The second of the Incontri

5 August 2016

The second of the Incontri [lecture-meetings] during the Rossini Opera Festival in collaboration with musicologists from the Fondazione Rossini will take place on Monday 8th August at 11.00 a.m. in the Sala della Repubblica of the Teatro Rossini. The conversation, held by Damien Colas, will introduce listeners to Il Turco in Italia, an opera that will be staged at the Adriatic Arena beginning on Tuesday 9th August, the second opera on the bill of the XXXVII Rossini Opera Festival.

Two further Incontri are planned, again in the Sala della Repubblica of the Teatro Rossini: on Tuesday 9th August at 5.00 p.m. Gioachino racconta Rossini [Gioachino tells us all about Rossini] with Sergio Ragni; and on Wednesday 10th August at 11.00 a.m. Domenico Barbaja. L’impresario e l’uomo with Philip Eisenbeiss.