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Chamber music concerts - Ist edition

Many locations

Nure and Chero Valleys (PC)

In different places of the land of the Union Nure and Chero Valley, where the rivers Nure, Chero and Vezzeno flow, right in the heart of Piacenza's Province, from the end of september and in the month of october five concerts of chamber music will take place.

The festival named "La lira di Orfeo" (Orpheo's Lyre) has been organized by the municipalities of the Union together with the musical Association "Piacenza bimbi in musica" (Children in Music in Piacenza) directed by the Maestro Graziano Beluffi.

Thanks to those concerts you may discover turistic and historical places of these valleys.
In this edition there will be concerts in the historical Theatre of '900 in Grazzano Visconti's Castle, where the same Duce Giuseep Visconti saw his plays performed; in the neogothic Church of Gropparello; in the Oratory of Caselle in Podenzano where you can admire frescoes of XIIIth - XIVth century; In the historical Hall of San Giorgio Piacentino Townhall; and in the Townhall of Carpaneto Piacentino where the Main Room has been frescoed by the futurist painter BOT

The music will go from Renaissance to the beginning of 1900, and it will be connected to the historical period of the building in which it will be played.

And at the end of each concert you may taste typical products of the area offered by "Strada dei Vini e dei Colli Piacentini".

Date: the event will be held on Sep 20, 2019, Oct 12, 2019, Oct 19, 2019, Oct 20, 2019, Oct 26, 2019

Event timetable: See the programme


Friday 20 September 2019
Grazzano Visconti: Castle's Theatre at 6:00 pm
"Il Rinascimento e l'arte di cantare al liuto" (Renaissance music, and the art of singing with the lute)
Duo, Voice and lute: Pili and Leonardi

Saturday 12 October 2019
San Giorgio Piacentino: Townhall Main Room at 9:00 pm
"Il Romanticismo europeo" (European Romanticism)
Duo Violin - Piano: Pianezzola and Perugini

Saturday 19 October 2019
Gropparello: Parish Church at 9:00 pm
"Repertorio del Novecento storico" (Historical 1900) Guitar player Andrea Dieci

Sunday 20 October 2019
Caselle di Podenzano: Oratory of Saint James at 6:00 pm
"Il Classicismo Viennese" (Classicism of Wien) Concert at the Fortepiano by Ruggero Laganà

Saturday 26 October 2019
Carpaneto: BOT frescoed Romm of the Townhall at 9:00 pm
"Il Novecento storico Mitteleuropeo" (1900 Middle european)
Duo Cello and Piano: Mainardi and Tolomelli.

Entrance: free entry

Information and Booking Centre

Tourist Information Office of Grazzano Visconti Val Nure and Val Chero
Viale del Castello, 2 Grazzano Visconti - 29020 Vigolzone - Phone: +39 0523 870997 - Fax: +39 0523 870997
Weekday timetable:

The office will open from march to december with the following timetable: Tue/Sat 10.00am-01.00pm;
On mondays if not holidays the office will be closed.

Weekend timetable:

10.00am-1.00pm; 2.00-5.00pm

By Piacenza editorial staff (Sep 20, 2019)

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