The Festival opens with 200.Com A project for the city, in its 8th edition with L’elisir d’amore by Gaetano Donizetti, on stage Wetnesday 29th June, Friday 1st and Saturday 2nd July. Conducting Orchestra 1813, choir and professional singers will be the Conductor Azzurra Steri. The direction is entrusted to Manuel Renga. Main characters will be the AsLiCo singers, winners and finalists of past editions of the Competition for Young Opera Singers.
on 7 july Fatoumata Diawara is back performing in Como, city where she lives and has built her family. She will present Fenfo, the album that earned her two Grammy Award nominations in 2019, co-produced by Diawara and Matthieu Chedid and recorded between Mali, Burkina Faso, Barcelona and Paris.
On 8 July, renowned Como violinist Davide Alogna will perform with the AYSO Orchestra (Apulian Youth Symphony Orchestra), led by the baton of Conductor Teresa Satalino. Music by L. Bernstein, F. Mendelssohn, I. Stravinskij.
Kataklò Athletic Dance Theatre, the main physical theatre Italian Company, returns to the scene praising the restart: we are Back to Dance! In Como at Festival Como Città della musica, on 9 July.
Boys don’t cry, a 2018 creation by Hervé Koubi for seven dancers, is a reflection on the construction of identity in a 'closed' society, through moments of spoken text combined with the company's characteristic style, between hip-hop and contemporary fluidity. On 13 July in Como
Oblivion are the five senses of musical satire, the five continents of parody, the five degrees of separation between Queen and Gianni Morandi. On 14 July in Como