Posts Tagged: Music

“Dolcezza porge e gran diletto” on view in the SACI Gallery through February 7, 2017

DOLCEZZA PORGE E GRAN DILETTO Shapes, Colours, Sounds and Symbols for an Imaginary Stage January 5-February 7, 2017 OPENING: January 19 at 6:00 pm Sculptures by Lisa Nocentini Musical performance by Lucia Sciannimanico, voice Gian Luca Lastraioli, lute Direction and

“Dolcezza porge e gran diletto” on view in the SACI Gallery through February 7, 2017

DOLCEZZA PORGE E GRAN DILETTO Shapes, Colours, Sounds and Symbols for an Imaginary Stage January 5-February 7, 2017 OPENING: January 19 at 6:00 pm Sculptures by Lisa Nocentini Musical performance by Lucia Sciannimanico, voice Gian Luca Lastraioli, lute Direction and

Pistoia Blues 2015

Pistoia Blues Music Festival 2015: July 1-24 features Santana, Sting, Hozier and more…

Pistoia Blues 2015 Every summer, the city of Pistoia (about 40 minutes from Florence) hosts the biggest blues festival in Tuscany, headlining big names in Blues and Rock in the city’s beautiful Piazza Duomo. This year, you can get your

Pistoia Blues 2015

Pistoia Blues Music Festival 2015: July 1-24 features Santana, Sting, Hozier and more…

Pistoia Blues 2015 Every summer, the city of Pistoia (about 40 minutes from Florence) hosts the biggest blues festival in Tuscany, headlining big names in Blues and Rock in the city’s beautiful Piazza Duomo. This year, you can get your

Audrey Flack, "Jolie Madame", 24 x 20 in.

Artist Talk & Performance, Audrey Flack and the History of Art Band at Yale: January 23, 2014

If you are in the vicinity of Yale University in New Haven, Connecticut, don’t miss an evening featuring artist, Audrey Flack, who will be giving an artist talk and later performing live bluegrass music with the History of Art Band. Jock

Audrey Flack, "Jolie Madame", 24 x 20 in.

Artist Talk & Performance, Audrey Flack and the History of Art Band at Yale: January 23, 2014

If you are in the vicinity of Yale University in New Haven, Connecticut, don’t miss an evening featuring artist, Audrey Flack, who will be giving an artist talk and later performing live bluegrass music with the History of Art Band. Jock

The children’s “SACI Strings” ensemble with Leonardo Pacino standing behind.

Introducing the children’s “SACI Strings” ensemble…

SACI now sponsors two musical ensembles—one composed of children, the other of adults, some American, some Swiss, most Italian, and all from Florence. The “SACI Strings,” under the directorship of maestro Leonardo Pacini, were formed last fall by members of

The children’s “SACI Strings” ensemble with Leonardo Pacino standing behind.

Introducing the children’s “SACI Strings” ensemble…

SACI now sponsors two musical ensembles—one composed of children, the other of adults, some American, some Swiss, most Italian, and all from Florence. The “SACI Strings,” under the directorship of maestro Leonardo Pacini, were formed last fall by members of

L'Homme arme

L’Homme Armé Concerts at the Cenacolo in Florence, October 18-23, 2013

The name L’Homme Armé derives from a melody that probably dates to the beginning of the 15th century and has rather mysterious origins. This melody was used from the mid 15th century to the beginning of the 17th century as cantus firmus of more than 30

L'Homme arme

L’Homme Armé Concerts at the Cenacolo in Florence, October 18-23, 2013

The name L’Homme Armé derives from a melody that probably dates to the beginning of the 15th century and has rather mysterious origins. This melody was used from the mid 15th century to the beginning of the 17th century as cantus firmus of more than 30

Piazza della Passera, Florence

Piazza della Passera: September 10-12, 2013

SEPTEMBER in Piazza della Passera (Florence) XIII Edition: 10-11-12 September 2013 For three nights, September 10-12, in one of the most characteristic piazze in the Oltrarno neighborhood of Florence’s historic center (across the Arno), a program of cultural events is being presented in

Piazza della Passera, Florence

Piazza della Passera: September 10-12, 2013

SEPTEMBER in Piazza della Passera (Florence) XIII Edition: 10-11-12 September 2013 For three nights, September 10-12, in one of the most characteristic piazze in the Oltrarno neighborhood of Florence’s historic center (across the Arno), a program of cultural events is being presented in

David Byrne & St. Vincent

David Byrne & St. Vincent perform in Florence, September 12, 2013 @ Teatro Verdi

David Byrne and St. Vincent will be coming to Florence to perform at the Teatro Verdi on September 12, 2013! David Byrne, British-born, American musician, composer and record producer, founder and leader of the Talking Heads, Academy Award-winning, Golden Globe

David Byrne & St. Vincent

David Byrne & St. Vincent perform in Florence, September 12, 2013 @ Teatro Verdi

David Byrne and St. Vincent will be coming to Florence to perform at the Teatro Verdi on September 12, 2013! David Byrne, British-born, American musician, composer and record producer, founder and leader of the Talking Heads, Academy Award-winning, Golden Globe

Bargello, Florence

Summer at the Bargello through September 22

Still haven’t had a chance to check out the summer festival of theatre, music, and dance performances at Florence’s spectacular Bargello Museum through September 22, 2013? The city is full of beautiful courtyards, most not accessable to the general public,

Bargello, Florence

Summer at the Bargello through September 22

Still haven’t had a chance to check out the summer festival of theatre, music, and dance performances at Florence’s spectacular Bargello Museum through September 22, 2013? The city is full of beautiful courtyards, most not accessable to the general public,

Thursday Squared - CCC Strozzina

Thursday Squared: free entrance to the Strozzina and live music tonight!

Thursdays Squared A new way to enjoy Thursday evenings at Palazzo Strozzi – all activities in the courtyard are free! The second Thursday of each month from 7:30pm to 10pm the courtyard of Palazzo Strozzi comes alive with the live

Thursday Squared - CCC Strozzina

Thursday Squared: free entrance to the Strozzina and live music tonight!

Thursdays Squared A new way to enjoy Thursday evenings at Palazzo Strozzi – all activities in the courtyard are free! The second Thursday of each month from 7:30pm to 10pm the courtyard of Palazzo Strozzi comes alive with the live

Florence Design Week 2013

Florence Design Week: May 20-26, 2013

FLORENCE DESIGN WEEK When you think of Florence, perhaps design doesn’t come to mind before Renaissance does, but an annual international design week promotes contemporary design within the context of a rich cultural heritage offered by the city. This year’s

Florence Design Week 2013

Florence Design Week: May 20-26, 2013

FLORENCE DESIGN WEEK When you think of Florence, perhaps design doesn’t come to mind before Renaissance does, but an annual international design week promotes contemporary design within the context of a rich cultural heritage offered by the city. This year’s