Concerts in Milano

All concerts are preceded by brief introductions by:
Gaia Varon
Luigi Marzola
Enrico Correggia

Tuesday
04
September
2018

Teatro alla Scala / at

RUSSIAN BALLETS

Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
Marin Alsop, conductor
Sergej Krylov, violin
Music by Schumann/Borisova-Ollas, Pëtr Il’ič Čajkovskij, Igor Stravinsky
Assigned seating € 25, € 30

Wednesday
05
September
2018

Teatro Dal Verme / at

ROMANTIC DANCES

Camerata RCO
Musicians from the Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra

Music by Johannes Brahms e di Ralph Vaughan Williams
Assigned seating € 5

UNEXPECTED MELODIES

Ilya Gringolts, violin
Peter Laul, piano
Music by Igor Stravinsky, Ludwig van Beethoven
Assigned seating € 15
Spazio Teatro 89 / at

SUSPENDED MUSIC

La Mole Armonica
Ensemble of the Rai National Symphony Orchestra

Music by Georg Philipp Telemann
Admission € 3

Thursday
06
September
2018

THREE MINUETS AT A FEAST

Trio Boccherini
Music by Per Nørgård, Luigi Boccherini, Franz Schubert, Ludwig van Beethoven
Assigned seating € 5

BODY AND SOUL

The Neojiba Orchestra Youth Orchestra of Bahia
Ricardo Castro
, conductor
Martha Argerich, piano
Music by Robert Schumann, Leonard Bernstein, Wellington Gomes, George Gershwin, Arturo Márquez
Assigned seating € 25, € 30

DANCE AMBIANCES

The laVerdi Soloists
Luca Santaniello, violin
Carlotta Nicole Lusa, piano
Music by Erich Wolfgang Korngold, Leonard Bernstein, John Williams, George Gershwin / Jascha Heifetz
Assigned seating € 3

Friday
07
September
2018

Teatro Filodrammatici / at

FOLK-BAROQUE

Brú
INVITATION TO DANCE/IRELAND and SCOTLAND/POLAND and the NORDIC COUNTRIES
Assigned seating € 5
Teatro Edi / at

DANCING IN THE MIDDLE AGES

Ensemble di musica medioevale della Civica
Scuola di Musica Claudio Abbado of Milan
Claudia Caffagni
, conductor, vocals and lute
Dances and ballades by anonymous composers from the 13th to the 15th centuries, Raimbaut de Vaqueiras and Francesco Landini
Admission € 3

KRONOS

Kronos Quartet
Music by Islam Chipsy, Dan Becker, Fodé Lassana Diabaté, Laurie Anderson, Michael Gordon, Konono N°1, Abel Meeropol, Terry Riley, Omar Souleyman, Pete Townshend, George Gershwin, Steve Reich
Assigned seating € 15

Saturday
08
September
2018

Ensemble Vocale Calycanthus di Parabiago
Pietro Ferrario
, conductor
Free Admission

Coro Femminile Enjoy
Raffaele Cifani
, conductor
Free Admission

Coro Giovanile Regionale del Friuli Venezia Giulia
Petra Grassi
, conductor
Free Admission

Coro Giovanile Italiano
Luigi Marzola and Carlo Pavese
, conductors
Free Admission

Coro Dalakopen di Legnano
Matteo Magistrali
, conductor
Free Admission

Coro Giovanile Toscano
Benedetta Nofri
, conductor
Free Admission

CHOIR DAY

Ensemble Vocale Calycanthus di Parabiago
Pietro Ferrario
, conductor
Free Admission

CHOIR DAY

Coro Femminile Enjoy di Ceriano Laghetto
Raffaele Cifani
, conductor

Coro Giovanile Regionale del Friuli Venezia Giulia
Petra Grassi
, conductor
Free Admission

CHOIR DAY

Coro Giovanile Italiano
Luigi Marzola and Carlo Pavese
, conductors
Free Admission

CHOIR DAY

Coro Dalakopen di Legnano
Matteo Magistrali
, conductor

Coro Giovanile Toscano
Benedetta Nofri
, conductor
Free Admission

CHOIR DAY

Coro Anthem di Monza
Paola Versetti
, conductor
Angela Carta, flute
Luca Braga, violin
Lorenzo Zandonella
Callegher
, piano
Free Admission
Certosa di Garegnano / at

Coro da Camera Sine Nomine Città di Varese
Giuseppe Reggiori
, conductor
Free Admission
Certosa di Garegnano / at

Coro Musicanova di Roma
Fabrizio Barchi
, conductor
Free Admission

Coro Nuova Armonia di San
Bernardino di Chiari
Maurizio Emilio Ramera
, conductor
Andrea Goffi, piano
Assigned seating € 3

Coro Calicantus di Locarno
Mario Fontana
, conductor
Simona Crociani, piano
Assigned seating € 3
MTM Teatro Leonardo / at

Società Corale Euridice di Bologna
Pier Paolo Scattolin
, conductor


Ensemble strumenti antichi Circe di Bologna
Assigned seating € 3
Spazio Teatro 89 / at

Coro Giovanile Piemontese
Loreta Pinna
, conductor
Admission € 3
Teatro Edi / at

Gruppo Vocale Terzo Suono
di Rivolta d’Adda
Giovanni Casanova
, conductor
Assigned seating € 3
Teatro Edi / at

Ensemble Libercantus
di Perugia
Vladimiro Vagnetti
, conductor
Assigned seating € 3
Certosa di Garegnano / at

CHOIR DAY

Coro da Camera Sine Nomine Città di Varese
Giuseppe Reggiori
, conductor

Coro Musicanova di Roma
Fabrizio Barchi
, conductor
Free Admission

CHOIR DAY

Coro Nuova Armonia di San
Bernardino di Chiari
Maurizio Emilio Ramera
, conductor
Andrea Goffi, piano

Coro Calicantus di Locarno
Mario Fontana
, conductor
Simona Crociani, piano
Assigned seating € 3
MTM Teatro Leonardo / at

CHOIR DAY

Società Corale Euridice di Bologna
Pier Paolo Scattolin
, conductor

Ensemble strumenti antichi Circe di Bologna
Assigned seating € 3
Spazio Teatro 89 / at

CHOIR DAY

Coro Giovanile Piemontese
Loreta Pinna
, conductor
Admission € 3
Teatro Edi / at

CHOIR DAY

Gruppo Vocale Terzo Suono
di Rivolta d’Adda
Giovanni Casanova
, conductor

Ensemble Libercantus
di Perugia
Vladimiro Vagnetti
, conductor
Assigned seating € 3

MITO OPEN SINGING

Grand finale of CHOIR DAY! Join the singers from our choral groups and follow the on-stage guide and a conductor specialized in working with audiences. The program features songs from the MITO OPEN SINGING tradition, as well as some all-time classics and a few unexpected treats.
Participants will receive a free copy of the scores.
Coro Giovanile Italiano
Gary Graden
, conductor
Loris Di Leo, piano
Assigned seating 3 €

Sunday
09
September
2018

Chiesa di San Marco / at

ZELENKA’S INVENTIONS

laBarocca
Ruben Jais, conductor

Ensemble Vocale laBarocca
Gianluca Capuano, conductor
Carlotta Colombo, soprano
Filippo Mineccia, alto
Cyril Auvity, tenore
Lukas Zeman, baritono Jan Zelenka
Missa Omnium Sanctorum ZWV 21
Free Admission

BETWEEN ORATORIO AND MASQUE

Coro e Orchestra dell'Accademia del Santo Spirito
Robert King
, conductor
Pietro Mussino, choirmaster
Georg Friederich Händel
Esther, masque for soloists, choir and orchestra HWV 50a
Free Admission
Teatro Bruno Munari / at

DRUMBLEBEE

Four percussionist-explorers attempt to take the moon out of the sky, giving rise to a show that magically blends light and music. With performances of pieces by the likes of Steve Reich and Goran Bregović, an incredible Bolero and a surprising Flight of the Bumblebee.

Quatuor Beat
For children ages 6 and up
Running time: 50 minutes
Assigned seating € 5
Teatro Bruno Munari / at

DRUMBLEBEE

Four percussionist-explorers attempt to take the moon out of the sky, giving rise to a show that magically blends light and music. With performances of pieces by the likes of Steve Reich and Goran Bregović, an incredible Bolero and a surprising Flight of the Bumblebee.

Quatuor Beat
For children ages 6 and up
Running time: 50 minutes
Assigned seating € 5
Spazio Teatro 89 / at

SUMMER

Quintetto di fiati dei Pomeriggi Musicali
Music by Gÿorgy Ligeti, Samuel Barber, Pëtr Il’ič Čajkovskij, Carl Nielsen
Posto unico numerato 3 €

TANGO

Orchestra Sinfonica di Milano Giuseppe Verdi
Giuseppe Grazioli, conductor
Fabio Armiliato, tenor
Davide Vendramin, bandoneón
Music by Igor Stravinsky, Carlos Gardel, Mariano Mores, Astor Piazzolla
Assigned seating € 20

Monday
10
September
2018

HUNGARIAN DANCES

Nils Mönkemeyer, viola
William Youn, piano
Music by Johannes Brahms
Assigned seating € 5
MTM Teatro Leonardo / at

THE HUNT

I Regi Corni
Artisti del Teatro Regio

Music by Johann Sebastian Bach, Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart, Gioachino Rossini, Carl Maria von Weber, Richard Wagner, Thelonious Monk, Henry Mancini, Anton Bruckner
Assigned seating € 3

SPANISH DANCES

Xavier de Maistre, harp
Lucero Tena, castanets
Music by Mateo Antonio Pérez de Albéniz, Jesús Guridi, Isaac Albéniz, Antonio Soler, Richard Dubugnon, Enrique Granados, Francisco Tárrega, Manuel de Falla
Assigned seating € 15

Tuesday
11
September
2018

MTM Teatro Litta / at

14th-CENTURY DANCES

La fonte musica
Michele Pasotti,
conductor and lute
Music by Antonio Zacara da Teramo, Johannes Ciconia, Guillaume de Machaut, Paolo da Firenze, Antonello da Caserta / Matteo da Perugia, Robertsbridge Codex, Bartolino da Padova, Antonello da Caserta
Assigned seating € 5

MASS FOR THE DUKE OF MILAN

Odhecaton
in conjunction with
laReverdie
Ensemble Pian & Forte
La Pifarescha
Gabriele Cassone
, trumpet
Liuwe Tamminga, organ
Paolo Da Col, conductor
Music by Loyset Compère, Heinrich Lübeck, Gaspar van Weerbeke, Alexander Agricola, Johannes Martini, anonimo secolo XVI, Cesare Bendinelli
Free Admission
Certosa di Garegnano / at

LES CARACTERES DE LA DANSE

Vittorio Ghielmi, viola da gamba
Florian Birsak, clavicembalo
Music by Marin Marais, Jean-Henri d`Anglebert, Jean-Baptiste Lully, Marin Marais, Jean-Philippe Rameau, Antoine Forqueray “Le Diable”
Free Admission

Wednesday
12
September
2018

Teatro Filodrammatici / at

ELVES

Severin von Eckardstein, piano
Music by Leóš Janáček, Claude Debussy, Nikolaj Medtner, Frederic Rzewski, Robert Schumann, Richard Wagner / Moritz Moszkowski
Assigned seating € 5
Teatro Dal Verme / at

ETOILES

Orchestra Filarmonica di Torino
Giampaolo Pretto
, conductor
Chloë Hanslip, violin
Music by Guillaume Connesson, Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart, Henri Duparc, Franz Schubert
Assigned seating € 20

20th CENTURY

Martina Gallo, violin
Andrea Albano, clarinet
Matteo Catalano, piano
Music by Igor Stravinsky, Darius Milhaud, Dmitrij Šostakovič, Aram Khačaturjan
Assigned seating € 3

Thursday
13
September
2018

Teatro Dal Verme / at

AMERICAN FLIRTATIONS

Orchestra I Pomeriggi Musicali
Alessandro Cadario
, conductor
Zee Zee, piano
Music by Michael Daugherty, Maurice Ravel, Francis Poulenc, George Gershwin
Assigned seating € 5
Spazio Teatro 89 / at

QUARTETS A-LEAPIN’

The Guadagnini Quartet
Music by Franz Joseph Haydn, Hugo Wolf, Edvard Grieg
Admission € 3
Teatro Fontana / at

SPACING OUT

Evelyn Glennie, percussion
Philip Smith, piano
Music by Antonio Vivaldi, Evelyn Glennie / Philip Sheppard, James Keane, Keiko Abe, James Tenney, Nebojša Jovan Živković
Assigned seating € 15

Friday
14
September
2018

PERPETUUM MOBILE

Aart Bergwerff, organ
MARCH/SARABANDE/JIG/MODERN DANCE/PASSACAGLIA/SPIRITUAL DANCE/PASSACAGLIA
Free Admission

DANCES, RICERCARI AND CANZONETTE

Quartetto di Liuti da Milano
Emilio Bezzi, Renato Cadel,
Elisa e Giulia La Marca, lutes
Assigned seating € 3
Teatro Dal Verme / at

PASSIONS

Orchestra del Teatro Regio di Torino
Vasily Petrenko
, conductor
Elisso Virsaladze, piano
Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky / Concerto no. 1 in B-flat minor for piano and orchestra op. 23
Sergei Prokofiev / Suite from Romeo and Juliet
Assigned seating € 20

Saturday
15
September
2018

Teatro Bruno Munari / at

BAREFOOT JOURNEY

Barefoot Journey begins with the courage of children. Without shields or shoes, they run, dance and play – all practice for their future as adults. And they’re surrounded by music.


Music by Johann Sebastian Bach, György Ligeti, Béla Bartók, Aram Khačaturjan, Chick Corea, Daniele Longo, Mario Marzi and popular repertoires of various origins
For children ages 4 and up
Running Time: 50 minutes
Assigned seating € 5

CHOREOGRAPHY OF THE SOUL

Atalanta Fugiens
Vanni Moretto
, conductor
Music by Georg Philipp Telemann, Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart, Giovanni Battista Serini, Jan Krtitel Vanhal, Melchiorre Chiesa, Giovanni Battista Sammartini, Franz Joseph Haydn, Nicola Antonio Zingarelli
Assigned seating € 5
Teatro Bruno Munari / at

BAREFOOT JOURNEY

Barefoot Journey begins with the courage of children. Without shields or shoes, they run, dance and play – all practice for their future as adults. And they’re surrounded by music.


Music by Johann Sebastian Bach, György Ligeti, Béla Bartók, Aram Khačaturjan, Chick Corea, Daniele Longo, Mario Marzi and folk music of various origins
For children ages 4 and up
Running Time: 50 minutes
Assigned seating € 5
Teatro alla Scala / at

EXPLOSIONS

Orchestra dell’Accademia Teatro alla Scala
Vladimir Fedoseyev
, conductor
Miriam Prandi, cello
Music by Dmitrij Šostakovič, Pëtr Il’ič Čajkovskij, Sergej Rachmaninov
Assigned seating € 20
Spazio Teatro 89 / at

SYNCOPATION

Antonio Ballista, piano
Music by François Couperin, Ludwig van Beethoven, Scott Joplin, James Scott, Lionel Hampton, Artie Mattews, Jelly Roll Morton, Claude Debussy, George Gershwin, Darius Milhaud, Igor Stravinsky, Paul Hindemith, Maurice Ravel, Aaron Copland
Admission € 3

Sunday
16
September
2018

LA MESSA DEL GRANDUCA

Collegium vocale et instrumentale
Nova Ars Cantandi
Andrea Arrivabene
, altus
Gianluca Ferrarini, tenor
Walter Testolin, bassus
Ivana Valotti, organ
Giovanni Acciai, conductor
Music by Tarquinio Merula, Giovanni Legrenzi and tracks from the Davidica Harp. Psalms and concerted Mass, opus XVI, 1640 and from Harmonia of Devout Affects, opus III, 1655
The mass will be celebrated
by Father René Manenti
Teatro Bruno Munari / at

I LOVE YOU TOSCA

This opera by Puccini is reinterpreted to the delight of children and adults alike. A passionate tale of love and death that introduces a masterpiece of Italian melodrama to young listeners.

Project and realization
Kinkaleri
For listeners ages 7 and up
Running Time: 50 minutes
Assigned seating € 5
Chiesa di San Marco / at

MAGNIFICAT

Academia Montis Regalis
Alessandro De Marchi
, conductor
Coro Maghini
Claudio Chiavazza
, choirmaster
Hanna Bayodi-Hirt, soprano
Alessandro Giangrande, countertenor
Massimo Lombardi, tenor
Antonio Abete, bass
Music by Antonio Caldara
Free Admission
Teatro Bruno Munari / at

I LOVE YOU TOSCA

This opera by Puccini is reinterpreted to the delight of children and adults alike. A passionate tale of love and death that introduces a masterpiece of Italian melodrama to young listeners.

Project and realization
Kinkaleri
For listeners ages 7 and up
Running Time: 50 minutes
Assigned seating € 5

APOTHEOSIS

Filarmonica della Scala
Myung-Whun Chung
, conductor
Seong-Jin Cho, piano
Ludwig van Beethoven
Concerto No. 3 in C Minor for Piano and Orchestra op. 37
Symphony no. 7 in A major Op. 92
Assigned seating € 25, € 30
MTM Teatro Leonardo / at

BALANCE

Zee Zee, piano
Music by Johann Sebastian Bach, Robert Schumann,
Fryderyk Chopin, Franz Liszt
Assigned seating € 3

Monday
17
September
2018

Teatro Dal Verme / at

UP-AND-COMING TALENT

Orchestra degli allievi dei
Conservatori di Milano e di Torino
Francesco Cilluffo
, conductor
Music by Jean-Philippe Rameau, Maurice Ravel, Alfredo Casella, Gabriel Fauré
Assigned seating € 5
Teatro Elfo Puccini / at

BACH PROJECT

MILANoLTRE
Aterballetto

SARABANDE
Choreography and scenery by Jiří Kylián
Music by Johann Sebastian Bach
Soundscape implementation Dick Schuttel


DOMUS AUREA
Choreography by Diego Tortelli
Music by Johann Sebastian Bach
Transcribed by Giorgio Colombo Taccani

Performed live by
Ensemble Sentieri selvaggi
WORLD PREMIERE
Assigned seating € 20
Reduced prices € 17 / Under 35 € 12

BREAK DANCE

Gli Archi dell’Orchestra Filarmonica di Torino
Sergio Lamberto
, conductor
Music by Antonio Vivaldi, John Adams, Aaron Copland, Samuel Barber, Karel Komzák, Leo Hurley, Peter Warlok, Béla Bartók
Assigned seating € 3

Tuesday
18
September
2018

FRENCH DANCES

Orchestra dell’Università degli Studi di Milano
Alessandro Crudele
, conductor
Isabelle Moretti, harp
Music by Claude Debussy, Erik Satie, Pascal Zavaro
Free Admission

GYPSY BAROQUE

Il Suonar Parlante Orchestra
Vittorio Ghielmi
, viola da gamba and conductor
Music by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart, Georg Philipp Telemann, Johann Philipp Kirnberger, Antonio Vivaldi, János Bihari, Jiří Antonín Benda, Stano Palúch, Vittorio Ghielmi, Graciela Gibelli
Assigned seating € 15

TUVA

Quartetto Echos
Music by Leóš Janáček, Christian Mason, Maurice Ravel
Free Admission

Wednesday
19
September
2018

MTM Teatro Litta / at

DANCING VOICES

Marcella Orsatti Talamanca, soprano
Alessandra Visentin, alto
Mirko Guadagnini, tenor
Sergio Foresti, bass
Davide Cabassi, Tatiana Larionova, piano four hands
Johannes Brahms and Wolfgang Rihm's Walzer
Assigned seating € 5
Teatro Dal Verme / at

OTHER DANCES

The Rai National Symphony Orchestra
Stanislav Kochanovsky
, conductor
Enrico Dindo, cello Osvaldo Golijov / Azul, for cello and orchestra
Johannes Brahms / Symphony no. 4 in E minor Op. 98
Assigned seating € 20
Teatro Edi / at

ITALIAN DANCES

The Solinghi Academy
Rita Peiretti
, maestro at the harpsichord
Music by Giorgio Mainerio, Gasparo Zannetti, Adriano Banchieri, Biagio Marini, Tarquinio Merula, Marco Uccellini, Andrea Falconieri
Assigned seating € 3