Date(s) - 05/27/2018
5:30 pm - 6:30 pm
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FREE ADMISSION | Reservations are required. Call 055 212452 or email: toscana AT adsi DOT it
A concert of 17th century Italian music on the theme of peace and war, honoring the Gondi family’s place in Florentine history and notable role in French statecraft.
Presented in collaboration with the Associazione Dimore Storiche Italiane, the Garden Club Firenze, and the Associazione per Boboli on the occasion of the ADSI Day.
- Jessica Gould – soprano
Ensemble L’Aura Soave
- Diego Castelli – violin
- Dario Palmisano – violin
- Diego Cantalupi – theorbo
- Davide Pozzi – harpsichord
The Duel between Apollo and Mars
Music by the composers Giulio Caccini, Giacomo Carissimi, Johann Kapsberger, Virgilio Mazzocchi, and Barbara Strozzi, inspired by the theme of war. It is a musical journey between Italy and France from the sixteenth to the seventeenth century, which traces the military ascent of the French branch of the Gondi to which the Dukes of Retz belonged.
Concert organized by Salon/Sanctuary Concerts under the patronage of ADSI, Association for Boboli and Garden Club Florence.