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autour du Festival – between Art e Music

The Festival delle Nazioni has always had a strong bond with the territory; the concerts are placed in the most artistic places of the Upper Tiber Valley between Umbria and Tuscany such as Città di Castello, Sansepolcro, Citerna, Montone, San Giustino: places honoured by the works of Piero della Francesca, Luca Signorelli, Alberto Burri, Donatello […]

Rokia Traoré
FRIDAY, 2ND SEPTEMBER 2016 -9 P.M.

Città di Castello, Church of San Domenico NÉ SO Rokia Traoré voice and guitar Mamah Diabate ngoni Stefano Pilia guitar Bintou Soumbounou backling vocal Moise Ouattara drums Zonatan Dembele  bass Yves Schommer and Adrien Roy sound technicians   One of the aspects that this edition of the Festival explores in its programme is the relationship of […]

Orchestra della Toscana/Joachim Jousse
SATURDAY, 3 RD SEPTEMBER 2016- 9 P.M.

Città di Castello, Church of San Domenico   Orchestra della Toscana Joachim Jousse conductor CAMILLE SAINT-SAËNS Samson et Dalila: Bacchanale LÉO DELIBES Lakmé: Invitation à la danse, Entracte ALBERT ROUSSEL Le Festin de l’araignée op. 17 HECTOR BERLIOZ Benvenuto Cellini: Ouverture GIUSEPPE VERDI Aida: Ouverture JULES MASSENET Thaïs: Meditation GEORGES BIZET Carmen: extracts from Suite […]

OTHER EVENTS IN CITTA’ DI CASTELLO

  In addition to the activities taking place in the cloister of San Domenico, here a list of other events in the city. Monday, 22 nd August Piazza Classica – Festival delle Nazioni preview in cooperation with Comune di Città di Castello 9.00 p.m. Piazza Gabriotti A Journey from Italy to France Concert by Filarmonica “G. Puccini” […]

FESTIVAL@CHIOSTRO

From August, 25 to September, 3  in the Cloister of San Domenico there will be a lounge bar by Sacrosanto Café. The Cloister hosts cultural meeting, concerts, showing, shooting, musical workshops and exhibitions. Beside the collateral events, the Cloister will be lively also during the   scheduled programme in San Domenico Church. Audio of the […]

Tuesday 25 August 9 p.m.

Città di Castello, San Domenico Church Euro Symphony SFK Ernest Hoetzl conductor Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart, Le nozze di Figaro Overture Franz Schubert, Symphony No. 3 in D major Johannes Brahms, Ungarischer Tanz No. 1 in G minor Johannes Brahms, Ungarischer Tanz No. 6 in D major Johannes Brahms, Ungarischer Tanz No. 5 in G minor Johann […]

Wednesday 26 August 6 p.m.

Morra, San Crescentino Oratory Roberto Vignoli saxophone 2014 “Alberto Burri” Award winner Iulia Ratiu piano Emilio Ghezzi, Sonatina in forma di tema con variazioni su “Una furtiva lagrima” di Gaetano Donizetti for alto saxophone and piano PREMIERE Franz Schubert, Ungarische Melodie D817 in B minor for piano Giacomo Fossa, Naturlaut for saxophone and piano PREMIERE […]

Wednesday 26 August 9 p.m.

Città di Castello, Monumental Cemetery IMAGES AND SOUND OF THE GREAT WAR Multimedial project for Festival 2015 PREMIERE  Gabriella Zanchi soprano Leonora Baldelli piano Corale “Marietta Alboni” Marcello Marini choir conductor Maurizio Perugini narrator Text and history documentation by Alvaro Tacchini Alberto Brizzi e Marco Capaccioni sound direction – moltimedia E. A. Mario, “La leggenda del […]

Thursday 27 August 9 p.m.

Città di Castello, Garden of Palazzo Vitelli at Sant’Egidio IF YOU DON’T GO CRAZY, YOU’RE NOT NORMAL! Goran Bregovic and The Wedding&Funeral Band Goran Bregovic voice, guitar, synthesizer Muharem Redžepi goc (traditional bass drum), voice Bokan Stankovic first trumpet Dragic Velickovic second trumpet Stojan Dimov saxophone, clarinet Aleksandar Rajkovic first trombone, glockenspiel Milos Mihajlovic second trombone […]

Friday 28 August ore 9 p.m.

San Giustino, Courtyard of Bufalini Castle BELLE ÉPOQUE E OPERETTA The “Joie de Vivre” in Europe, before the hell of the Great War Written, directed and performed by Vincenzo Failla Rosaria Fabiana Angotti soprano Beatrice Mezzanotte mezzosoprano Marco Rencinai tenor Alec Roupen Avedissian baritone Lorenzo Orlandi piano Jacques Offenbach, Waltz from La Belle Hélène Extract from […]