MUSICAL APPOINTMENTS AT PALAZZO PRETORIO
THE NEAPOLITAN ORGANISTIC SCHOOL
CONCERT FOR ORGAN
PRATO 19 SEPTEMBER Reservations required
The musical events organized by the Palazzo Pretorio Museum in collaboration with the Mesotonic Association continue.
A musical review that combines art and music in the theme of the AFTER CARAVAGGIO exhibition. THE NEAPOLITAN SEVENTEENTH CENTURY IN THE COLLECTIONS OF PALAZZO PRETORIO AND OF THE DE VITO FOUNDATION, in progress at Palazzo Pretorio until 6 January 2021.
Saturday 19th September conference-concert " The Neapolitan organ school" by Walter Chinaglia with Giovanna Riboli on the organ.
The appointment is part of Walter Chinaglia's "Two organs for Monteverdi" project, aimed at recreating the delicate sound of the open wooden pipes in Italian organs of the '500-'600.
The concert conference will tell the story of this ambitious project, the research on ancient sources, the discovery and choice of the most suitable wood; will immerse the listener in the aesthetics and sound atmosphere of the Monteverdi years through the words of Walter Chinaglia and the skilled hands of Giovanna Riboli in performing authors who made the history of Neapolitan organ music of the 16th and 17th centuries.
Given the limits imposed by the anti-Covid protocol, the appointment will be held at 3 pm with a reply at 4:30 pm.
It is included in the entrance ticket to the Museum.
Headquarters Museum of Palazzo Pretorio Piazza del Comune Prato
Opening hours 10.30 -18.30 every day except on Tuesdays that are not a holiday .
The ticket office closes at 6pm
Museum and exhibition ticket 10 ¤ full, 8 ¤ reduced
(reductions and free tickets on the website www.palazzopretorio.prato.it
Info and reservations Tel. +39 0574 24112 - from Monday to Saturday 9: 30-19,
Sunday 9: 30-18: 30
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