Teatro Duse hosts great music events. In the new season 2019/2020, national and international prominent musicians will be onstage: from Gianni Morandi to Vinicio Capossela, from Uto Ughi to the Harlem Gospel Choir.
The programme, comprising of 12 events and 16 unique concerts by Gianni Morandi, will start on October, 31st with the jazz song star Dianne Reeves, onstage for the Bologna Jazz Festival. There is high expectation for Vinicio Capossela on November 19th and 20th (in time for the release of his last album “Ballate per uomini e bestie”) when he will guide the public on a journey through an amazing Middle Age, forests of extinct beasts, magic creatures, wandering knights, fairies and saints.
On November 22nd Dodi Battaglia will be touring with the “Perle” project. His live concert is a tribute to the most exclusive and refined tracks of the POOH repertory, but he will perform also some unpublished and intimist lyrics, ideal for a theatrical execution.
Another not-to-be-missed event is on November 27th, with the concert of the great violinist Uto Ughi. He will play the “Fours seasons” and the “Concerts for flute opera n. 10” by Vivaldi, together with the flutist Andrea Griminelli and the “I Solisti Veneti”.
On Dec. 2nd it’s the turn of the Glenn Miller Orchestra with “Jukebox Saturday Night”, a great classic recorded by Miller in 1942, and also title of the new album of the most famous jazz and swing ensemble in the world.
The most famous American gospel choir, Harlem Gospel Choir, on stage on December 17th, is a regular meeting at the Duse Theatre, performing this year a special tribute to Prince. Another big of the Italian music, Mario Lavezzi, will be in concert on January, 24th, with his “E la vita bussò” tour, celebrating his 50 years of activity. This is an important anniversary for a sophisticated “music maker”, one of the most respected artist on the national music scene, author of a number of hits of great success.
The band Explosions in the Sky, formed in 1999 in Austin, Texas, celebrates its 20th anniversary. They will be onstage on February 5th, 2020.
On March 31st, Banco del Mutuo Soccorso is playing live with Transiberiana Live Tour, dedicated to the last album “Transiberiana”, enthusiastically welcomed by the public. Finally there will be 3 tribute- concerts: on April, 6th, Omaggio a Morricone – Musiche da Oscar” with the Ensemble Le Muse Orchestra, Conductor M°Andrea Albertini and at the piano and lead vocals Angelica Depaoli. On May, 6th, Omaggio a Fabrizio De André, will make us relive the works of the great Genovese poet. Lastly, on May 15th, The Dark Machine are back with their “A taste & flavor Pink Floyd Tribute”, between experimentation and appreciation for classical lines, back from their success of the last season.
Gianni Morandi is the special guest of the season, with 16 concerts called “Stasera gioco in casa – Una vita di canzoni”. From November 1st to January 3rd, Morandi is singing in acoustic the songs that have conquered many generations. He will also tell about the most important moments of his life, the stories, the meetings, the challenges and the dreams. Gianni Morandi will be also the protagonist of the New Year Eve Gran Gala, to say hello to 2020 with an unforgettable evening.
Tickets can be purchased on the website of the Teatro Duse and through the Vivaticket and TicketOne. The ticket counter at the Theatre is open Monday to Saturday from 3 pm to 7 pm, and one hour before the beginning of the performance.
This post is also available in: Italian