Previous editions


27 November 2023

The appointment with the Christmas Concert is back, wanted and organized by the Opera della Primaziale Pisana with the contribution of the Pisa Foundation and the Ministry of Culture and which has reached its 18th edition this year. On the program is the Magnificat for mezzo-soprano, choir and orchestra by the contemporary English composer John […]

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24 November 2022

This year the Christmas concert is a tribute to the Pisan composer Giovan Carlo Maria Clari. Son of an artist, protected in his youth by the same Grand Prince Ferdinando di Toscana who supported Alessandro Scarlatti and encouraged the first steps of Georg Friedrich Händel, from 1724 to his death the composer was at the […]

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29 November 2021

The usual appointment with the Christmas concert is back in the Cathedral of Pisa, wanted and organised by the Opera della Primaziale Pisana, with the contribution of the Fondazione Pisa. Friday 17 December at 9 pm, a program that offers two instrumental pieces Sinfonia in B minor “Al Santo Sepolcro”, RV 169 for strings and […]

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2 December 2019

Serena Bozzo Soprano Margherita Maria Sala Mezzo-soprano Salvatore De Benedetto Tenor Piermarco Viñas Bass Cappella Musicale della Cattedrale di Pisa Orchestra da Camera di Mantova Coro di voci bianche Bonamici Angelica Ditaranto Choirmaster Riccardo Donati Conductor Joseph Haydn (1732-1809) Mass in B flat major ‘Theresienmesse’, Hob:XXII:12 for solo voices, choir and orchestra Anonymus author, Nenia […]

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29 November 2018

Elisabetta Lombardo soprano Jennifer Schittino soprano Sara Bacchelli alto Matteo Michi tenor Cappella Musicale della Cattedrale di Pisa Orchestra Senzaspine Coro di voci bianche Bonamici di Pisa Angelica Ditaranto choirmaster Riccardo Donati conductor Antonio Vivaldi (1678-1741) Magnificat RV610 for solo voices, choir and orchestra Gloria in D major RV589 for solo voices, choir and orchestra Anonimo, […]

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26 November 2017

The divine of Mozart is such a purity that an entire age could only see it in the light of a false ideal. The more man is bigger, the more apparent this dualism appears, the stronger the fight between the two opposing forces and the more wonderful becomes the conciliation, the brighter the harmony, the resolution of dissonance in the agreement. Alfred Einsten, W.A. Mozart, His Character, His Work, Oxford University Press, 1962

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10 November 2016

«Dear Lord, here it is finished, this poor little mass. Have I just written sacred music, or rather, sacrilegious music? I was born for opera buffa, as you well know. Not much technique, a little bit of heart, that’s all. Blessings to you and grant me Paradise.»(Gioachino Rossini, Passy, 1863) La Petite Messe Solennelle is […]

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Christmas Concert 2015

19 December 2015

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Christmas Concert 2014

16 December 2014

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Christmas Concert 2013

16 December 2013

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Christmas Concert 2012

16 December 2012

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Christmas Concert 2011

16 December 2011

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Christmas Concert 2010

17 December 2010

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Christmas Concert 2009

18 February 2009

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Christmas Concert 2008

16 December 2008

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Christmas Concert 2007

16 December 2007

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Christmas Concert 2006

16 December 2006

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Christmas Concert 2005

16 December 2005

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