Italia Romantica
Edmonton Symphony Orchestra

Italia Romantica

Oct 25 - 31, 2020 Various Times

Travel across Italy with the music of Italia Romantica! Italia Romantica features works from nine Italian composers, including Academy Award-winning film composers Ennio Morricone and Nino Rota. The program features six soloists from the ESO and includes popular works such as the Love Theme from The Godfather (Rota) and Love Theme from Cinema Paradiso (Morricone). Conducted by ESO Chief Conductor Alexander Prior, Italia Romantica is guaranteed to be memorable!

Alexander Prior, ESO Chief Conductor
Edmonton Symphony Orchestra

Program subject to change.

ORTOLANI  More (Mondo Cane)
Arranged by Richard Hayman

RESPIGHI  Ancient Airs and Dances, Suite I: Bergamasca
Arranged by Matthew Naughtin

BOTTESINI  Elegy No. 1 in D major

ROTA  Love Theme from The Godfather
Arranged by Matthew Naughtin

MORRICONE  Love Theme from Cinema Paradiso
Arranged by Flavio Regis Cunha

PUCCINI  A Puccini Trilogy
Arranged by Clifford Colnot


GABRIELI Canzon duodecimi toni II à
Arranged by Eric Crees

GABRIELI Canzona Prima a 5
Arranged by Arnold Fromme

MORRICONE Gabriel's Oboe (The Mission)
Arranged by Robert Longfield

MONTI Csárdás
Arranged by Peter Martin

Program Notes - PDF

Program notes © 2020 by D.T. Baker
Last updated October 17, 2020

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Sunday, October 25, 2020 • 5:00 PM SOLD OUT
Monday, October 26 2020 • 7:00 PM
Tuesday, October 27, 2020 • 12:00 PM
Thursday, October 29, 2020 • 12:00 PM
Friday, October 30, 2020 • 8:00 PM SOLD OUT
Saturday, October 31, 2020 • 8:00 PM SOLD OUT