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The Festival 'Il Belcanto rediscovered' closes with a concert dedicated to the Marche operas
In Montemarciano (Ancona) rarity of Spontini, Vaccaj, Lauro Rossi, Balducci, Nini, Persiani

Symphony Orchestra G. Rossini Presents

"The Belcanto rediscovered national festival #022"
It ends on Saturday September 10, 2022 (9 pm) to Vittorio Alfieri Municipal Theater of Montemarciano (Ancona) the first edition of The Belcanto rediscovered festival, focused on the rediscovery of forgotten music by Italian composers active in the first half of the nineteenth century.

A precious opportunity to listen to unknown musical gems of opera performers marchigiani of the golden period of Belcanto, from the rarities of more famous authors such as Gaspare Spontini, Nicola Vaccaj is Lauro Rossi, to the pieces of forgotten composers such as Giuseppe Balducci, Alessandro Nini or Giuseppe Persiani.

Three young singers on the rise, the soprano Annya Pinto, the tenor Dave Monaco and the baritone Ramiro Maturana, chosen for this and other concerts by the Superintendent of the Rossini Opera Festival, Maestro Ernesto Palacio; will accompany them on the piano Claudia Foresi.

The evening's program includes an aria from Bianca Turenga of jesino Giuseppe Balducci, a trio from the opera Odalisa of Alexander Nini, composer born in Fano, pieces fromEufemio da Messina of Recanatese Giuseppe Persiani, while of Lauro Rossi, dedicatee of the theater of Macerata, his hometown, will be performed excerpts from The black domino is The counterfeit money; from Gaspare Spontini, composer born and died in Maiolati, you will be able to hear an aria in the Neapolitan dialect from The escape in mask, to close with a piece from Marco Visconti of Nicola Vaccaj, originally from Tolentino.

* (Above, the protagonists of the concert, photo © Luigi Angelucci, below the Municipal Theater of Montemarciano, photo © Franco Zampetti)


The festival The rediscovered Belcanto since last August 23 he has staged a farce, five concert productions, two musical conferences, for a total of eleven appointments in six suggestive places between Pesaro, Fano, Urbino, Arcevia and Montemarciano: theaters, squares, cloisters and deconsecrated churches have seen the rediscovery of forgotten music by twenty-three composers, active in the period between 1800 and 1850, contemporaries of Gioachino Rossini.
The Festival 'Il Belcanto rediscovered' closes with a concert dedicated to the Marche operas


Annya Pinto, soprano
Dave Monaco, tenor
Ramiro Maturana, baritone
Claudia Foresi, piano


The Belcanto of the Marche region

Music by Giuseppe Balducci, Alessandro Nini, Giuseppe Persiani, Lauro Rossi, Gaspare Spontini, Nicola Vaccaj

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