In this very special year, the Christmas concert will be held at the Teatro La Fenice. The Orchestra and Choir of the Teatro La Fenice will be protagonists under the musical direction of Gianluca Capuano. On the program “Te Deum H. 146 in D major” for soloists, choir and orchestra by Marc-Antoine Charpentier and two compositions by Arcangelo Corelli including the “Concerto grosso in D major No. 4, op 6” and “Concerto grosso in g minor No. 8, op 6” (Christmas Concerto).
Born in Milan, Gianluca Capuano graduated in organ, composition and conducting from the Conservatory of his city. He then specialized in early music at the “Scuola Civica” in Milan. He also graduated with honors in theoretical philosophy from the University of Milan. He has performed as a soloist and conductor throughout Europe, the United States, Russia and Japan, collaborating with artists such as: Michael Chance, Emma Kirkby, Cecilia Bartoli, Max Emanuel Cencic, Philippe Jaroussky, Diego Fasolis, Lorenzo and Vittorio Ghielmi. Particularly appreciated in the baroque and classical repertoire, he has worked with the choirs of the Opéra de Nancy, Lyon and Montpellier and with many orchestras such as: I Pomeriggi Musicali, LaVerdi Barocca (Milan), Milano Classica, I Virtuosi Italiani, Arpeggione (Austria), Musica Florea (Czech Republic).
Location: La Fenice Opera House, Venice
Schedule: December 19, 2020