6th Edition 2007

Festival Preview
Sacred music concert dedicated to Gianelli, the Vara Valley patron saint
Saturday 14 July h 9 pm – Carro (SP), Chiesa di San Lorenzo
Il Convitto Armonico Vocal Ensemble
Music by G.P.Palestrina, T.De Victoria

Saturday 21 July h 9 pm – Carro (SP), Piazza della Chiesa

Greenwich Chamber Orchestra
Solo violin Oliver Webber
Music by N.Paganini, A.Vivaldi

Sunday 22 July h 9 pm – Porciorasco, Varese Ligure (SP), Palazzo Gotelli, court

Choruses, duets and quartets
Modus Quartet
violin Claudio Maffei, viola Fabrizio Merlini, cello Carlo Benvenuti, flute Roberto Pappalettere,
Music by N.Paganini, G.Rossini, F.J.Haydn

Thursday 2 August h 9 pm – Carro (SP), Piazza della Chiesa

The winner of the international violin competition “Premio Paganini” Genoa, 2006
violin Feng Ning
 – piano Thomas Hoppe
Music by L.v.Beethoven, F.Poulenc, A.Corghi, N.Paganini

Sunday 5 August h 9 pm – Bonassola (SP) Chiesa di S.Caterina

Hyperion ensemble

Hyperion ensemble
pianist Guido Bottaro
violin Valerio Giannarelli, viola Ernest Braucher, cello Paolo Ognissanti, contrabass Danilo Grandi
Music by F.Schubert, R.Schumann

Wednesday 8 August h 9 pm – Maissana (SP), Oratorio

Recital by
Masha Diatchenko (13 years old) violinist
Massimo Spada piano
Music by N.Paganini, W.A.Mozart, L.v.Beethovan, P.de Sarasate

Saturday 11 August h 9 pm – Beverino (SP), Piazza Revellino

Gruppo Ottoni di Napoli
Trumpets Andrea Camilli, Giuseppe Cascone, Alessandro Modesti, Ermanno Ottaviani
Trombones Roberto Bianchi, Gianluca Camilli, Luigino Leonardi, Roberto Pecorelli Corni Salvatore Acierno, Alberto Serpente Basso
Tuba Federico Bruschi
Conductor Massimo Bartoletti
Music by  W.Byrd, G.F.Haendel, A.Gabrieli, S.Rachmaninoff, (Variation on themes by Paganini), M.Ravel, G.Rossini, R.Wagner, N.Paganini

Sunday 12 August h 9 pm – Sesta Godano (SP)

Guitarist Giampaolo Bandini
Henschel Quartet
Christoph Henschel violin, Markus Henschel violin, Monika Henschel-Schwind viola, Mathias Beyer-Karlshøj cello
Music by L.Boccherini, G.Rossini, M.Castelnuovo Tedesco

Tuesday 14 August h 9 pm – Carro (SP), Piazza della Chiesa

Gli Archi della Scala (15 members)
Solo violin Giovanni Angeleri
Music by  L.Boccherini, A.Vivaldi