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MUSIC

Summer Edition 2017

 

Serate di Grande Musica al Cortile di Sant'Ivo
Chiesa di Sant'Ivo alla Sapienza, Corso del Rinascimento, 40  (near Piazza Navona)
In the ancient courtyard of what was once the University of Rome, now the archives., a series of summer concerts.
Concerts begin at 9 pm €23 , seniors €20, university studnets €15, under 18 years of age €10
Tickets available at the concert site from 7 pm.

ValzerTango
Giuliano Bisceglia, violin; with the International Chamber Ensemble, conducted by Francesco Carotenuto.
Waltzes by Johnn Strauss, Jr.; Franz Lehar, Tchaikovsky and tangos by Gerardo Matos Rodriguez, Astor Piazzola.
Friday, July 28; Thursday, August 3; Wednesday, August 9

Gershwin Night
Giuliano Bisceglia, violin; Claudia Ramous viola; Carolyn Litchfield, cello, with the International Chamber Ensemble, conducted by Francesco Carotenuto.
Music from Porgy and Bess, An American in Paris, Concerto in F and other Gershwin works.
Saturday, July 29; Friday, August 4; Thursday, August 10

Le indimenticabili musiche del grande Cinema
Giuliano Bisceglia, violin; Claudia Ramous viola; Carolyn Litchfield, cello, with the International Chamber Ensemble, conducted by Francesco Carotenuto.
Music from popular film scores.
Saturday, August 5; Tuesday, August 8; Friday, August 11

From My Way to Yesterday
Giuliano Bisceglia, violin; Claudia Ramous viola; Carolyn Litchfield, cello, with the International Chamber Ensemble, conducted by Francesco Carotenuto.
Orchestral suites of Frank Sinatra's greatest hits, and Beatles favorites.
August 2; Saturday, August 12
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Notti Romane al Teatro di Marcello- Concerti del Tempietto
In the ruins of the theater built by for the Emporer August in honor of his nephew Marcellus, a series of outdoor summer concerts, mostly piano recitals. Concerts begin at 8:30 pm, but if you arrive by 7:45 pm you can tour the excavation. €36, reduced €25, €14.
Through Septmeber 20 www.tempietto.it

 

The American Celebration Choir
Hymns, Gospel songs and superb soloists performed by the joint choirs of the Broadway Christian Church, Lexington, KY, Trinity Life Church, Lutherville, MD and First Baptist Church, Norman, OK.
Basilica di San Paolo Fuori Le Mura - Piazzale San Paolo
Wednesday, August 2, 7 pm
Free



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Popular Music, Rock, World, Jazz

Luglio Suono Buono
The annual summer festival, held both outdoors in the Cavea , the amphitheater of the Auditorium Parco della Musica-
tel 892 101 www.ticketone.it



Brit Floyd
Pink Floyd tribute show.
Friday, July 28



Al Bano and Romina Power
The Italian pop music duo and married couple formed in 1975 by Albano Carrisi and Romina Power, daughter of the American movie star Tyrone Power.. They were highly successful in Italy and mainland Europe throughout the 1980s and the early 1990s. Their best known international hits include "Felicità", "Sharazan", "Tu, soltanto tu (Mi hai fatto innamorare)", "Ci sarà", "Sempre sempre", and "Libertà!". They performed five times at Sanremo Music Festival, winning in 1984 with the song "Ci sarà". The couple also shot seven films, based on their songs, between 1967 and 1984. The two separated and divorced in 1999, but reunited professionally in 2013.
Saturday, July 29

 


Alvaro Soler
The Spanish Latin pop musician rose to prominence across Europe and Latin America with his 2015 hit "El Mismo Sol," primarily hitting success in Italy and Mexico. A special bilingual Spanish-English version of "El mismo sol", featuring Jennifer Lopez, was recorded for international release in the United States, UK, and worldwide. His 2016 follow up single "Sofia" reached number 1 in Poland, Italy and Switzerland.
Sunday, July 30, €50 - €25,25



Alex Britti and Max Gazzé: “In missione per conto di Dio”
Two of Italy's most popular and accomplished singer-songwriters and guitarists, together for an unusual concert.
Monday, July 31-Tuesday, August 1
€50-25

 

La Notte delle Tammorre - Festa della Musica Popolare
I Tammorrari Del Vesuvio, Semilla, Umberto Vitiello & Batuque
An evening of the rousing traditional music of southern Italy.
Thursday, August 3
€20-15

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Rock in  Roma
The annual summer festival in the former racetrack on the southern edge of Rome.
Ippodromo delle Capannelle, Via Appia Nuova 1245
By car: take the GRA to exit 23 Appia San Giovanni and turn towards Rome.
By train: From Stazione Termini, take the dl4 towards Ciampini-Frascati and get off at Capannelle. The venue is 700 metres from the station.
By bus and metro: The closest bus stop Capannelle – Appia Nuova is 100 meters from the venue. Take the 664, the 654 or the n26. Metro A to Cinecittà connects with the 654 towards Laganegro. An after concert shuttle bus connets to Stazione Termini. Doors open at 6:30 pm, concert at 9:30 pm
tel 892 101 www.ticketone.it
info

 


Lo Stato Sociale
Sunday, July 29, doors open 7 pm; concert begins, 9:45 pm
€12

 


The Offspring
Wednesday, August 2