The Program for "A Concert of Early American Music, 1800-1858", with a Program Note, texts and translations, is online, available for download. The upcoming concert, featuring rare and rediscovered works from the American musical past, takes place in Florence, Villa Bardini, on April 4, 2017, at 5:30 pm. Myung San Ko, soprano; Kyle Sullivan, baritone; Viola S. Valerio, flute; Anna Toccafondi, solo piano, piano accompaniment, ensemble direction; a project by Aloma Bardi.
READ AND DOWNLOAD (PDF) THE COMPLETE CONCERT PROGRAM AND A PROGRAM NOTE BY ALOMA BARDI.
READ AND DOWNLOAD (PDF) THE COMPLETE ORIGINAL TEXTS FOR THE HEINRICH AND FOSTER SONGS, WITH AN ITALIAN TRANSLATION BY ALOMA BARDI MADE AVAILABLE TO THE CONCERT AUDIENCE IN FLORENCE.
MEET THE PERFORMERS!
MYUNG SAN KO, soprano; KYLE SULLIVAN, baritone; VIOLA S. VALERIO, flute and research scholar; ANNA TOCCAFONDI, solo piano, piano accompaniment, ensemble direction.
VISIT THE CHARMING VENUE!
The ICAMus Early American Music program, in collaboration with Conservatorio di Musica "Luigi Cherubini" di Firenze takes place on Tuesday April 4, 2017 at 5:30 PM in Villa Bardini, Florence, Italy. Built in the early 17th century, Villa Bardini is a celebrated historic palace and museum, showcasing both a permanent collection and temporary exhibits, and is an international attraction thanks to its architecture, garden, park and breathtaking view of the city of Florence. Villa Bardini is the venue where the yearly concert season of the Florence Music Conservatory takes place. The April 4, 2017 ICAMus program marks the inauguration of the Affiliation Agreement between the Center and the Music Conservatory, stipulated to pursue common educational and research projects focusing on American music of the past and the present time.
FIND OUT MORE ABOUT THIS PROGRAM AND THE CONTINUED ICAMus RESEARCH ON EARLY AMERICAN MUSIC HERE.