7 and 9 August 2021

Arcidosso square – Grosseto

9,00 P.M.

Popular work

Music by Thomas Fortmann
Libretto by Bruno Gaudieri Popular legends in octave rhyme handed down by Sestini and Moroni, Donizetti’s opera and mid-twentieth-century cinematography tell us about a melodramatic story anchored to a nineteenth-century vision. In dealing with this theme we followed an original interpretation closely linked to the few lines of the divine comedy, but supported by a rigorous and modern historical research, which, moreover, reveals a much more dramatic drama than traditional legends. ‘very particular and unique aesthetic, combining various styles of current popular music with contemporary classical and medieval music, recomposing this diversity in unity through his experience of international level, which began as a rock musician until arriving at a mature age to contemporary classical music and avant-garde.