Performance LIVE from Italy:
Cristiana Pegoraro(Vivaldi: The four seasons)
Performed by the highly acclaimed Italian-born pianist, Cristiana Pegoraro.
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About the Performances
Cristiana is returning to the WICC with her exquisite talent, streaming LIVE from Italy! Join us for her two performances that are bound to make you a fan:
VIVALDI: THE FOUR SEASONS – REVEALED! June 11 at 6pm EDT
International concert pianist Cristiana Pegoraro will explore the Four Seasons, the secret symbolism behind the score, the images of nature, and the poems which inspired the music. She will then perform them in her innovative version for solo piano. The evening provides an innovative way to deepen the knowledge of one of the most famous classical masterworks. Join us to explore the music and enrich your soul.
“OMAGGIO ALL’ITALIA: A Piano Recital” June 20 at 1pm EDT
International concert pianist Cristiana Pegoraro's tour “Omaggio all’Italia”, inaugurated with a sold out performance at Carnegie Hall in New York with the support of the Permanent Mission of Italy to the United Nations on the occasion of the Italian Presidency of the UN Security Council, in recent years brought the essence of Italian culture to some of the most prestigious venues around the world, touching countries such as Germany, Austria, Switzerland, Cyprus, Argentina, Spain, Russia, Cina, the US, and Italy.
The program includes some of the most famous compositions by Italian composers and non Italian composers who got inspired by Italy (Rossini, Verdi, Puccini, Beethoven, Piazzolla and others)
About Cristiana Pegoraro
Hailed by The New York Times “An artist of the highest caliber” Italian-born pianist Cristiana Pegoraro has performed on the most prestigious stages in Europe, United States, South America, Asia and Australia. She is the first Italian female pianist to perform classical concerts in Bahrain, Yemen and Oman as well as to perform all 32 Sonatas for piano by Ludwig van Beethoven. Over the years Cristiana Pegoraro has appeared in front of the highest world dignitaries. Her piano artistry can be heard on 28 compact discs. Her CD “Astor Piazzolla Tangos” received the Gold Medal at the prestigious Global Music Awards. She is a testimonial of Umbria’s tourism campaign throughout the world. Since 2011, she is the Founder and Artistic Director of Narnia Arts Academy (www.narniaartsacademy.com) and Narnia Festival (www.narniafestival.com), recipient of the President of Italy gold medal for outstanding programming. Please visit www.cristianapegoraro.com for more information on Ms. Pegoraro.
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