Thursday, July 23rd 2020, 9 pm – Garden of Teatro Olimpico, Vicenza
Walter Testolin, director
Elena Bertuzzi, Arianna Miceli, cantus
Andrés Montilla – Acurero, Giacomo Schiavo, tenors
Walter Testolin, bassus
Dario Carpanese, harpsichord
PROGRAMME “L’arte di ben baciar”
Letters, airs and madrigales of love from a seventeenth century study
Musics by Claudio Monteverdi, Biagio Marini, Luca Marenzio
The concert will take place outdoor. In case of bad weather, the concert will take place at Chiesa di Santa Corona in Vicenza.
In order to participate safely, the organization will ensure physical distancing and compliance with anti-Covid standards established by DPCM 11.06.2020. It will also be necessary for all participants to wear masks.
ACTIVITIES OF DISCOVERY
All the concerts of the national Musica con Vista Festival are accompanied by activities of discovery of the artistic and cultural heritage. Here, our proposals:
Summer opening hours (from July 1st to August 31st): Tuesday to Sunday from 10 am to 6 pm (last admission at 5.30 pm)
The ticket office is located at the IAT office in Piazza Matteotti 12 (open every day and located next to the entrance of the theater).
The visits to the theater are free, an internal guide service is not available. In case of need for a guide, it is advisable to contact an authorized tourist guide directly. Alternatively, you can participate in the interactive guided tours, which take place daily.
The Castello di Thiene is considered the most conspicuous Gothic building of the fifteenth century built in the Vicenza area for civilian use; extraordinary example of a pre-Palladian Venetian villa, the only example of its kind, both for its architectural characteristics and for its functional destination, a cornerstone in the evolution of the Venetian villas.
Castello di Thiene will open its doors to the public on the occasion of Musica con Vista, Thursday July 9th and Thursday July 23rd. The Castle will be open from 2 to 6 pm. Reservations required on the website www.castellodithiene.com
Immersed in a secular park of over 30,000 square meters, Villa Ghislanzoni is a historic residence dating back to the 18th century, inserted in a large and complex architectural complex, which also includes Villa Gazzotti Marcello, designed and built by the famous architect Andrea Palladio and Unesco World Heritage site since 1994.
The Villa will be exceptionally open for Musica con Vista for a guided tour on Thursday 23rd July. There are two rounds of visits: at 6 pm and at 7 pm. The guided tour is free, reservations are required by Monday, July 20th by sending an email to firstname.lastname@example.org (indicating the preferred visit shift). The visit will be confirmed upon reaching a minimum number of 10 participants per shift.
THE MAP OF MUSICA CON VISTA
The sixteen appointments are characterised by extra activities nearby the place of the concert. Fondo Ambiente Italiano (FAI), Touring Club Italiano and Associazione Dimore Storiche Italiane (ADSI) have selected some wonderful places of interest for Comitato AMUR in order to involve the territory in the national re-opening project. Below, the interactive map of the festival, that will accompany the public to the discovery of our hidden cultural heritage.