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SONIA PRINA (Contralto), ROBERTA INVERNIZZI (Soprano), ARIANNA VENDITTELLI (Soprano) · George Enescu Festival

This month sees some of our Artists performing at the Bucharest George Enescu Festival.
On 5 September, accompanied by Europa Galante conducted by Fabio Biondi, Sonia Prina appears as Silla and Roberta Invernizzi sings the role of Flavia in Handel’s Silla.
On 8 September, Arianna Vendittelli performs Amantio in Vivaldi’s Giustino with Ottavio Dantone leading the Accademia Bizantina.

RAFFAELE PE (Countertenor), LUIGI DE DONATO (Bass), JOSÈ MARIA LO MONACO (Mezzo-Soprano), FILIPPO MINECCIA (Countertenor), JUAN SANCHO (Tenor) · Teatro Colón Buenos Aires

No less than five ALLEGORICA Artists are involved in the production of L’Incornazione di Poppea by Monteverdi performed at the Teatro Colón under the direction of Jean-Christophe Spinosi who leads his Ensemble Matheus: Raffaele Pe (Nerone) ∙ Luigi di Donato (Seneca/Littore/Tribuno 2) ∙ Josè Maria Lo Monaco (Ottavia/Virtù/Damigella) ∙ Filippo Mineccia (Ottone) ∙ Juan Sancho (Arnalta/Lucano/Liberto/Soldato 1/Famigliare 1/Console 1)
Dates: 30 August; 1, 3, 4 September

ALESSANDRO DE MARCHI (Conductor), ARIANNA VENDITTELLI (Soprano), FILIPPO MINECCIA (Countertenor), CARLO ALLEMANO (Tenor) · Innbrucker Festwochen der Alten Musik, Theater an der Wien

On 7 August, the Artistic Director of the Innsbruck Festival, Maestro Alessandro De Marchi, conducts the first modern performance of the opera Merope by Riccardo Broschi, Farinelli’s brother. The cast features Arianna Vendittelli as Argia, Filippo Mineccia as Anassandro and Carlo Allemano as Polifonte. That rarity is to be performed again at the Theater an der Wien on 21 October.
Director Sigrid T’Hooft, a specialist in historically informed performances, creates choreographies according to passed-down dance books.

ARIANNA VENDITTELLI (Soprano), LUIGI DE DONATO (Bass), RICCARDO NOVARO (Baritone) · Beaune Festival

Arianna performs the title role, Luigi interprets Ariodate and Riccardo is Elviro in Handel’s Serse under the direction of Ottavio Dantone at the Festival International Opéra Baroque & Romantique in Beaune on 19 July.
A few days later, on 26 July, Luigi De Donato also appears in the roles of Bellone, Huascar, Alvar in the opéra-ballet Les Indes Galantes by Jean-Philippe Rameau at that same Festival under the young French conductor Valentin Tournet who leads the Chapelle Harmonique.