In the small San Girolamo Theater in the heart of Lucca the first Folksinger festival is staged.
Music and meetings on Italian songwriting, a popular musical genre that gained success in the last century, characterized by great authenticity and emotional strength, as well as expressive, musical and poetic abilities that made it become true art.
In the festival, a section is dedicated to Italian songs up to the middle of the last century and another larger section is aimed at the authors of the most prolific second half of the twentieth century.
Scheduled on Friday 25 February
5:30 pm - Serenate, macchiette e guapperia nella canzone napoletana. Free admission.
Scheduled on Saturday 26 February
9.00 pm - Canta Napoli - The classic Neapolitan song (1835-1918)
Valentina Iannone, soprano
Michelangelo Ferri, baritone
Dulce in corde, string quartet
Stefano Teani, conductor and piano
Cataldo Russo, direction
Presented by Nicola Fanucchi
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