Battistelli in Washington

On 17th March Piccola Ouverture all’Italiana by Giorgio Battistelli will have its world premiere in Washington.
When Mar 17, 2011
from 01:40 PM to 01:40 PM
Where Washington
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Giorgio BattistelliOn 17th March, in the context of the official celebrations in the USA dedicated to the 150th anniversary of the Unity of Italy, Piccola Ouverture all’Italiana by Giorgio Battistelli will have its world premiere in Washington by the Bari-based Orchestra della Fondazione Lirico-Sinfonica Petruzzelli under the direction of  Lorin Maazel. The concert, organised by the Compagnia per La Musica in Rome and produced together with the Fondazione Petruzzelli e Teatri di Bari in close collaboration with the Italian Embassy in Washington, will be centred on pieces by Puccini, Respighi, Rossini and Verdi. Piccola Ouverture all’Italiana, commissioned by the Compagnia per la Musica, is the only contemporary piece to be featured in the concert.