Mercadante revolution

Ph. Marco Brescia & Rudy Amisano
14 February 2022
I Virtuosi del Teatro alla Scala
Script and staging by Mario Acampa
Art historian Maria Cristina Terzaghi
Illustrations Gabriele Pino
Violins Andrea Pecolo, Stefano Lo Re
Viola Duccio Beluffi
Cello Massimiliano Tisserant
Duble bass Omar Lonati
Flute Marco Zoni
Oboe Augusto Mianiti
Clarinet Fabrizio Meloni
Bassoons Marion Reinhard, Maurizio Orsini
Horn Stefano Curci
Timpani Andrea Bindi

programme

Josef Schelb

Concerto per clarinetto basso

Stefano Cardo, clarinetto basso

Allegro giusto

Molto tranquillo e cantabile

Vivace

Saverio Mercadante

Decimino n. 1 in do magg.

Introduction (Andante) - Allegro

Minuet (Allegro brillante) - Trio - Da capo

Andante

Finale (Allegro vivace)

 

What do Josef Schelb and Saverio Mercadante have in common? Join us on a captivating journey starting in Paris during the French Revolution, with Jacques-Louis David's famous painting The Death of Marat, and continuing on the Sack of Altamura. But the surprises do not end there...