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Sacred Music Festival

29 June 2019 @ 0:00 10 July 2019 @ 23:59

The Sacred Music Festival offers choir concerts, chamber orchestras, organ concerts and Gregorian chants. Great music and spirituality can be enjoyed even by non-practicing Catholics or believers in other faiths.

The festival is held in some of the most beautiful and inspiring churches of Cortona, like San Domenico, Santa Margherita, San Francesco, the Cathedral and Le Celle hermitage.
It is organized by Cortona Cristiana association.

Program:

Saturday June 29

9 pm – S. Domenico church

Cattedrali

with Antonella Ruggiero, Fausto Caporali organ, choir Musicanova directed by Fabrizio Barchi

Sunday June 30

10,30 am – Eremo delle Celle

Inaugural Holy Mass

Ore 11,30 – Eremo delle Celle

Inuguration Photo Exhibition “Festival years 2004-2019”

in memory of Vito Garzi

9 pm – Signorelli Theater

From Bach to Ellington

with Enrico Pieranunzi piano, Simona Severini voice

Monday July 1

9 pm – S. Filippo Church

The Sacred Voice

with Eleonora Contucci soprano, Antonio Di Marco organ

Tuesday July 2

9 pm – Santa Margherita

Hail Holy Queen

with The Color Gospel Choir

Wednesday July 3

9 pm – S. Maria Nuova church

Stabat Mater

with Daniele Di Bonaventura, choir Armoniosoincanto
Director Franco Radicchia

Thursday July 4

9 pm – Cathedral

Gloria

by Antonio Vivaldi for solo and choir
International Young Artists Project, Director Pawel Gorajski

Friday July 5

9 pm – S. Domenico church

Aquerò
Oratorio sacro per soli narratore

Choir and Ensemble Fideles et Amati, Director Tina Vasaturo

Saturday July 6
SACRED NIGHT

Music Prayer Adoration

6 pm – Santa Chiara Monastery

Vespers

9 pm – S. Domenico church

Salve, Mater Misericordiae

With choir Coro della Diocesi di Roma, Orchestra Fideles et Amati, Director Marco Frisina

11,30 pm – Piazza della Repubblica

Eterno Tour Acoustic

With Giovanni Caccamo

2 am – Eremo delle Celle

Adoration
“Ha rovesciato i Potenti dai Troni ha Innalzato gli Umili”

5 am – Eremo delle Celle

Stabant Matres

with Deborah De Blasi, Ensemble ARSinPROGRESS, Ensemble Concentus

Sunday July 7

11 am – Catherdral

Final Holy Mass

Hosted by S.E. Mons. Riccardo Fontana, Archibishop of Arezzo Cortona Sansepolcro, with the choir Coro della Diocesi di Roma

Free

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