Events


New CD – Faust in the sky

New CD – Faust in the sky

It’s coming out next 23rd of June, for the Warner Classic label, the new cd “Faust in the sky”, a collection of three instrumental compositions of Cristian Carrara, performed by “I Solisti Aquilani” conducted by Marco Attura. The three pieces are drawn from the respective original composition: “Faust”; “Slot machine”; “Commonplaces”. Composer: Cristian Carrara Conductor: […]

Intimacy, Assisi, Teatro Lirick, saturday 8th of April, 2017,  h. 9.15 pm

Intimacy, Assisi, Teatro Lirick, saturday 8th of April, 2017, h. 9.15 pm

Intimacy, a show of and with Matthieu Mantanus, pianist and conductor, is a ‘visual concert’ for piano and videomapping, produced by Jeans Music Lab, and directed by Mantanus,that played musics by Cristian Carrara, Ludwig van Beethoven, Robert Schumann e Franz Schubert. Intimacy A musical show of and with Matthieu Mantanus Sara Caliumi, visual design Andrea […]

Viva Vivaldi – The four seasons mistery

Viva Vivaldi – The four seasons mistery

With the musical advice and the sound creation of Cristian Carrara, Viva Vivaldi – The four seasons mistery is going to be inaugurated the 13th of May, 2017, in Venezia, near Museo Diocesano: it’s about a multimedia setting up where the visitor will be immersed in an experience of extraordinary emotional impact, only and new, […]

Pärt, Lentini, Frisina, Carrara, Caruso: Misericordiæ Vultus

Pärt, Lentini, Frisina, Carrara, Caruso: Misericordiæ Vultus

“Extraordinary Jubilee of Mercy”, a collection of sacred pieces, much like a “sound vault”, illustrates the concept of sacred music in its broadest meaning through different types of frescoes. Not only as liturgical music for traditional sacred worship, but also as a collection of pieces that were not originally intended for this use. This collection […]

Mater, for string orchestra, SS. Giovanni and Paolo at Celio Cathedral, Rome, Tuesday, December 20th, 2016, 8:30 pm

Mater, for string orchestra, SS. Giovanni and Paolo at Celio Cathedral, Rome, Tuesday, December 20th, 2016, 8:30 pm

Mater, for string orchestra, is going to be performed Tuesday, 20th of December, 2016, in Rome, near SS. Giovanni and Paolo at Celio Cathedral, from I Solisti Aquilani, conducted by M° Gabriele Bonolis, in collaboration with Accademia d’Arte Lirica di Osimo. The concert includes also musics by Antonio Vivaldi. PROGRAMME Cristian Carrara, Mater, for string […]

Mater, for string orchestra, Basilica San Giuseppe artigiano, L’Aquila, 19th of December, Sunday, 6.00 pm

Mater, for string orchestra, Basilica San Giuseppe artigiano, L’Aquila, 19th of December, Sunday, 6.00 pm

Mater, for string orchestra, is going to be performed Sunday, 8th of December, 2016, near Basilica San Giuseppe Artigiano, from I Solisti Aquilani, conducted by Maestro Gabriele Bonolis. The concert includes also musics by Antonio Vivaldi. PROGRAMME Cristian Carrara, Mater, for string orchestra Antonio Vivaldi, Gloria in D major RV 589 for soloists, chorus, trumpet, […]

Eveline, for Orchestra, Teatro Lirico ,Trieste, 4th of December, 2016, h. 6.00

Eveline, for Orchestra, Teatro Lirico ,Trieste, 4th of December, 2016, h. 6.00

“Eveline”, for orchestra, is going to be performed for a world première on Sunday, 4th of December, 2016, at 6.00 pm in Trieste, near Teatro Lirico, who has commissioned the opera. The concert, who belongs to the “Progetti Contemporanei” survey, includes the world première of other works written by some of the most famous composers […]

Cinderella, music by Cristian Carrara, written and directed by Maria Grazia Pani, Bari, Teatro Petruzzelli, from September 29th to October 14th, 2016

Cinderella, music by Cristian Carrara, written and directed by Maria Grazia Pani, Bari, Teatro Petruzzelli, from September 29th to October 14th, 2016

CINDERELLA New opera by Cristian Carrara, composer Written and directed by Maria Grazia Pani Bari, Teatro Petruzzelli Giuseppe La Malfa, conductor Orchestra and choir of Teatro Petruzzelli Cast Cinderella, Claudia Urru Cinderella’s mum, Francesca Ruospo Genoveffa, Teresa Di Bari Carolinda, Desirée Pappagallo The stepmother ,Angela Nicoli The fairy godmother, Alessia Nadin The prince, Marco Miglietta […]

New CD

New CD

From 21 to 24 of June, 2016, near Auditorium “Renzo Piano”, to L’Aquila, in Abruzzo, the Solisti Aquilani under the musical direction of Marco Attura are committed in a recording of three Cristian Carrara’s compositions: Faust in the Sky; Slot machine; Commonplace. The three works are suites from the musics of: Faust; Slot machine; Song […]

Bianco, for chamber orchestra, Ravenna, June 10th 2016, 11.00 pm

Bianco, for chamber orchestra, Ravenna, June 10th 2016, 11.00 pm

Bianco, for chamber orchestra, is performed during Ravenna Festival, Palazzo Mauro de Andrè, on June, the 10th, at 11.00 pm. During the concert, entitled “Notturni per Burri”, there are also music by Mauro Porro, Ada Gentile, Fabrizio De Rossi Re, Alessandro Sbordoni, Roberto Fabbriciani, Nicola Sani, Vito Palummo, Stefano Taglietti, Salvatore Di Vittorio. Ensemble “Suono […]

New cd by Cristian Carrara

New cd by Cristian Carrara

On Thursday, 19th May, at 5:30 p.m., the new cd “Magnificat – Ondanomala” by Cristian Carrara will be presented in Lucca, near the literary cafè “LuccaLibri”, with the participation of conductor Flavio Emilio Scogna. Introduction by Renzo Cresti. Date and hour: Thuirsday, 19th May, 5:30 p.m. Location: “LuccaLibri”, viale Regina Margherita, 137, Lucca Free entry […]

WAR SILENCE, FOR PIANO AND ORCHESTRA, LA FENICE THEATRE, VENICE, MONDAY, FEBRUARY 29, 2016, h. 8 pm

WAR SILENCE, FOR PIANO AND ORCHESTRA, LA FENICE THEATRE, VENICE, MONDAY, FEBRUARY 29, 2016, h. 8 pm

War Silence, for piano and orchestra, will be performed Monday, February 29th, 2016, at 8 pm, at La Fenice theatre, by philharmonic orchestra conducted by Eduardo Strausser. Piano: Michelangelo Carbonara Program:
Gabriel Fauré
Pelléas et Mélisande, Suite dalle musiche di scena, op. 80 
 Cristian Carrara
War Silence, per pianoforte e orchestra 
 
Antonín Dvořák
Sinfonia n. 7 in re minore, […]

WAR SILENCE, FOR PIANO AND ORCHESTRA, TEATRO VERDI, PORDENONE, THURSDAY, MARCH 3, 2016

WAR SILENCE, FOR PIANO AND ORCHESTRA, TEATRO VERDI, PORDENONE, THURSDAY, MARCH 3, 2016

War Silence, for piano and orchestra, will be performed Thursday, March 3, 2016, at 20.45 pm, at Teatro Verdi in Pordenone, by Orchestra Filarmonica of La Fenice, in the framework of the concert “Make music not war”, with music also by Gabriel Fauré and by Antonin Dvořák. The orchestra will be conducted by Eduardo Strausser. […]

SLOT MACHINE, MUSIC BY CRISTIAN CARRARA, DIRECTED BY MARCO MARTINELLI, NATIONAL PREMIERE, OCTOBER, 30TH, 2015, H. 8.30 pm, MILANO, LACUCINA THEATRE. REPLICAS: OCTOBER, 31TH, 2015, h. 6 pm; NOVEMBRE, 1th, 8th, h. 4.30 pm; NOVEMBRE, FROM 3th TO 7th, h. 8.30 pm

SLOT MACHINE, MUSIC BY CRISTIAN CARRARA, DIRECTED BY MARCO MARTINELLI, NATIONAL PREMIERE, OCTOBER, 30TH, 2015, H. 8.30 pm, MILANO, LACUCINA THEATRE. REPLICAS: OCTOBER, 31TH, 2015, h. 6 pm; NOVEMBRE, 1th, 8th, h. 4.30 pm; NOVEMBRE, FROM 3th TO 7th, h. 8.30 pm

Music by Cristian Carrara, conceived and directed by Marco Martinelli. National première: TeatroLaCucina, Milano, ex Ospedale Psichiatrico Paolo Pini, 
October, 30th, 2015, h. 8.30 pm 
Replicas: 
October, 31th, 2015, h. 6 pm Novembre, 1th and 8th, h. 4.30 pm 
November, 3th, 4th, 5th, 6th, 7th h. 8.30 Musics by Cristian Carrara were recorded in Spoòleto […]

SLOT MACHINE, MUSIC BY CRISTIAN CARRARA, CONCEIVED AND DIRECTED BY MARCO MARTINELLI AND ERMANNA MONTANARI

SLOT MACHINE, MUSIC BY CRISTIAN CARRARA, CONCEIVED AND DIRECTED BY MARCO MARTINELLI AND ERMANNA MONTANARI

Music by Cristian Carrara, conceived and directed by Marco Martinelli and Ermanna Montanari With Alessandro Argnani December, 2th, 2015 h. 9 pm Theater festival Teatro della Società
Piazza Garibaldi, 10
Lecco Free admission subject to availability The event, conceived by the ASL of Lecco in collaboration with the town of Lecco and with Regione Piemonte, accompanies the […]

MAGNIFICAT – ONDANOMALA SUITE for bicycle and Orchestra – VIVALDI. IN MEMORIAM

MAGNIFICAT – ONDANOMALA SUITE for bicycle and Orchestra – VIVALDI. IN MEMORIAM

– Brilliant Classic, 2015 – Orchestre Lyrique et Symphonique de Nancy – Flavio Emilio Scogna, conductor – Carlo Guaitoli, piano Cristian Carrara (born in 1977) is a highly successful Italian composer, writing in an eclectic post modernist style. Inspired by the minimalist movement, the new spirituality of Pärt and orientalism he created his own personal […]

WAR SILENCE, PER PIANOFORTE E ORCHESTRA, BELVEDERE DI VILLA RUFOLO, SALERNO; RAVELLO FESTIVAL 2015, 11 AGOSTO, ORE 4:45

WAR SILENCE, PER PIANOFORTE E ORCHESTRA, BELVEDERE DI VILLA RUFOLO, SALERNO; RAVELLO FESTIVAL 2015, 11 AGOSTO, ORE 4:45

War Silence Cristian Carrara World première Tuesday, August 11, 2015 , 4:45 a.m. Three movements: 1- Trenches 2. Solituds 3. Fruts Belvedere di Villa Rufolo Dawn Concert Orchestra Filarmonica La Fenice Alvise Casellati, conductor Michelangelo Carbonara, pianist Josu De Solaun*, pianist – Stefan Tarara*, violinist – Eun-Sun Hong*, cellist Music by Beethoven, Dvořák, Carrara** *First […]

Omaggio ad Alberto Burri [Homage to Alberto Burri]

Omaggio ad Alberto Burri [Homage to Alberto Burri]

is the cd edit from the Bolognese label A simple lunch: it has ten compositions by some of the most important contemporary Italian composers. Bianco (2014), by Cristian Carrara, for flute in C, clarinet in B-flat, soprano sax, drums and piano, is, as the composer says, “an homage to the Grande Bianco by Burri. To […]

A little tango for my wife, by Cristian Carrara, for harp and violin, is performed by Maristella Patuzzi (violin) and Floraleda Sacchi (harp)

A little tango for my wife, by Cristian Carrara, for harp and violin, is performed by Maristella Patuzzi (violin) and Floraleda Sacchi (harp)

A little tango for my wife, by Cristian Carrara, for harp and violin, is performed by Maristella Patuzzi (violin) and Floraleda Sacchi (harp) during the concert tour #Intimamente Tango, in the following dates: 13 giugno: Legnago, teatro Comunale (Verona, Italy) 17 giugno: Montecatini Terme (Pistoia), The Gambrinus 17 luglio: Salotti musicali, Latina 6 agosto: Lapedona […]

Tales from the Underground, Theatro Municipal de Sao Paulo, Conductor John Neschling, Saturday , February 7th, 2015 [Reply Sunday, February 8th, 2015]

Tales from the Underground, Theatro Municipal de Sao Paulo, Conductor John Neschling, Saturday , February 7th, 2015 [Reply Sunday, February 8th, 2015]

Saturday 7 February 2015, at 8 p.m., at Theatro Municipal de São Paulo, in Brasil, was performed Tales from the Underground with Orquestra Sinfônica Municipal  conducted by John Neschling. The Symphony n. 9 by Gustav Mahler has been performed in the second part of the concert. Replica: Sunday, 7 Febraury, 5 p.m. Orquestra Sinfônica Municipal […]

Faenza, Teatro Comunale “A. Masini”, January 10, 2015, 9 p.m. – Concert  for the New Year

Faenza, Teatro Comunale “A. Masini”, January 10, 2015, 9 p.m. – Concert for the New Year

Young Musician European Orchestra Program: Johann Sebastian Bach, Concert in E major for violin and orchestra BWV 1042 Jules Massenet, Meditation  for violin and strings from Opera “Thaïs” Cristian Carrara, Mater  for reciting voice and orchestra Benjamin Britten, Simple Symphony Conductor: Paolo Olmi Violinist: Yury Revich Reciting voice: Ivano Marescotti Free entry

ALBACETE (SPAIN), PLAZA DE LA CATEDRAL, AUDITORIO MUNICIPAL DE ALBACETE

ALBACETE (SPAIN), PLAZA DE LA CATEDRAL, AUDITORIO MUNICIPAL DE ALBACETE

FIRENZE, Church of SANTO STEFANO AL PONTE, 78° FESTIVAL of the MAGGIO MUSICALE FIORENTINO, 11/13/2014, 8.30 p.m., [PREMIERE] Vivaldi. In memoriam A commission of Opera di Firenze   Conductor, Stefano Montanari Orchestra of the Maggio Musicale Fiorentino NEW CD – LABEL Brilliant From 21 to 26 October 2014 , at the Opéra national de Lorraine […]