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On the 22nd of May 1873, Alessandro Manzoni, the great Risorgimento (Italian reunification) poet died aged 88 after a fall on the steps of the Church of San Fedele in Milan. Less than two weeks later,...Tickets More info
Marie-Nicole Lemieux, who won the 2000 Queen Elisabeth Competition, knows Wagner’s Wesendonck Lieder particularly well, having recorded them on an award-winning album. This evening, she will be perfor...
The 1821 premiere of Carl Maria von Weber’s Freischütz (“The Marksman”) was an unprecedented musical event in Germany. For the first time ever, a German composer had created a real national romantic o...
You cannot fail to be mesmerised by the beauty of Mendelssohn’s Die erste Walpurgisnacht. From the opening notes, the cantata’s overture takes you on a journey to a magical and supernatural world that...