the project



XI Edition 2019

Artistic Direction: Andrea Cavallari


Eleventh edition for FIRENZE SUONA CONTEMPORANEA, the international festival directed by the composer Andrea Cavallari which will be held from 11 July to 27 September. In these ten years the event has become a precious reference point for the public, continuing its mission of combining music and art through new experimentation, and this year it will offer first prizes, special projects and international guests, relaunching in a contemporary way museum spaces symbol of the Florentine Renaissance. During these years the festival has collaborated with artists such as William Kentridge, Jannis Kounellis, Eriwn Wurm, Alfredo Pirri, Vanessa Beecroft, Michael Nyman, etc. and with the major international ensembles: London Sinfonietta, Klangforum Wien, Ensemble Intercontemporain, Quartetto Prometeo, IRCAM, etc.

"The review focuses - says Cavallari - on the complex relationship between contemporary art and the historical past, responding to the needs of a new public, accustomed to taking advantage of the contemporary with multidisciplinary and almost multisensory events, with an approach to the experience of live show now defined by multimedia language and new technologies ".

In this festival the spectator will be able to learn about contemporary music outside the usual patterns, he will be able to attend concert music, but also to the most recent audiovisual masterpieces, from music, to cinema with live electronics, to contemporary art.



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