Second balcony concert

31 July 2019

On Friday 2nd July at 9 p.m. the second of the fourth 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, 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 pupils of the Accademia Rossiniana “Alberto Zedda”, a study seminar on modern belcanto interpretation held from 8th to 22th July at the Teatro Sperimentale.

The singers will be the baritone Diego Savini and the bass Kyeongwook Jang , accompanied at the piano by Rubén Sánchez Viejo. Diego Savini will sing Taddeo’s Aria “Ho un gran peso sulla testa” from L'Italiana in Algeri; Kyeongwook Jang will perform Basilio's Aria “La calunnia è un venticello” from Il barbiere di Siviglia; the concert will end with the duet Dandini-Don Magnifico “Un segreto d’importanza” from La Cenerentola.

The singers will also take part in Il viaggio a Reims, which will be staged on Sunday 18th July and Tuesday 20th August at 11.00 a.m. at the Teatro Rossini. The next Concerts will be on Wednesday 15th August and Sunday 18th August at 7 p.m.