51° Festival Operabarga 2017

 27 July - 5 August in Barga (Lucca)

 

 Sacred music, chamber music,

baroque ensembles, Pianobarga

President Nicholas Hunt -  Artistic director Massimo Fino

 

 

27 July, 21.30 - Duomo di Barga

In Furore Iustissimae Irae

Concerts and cantatas by Antonio Vivaldi

soprano, Nicki Kennedy

Conductor, Federico Maria Sardelli

Ensemble Modo Antiquo

 

 

28 July, 21,30 - Teatro dei Differenti

Franz Schubert, Quartettsatz in C Minor 

Sergei Prokofiev,  sonata for cello and piano in c major op.119

Leos Janáček,  Pohádka (3 marches for cello and piano)

Franz Schubert,   Fantasia for violin and piano in C Major (cello and piano arrangement)

cello, Christoph Heesch, 

piano, Till Hoffmann

Ensemble Le Musiche with Simone Bernardini

 

29 luglio, 18,30 - Chiostro S. Elisabetta

W. A. Mozart, 2 quartets for flute and strings 

D. Schostakovic, String quarter n. 3 in F minor

Ensemble Le Musiche with Simone Bernardini

 

29 July, 21.30 - Teatro dei Differenti

Love and theological verses by the Most Noble Lady Zerina Samietz of Sebenico

music Antonello Privitera

soprano Deborah York

soprano viola , Alberto Rasi

tenor viola , Claudia Pasetto

bass viola, Paolo Biordi

conductor and pianist Stefano Salvatori 

Deborah York 

 

Graduated in musicology from Manchester University with a first class honours degree,  She has gone on to enjoy a distinguished performing career working across a wide spectrum of musical styles and genres. She has sung at all the main opera theatres in Europe and in concert with many of the great conductors, and was on stage for Claudio Abbado's final concert with the Berlin Philharmonic in 2013.

 

She has recorded over 40 CDs and since her Glyndebourne debut as Servilia in Mozart's  Clemenza di Tito she has sung regularly in many of the great opera houses (Covent Garden, Berlin Staatsoper Berlin, Opera di Roma, La Fenice in Venice, Carnegie Hall, New York, Mozarteum, Palau de La Musica). Ms. York has performed operas by Mozart, Gluck, Haendel, Britten, Monteverdi, Telemann and Purcell.  

 

30 July, 18,30 - Chiostro S. Elisabetta

W. A. Mozart, 2 quartets for flute and strings 

P. I. Tchaikovsky, "Souvenir de Florence" Sextet

Ensemble Le Musiche with Simone Bernardini

 

5 August, 21.30 - Teatro dei Differenti

Final Concert - Music by Monteverdi and others (view the program)

Conductor Riccardo Doni

Accademia Musicale dell'Annunciata

  

PIANOBARGA 2017/Mendelssohn

In collaboration with Roberto Prosseda, the Festival is presenting a series of concerts centred around the German composer.

 

Teatro dei Differenti, 21.30

 

30 July    - Roberto Prosseda - piano recital  (view the program)

31 July    - Trio Agorà - clarinet, cello and piano  (view the program)

1 August -  Trio Busch – violin, cello and piano -  (view the program)

August -  Gabriele Strata - piano recital (view the program)

August -  Trio Busch - violin, cello and piano (view the program)

August - Axel Trolese  - piano recital (view the program)

 

 

BAROQUE CONCERTS

Volta del Menchi ore 18.30

31 July - Nina Przewozniak, Francesco Olivero - baroque violin and theorbo (read the program

Chiesa SS. Annunziata, ore 18.30

3 August - Pablo Varela, harpsichord (read the program) 

Volta del Menchi ore 18.30

4 August -  Riccardo Doni - harpsichord (read the program)

 

AUDIOBARGA

By grateful concession of Bel Canto in Barga Art Gallery, Piazza Angelio 18.30

Evenings of comparative listening

August, 18.30 - Luigi Attademo - guitar (read the program)

August, 23.00 . Mendelssohn di Antonio Bido* e Da Grande Suonerò Mozart* di Stefano Missio 

August, 18.30 Francesco Olivero (leggi il programma)

*Cortometraggi in alta fedeltà in collaborazione con HiFiNatali