46th Edition

Artistic Direction: Marcello Gatti

Great performers, young musicians, intriguing music in the amazing and unique scenario of the gem of the Italian Renaissance. The 2014 edition of Urbino Early Music Festival returns with a valuable offering of programs ranging from sacred music to vocal and instrumental virtuosity.

Program

07.19.14, 9.30pm – Urbino, Teatro Sanzio
“The Golden Age”
Music by C. Tye, M. Praetorius. Lyrics by W. Shakespeare
Quartetto Boreas
Julia Friz, Elisabeth Champollion, Jin-Ju Baek, Luise Manske recorders
Han Tol recorder and direction
Alexander Tol actor


07.20.14, 9.30pm – Urbino, Teatro Sanzio
“L’è Tanto Tempo Hormai”

Music by G.B. Buonamente, G. Frescobaldi
Ensemble Helianthus
Laura Pontecorvo traversiere di Assisi, Josuè Melendez cornetto and cornettino di Assisi, Rossella Croce violin, Elena Bianchi dulcian, Evangelina Mascardi theorbo and baroque guitar, Guido Morini harpsichord


07.21.14, 7.00pm – Urbino, Salone Raffaello
“A l’Imitation de Mr Froberger”
Music by J.J. Froberger, L. Couperin
Enrico Baiano harpsichord


07.21.14, 9.30pm – Urbino, Salone Raffaello
“Semper Dowland”
Music by J. Dowland

Paul O’Dette lute


22.07.14, ore 19.00 e ore 21.30 – Urbino, Oratorio di S. Giuseppe
“Hortus Deliciarum”
Music by J.da Bologna, F. Landini, J. Ciconia, Magister Piero
Ensemble laReverdie
Claudia Caffagni singer, lute, Livia Caffagni singer, recorders, viella, Elisabetta de Mircovich singer, viella, symphonia


07.23.14, 9.30pm – Urbino, Teatro Sanzio
“La Chambre Enchantée”
Music by J. F. Haendel, G.B. Platti, F. Geminiani, J.M. Leclair

Ensemble Docenti Fima
Susanne Scholz violin, Gaetano Nasillo cello, Alfredo Bernardini oboe, Luca Guglielmi, harpsichord


07.24.14, 9.30pm – Concerto del Territorio Ducale (location to be defined)
“Musiche e Cantate del ‘600 Italiano”
Music by G. Caccini, C. Monteverdi, S. D’India, G. Frescobaldi, F. Caccini
Lavina Bertotti soprano, Andrea Damiani lute


07.26.14, 7.00pm – Urbino, Oratorio di S. Giuseppe
“J.S. Bach: Das Musikalische Opfer”

Ensemble Fima
Rinaldo Alessandrini conductor


07.26.14, 9.30pm – Urbino, Salone Raffaello
“L’Avida Sete”

Madrigali by C. Gesualdo, principe di Venosa
Ensemble De Labyrinto
Walter Testolin conductor


07.27.14, 9.30pm – Urbino, Salone Raffaello
“Oratori Romani del’600”

Music by G. Carissimi, D. Mazzocchi
Ensemble Fima,
Alessandro Quarta conductor


07.28.14, 7.00pm – Urbino, Cortile di Palazzo Ducale
Renaissance Dances 

Ensemble FIMA
Lieven Baert conductor


07.28.14, 9.30pm – Urbino Cortile di Palazzo Ducale
“Recreation de Musique”

Music by P.A. Locatelli, J.P. Rameau, C. Ph. E. Bach
Orchestra da Camera Fima
Susanne Scholz conductor