Transcending Borders – Academy Voices concerts | Until 28th Nov

ICI London and the Royal Academy of Music present:

Transcending Borders – Academy Voices concerts

It is still on the series of seven performances celebrating Europe through song.

The goal of the cycle is to show that since the beginning of the Modern Era the different cultures developed by European Nations have been constantly opened to a mutual and respectful dialogue, so that they have influenced and inspired one another, creating a rich, multifaceted and vibrant common European culture.

Next events:

Monday 7 November, 7pm

ARIAS

The autumn series starts by serenading our hosts with a concert of opera in Italian

Monday 14 November, 7pm

SONNETS IN SONG

From Petrarch to Shakespeare, sonnets have inspired some of the greatest composers of Lieder and song

Monday 21 November, 7pm

TOSTI

Celebrated composer of Italian song Sir Francesco Paolo Tosti joined the Royal Academy of Music as a professor in 1894. this recital features a selection of his compositions, alongside other Italian song and/or works by other Academy composers

Monday 28 November, 7pm

LA SERENISSIMA

“…the city of mirrors, the city of mirages, at once solid and liquid, at once air and stone” (Erica Jong). A recital of songs inspired by the city of water – Venice

Booking details for the these events will be disclosed nearer the dates by visiting the ICI london website HERE

 

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