FREE CONCERT @ EMBASSY OF ITALY
WORLD YOUTH CHAMBER ORCHESTRA
Only those who RESERVED thru the EMBASSY and received CONFIRMATION via e-mail from the EMBASSY (NOT PIAZZA ITALIA) will be admitted !!! The Embassy has total control over this event on 1st come - 1st served basis as announced below...
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THE EMBASSY OF ITALY / ITALIAN CULTURAL INSTITUTE + POSTE ITALIANE + AIFIC + COLUMBIA HEIGHTS EDUCATIONAL CAMPUS
ITALIAN+AMERICAN SOUNDS by WORLD YOUTH CHAMBER ORCHESTRA
FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 15, 2013 @ 7:00 PM
EMBASSY OF ITALY – Auditorium
3000 Whitehaven St. NW |Washington, DC 20008
(Just above Dupont/Sheridan Circles @ intersection with MASS. Ave.)
ADVANCE RESERVATIONS WITH EMBASSY A MUST
(please, READ below)
Doors open @ 6:30 PM close @ 7:00 PM
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DRESS: BUSINESS CASUAL / STREETS PARKING
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Damiano Giuranna, conductor
Marco Nirta, viola
The concert will feature fourteen young musicians, seven Italians and seven Americans, who have been selected through auditions to be part of the WYCO performing Giuseppe Verdi (Ave Maria, Quartet in E Minor) and Samuel Barber (Canzonetta for viola and strings, Quartet op.11).
ABOUT THE WORLD YOUTH ORCHESTRA
The World Youth Orchestra (WYO) has been founded in 2001 by Damiano Giuranna. In July 2002 the Orchestra has been appointed UNICEF Goodwill Ambassador and in 2003 it has received the Medal and Silver Plaque of the President of the Italian Republic.
Thanks to its international representation and to the strength in witnessing ideals of peace, brotherhood and youth, the World Youth Orchestra has obtained support from many personalities of pre-eminent world institutions: the Secretary General of the United Nations, Kofi Annan, the President of the European Union, the Secretary General of the European Council.
The young musicians of the World Youth Orchestra, representing the five continents, embody these ideals, bringing a new message of brotherhood to the world. The projects managed by MusicaEuropa include high-level training, participation in international musical events, music master classes held my well known music professors and musicians, strengthening multi cultural and human values through the universal language of music.