VILLA VIGONI – MENAGGIO (COMO)
With Francesco Filidei, Mauro Lanza, Marco Angius, mdi ensemble
Villa Vigoni, German-Italian Centre for the European Dialogue, and mdi ensemble promote the second edition of NEWMUSIC WEEK, a workshop dedicated to contemporary music, in the two periods 27-29 November 2020 and 7-11 January 2021. Courses and concerts will be held in three main areas:
1 – An international composition master class. Teaching composers: Francesco Filidei and Mauro Lanza.
2 – An ensemble conducting course on Pierrot Lunaire by Arnold Schönberg. Teaching: Marco Angius.
3 – An instrumental music master class focused on contemporary music techniques in solo and chamber music repertoire from c.a. 1940 to nowadays. Teaching: members of mdi ensemble.
The activities for composers and instrumentalists are thought to come together in various public performances which will take place in Menaggio (Villa Vigoni) and Milano (Contemporary Music Hub). The program of these events will feature, among other repertoire, works by teachers and students of the composition master class. The concerts will be performed by students from the instrumental music master
class together with members of mdi ensemble.
SELECTED COMPOSERS WITH FRANCESCO FILIDEI AND MAURO LANZA:
Sévérine Ballon, Marco Benetti, Mattia Clera, Nima Farahani, Lorenzo Gioco, Henryk Golden, Luca Guidarini, Yifan Guo, Jinwook Jung, Polina Korobkova, Mauro Saleri, Matteo Tundo, Orhan Veli Özbayrak, Carlos Britos (waiting list), Tom Belkind (waiting list), Tianyang Zhang (waiting list)
SELECTED CONDUCTORS WITH MARCO ANGIUS:
Oussama Mhanna, Francesca Perrotta, Carlo Emilio Tortarolo, Emanuele Vallone
SELECTED ENSEMBLES AND SOLOISTS WITH MDI ENSEMBLE:
Duo Musco / De Stefani (fl, vc), Musica Nova Ensemble (fl, cl, vc, pf, ch, dir), Trio Galimathias (vl, va, vc), Diletta Landi (va), Leonardo Meianti (ch), Flavia Salemme (pf), Luisa E. Vinuesa (fl), Petra Valtellina (fl – waiting list)