“Una Nota per la Capitolare”
a concert to support the crowdfunding of the most ancient library in the world
Saturday 16 December at 18:00
Biblioteca Capitolare di Verona (Piazza Duomo, 19)
The Biblioteca Capitolare in collaboration with Fondazione Discanto invites you at the concert of the young cellist Luca Giovannini, winner of the First Prize at the 20º International Music Prize Gaetano Zinetti of Sanguinetto, planned for Saturday 16 December 2017 at 18:00 among the Library Salon.
The initiative named ” Una nota per la Capitolare”is organized to support the crowdfunding project “The hidden trasures of the most ancient library in the world: the Capitolare of Verona.” In the Programme Suite For Cello, written in the mid 20s by the Spanish composer and cellist Gaspar Cassadò and the Suite n.6 in D major by Johann Sebastian Bach.
Luca Giovannini, 17 years old, studies cello from the age of eight, student of Maestro Luca Simoncini at the Conservatorio Venezze di Rovigo, Giovannini can already boast an extraordinary curriculum. From 2011, he obtained many first Prizes in prestigious national and international competitions. In 2014, at the Concorso Ibla Gran Prize he won two scholarships and a tour of concerts in the USA and another scholarship Prize “Maura Giorgetti” Filarmonica del Teatro della Scala di Milano. In 2015 absolute Prize of the Internazional Contest Zinetti with special mention by the jury, and medal of the Presidenza del Senato First Prize Winner of the International Music Competition London.
He took part in prestigious music events in theaters and concert halls as Palazzo Cavagnis in Venice, Villa Houck in Canton Ticino, Sala Maffeiana of Verona (with the Chamber orchestra I Virtuosi Italiani), Il Tempio Della Beata Vergine del Soccorso Rotonda in Rovigo, Teatro alle Grazie in Bergamo, Salieri in Legnago, Sale Apollinee della Fenice in Venice, the Theatre Argentina Little Rock in Arkansas, Casa Italiana Zerilli Marino in New York and the Carneige Hall, always in the Big Apple.
At 16:00 is planned a presentation of the Library: the story, the treasures and the famous codes; at 18:00 the concert.
Moreover, for the occasion you will admire also some of the precious musical codes.
Ticket for the concert: 10 euros
Presentation of the Library and Concert: 15 euros
Information and reservations:
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