" O Patria Mia"
"O Patria Mia" Concert in a musical event to celebrate the 25 years of relations between Italy and Azerbaijan.
During the concert classical and ethnic music from Italy and Azerbaijan have been performed.
Program of the Concert
Ouverture Rapsodica, Stefano Muscaritolo (based on folk songs from Italy and Azerbaigian)
O Patria Mia, Kamalia Ali-zade (lyrics by G. Leopardi)
Ashik Oldu, Uzeir Hajibeyli (from the opera Arshin Mal Alan)
E Lucevan le Stelle, Giacomo Puccini (from the opera Tosca)
Sempre Libera, Giuseppe Verdi (from the opera La Traviata)
Dante a Venezia, K. Alizadeh
Pur ti Miro Claudio Monteverdi (rearranged for symphonic orchestra by Stefano Muscaritolo)
A Dialogue with Fuzuli, Stefano Muscaritolo
Cavalleria Rusticana-Intermezzo, Pietro Mascagni
Ay Dilber, Azerbaijani folk song (rearranged for soprano and orchestra by Stefano Muscaritolo)
Alto Giove, Nicola Porpora (rearranged for symphonic orchestra by Stefano Muscaritolo)
Tammurriata Nera, E. A Mario (orchestral arrangement by Stefano Muscaritolo)
With the participation of:
Sahib Pashazade, Tar
Farida Mammadova, Soprano
Ilham Nazarov, Countertenor and Baritone
Adil Akhundov, Tenor
Azerbaijan State Symphonic Orchestra, conducted by M. Pierluigi Destro.
Music by G. Verdi, G. Puccini, P. Mascagni, U. Hajibeyli, S. Muscaritolo, K. Alizadeh and folk songs from Italy and Azerbaijan. Choir Conductor, Valida Jalilova Republican Arts Gymnasium attached to Azerbaijan National Conservatory
Artistic direction by Stefano Muscaritolo