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Pergolesi

Giovanni Battista . 1710--36, Italian composer: his works include the operetta La Serva padrona (1733) and the Stabat Mater (1736) for women's voices
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After a bit of instrument adjustment (baroque strings being fond for sliding out of tune), Tampieri and his ensemble welcomed contralto Delphine Galou for her version of "Salve Regina per alto," by Pergolesi's older contemporary Nicola Porpora.
The Baroque Festival had started its activities with a performance by the Damascus Baroque Musicians ensemble that formed the basis of this musical project, and the second performance was titled "The Pains" and featured pieces by Bach, Pergolesi, and Vivaldi with music by professors and graduates from the Higher Institute for Music and vocals by the Damascus Vocal Quartet, while the third performance featured works by Bach including flute, chamber orchestra, soprano cantata, and strings.
The grim expressionist production (updated to the mid 20th century) is from the Teatro Pergolesi, a provincial Italian company, so neither singers, orchestra nor conductor Francesco Cilluffo are widely known.
JUNCTION CITY - Cascadia Concert Opera's last performance for 2015 will be "La Serva Padrona," an Italian comic opera by Giovanni Battista Pergolesi - but sung in English.
The third opera was Pergolesi's La serva padrona, with Batt returning to the stage as Serpina, the receptionist who would like to rule the company and its boss, bass-baritone Jon-Paul Decosse.
Quelques extraits de Carmen de Georges Bizet (1838-1875), Morgana Alcina de Georg Friedrich Haendel (1685-1759), La Perichole de Jacques Offenbach (1819-1880) et Stabat Mater de Giovanni Battista Pergolesi (1710-1736), ont egalement ete entonnes avec brio.
To celebrate its 21 years of bringing audiences exciting and often neglected repertoire, Crickhowell Choral Society, together with Manahan Thomas and fellow soloist Catherine King, will give the first performances in Wales of works by Italian composers Pergolesi and Marcello (on May 2 at St Edmund's Church, Crickhowell).
Seele will be performing Pergolesi's Stabat Mater and an adaptation of J.S.
It's a concentrated version of Shakespeare's Macbeth with good music." This production, directed by Henning Brockhaus, is by the Teatro Verdi Trieste in collaboration with the Fondazione Pergolesi Spontini, Jesi and Fondazione Teatro Carlo Felice from Genoa, Italy.
Friday's concert, which also features Pergolesi's Stabat Mater, sees the group return to Warwick Arts Centre in Coventry, after a six-year break.
The choir will be singing Pergolesi's Stabat Mater alongside Haydn's Mass in B flat major - the 'Creation Mass.' .' The organ accompanist will be Andrew Christer and the choir will also be joined by four guest solo singers.
Music Society's next concert in Bridgend is on Sunday at 7pm with Vivaldi's choral masterpiece, Gloria, plus Pergolesi's Magnificat and Handel's Coronation Anthem and works by Handel and Bach.