19th International Brass Festival Italian Brass Week

9 Luglio

Italian Brass Week 2017 Opening Concert

Italian Brass Week 2017 Opening Concert

Sunday 9 July


Palazzo Pitti, Ammannati Courtyard – Piazza Pitti


Inaugural Concert of the XVIII “Italian Brass Week” International Festival

* in collaboration with OF - Opera di Firenze Maggio Musicale Fiorentino

The Cortile dell'Ammannati in Palazzo Pitti will be the ideal stage to exhibit the Ottoni del Maggio Musicale Fiorentino, a dynamic and versatile group with leading members of the international music scene, to perform a program that spans from the Baroque to the Contemporary. Guest International Soloists of the festival will gather together with the Ottoni del Maggio for an evening among friends. With: Sergej Nakariakov, Otto Sauter, Francisco “Pacho” Flores, Rex Richardson – trumpets – , Luca Benucci and Frank Lloyd – horn – , Jamie Williams and Jonathan Reith – trombones – , Steve Rosse and Roland Szentpali – tubas – .

Music by: G. F. Handel, J. S. Bach, W. A. Mozart, J. B. Arban, A. Piazzolla, H. Carmichael, A. Vizzutti

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