Music and Vision homepage Classical Music Programme Notes for concerts and recordings, by Malcolm Miller

 

Ensemble

Eros and the Almighty

GIUSEPPE PENNISI visits the 2012 Ravenna Festival

 

After twenty-three years, the Ravenna Festival has become one of the most important musical events of the summer. It started as a local initiative, mainly orchestrated by Maestro Riccardo Muti (with his worldwide reputation) and his wife (with her local industrial and business connections). It is a 'multiproduct' festival (opera, symphony, chamber music, even jazz, pop and musical comedies) on a specific theme. Initially, it catered mostly to local -- ie an Italian and especially Central Italian -- audience...

Copyright © 15 July 2012 Giuseppe Pennisi,
Rome, Italy

-------

ITALY

RICCARDO MUTI

BRAZIL

PAUL HINDEMITH

JAZZ

 << M&V home       Concert reviews        Buxton Festival >>

 

Cadenza Programme Note Library - Programme Notes by Mike Wheeler