In Naples, during the seventeenth and eighteenth centuries opera became a well-oiled industry that revolved around song. In this context, singers were not mere performers, but comprehensive musicians capable of creatively interacting with the composer. Durante’s Duetti are well-rounded examples of the Neapolitan formative ideal, in which educational function does not contradict aesthetic quality.
A summary of the 2015-2016 Season with over 150 concerts divided into 27 projects, including diverse genres such as music theatre, jazz, the great classical repertory, world polyphonies and contemporary music. One of the most significant novelties is that the audio and video of the Wednesday concerts will be broadcast live, through www.march.es/directo