Pink Wine, Rossini, and Rampal, first live performance of Natchez Pageant of Music’s 2022-23 season, set for Oct. 6
Printed 5:41 pm Wednesday, September 21, 2022
NATCHEZ — The Natchez Pageant of Music’s first live performance of its 2022-2023 yr will function the internationally acclaimed Italian flutist Fabio Angelo Colajanni.
Becoming a member of him will likely be flutist Danilo Mezzadri, soprano Susan Ruggiero, and pianist Brian Murphy on this first United States leg of a recital tour that started in Rome, Italy.
Colajanni teaches on the Modena and Terri music conservatories and serves as principal piccolo within the Italian Military Band. A flexible flautist, he not solely performs with a number of of Italy’s best orchestras, however he additionally collaborates in musical initiatives with in style artists in pop, radio, tv and cinema.
Danilo Mezzadri is a CUE Distinguished Educating Scholar and professor of flute on the College of Southern Mississippi. Moreover being principal flute soloist with the Gulf Coast and North Mississippi Symphony Orchestras, Mezzadri has carried out greater than 40 concert events as soloist across the globe.
Susan Ruggiero, a MET Opera district winner and first place winner in Shreveport, Louisiana, Opera’s Singer of the Yr competitors, is an assistant professor of music at William Carey College. She has carried out at venues in Brazil, Italy and all through the USA.
Pianist Brian Murphy is lively as a soloist, collaborative pianist, chamber musician and has carried out all through the USA, Mexico, Chile and Germany. He’s on the college of William Carey College.
The occasion, “Pink Wine, Rossini, and Rampal,” will rejoice the centennial birthday of the nice twentieth century flute virtuoso Jean-Pierre Rampal and have the music of Rossini, Albert Roussel, and Francis Poulenc.
The live performance will likely be held Oct. 6 at 7 p.m. on the Carriage Home at Stanton Corridor. Tickets are $30 every and could also be bought on the competition’s web site, natchezfestivalofmusic.com, or on the door.