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Classical music in Catalonia
Barcelona | Girona | Lleida | Tarragona
Classical music in Catalonia - Barcelona | Girona | Lleida | Tarragona

Due to the coronavirus outbreak, it is not possible to schedule concerts right now. Meanwhile, we are proposing via twitter & Instagram daily auditions of classical works. You can access directly to the complete list of works or to the composer index. Enjoy and take care!

La Traviata, opera in three acts | Giuseppe Verdi
Ekaterina Bakanova, Laura Vila, Marta Ubieta, René Barbera, Quinn Kelsey...
Orquestra simfònica del Gran Teatre del Liceu
Coro Intermezzo (José Luis Basso, director)
Ricardo Frizzia, conductor

Giuseppe Verdi (1813 – 1901) was an Italian opera composer. He came to dominate the Italian opera scene after the era of Vincenzo Bellini, Gaetano Donizetti, and Gioachino Rossini, whose works significantly influenced him. In his early operas, Verdi demonstrated a sympathy with the Risorgimento movement which sought the unification of Italy. He also participated briefly as an elected politician. The chorus "Va, pensiero" from his early opera Nabucco were much in the spirit of the unification movement, and the composer himself became esteemed as a representative of these ideals. An intensely private person, Verdi, however, did not seek to ingratiate himself with popular movements and as he became professionally successful was able to reduce his operatic workload and sought to establish himself as a landowner in his native region. He surprised the musical world by returning, after his success with the opera Aida, with three late masterpieces: his Requiem, and the operas Otello and Falstaff. (Wikipedia)
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