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150 Rossini

150th anniversary of Gioachino Rossini’s death

From: 9/01/2018 - To: 11/12/2018

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Date of last update: 02/01/2019, 09:14

On the 150th anniversary of Gioachino Rossini’s death, Bologna - the city that adopted the great master - celebrates his life and music. Concerts, events, guided tours and other initiatives are promoted by the Giovan Battista Martini Conservatory of Music, in cooperation with the city’s main cultural institutions.

Among the manifald events the programme also includes: on 24th May, the orchestra and choir of Teatro Comunale di Bologna will perform Rossini’s Stabat Mater under the direction of Michele Mariotti in the Stabat Mater room at the Archiginnasio; on Saturday 26th May, the 22nd edition of the Gran Ballo dell’Unità d’Italia, featuring 120 dancers in historic costumes performing waltzes, quadrilles, mazurkas and polkas according to 19thcentury choreographies and dance traditions in a setting dedicated to Rossini’s life.

Look at all the events scheduled for ROSSINI 150 Bologna on the website agenda.comune.bologna.it

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as specified in the programme

  • From: 9/01/2018
  • To: 11/12/2018

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