FUTURISMO ORA


Lamborghini Showroom Baku

June 07, 2016


On the occasion of Italian National Day (2 June 2016) and the Grand Prix Baku 2016 (June 17-18), we proposed to carry out a multidisciplinary event in Baku based on Futurism, an important artistic movement, that characterized and heavily influenced Italy and several other countries since the early twentieth century, bringing innovation in all the arts, such as painting, sculpture, music, architecture, theater, cinema and even gastronomy.

A multidisciplinary event recall Futurism as an important artistic movement, started in Italy in the XX Century and spread around the world taking innovation in all the discipline of arts as Painting, Sculpture, Music, Architecture, Theater, Cinema.


The event, entitled Futurismo Ora (Futurism Now) aims to present the many facets of this creative movement through a path, structured into two main sections:


Art: Installation of paintings, sculptures, art photography, screening of movies and images; reading of poems and texts; The best works have been awarded with the presence of Italian Ambassador in occasion of the Italian Festival in Baku 2016;


Music performance: Music piece for ensemble and live car Ferrari and/or Lamborghini on the stage, composed and arranged by Stefano Muscaritolo and Kamalia Ali-zadeh.



Context connections:

Innovation, Speed, Technology: the basic of Futurism esthetics and philosophy.

Formula 1 Gran Prix Baku 2016

On 7th November 1922, in Baku has been realized the biggest Futuristic performance “Concert for Factory of Sirens”.


 


Programme of the Music Performance

Stefano Muscaritolo, "Luna, Lussuria e Velocita'" for Double-register voice (Basso & Countertenor) and Electronics Lyrics by Ludovico Ariosto (1474-1533) from Canto XXXIV "Astolfo sulla Luna" from "Orlando Furioso" and Filippo Tommaso Marinetti (1976-1944) "Lussuria-Velocita'" (All'Automobile da Corsa

Kamalia Ali-zadeh, "Atəş-bull" For Lamborghini car and String orchestra Composed by Kamalia Ali-zadeh in 2016 in occasion of "FVTVRISMO ORA Musical Performance & Art Exhibition" and to honor of the 100th birth anniversary of Ferruccio Lamborghini

Stefano Muscaritolo, "735" For Lamborghini car and String orchestra Composed in 2016 in occasion of "FVTVRISMO ORA Musical Performance & Art Exhibition" and to honor the 100th birth anniversary of Ferruccio Lamborghini.

Performers:

Baku Chamber Orchestra

Stefano Muscaritolo, Lamborghini Gallardo car

Ilham Nazarov, Basso-Countertenor