The 2nd Michelangelo International Music Festival will officially start on Friday 12 April at 8.30 pm at the Church of Ognissanti, organized by the 'Florence Choral' Association chaired and directed by the Florentine bass-baritone Leonardo Sagliocca. The Festival will host excellent choirs and ensembles from Croatia, Poland, Russia and Slovenia. In the 3 days of the Festival, the choirs will perform at the Auditorium of Sant'Apollonia, where the competition will also take place. The final concert will be held in the Sala Vanni where the Tuscan composer Francesco Traversi will conduct the choirs gathered in the song "Vivo", based on a text taken from the "Rhymes" by Michelangelo Buonarroti, with the extraordinary participation of the first horn of the Orchestra del Maggio Musicale Fiorentino , Luca Benucci.
Below is the complete program of the event
FRIDAY APRIL 12, 2019, 8.30 pm
Church of Ognissanti
SATURDAY 13 APRIL 2019, 11.00 - 12.00 and 14.00 - 15.00
SATURDAY 13 APRIL 2019, 8.30 pm
SUNDAY APRIL 14, 8.30pm
Luca Benucci, horn
Francesco Traversi, director
President and Artistic Director
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