Micat in Vertice

The Micat In Vertice

Micat In Vertice 2014-2015

92nd season

November 22

Teatro dei Rozzi
9 p.m.

EUROPA GALANTE baroque instrumental ensemble
FABIO BIONDI violin and conductor
Vivaldi Symphony from Ercole sul Termodonte RV 710; Concerto in D min. RV 540 for viola and lute; Concerto in G min. op .8 n. 9 RV 236 for violin; Concerto op. 3 n. 1 in D maj. RV 549; Symphony from La Griselda RV 718

November 28

Palazzo Chigi Saracini
9 p.m.

Ancient Spanish Songs

Pablo Márquez guitar
Sor Seguidillas for voice and guitar; Andante Largo op. 5 no. 5 for guitar
Garcia Lorca Folk Song Arrangements for voice and guitar
Granados Tonadillas en estilo antiguo (F. Periquet) for soprano and guitar
Rodrigo Invocación y Danza, Homenaje a Manuel de Falla for guitar
de Falla Siete Canciones Populares Españolas for voice and guitar

December 5

Palazzo Chigi Saracini
9 p.m.

Talenti Chigiani

Monica Cattarossi piano
Breval Sonata no. 5 in G maj. op. 12
Beethoven Sonata no. 3 in A maj. op. 69
Respighi Adagio con variazioni
Tchaikovsky Nocturne; Pezzo capriccioso
Paganini Variazioni di bravura sulla quarta corda

Erica Piccotti will play the 1682 Stradivari Cello belonging to the Accademia Musicale Chigiana

December 12

Palazzo Chigi Saracini
9 p.m.

Haydn Quartet in b-flat maj. op. 1 no. 1
Beethoven Quartet no. 16 in F maj. op. 135
Brahms Quartet no. 2 in A min. (op. 51 no. 2)

January 16

Palazzo Chigi Saracini
9 p.m.

Tosti a casa D’Annunzio

Christa Bützberger piano
D’Annunzio Essays about music – Tosti Romances on texts by D’Annunzio

January 30

Teatro dei Rozzi
9 p.m.

JOHN AXELROD conductor
Beethoven Concerto no. 5 in E-flat maj. op. 73 “Emperor” for piano and orchestra; Symphony no. 5 in C min. op. 67

February 6

Palazzo Chigi Saracini
9 p.m.

La France s’amuse

Ravel Rapsodie Espagnole; Introduction et Allegro; La Valse
Debussy En blanc et noir
Milhaud Carnaval à la Nouvelle Orléans op. 275; Scaramouche op. 165b

February 13

Palazzo Chigi Saracini
9 p.m.

Schumann Kreisleriana op. 16
Chopin Mazurca in F min. op. 7 no. 3; Mazurca in C maj. op. 24 no. 2; Mazurca in C-sharp min. op. 63 no. 3; Polacca in F-sharp min. op. 44; Berceuse in D-flat maj. op. 57; Scherzo no. 2 in G-flat min. op. 31

March 6

Palazzo Chigi Saracini
9 p.m.

In memory of Guido Chigi Saracini in the 50th year after his death

Talenti Chigiani di ieri e di oggi

Soresina Varianti su motivo popolare lombardo for piano
Schumann Three Romances op. 94 for clarinet and piano
Grisey Charme for solo clarinet
Brahms Sonata in F min. op. 120 no. 1 for clarinet and piano
Sinopoli Numquid et unum for clarinet and piano (original version for flute and harpsichord)
Debussy Première Rhapsodie for clarinet and piano

March 13

Palazzo Chigi Saracini
9 p.m.

LES PALADINS baroque instrumental ensemble
JÉRÔME CORREAS conductor and harpsichord

La danse française

Charpentier Le Malade imaginaire
Mouret Les amours de Ragonde
Couperin Sonata “La Visionnaire” for two violins and continuo
Barrière Sonata no. 6 for cello and continuo
Leclair Overture from Scylla et Glaucus
Rameau Les Indes galantes suite

March 27

Palazzo Chigi Saracini
9 p.m.

Peter Laul piano
Dvořák Sonata in F maj. op. 57
Schumann Sonata in D min. no. 2 op. 121
Beethoven Sonata in G maj. no. 10 op. 96

April 10

Chiesa di Sant’Agostino
9 p.m.

Giulia Tamarri soprano / Gabriele Spina baritone
Beatrice Bartoli, Andrea Secchi piano four hands
Schütz Selig sind die Toten
Brahms Ein Deutsches Requiem op. 45 for soprano, baritone, choir and four hands piano

April 17

Palazzo Chigi Saracini
9 p.m.

Tchaikovsky Souvenir de Florence in D min. op. 70
R. Strauss Sextet for strings from Capriccio op. 85
Schönberg Verklärte Nacht op. 4


Ticket prices

First-category seats* (stalls and level I and II boxes) € 25
Reduced first-category seats**(stalls and level I and II boxes) € 20
Entrance only* (level III and IV boxes) € 18
Reduced entrance** € 8

First-category seats* € 25
Reduced first-category seats** € 20
Entrance only* € 18
Reduced entrance** € 8

* Unicoop Firenze and AmCham Italy Members: first category seats € 23 / entrance only € 16
**Reductions are limited to students and to those under 26 or over 65 years of age.

Advance ticket sale and box-office sale

Tickets for each concert will go on sale on the day before the concert, from 4 p.m. – 6:30 p.m. at the Palazzo Chigi Saracini box-office.
On the concert day, tickets will go on sale straight at the concert place (starting from 4 p.m for the concerts at the Teatro dei Rozzi, while starting from 8 p.m. for the concerts at Palazzo Chigi Saracini and at St. Agostino Church).

Online sales

Tickets for all scheduled concerts can be purchased at the site www.chigiana.it from 17 November up to two days before the concert date, using Visa and Mastercard.

Ticket reservations (tel. 333.9385543)

Starting from November 17 tickets can be reserved by phone on Mondays (except on 1 and 8 December 2014, 5 January and 6 April 2015) from 9:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. by calling 333.9385543.
Reservations must be confirmed by faxing (0577 288124) the payment receipt of the correct amount, which can be made through the postal account number 14032536, made out to the Fondazione Accademia Musicale Chigiana Onlus (via di Città, 89 – Siena), or by bank transfer to the the Banca Monte dei Paschi di Siena account (IBAN IT 08 B 01030 14217 000063125544), made out to the Fondazione Accademia Musicale Chigiana Onlus (via di Città, 89 – Siena).
A maximum of 4 tickets can be reserved for each concert.

Ticket pick-up

Tickets purchased online or reserved by phone can be picked up on the day before the concert, from 4 p.m. – 6:30 p.m. at the Palazzo Chigi Saracini box-office or the same day of the concert at the place where the concert is held, during the box- office hours.


Subscription prices

First-category seats € 240
Reduced first-category seats* € 200
Entrance only € 170
Reduced entrance* € 80

* Reductions are limited to students and to those under 26 or over 65 years of age.

The subscriptions available, left after satisfying the requests of last year’s season ticket holders, will be placed on sale at Palazzo Chigi Saracini on Wednesday 12, Thursday 13 and Friday 14 November from 11 a.m. – 1 p.m. and from 4 p.m. – 6:30 p.m.

Promotional Subscription

(Limited to students and to young people under 26 years of age)

The promotional subscription includes the following five concerts:
22 November, 5 December 2014, 30 January, 13 March, 10 April 2015.
Entrance € 30.
These subscriptions will be on sale at Palazzo Chigi Saracini box-office (Via di Città, 89) on Wednesday 12, Thursday 13 and Friday 14 November from 11 a.m. – 1 p.m. and from 4 p.m. – 6:30 p.m.

Special Price

Entrance € 5 reserved to special agreements

Change of seats

The Chigiana management reserves the right to change the seats reserved to subscription holders in case of technical requirements.

Lost Subscriptions

The subscription card is not duplicable.
In case of loss, the ticket holder must submit a copy of the denunciation to the competent authority, in order to receive a new extra entrance card at the box-office.

For further information please call ++390577220920/34 or, during box-office hours, 333.9385543.