CANNETO SULL’OGLIO – Tomorrow, Thursday 11 November, at Municipal Theater “Mauro Pagano” of Canneto sull’Oglio the 7th edition of the international competition for musical performance “Stanze dell’Arte”, presented Thursday 28 October in Cremona at the registered office of the association, by the artistic and musical director maestro Andrea Di Giovanni.
PRESENCE EDITION. “It is with great joy and emotion that I confirm the departure in the presence of the seventh edition of the competition after the cancellation of the 2020 edition due to a pandemic. It is a difficult period for everyone, but it is an important challenge that we all have to win, we owe it to the many people who unfortunately did not make it. Music has the power to heal wounds and help us move forward and it is precisely for this reason that I dedicate this competition to those who are no longer on this earth today ”, says Di Giovanni.
THE COMMISSION. The commission will be formed by Di Giovanni himself flanked by maestro Salvatore Dario Spanò, appointed president, from master Paolo Ghidoni, already guest in the fourth edition, and from master Gianni Pirollo, new guest of this edition.
The artistic director thanks the master Chiara Daniela Calvino, music assistant and coordinator of the competition who has always supported him with professionalism in organizing the event, the vice president of the association maestro Matteo Pittino which unfortunately due to indisposition will not be physically present in the competition, the Municipality of Canneto sull’Oglio for having accepted the request to continue hosting the competition in the splendid setting of the Pagano Theater, the Lombardy Region for the contribution granted, considering the event of important regional as well as national and international importance, the Cariplo Foundation, the Province of Mantua, the Tamagni Pianoforti company which for years has supplied quality pianos to the competition.
THE CANDIDATES. The work done in selecting the curricula and programs presented by the candidates is not easy. The chamber music formations from both Italy and abroad are heterogeneous, confirming the position that in recent years has earned the competition in the field of chamber music both nationally and internationally. The winners will be announced on the same day tomorrow.