Palazzo Blu e Bastione Sangallo
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Six concert/encounters at Palazzo Blu and Bastione Sangallo, organised by “Area” Foundation; a music-devoted path “imitating” natural and human sound from the 16th to the 18th century. Each encounter will be followed by a cocktail entertainment which will allow the public to interact with both musicians and experts. 

Free entrance – booking is recommended: tel:.329.665.8267. The event, which is organised by “Area” Foundation, is supported and sponsored by Pisa Municipality, Pisa Foundation and Palazzo Blu Foundation. Ongoing programme until April 2015.


October, 5th - Palazzo Blu 

Battle rumbles, animal calls and feeling expressions: multiplicity and oddity as a badge for descriptive music from the 16th to the 18th century.

Francesca Mascolo (harpsichord)

Linda Severi (wind instruments)

October, 19th - Palazzo Blu 

Different paths to classicism: Luigi Boccherini 

Auser Musici (string quintet and flute) 

November, 16th - Bastione Sangallo 

Extra-musical references and formal innovations at the beginning of the 19th century: from Beethoven to the Romantic Age 

Giuseppe Bruno (piano) 

February, 22nd - Bastione Sangallo 

Beethoven’s ghosts

Duccio Ceccanti (violin) 

Vittorio Ceccanti (cello)

Matteo Fossi (piano) 

April, 12th - Bastione Sangallo 

Music and poetry behind Liszt’s "Années de pèlerinage"

Giovanni Federico Gronchi (piano) 

April, 19th - Bastione Sangallo 

Impressionism and linguistic innovations in Debussy’s music

Vincenzo Maxia (piano)