XXXIV International Organ Music Festival at the Sanctuary of La Verna

25.08.2021 21:20 - 21:20
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The FIMO International Organ Music Festival is a musical event that takes place annually at the Sanctuary of La Verna. Now in its 34th edition, it offers a concert with free admission every Wednesday evening starting at 21.20. The artists perform in the monumental organ set up in the Basilica of the Sanctuary of La Verna, one of the largest organs in Italy, which has 5,700 pipes and 90 registers, built in 1926 by the Tamburini company of Crema.

The appointment with the International Organ Music Festival returns at the Sanctuary of La Verna, and 2021 marks the 34th edition of the event. The program sees seven appointments divided between July and August. There will be the opportunity to listen to performers who have already been guests in past editions (such as Mario Ciferri and Alessandro Bianchi) as well as artists who for the first time will be protagonists at the Sanctuary: Matteo Venturini, the Spanish Esther Caudevilla and the Dutch Hans Leenders .
The theme that this year sees as the leitmotif in the preparation of individual concert programs, in agreement with the Guardian of La Verna fra Francesco Brasa, is that of “hope”. Wednesday 28 July special evening with the production of the Vocal Ensemble Vox Cordis co-produced with the “Guido d’Arezzo” Foundation where soprano Elena Pasquini, the Insieme Vocale Vox Cordis choir conducted by Lorenzo Donati with the accompaniment to the organ by Eugenio Maria Fagiani.

Program:
July 14 at 21.20
Organist: Eugenio Maria Fagiani

21 July at 21.20
Organist: Alessandro Bianchi

28 July at 21.20
Soprano: Elisa Pasquini
Bass: Roberto Locci
Chorus: Vox Cordis Vocal Ensemble
Director: Lorenzo Donati
Organist: Eugenio Maria Fagiani

4 August at 21.20
Organist: Matteo Venturini

11 August at 21.20
Organist: Esther Caudevilla (Spain)

18 August at 21.20
Organist: Mario Ciferri

25 August at 21.20
Organist: Hans Leenders

Information
All concerts are free
Reservation required by 4.00 pm on the day of the concert
Tel. +39 0575.599650
information.chiusiverna@casentino.toscana.it

XXXIV International Organ Music Festival at the Sanctuary of La Verna

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