Third “Concerto dal balcone di Casa Rossini”

1 August 2018
On Friday 3rd August at 9.30 p.m. the third of the four gatherings in the new cycle of Concerti dal balcone [balcony concerts] 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 2nd to 16th July at Sperimentale Theatre in Pesaro. The singers in this performance will be the soprano Claudia Muschio, the tenor Anatoliy Pogrebnyy and the bariton Petr Sokolov, accompanied at the pianoforte by Rubén Sánchez-Vieco. Anatoliy Pogrebnyy will sing the Cavatina del Conte “Ecco, ridente in cielo” from Il barbiere di Siviglia ; Claudia Muschio la Cavatina di Rosina “Una voce poco fa” , from Barbiere; while Petr Sokolov will offer the Aria of Taddeo “Ho un gran peso sulla testa” from L’Italiana in Algeri.