Presentation of Accademia Chigiana and Chigiana Global Academic Program 29/09/2018 at 12:30 in Area Edizioni Musicali
Accademia Chigiana: presentation of the main institutional activities and of the new projects.
With the participation of Nicola Sani, artisti director, Angelo Armiento, administrative director, and Antonio Artese, dean of Chigiana Global Academic Program.
WHERE THE STUDENTS MEET THE MASTERS
Founded in 1932 by Count Guido Chigi Saracini, the Accademia Musicale Chigiana is a world renowned institution for advanced musical studies. In its historical palazzo with more than one hundred rooms and a magnificent art collection, the Chigiana has shaped the musical life of thousands of young talented musicians from all over the world. We are committed to providing the highest caliber of musical education to young talented musicians and
to propel their career through international artistic engagements and professional opportunities.
INTERNATIONAL SUMMER ACADEMY
Founded in 1932 and nestled in an environment full of art, history, and an inspiring landscape, this program offers young musicians the opportunity for intensive study and performance under the guidance of internationally acclaimed faculty artists.
CHIGIANA INTERNATIONAL SUMMER FESTIVAL
An outstanding concert series featuring solo performances, chamber music, and orchestra that explores both innovative and classic repertoires. The festival features performances by faculty artists and debuts some of the best students on the international music scene. The concerts take place at the Palazzo Chigi Saracini concert hall, as well as in other locations in Siena and in some of the most evocative sites in the lands of Siena.
CHIGIANA GLOBAL ACADEMY PROGRAMS
(Winter, Fall and Spring terms)
The new Siena International Music Program @ Chigiana is a distinctive solo instrument, voice, and chamber music study abroad program. It seeks to prepare the young musician to take on a transformative, challenging role as an artist in the 21st century. Present partners
include: CU Boulder, Florentia Consort, University of Siena, Università per Stranieri Siena.
"MICAT IN VERTICE" CONCERT SEASON (Nov. - May)
Inaugurated in 1923, the "Micat in Vertice" season is among the oldest on the Italian national scene. Every year, it offers a series of first class performances by internationally acclaimed artists.