Welcome to an unforgettable night of music and passion! Join us on November 8th at the historic Clapham Grand concert venue, as we proudly present "Amore e Passione: Italian Opera and Neapolitan Songs" with Fabio Andreotti and Alessandra della Croce.
Prepare to be mesmerized by the soaring vocals of the famous Italian tenor and the stunning Italian soprano, as they take you on a musical journey through the timeless classics of Italian opera and Neapolitan songs.
The concert program is packed with world-famous pieces from the likes of Giacomo Puccini, Giuseppe Verdi, Georges Bizet, and other legendary composers, each performed with passion and precision by two of Italy's finest voices.
Step into the Clapham Grand's legendary halls and immerse yourself in the history and tradition of this iconic venue. From Charlie Chaplin and Morecambe & Wise, to modern day stars like Mo Gilligan and Michael McIntyre, our stage has played host to some of the world's greatest performers. And now, we welcome you to witness Fabio Andreotti and Alessandra della Croce make their mark on our legendary stage.
And to make this evening even more special, the concert program will be accompanied by the Simple Music Orchestra, adding an extra layer of depth and richness to the already spectacular performance. Get ready to be swept away by the power and beauty of this unforgettable musical experience.
The concert starts at 20.00. Don't miss out on this unforgettable evening of Amore e Passione. Welcome to the show!
Fabio Andreotti is a tenor born in Rome, Italy, who studied singing with Antonio Boyer and Gianni Raimondi after receiving his degree in Political Science from the University "La Sapienza" of Rome. He has also attended the "Ateneo Internazionale della Lirica di Sulmona," where he studied with Magda Olivero, Mirella Freni, Gabriella Tucci, and Renato Bruson. Mr. Andreotti made his debut in 1996, and he has won the Francesco Albanese Competition. He has sung in important concerts in Italy, Japan, South Korea, and Tunisia, and he has performed with the Suntory Hall, the National Orchestra of Estonia, and the Tokyo Symphony Orchestra. He has also recorded CDs of popular songs and performed with other musicians such as Janet Perry. His repertoire includes Alfredo in "La Traviata," Don Josè in "Carmen," the Duke in "Rigoletto," and Pinkerton in "Madama Butterfly," among others. He has also sung Verdi's "Messa di Requiem" several times and has been featured in ballet performances. Mr. Andreotti's singing schedule is always busy, and he remains a tenor of utmost quality.
Alessandra Della Croce, a mezzo-soprano from Naples, graduated in classical and modern dance, then voice at Conservatory “G.Martucci” of Salerno with full marks and honors. She specialized at the Palau de Les Arts with Maestro Zedda and has performed with numerous orchestras and conductors, including performance with Symphony Orchestra in Shanghai, China, under the direction of Maestro Long Yu. Della Croce has debuted as Giannetta in "L'Elisir d'Amore" and has played Valencienne in "La Vedova Allegra" at several theaters. She has won awards for her performances in "Don Quixote of La Mancha" and "Carmen." In addition, she has played Ines in "Il Trovatore" and Serpina in "La Serva Padrona." Currently, she is the cover for the role of Bice in Korngold's "Violanta" at Regio di Torino.
- Tarantella di G. Rossini (duet)
- La donna e' mobile G. Verdi (tenor)
- O mio babbino caro G.Puccini (soprano)
- E lucevan le stelle G. Puccini (tenor)
- Un bel di vedremo G. Puccini (soprano)
- Nessun dorma G. Puccini (tenor)
- Tonight tonight L. Bernstain (duet)
- Funiculi funicula' L.Denza (duet)
- Dicitencello vuie R.Falvo (tenor)
- The grandfather N.Rota (duet)
- I te vurria vasa' V.Russo (soprano)
- Torna a Surriento E. De Curtis (duet)