On the stage of the prestigious Teatro Verdi in Pisa, the Wind Orchestra of the Società Filarmonica Pisana, conducted by Maestro Paolo Carosi, will perform as per tradition for the 2021 "Masquerade" Greetings Concert, under the patronage of the Municipality of Pisa and with the support of the Fondazione Pisa.
The concert, which has become a regular event for the city, represents the culminating and concluding moment of a year of musical activity and aims to offer the best in terms of refinement of the pieces proposed and meticulous execution, in the musical place par excellence, the most prestigious of the city, our theatre.
Admission is free while places last.
To book, please register on the online booking site https://filapisa-masquerade-prenotazioni.eventbrite.it/
The programme includes a piece that is rarely heard live but which represents a milestone for all trombonists: it opens with Ferdinand David's Concertino op. 4 for trombone and orchestra, with soloist Guido Gemignani, who already in 2017 gave the first performance, again at the Teatro Verdi in Pisa, of Rimsky-Korsakov's Concerto for Trombone and Military Band.
Ferdinand David Concertino for Trombone and Orchestra in Mib op.4
Trombone soloist Guido Gemignani
Pietro Mascagni Le Maschere - Overture from the Opera
Andrew Lloyd Webber The Phantom of the Opera - Themes from the Musical
James Horner The Mask of Zorro - Themes from the Film
Aram Chačaturjan Masquerade - Suite from the stage music
Royal Crown Revue Hey Pachuco! - from the film "The Mask"
Wind Orchestra of the Filarmonica Pisana
Conductor Paolo Carosi
Presented by Chiara Prosperini
For admission it is compulsory, for those over 12 years of age, to show the green pass accompanied by an identification document in addition to the seat reservation.
During the performance there will be a free fundraising for Telethon with the possibility to buy chocolate hearts at the entrance and support research into rare genetic diseases.