Wednesday Series

Futurism and Machines. In conjunction with the exhibition “Futurist Depero (1913-1950)”

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Numerous composers shared the passion for the machines, speed and means of transport characteristic of Futurism, exalting the symbols of modern life in their works, as these three concerts confirm. The first, for voice and piano, consists of a series of songs in which the train is used as an emblem of modernity. The second recreates the attempts to forge musical futurism on the piano and reflects the impact of this movement in the United States, while the third, for quartet, focuses on Soviet music, with mechanical industry and writing as a backdrop.

Concerts in this series