Music

Buon compleanno Giuseppe Verdi!

Buon compleanno Giuseppe Verdi!

The President Dr. Luca Bonomi celebrates with us the birthday of Giuseppe Verdi suggesting four steps to approach the works of the Maestro and lyric opera in general.

Richard Wagner’s holiday in Siena

Richard Wagner’s holiday in Siena

Richard Wagner is perhaps the most representative character of the second phase of German Romanticism. As a reformer of modern musical theater he revolutionized the way of thinking about music with his concept of the Gesamtkunstwerk (total work of art), by which he arrived to a synthesis of the poetic, visual, and dramatic arts with music.

Italian opera, a show on and off stage

Italian opera, a show on and off stage

Italian Opera: where is the real show behind the scenes or on stage? In about 350 years of its life the Italian opera is a mine of anecdotes, secret stories and manias, let’s discover some of them! Comparing to other…

Summer events with Dante Siena

Summer events with Dante Siena

Concerts, plays, opera recitals, tastings and festivals are going to liven up your language course at DA Siena, discover what 2019 Summer has in store for you!

Opera concerts in Siena

Opera concerts in Siena

Every Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday a unique selection of the most famous arias and duets from the masterpieces of Puccini, Verdi, Rossini, Mozart and many more