Valentina Coladonato / fot. archiwum artystki
Wratislavia Cantans
Love is(n’t) in the air | A concert of MusMA
10.09.2018
Mon.
7:00 PM
NFM, Black Hall
Programme:

Eliott Delafosse Femen*
Raffaele De Giacometti Flussi Perpetui*
Katarzyna Krzewińska π*
Claude Debussy Sonata for flute, viola and harp
William Sundman Sääf Naso magister erat*
Joris Blanckaert TGTBT. I hit you because I love you*

* Compositions commisioned by festivals and organisations participating in MusMA; their world premieres will be performed during the concert  

MusMA Partners:
National Forum of Music (Poland), Klarafestival (Belgium), Mittelfest (Italy), Festival de Wallonie (Belium), Saxå Kammarmusikfestival (Sweden)

Performers:

Valentina Coladonato – soprano

Ex Novo Ensemble:
Daniele Ruggieri – flute
Mario Paladin – viola
Nicoletta Sanzin – harp

Venue:
NFM, Black Hall
plac Wolności 1, 50-071 Wrocław
Pricelists:
from 10 to 50 zł

How do we perceive music today? And how do we see love? If these are topics important to you, we invite you to a concert featuring  premieres of works by five young composers from all over Europe. As  part of the Music Masters on Air project, they will present their unconventional vision of the art of seduction in contemporary music inspired by the ancient poem of Ovid Ars amatoria (The Art of Loving).

The premieres of recently composed works will be performed by the Italian group Ex Novo Ensemble under the direction of Claudio Ambrosini, who is himself a composer. The ensemble's passion is exploring contemporary music and re-reading the classical repertoire composed for untypical instrumental line-ups. World premieres are their daily bread, which is why they have been chosen to participate in the MusMA project and in an Italian national programme supporting the development of the newest works.

It's been just two-thousand years since the death of the poet of all time, the author of the bawdy erotic poem Ars amatoria. Although since then erotica has come to the fore in culture and pop culture, and the sexual revolution of the 1960s and 1970s completely changed the norms of morals, the poetry of Ovid still captivates with the beauty of language and subtle humour. Let's find out whether it can be an inspiration for composers.
We will be introduced to how the young generation of Europeans perceive love and music and listen to premiere compositions, among others by Polish composer Katarzyna Krzewińska, known for her attempts at shaping the perception of listeners. Similarly, France’s Eliott Delafosse, fascinated by neuropsychology, is looking for a sound that would best appeal to the listener. Raffaele De Giacometti, from Italy, finds fulfilment not only in composing, but also in teaching music and conducting choirs. Belgium’s Joris Blanckaert, before deciding to devote himself to music, completed studies in the field of probability calculus and risk analysis. The works of William Sundman Sääf, who is still an undergraduate, are already eagerly performed by ensembles in his native Sweden.

The selection of instruments for this concert is not accidental. The line-up is an anti-romantic combination: instead of a lyrical violin, a singsong cello and a sentimental piano, we will listen to a flute, a viola and a harp. The flute and harp go well with the text sung in Latin, a shared European language. Are the compositions themselves romantic? Do young artists believe in love? We invite you to the concert to know the answer!

NFM Audio Player - obsługa komponentu Event

NFM Video Panel - obsługa komponentu Event

Concert partner:
Hot World. Exhibition of paintings from the collection of Zachęta
Accompanying Event – exhibition opening
05.09
Thu.
6:00 PM
NFM, foyer
Triumph of Time
Lezhneva / Antonini / Il Giardino Armonico
05.09
Thu.
7:00 PM
NFM, Main Hall
Avi Avital – Art of the Mandolin
Avi Avital / Sebastian Wienand
06.09
Fri.
6:00 PM
Wrocław, Pan Tadeusz Museum, Romantic Salon
Avi Avital – Art of the Mandolin
Avi Avital / Sebastian Wienand
06.09
Fri.
8:30 PM
Wrocław, Pan Tadeusz Museum, Romantic Salon
Transfer of Ideas
48th Oratorio and Cantata Music Interpretation Course
07.09
Sat.
12:00 PM
NFM, Red Hall
Kourou – towards Paradise
Pedro Memelsdorff / Arlequin Philosophe
07.09
Sat.
4:00 PM
Church of St Stanislaus, St Dorothy and St Venceslaus
Emigrants
Sułkowska-Migoń / Kubas-Kruk / Leopoldinum
07.09
Sat.
7:00 PM
Wrocław, Aula Leopoldina
Jean Rondeau – Follow Me
 
08.09
Sun.
3:00 PM
Wrocław, Pan Tadeusz Museum, Romantic Salon
Jean Rondeau – Follow Me
 
08.09
Sun.
5:00 PM
Wrocław, Pan Tadeusz Museum, Romantic Salon
Exodus
Václav Luks / Collegium 1704
08.09
Sun.
7:00 PM
NFM, Main Hall
Hommage à Markowski
Yaroslav Shemet / Silesian Philharmonic Orchestra
12.09
Thu.
7:00 PM
Church of St Mary Magdalene, Polish National Catholic Cathedral
The Voice of Change
Andrzej Kosendiak / Wrocław Baroque Ensemble
13.09
Fri.
6:00 PM
Orthodox Cathedral of the Birth of the Blessed Virgin Mary
The Voice of Change
Andrzej Kosendiak / Wrocław Baroque Ensemble
13.09
Fri.
8:30 PM
Orthodox Cathedral of the Birth of the Blessed Virgin Mary
Noye’s Fludde – Children’s Opera
NFM Boys' Choir / NFM Girls' Choir
14.09
Sat.
5:00 PM
NFM, Main Hall
Travelling to the Source
Giorgi Donadze / Ensemble Basiani
14.09
Sat.
8:00 PM
Church of St Stanislaus, St Dorothy and St Venceslaus
Axis mundi
Música Temprana / Adrián Rodríguez Van der Spoel
15.09
Sun.
4:00 PM
Wrocław, White Stork Synagogue
New Beginnings
Christoph Eschenbach / NFM Wrocław Philharmonic
15.09
Sun.
7:00 PM
NFM, Main Hall

NOTE! This site uses cookies and similar technologies.

Like most websites, we use cookies to facilitate online booking and to ensure we give you the best possible experience on our website. If you continue without changing your settings, we'll assume you're happy to receive cookies. You can learn more about changing your settings in our Privacy Policy. Learn more

Accept & close
Newsletter Melomana
We announce new concerts, we remind you about the start of ticket sales, we let you know about the last vacancies
Register