Festival 2018

A Bergamo la rassegna internazionale
dedicata al grande compositore.

IL FESTIVAL

From November 20th to December 2nd 2018

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Teatro Sociale
Thursday 22 november – 20.30

Concerto inaugurale

Music by Gioachino Rossini and Gaetano Donizetti


Teatro Sociale
Friday 23 november – 20.30
Sunday 25 november – 15.30
Saturday 1 december – 20.30

Enrico di Borgogna

Melodramma per musica by Bartolomeo Merelli
Musica di Gaetano Donizetti

World Premier: Venice, Teatro Vendramin San Luca, November 14, 1818
Review on autograph by Anders Wiklund


Teatro Sociale
Saturday 24 november – 20.30
Friday 30 november – 20.30
Sunday 2 december – 15.30

Il castello di Kenilworth

Melodramma by Andrea Leone Tottola
Music by Gaetano Donizetti

World Premiere of the new version: Naples, Teatro San Carlo, July 6, 1829
Review on autograph by Giovanni Schiavotti


Casa natale
Sunday 25 november – 11.00

Dante da camera:
l’Inferno in salotto

Texts by Dante Alighieri e Paolo Fabbri
Music by Giuseppe Balducci, Gaetano Donizetti, Adauto Gaggi and Gioachino Rossini


Teatro Sociale
Wednesday 28 november – 20.30

Mariella Devia
per Gaetano Donizetti

Music by Gaetano Donizetti


Santa Maria Maggiore
Thursday 29 novembre – 20.30

La creazione del mondo

Italian version by Giuseppe Carpani from Gottfried van Swieten’s german libretto
Music by Franz Joseph Haydn

Premier in Bergamo: Teatro della Società, May 20, 1809


Casa natale
Saturday 1 december – 11.00

Il volo del gufo:
Donizetti e l’esilio

Simphonies, Arias, Duets and Chorus from Gaetano Donizetti’s

Quintetto di fiati Orobie