Imola, Siena – From October 14th to December 23rd 2019

The Imola Academy “Incontri con il Maestro” and the Chigiana Music Academy of Siena present the “ChigImola”, an innovative joint project, an expression of the harmony and collaboration of two Italian high-level musical institutions, both among the most influential in the world

  • 12 courses with the great professors
  • 16 solo recitals and chamber concerts, in prestigious locations in Siena and Imola
  • 1 international conference dedicated to Theodor W. Adorno, in the fiftieth anniversary of the disappearance and 2 round tables and conferences dedicated to management, creativity and musical training
  • 2 new musical pieces commissioned and performed as a worldwide premiere as part of the ChigImola Project

At the Teatro dei Rozzi in Siena, December 14th and 15th 2019, the Italian Youth Orchestra conducted by Daniele Rustioni together with the famous soloists, from the Imola Academy, Leonora Armellini, Francesco Maria Navelli, Roman Lopatinsky, Takeshi Shimozato, Wataru Mashimo perform the complete Concerts for piano and orchestra by Ludwig van Beethoven.

Opening Concerts

SIENA, October 26th – 5 p.m. –

Sala del Mappamondo, Palazzo Pubblico

Open lesson/exhibition: “The barrel organ in the European Courts”
FRANCESCO CERA, Renaissance organ


IMOLA, November 6th – 8:45 p.m.

Sala Mariele, Palazzo Monsignani

“The new soloists”