"Puccini. Scherzo. Unknown score for symphony orchestra". First performance in Russia. Conductor Fabio Mastrangelo The orchestra of the theatre "Music Hall" "Northern Symphonietta"

Public event flow / Music

15.12.2015 17:00-18:20

Moika river emb., 94, Yusupov Palace


Within the section "Music" theater "Music Hall" presents the concert "Puccini. Scherzo. Unknown score for symphony orchestra. "


Recently, Germany has been found previously unknown works of the outstanding Italian composer Giacomo Puccini's "Scherzo". The product was transferred to the Classic Center for Creativity Giacomo Puccini in Italy. Artistic Director of the St. Petersburg theater "Music Hall" Fabio Mastrangelo has held talks with the Centre and received the right to the first performance of "Scherzo" in Russia under his leadership.

That this work will form the basis of the concert "Puccini. Scherzo. Unknown score for symphony orchestra. 

Unknown scherzo will be presented by the orchestra of the Theatre "Music Hall" "Northern Sinfonietta" under the baton of Fabio Mastrangelo.
The concert also will feature other works by Puccini - little-known symphonic works, Intermezzo from the opera "Manon Lescaut," the Aryans
from the opera "Turandot" and "Gianni Schicchi".


Special guests of the project director of the Center for the Study of creativity Giacomo Puccini Madame Gabriella Biagi Ravenna and the main expert on the works of Puccini, Mr. Dieter Shikling tell almost a detective story about how in Europe was discovered a previously unknown work by Giacomo Puccini. Also at the premiere in Russia invited the composer's granddaughter, Mrs. Simonetta Puccini.

Creative famous Italian composer Giacomo Puccini is the most valuable achievement of world culture. His works are widely known throughout the world. Execution of the previously unknown works of the greatest Italian composer, whose legacy is well-known musicians and researchers around the world will be a significant event of the Forum and will attract a large audience's attention, musicologists, cultural communities and the media.