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Insula Presents

The Italians in Paris

ÎLOT LA FRANCE ET L’ITALIE :

The Italians in Paris

2h without interval

program

Saverio Mercadante
Sinfonia su motivi dello Stabat Mater di Rossini
Gioacchino Rossini
Pianto di Armonia sulla morte di Orfeo
Luigi Cherubini
Requiem en ut mineur

 
19th century Italians were regular visitors to Paris, a city they visited in search of glory and inspiration. A stay that paid handsome dividends for Rossini, who in turn invited his compatriot, Mercadante. The latter composed his Sinfonia su motivi dello Stabat Mater di Rossini. As for Cherubini, a large part of his career was spent in the French capital where, in 1816, the year in which he also composed his C minor Requiem in memory of Louis XVI, he notably became superintendent of the chapel of Louis XVIII. The exuberant conductor Leonardo García Alarcón and tenor Maxim Mironov, both connoisseurs of this repertory, celebrate the Franco-Italian connection.

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#Starting-block le 13 janvier 2018 à 19h30 | 30min

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Entrée Libre

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Jan
13 January 2018 - 20h30
La Seine Musicale (from 10 to 45€)
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