RossoPorpora ensemble – CORTE

12.30 pm | Palazzo Te, Sala dei Cavalli

RedPorpora ensemble
Cristina Fanelli canto
Elisa Bonazzi alto
Massimo Altieri and Giacomo Schiavo tenors
Guglielmo Buonsanti bass
Walter Testolin conductor


G. de Wert (1535-1596)
Sorgi e rischiara
Or si rallegri il cielo
Ecco che un’altra volta Marenzio Tirsi morir volea

Introduction by Giovanni Bietti

Museum ticket


In the majestic Sala dei Cavalli we will listen to the RossoPorpora ensemble, directed by Walter Testolin. Thanks to them we will be transported to the end of the 16th century, with two of the most prolific and innovative madrigalists, one, Giaches (Jaques) de Wert, the last of the Flemings, and the other, Luca Marenzio, the great Italian innovator. Through their madrigals, thanks to an expressive polyphony capable of rendering the meanings of the lyrics musically, we will enter the courts of the time, we will relive courtships, metaphorical deaths, idealized loves, dreamed loves, loves …

RossoPorpora ensemble - CORTE

June 2, 2022 – 12.30 pm
Palazzo Te, Sala dei Cavalli