorded 17 albums, of three which have gone platinum. His latest is "24 febbraio 1967." 
Auditorium Parco della Musica, Sala Santa Cecilia
Monday, October 23, 9 pm
€50-35 tel 892 101 www.ticketone.it

 

Mogwai
The Scottish post-rock band, were frequently championed by John Peel from their early days,and recorded seven Peel Sessions between 1996 and 2004. Their most recent release is this year's "Every Country's Sun."
Atlantico Live, Viale dell'Oceano Atlantico, 271/d 
Saturday, October 28, 9 pm
€34,50 tel 892 101 www.ticketone.it