Symphony-on-Film at Muvico Baywalk

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Italian Symphony hits the big screen in the vibrant MusicEmotion: Filarmonica Della Scala – Symphony in Cinemas programs screening in St. Petersburg this Summer. These wonderful programs, all filmed at Milan's famous Teatro alla Scala, feature world-renowned conductors, including Riccardo Chailly and Bobby McFerrin, leading performances of masterpieces by Mozart, Verdi, Strauss, Bernstein and others. The camera weaves through the Filarmonica Della Scala, bringing the nuances of the performers to life. The event is given context with backstage interviews, quick introductions of the composers’ lives, and anecdotes on the creation of the works. An Old World musical experience presented in High Definition!

Muvico Baywalk
151 2nd Ave N, St. Petersbug
All tickets: $8

June 19 2:00 and 7:00, June 23 2:00
Program 1: Verdi conducted by Riccardo Chailly

July 17 2:00 and 7:00, July 21 2:00
Program 2: Bobby McFerrin conducts an eclectic program

Program 1: Riccardo Chailly conducts Giuseppe Verdi on the 200th Anniversary of his birth
• Nabucco, Sinfonia
• Giovanna D’Arco, Overture
• Jérusalem, Introduction
• Jérusalem, Airs de ballet
• Les Vêpres siciliennes, Overture
• Les Vêpres siciliennes, Les Saisons, Ballabili

Program 2: Bobby McFerrin conducts an eclectic mix
• Leonard Bernstein, Candide, Overture
• Gabriel Fauré, Pavane op.50
• Antonio Vivaldi, Concerto per due violoncelli, archi e continuo RV 531
• Bobby McFerrin, Solo Improvisations
• Felix Mendelssohn-Bartholdy, Symphony no.4 op.90 Italiana


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