Pre-concert Lecture

September 25, 2015 ~ 6:30pm

Special pre-concert lecture by Maestro Carlo Ponti illustrated by members of the Los Angeles Virtuosi Orchestra for its inaugural performance in Los Angeles at the Theatre Raymond Kabbaz on September 26th


Lecture Program

  • An introduction to the Los Angeles Virtuosi Orchestra.
  • Program overview: French and Italian musical masterpieces.
  • The operatic world of Jules Massenet.
  • Maurice Ravel’s music.
  • Giuseppe Verdi’s Rigoletto.
  • Astor Piazzola and the Tango.
  • Antonio Vivaldi’s art.
  • Peter Ilyitch Tchaikovsky’s Serenade for Strings.



Italian Cultural Institute
Sala Roberto Rossellini
1023 Hilgard Avenue
Los Angeles, CA 90024
(310) 443-3250


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