On Monday 12th August at 19 p.m. the second of the four gatherings in the new cycle of Concerti dal balcone will take place, organized by the Pesaro Town Council’s Assessorato alla Bellezza and by the Rossini Opera Festival after an idea by Marco Mencoboni, in collaboration with Sistema Museo, Amat and the Fondazione Rossini. The balcony of the composer’s birthplace will be the scene of vocal performances by some of the best pupils of the Accademia Rossiniana “Alberto Zedda”, a study seminar on modern belcanto interpretation which was held from 8nd to 22th July at the Teatro Sperimentale. The singers of the second night will be the baritono Diego Savini, the basso Kyeongwook Jang, accompanied at the piano by Rubén Sánchez-Vieco. Diego Savini will sing Taddeo’s aria “Ho un gran peso sulla testa” from Italiana in Algeri, Kyeongwook Jang will sing Basilio's aria “La calunnia è un venticello” from Barbiere di Siviglia, while the duet Dandini-Don Magnifico “Un segreto d’importanza”, from Cenerentola, will close the evening.
The young singers will also take part in Il viaggio a Reims, staged at ROF 2019 on the 18th and 20th of August at 11 am at Teatro Rossini. Meanwhile the meetings with Concerti dal Balcone continues on Thursday, 15th August at 7pm; Sunday 18th August at 7pm.