The Istituto per la Musica, in collaboration with mdi ensemble, organizes a new Workshop of the Research-led Performance cycle: Harmony and Form in the String Quartets of Niccolò Castiglioni, Bruno Maderna, and Giacomo Manzoni.
The workshop is aimed at already formed string quartets (2 violins, 1 viola, 1 cello).
The works will take place at Fondazione Giorgio Cini on the Island od San Giorgio Maggiore in Venice from 29 to 31 July 2021.
The following compositions will be discussed in theoretical and practical sessions:
– Niccolò Castiglioni, Romanze per quartetto d’archi;
– Giacomo Manzoni, Musica per Pontormo (Secondo Quartetto);
– Bruno Maderna, Quartetto in due tempi.
The deadline for sending applications has been postponed to June 27, 2021. The outcome of the selection will be communicated via e-mail and published on the website www.cini.it on July 5, 2021.
The selected ensembles must confirm their participation within 7 days, under penalty of exclusion from the ranking.