Intro to Umbria, Easter concert, and other live events

Intro to Umbria, Easter concert, and other live events
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Intro to Umbria

Streaming Lectures with Local Tour Guide Riccardo Fausti


SEE YOU ON
Friday, April 23, and Saturday, April 24, 2021
10:00 am PST / 1:00 pm EST


4/23 - Geography, Nature, Food & Wine
Umbria uncovered: where to go and what to taste in the Green Heart of Italy

4/24 - History & Art
Umbria through centuries: from pre-Roman to Saint Francis, from the Renaissance to the Grand Tour

  Each live lecture will last about 40 minutes + Q&A
You will receive a link after your ticket purchase. Recordings will be available.
A percentage of proceeds will be donated to the Italian Cultural Center, San Diego.

 

Streaming Live from Teatro Regio in Torino
Easter Concert
(free event)

Director: Andrea Secchi
 
TOMORROW
Thursday, April 1, 2021
11:00 am PST / 2:00 pm EST / 8:00 pm in Italy

 

Antonio Lotti (1667-1740)
Crucifixus in C minor for eight voices cappella Chorus

Johann Sebastian Bach (1685-1750)
«Wir setzen uns mit Tränen nieder» from St Matthew Passion BWV 244

Anton Bruckner (1824-1896)
Christus factus est, Mottetto in D minor for cappella Chorus WAB 11

Gioachino Rossini (1792-1868)
O salutaris Hostia in F sharp minor for cappella Chorus

Giuseppe Verdi (1813-1901)
Laudi alla Vergine Maria for cappella female Chorus from Four Sacred Pieces

Gabriel Fauré (1845-1924)
En prière in E flat major for voice and piano
(Arrangement for Chorus by Jan Meyerowitz) 
Cantique de Jean Racine in D flat major for Chorus and piano op. 11
Agnus Dei e In Paradisum for Chorus and piano from Requiem op. 48


Il Mese Dedicato alle Donne
Women's History Month
We dedicate this month to Shakti Rising, a social change organization transforming the lives of women, girls, and the larger community. Check out their offerings and / or drop in for a donation.
Shakti Rising
 
 

Ancient Rome

Streaming Lectures with Archeology Expert and Tour Guide
Simone Lanna

 
SEE YOU ON
Tuesday, April 6, Wednesday, April 7
Tuesday, April 13, Wednesday, April 14

8:30 am PST / 11:30 pm EST


4/6 - Colosseum & Gladiators
Explore the Colosseum and empathize with its main characters: the emperors, the gladiators, the architect, and the spectators.

4/7 - Ostia Antica
Explore Ostia Antica through the eyes of four figures: the politician, the slave, the merchant, and the fireman.
4/13 - Ides of March
Rome, March 15, 44 BC. At noon, Caesar reaches the Senators in the meeting room. A bad omen. He cancels the meeting. Fifteen minutes later his corpse lays on the floor, covered in blood.

4/14 - Imperial Madness
Blood, intrigues, betrayals, love and hate stories of the most famous dynasty of
Ancient Rome: Tiberius, Caligola, Claudius and Nero.
Each live lecture will last about 90 minutes + Q&A
You will receive a link after your ticket purchase. Recordings will be available.
A percentage of proceeds will be donated to the Italian Cultural Center, San Diego.

 
 

Tour Italy from Home

Virtual Tours and Lectures for your Private Party
Learn about Italy before your trip :)
 

AVAILABLE ON REQUEST
Email us
 
 

Music and Film

Ennio Morricone


Enjoy these movies with scores by Ennio Morricone!
Including: 'Days of Heaven', 'The Bird with the Crystal Plumage', 'The Professional: Burn!', 'Arabian Nights,', 'The Big Gundown', 'Machine Gun McCain'.

Enjoy on
CriterionChannel.com (14-day free trial for new members)
 

Discover Naples!
Four live lectures
with Actor, Storyteller, and Naples' Guide

Andrea Fiorillo
Join us for a virtual exploration of one of the most magical cities in Italy!

DATES OF VIRTUAL TOURS TO BE ANNOUNCED

You will access to the recordings of four lectures about Naples as well.
Each live event will last about 40 minutes + Q&A
You will receive a link after your ticket purchase.
A percentage of proceeds will be donated to the Italian Cultural Center, San Diego.

Una Vacanza Italiana
A Vacation for Your Soul
We are booking vacations for the second part of 2021 and 2022, and we are including free rescheduling so that you can be as flexible as needed.
Planning a trip is good for the soul and it will give you something to look forward to :)

You can email us, call, or submit your request on our website for a

free consultation
We thank you for any referrals you may want to send our way.

 

Face Masks by Monica Peretto:
Agente di Viaggio di Professione, Sarta per Passione!

Made in Italy
One of our travel designers is temporarily making beautiful hand-made masks, 100% cotton, three layers, with filter pocket, washable. Custom orders are welcomed.
Visit her store 'Moni for Happiness' on
Etsy

A Piece of Italy for you:
Paintings of Cinque Terre, Florence, Lake Como, and more
Teresa's paintings are inspired by the beauty of Italy's landscapes. If you are interested in commissioning her artwork, let us know :)  Prices from 150 to $1500 depending on size (acrylics on canvas).

Email us for details!

Discover Your Italian Roots
La Famiglia é Tutto :)
Family is everything. Are you curious about your Italian heritage? Would you like to find out more than you already know?
Email us!
Photo circa 1952
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