Two different programs with two conductors for the Cycle of Mozart concerts by the Maggio Musicale Fiorentino in the White Room of Pitti Palace, for a total of concerts starting at 5pm from the 24th to the 31st of January, except for the 29th.
Indeed, on the 24th, 26th, 28th and 31st, directed by Federico Maria Sardelli, the renowned orchestra will play music by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart, Franz Joseph Haydn and Ludwig van Beethoven, while on the 25th, 27th and 30th Alvise Maria Casellati will direct 3 concerts with music by Haydn, Samuel Barber and Dmitrij Šostakovič in commemoration of the International Holocaust Remembrance Day. These 3 concerts are dedicated to the Liliana Segre, a Nazi concentration camp survivor who has just been appointed life senator by the President of the Italian Republic.
January 24, 26, 28 and 31, 2018 at 5pm
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart, Sinfonia in sol maggiore K.129
Franz Joseph Haydn, Sinfonia in re maggiore Hob.I: 96 Il Miracolo
Ludwig van Beethoven, Sinfonia n. 1 in do maggiore op. 21
Federico Maria Sardelli, conductor
January 25, 27 and 30, 2018 at 5pm
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart, Adagio e Fuga in do minore K. 546 per orchestra d’archi
Franz Joseph Haydn, Sinfonia in fa minore Hob.I: 49 La Passione
Samuel Barber, Adagio per archi
Dmitrij Šostakovič, Sinfonia da camera op. 110a per archi. Arrangement by Rudolf Barshai dal “Quartetto n.8 in do minore per archi op.110”
Alvise Maria Casellati, conductor