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Review / CIMF concert 17, ‘Battle of the Sexes’ (CityNews) May 2016
The seating was set out cathedral-style, with long rows either side of the room along its length, facing inwards. Along the middle were two raised platforms with a long stage across the top end and, for reasons that did not become obvious until later, a motor scooter surrounded with bridal veil material and helium-filled balloons. In the middle, to one side, was space for brothers Aarón, Daniel and Pablo Zapico, who together are Forma Antiqva, from Oviedo in the north of Spain, playing harpsichord, theorbo and guitar respectively. They were joined by the Festival Strings to comprise the...

Friday 6 May 2016

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Links

http://www.cimf.org.au/event-calendar/6/5/2016/the-battle-of-the-sexes

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With the assistance of the Embassy of Italy,
the Italian Cultural Institute
and Acción Cultural Española

CONCERT 17
BATTLE OF THE SEXES

Three delicious moments in opera history

In Monteverdi’s Il combattimento di Tancredi e Clorinda, two lovers (Taryn Fiebig and David Greco) are unwittingly pitted against one another on the battlefield. The domestic battlefield of La serva padrone by Pergolesi tells the story of a maid scheming against her master only to end up as mistress! The evening’s final statement comes from Monteverdi’s heartfelt Lettera amorosa, performed solo by the inimitable Marco Beasley.

ARTISTS
Marco Beasley, Taryn Fiebig, David Greco, Clive Birch, Festival Ensemble and Forma Antiqva
Directed from the keyboard by Aarón Zapico

PROGRAM INCLUDES
Claudio Monteverdi (1567-1643): Il combattimento di Tancredi e Clorinda
Giovanni Baptista Pergolesi (1710-1736): La serva padrona
Claudio Monteverdi (1567-1643): Lettera amorosa

TICKETS
Adult: $65.00, Concession: $60.00, Child: $25.00, Student Rush: $25.00

Awards

Premio GEMA al Mejor Grupo de Música Barroca (s. XVIII) y del Clasicismo 2016.

Premio GEMA a la Mejor Producción Discográfica 2016 por "Crudo Amor - Agostino Steffani" (Winter & Winter).

"Asturiano del Mes" del periódico La Nueva España, Excelente Audio Clásica, Excepcional Scherzo, Goldberg 4 estrellas, "Grupo del Año 2010" de la TV del Principado de Asturias, Melómano de Oro, Nomination ICMA 2011, 2012 & 2014, Prelude Classical Music, "Premios de la Música en Asturias" 2012, Premio Serondaya a la Innovación Cultural 2012, Recomendado CD Compact, Ritmo Excelente, Supersonic Pizzicato.

Partners

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Contact

Universo Zapico
gerente@universozapico.com
www.universozapico.com

(+34) 657 987 290
c/ Ramón y Cajal, 18 - 3º Izq.
33900 Langreo, Asturias (Spain)

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