Anima mundi 2019

Cattedrale di Pisa
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Five centuries of music in the nineteenth edition of Anima Mundi, to be held from 7th to 20th September, the second with Daniel Harding as artistic director. He will direct the inaugural concert, with the magnificent Swedish Radio Orchestra accompanied by the Choir, universally recognized as one of the best in the world. Seven concerts are scheduled, alternating as always in the evocative and precious setting of the Cathedral and the Camposanto.
by the Opera della Primaziale Pisana
art director Daniel Harding
Cathedral, Saturday 7th September, 8.30pm
Opening concert
Hanna Husahr, soprano
Mark Stone, baritone
Symphony Orchestra and Chorus of the Swedish Radio
Marc Korovitch, choir master
Daniel Harding, direction
 Johannes Brahms, Ein deutsches Requiem op.45
Camposanto, Monday 9th September, 8.30pm
Kristian Bezuidenhout, fortepiano
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart, Sonata in C major KV 309, Rondo in A minor KV 511, Fantasia in C minor KV 475
Franz Joseph Haydn, Variations in F minor Hob: XVII: 6
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart, Sonata in C minor KV 457
Cathedral, Thursday 12th September, 8.30pm
Jakub Jozef Orlinski, countertenor
The English Concert
Trevor Pinnock, direction
Georg Friedrich Händel, Concerto grosso in G major op.6 n.1
Antonio Vivaldi, Stabat Mater RV 621
Antonio Vivaldi, Symphony in B minor "At the Holy Sepulcher" RV 169
Nicola Fago, Tam non splendet sol creatus
Georg Friedrich Händel, Concerto grosso in d major op.6 n.5
Cathedral, Saturday, September 14th, 9:00 pm
Costanzo Porta Choir
Ensemble Cremona Antiqua
Antonio Greco, direction
Claudio Monteverdi, excerpts from Madrigali guerrieri, et amorosi, Mass for four voices and psalms, Selva morale et spiritual
Salomone Rossi, Fourth Book of Various Sonatas: nos. II, IV, VIII
Gabriele Caselli, Ubi caritas et amor Brano winner of the XII edition of the Anima Mundi Composition Competition
Camposanto, Monday 16th September
Isabelle Faust, violin
6:00 pm
Johann Sebastian Bach, Sonatas BWV 1001 and 1003, Partita BWV 1002
9:00 pm
Johann Sebastian Bach, Matches BWV 1006 and 1004, Sonata BWV 1005
Camposanto, Wednesday 18 September, 8.30pm
Il Rossignolo
Ottaviano Tenerani, direction
George Philipp Telemann, Music on Water and Table Music I
Johann Sebastian Bach, Trio Sonata BWV 527
Cathedral, Friday 20 September, 8.30pm
Sabina von Walther, soprano
Aurora Faggioli, mezzo-soprano
Davide Giusti, tenor
Simón Orfila, bass
Chorus of the Municipal Theater of Piacenza
Corrado Casati, choir master
Haydn Orchestra of Bolzano and Trento
Robert King, direction
Giuseppe Verdi, Ave Maria, Laudi to the Virgin Mary
Gioachino Rossini, Stabat Mater
Torre, 7 and 20 September, 8.00pm
Brass welcome