Villa Scacciapensieri

Soirées Fantasques, Festival Scacciapensieri 2023, returns.

Once again this year, we look forward to welcoming you to the most evocative location in all of Siena with the new edition of the summer music festival.

Thanks to the artistic direction of Angela Castellarin and Gianluca Luisi, classical and jazz music events will alternate with extraordinary artists playing live throughout the evening.

Show starts at 7:30 p.m.
Apericena from 19:00
Obligatory consumption € 30.00

For info and reservations:

Festival program:

Conductor Gabriele Centorbi
Music by Verdi, Haydn, Tchaikovsky

Tuesday, June 27 PIANO RECITAL   
Mijail Saprychef    
(2nd Prize ex-aequo International Competition Villa Scacciapensieri 2022)
 Music by Beethoven, Liszt, Scriabin

Tuesday, July 11 PIANO RECITAL   
Mihaela Manea  
Music by Mozart, Liszt, Prokofiev

Thursday, July 13 ORCHESTRA IL MOSAICO    
Guia Conforti soprano, Gabriele Centorbi conductor
Music by Bernstein, Gershwin, Tchaikovsky

Tuesday, July 18 PIANO RECITAL  
Eleonora Fazzini  
Music by Chopin, Liszt

Thursday, July 20 QUINTETTO8NI  
Ignazio Bruno, Roberto Biliotti trumpets
Simone Squarzolo flugelhorn
Giacomo Montanelli trombone
Niccolò Perferi tuba
Music by Mancini, Morricone, Beatles

Tuesday, July 25 PIANO RECITAL  
Marianna Pulsoni
(2nd Prize ex-aequo International Competition Villa Scacciapensieri 2022)
 Music by Haydn, Scriabin, Schumann

Thursday, July 27 CLASSICAL DUO  
Margherita Bucci flute, Elena Castini harp   
Music by Rota, Morricone, Piazzolla

Thursday, August 3 BIG BAND MACHINE
Conductor Klaus Lessmann
Music by Jarrett, Joplin, Ellington, McCartney

Thursday, Aug. 10 PIANO RECITAL  
Alicia Abensour
(2nd Prize ex-aequo International Villa Scacciapensieri Competition 2022)
 Music by Chopin, Schubert, Ravel

Tuesday, August 22 PIANO RECITAL  
Fulvio Nicolosi
(1st Prize ex-aequo International Competition Villa Scacciapensieri 2022)
 Music by Beethoven, Liszt, Prokofiev

Thursday, August 24 JAZZ DUO
Emanuele Marsico voice-trumpet, Joseph Nowel piano
Music by Gershwin, Carmichael, Rodgers, Kern

Tuesday, Aug. 29 PIANO RECITAL   
Ludovica De Bernardo
Music by Schubert, Chopin

Thursday, August 31 OPERA FANTASQUE
Luisa Berterame soprano
Martina Jandelli mezzo-soprano
Antonella Scivoletto piano
Music by Mozart, Bellini, Rossini

Sunday, September 3 NIGHT AND DREAMS
Elisabetta Lombardi mezzo-soprano
Cinzia Pennesi piano
Music by Brahms, Schumann, Mendelssohn, Tosti

Tuesday, September 5 EVVIVA TANGO!
Duo Anna Bodnar accordion, Andrea Sernesi cello
Music by Piazzolla

Thursday, September 7 4 HANDS PIANO
Gianluca Luisi, Angela Castellarin
Musiche di Brahms, Grieg, Moszkowski