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Fabio Antonelli CD

Tuesday, January 7th, 2014

New CD production for Alessandro Sdrigotti.Musics composed by Fabio Antonelli for piano solo and cello solo, were been played by M° Giorgio Cozzutti at the piano and Graziano Beluffi at cello.Alessandro Sdrigotti has worked as recording producer, sound engineer and editing engineer for this new exciting cd.

IMZ

Wednesday, May 29th, 2013

Alessandro Sdrigotti is official member of IMZ.IMZ is an International Association based in Vienna. Members of IMZ are the most important national and private Companies working in audio video productions, ( opera and ballet).
Members of IMZ are : ORF, Universal, ARTE, Unitel, BBC, RAI.

Sergio Azzolini, C.Ph.E. Bach bassoon concerts

Wednesday, February 8th, 2012

New production published by SONY Classica. Recording project’s starring is Sergio Azzolini, with Streikerakademie string orchestra from Bolzano conducted by M° Georg Egger.
Triple Cd contains C. Ph. E. Bach bassoon concerts, also one harpsichord and fortepiano concert, one oboe and bassoon concert and one aria for bassoon and baritone voice.

Alessandro Sdrigotti did II cd post production, working all together M° Azzolini.

Say Alessandro Sdrigotti : like bassoon player, working with the best bassoon soloist in the world, it’s a great pleasure and responsibility, but it’ s also a dream that come true!
We had intensive and hard work days, but during our job I discovered a great artist and a really deep and sensitive person.

Midem 2012

Tuesday, December 20th, 2011

Midem, Cannes 2012.

Alessandro Sdrigotti will be present at the world music exibition in Cannes!

I wish a Merry Christmas and a happy new year, and I wait you at Midem 2012!!!

See you at Midem 2012!!!

Alessandro Sdrigotti.

42° International Operetta Festival - Trieste

Monday, November 28th, 2011


Every year, during summer in Trieste it happens the International Operetta Festival.
Last one was “Viva l’Italia”.It was a new production realized by Teatro Verdi.
Viva l’Italia, was an operetta about Italian History, since 1861 date of unity, until today.All this period was descripted with differents Italian musics and composers.From Giuseppe Verdi, to Lellio Luttazzi, Lucio Dalla and Francesco de Gregori.Viva l’Italia’s star was Daniela Mazzucato, on stage with Roberto Bencivenga and Andrea Binetti very famous operetta singers and Italian Cabaret by Oblivion.Orchestra and choir by Teatro Verdi and Power Jazz Unusual Orchestra di Pino Judec.
Director : Fabrizio Angelini.
Alessandro Sdrigotti has worked as sound engineer.

Ravenna Festival 2011 - Riccardo Muti - Nairobi

Friday, August 19th, 2011

Since 1997 in Sarajevo, Ravenna Festival dedicates the last concert to an important charity and social project called “The Road of Friendship’”. This project it’s an important and real cultural and artistic bridge between Ravenna Festival, M° Muti and some important charity foundation around the world.2011 was dedicated to Italian Kenyan Foundation.
Concert conducted by M° Riccardo Muti, was organized with more orchestras mixed together :
“Cherubini” Orchestra, Orchestra Giovanile Italiana, Youth Nairobi Orchestra, la Stagione Armonica, and differente choirs :
Theatre Piacenza Choir, Nairobi’s Choir and 200 children from Italian mission in Nairobi.
Alessandro Sdrigotti has worked for Italian Audio service BH Audio, that was responsible for P.A. rein forcement.
Alessandro Sdrigotti has worked as microphone manager for P.A. reinforcement.

Concert’s program :

Anna Kasyan soprano
Anna Malavasi mezzo soprano
Piero Pretti tenore
Alessandro Luongo baritono
Luca Dall’Amico basso

Orchestra Giovanile Luigi Cherubini
Orchestra Giovanile Italiana
Musicisti della Youth Orchestra di Nairobi
La Stagione Armonica
Coro del Teatro Municipale di Piacenza
Artisti del Coro della Città di Nairobi e 200 bambini delle missioni italiane a Nairobi

maestri del coro
Sergio Balestracci, Corrado Casati

Vincenzo Bellini (1801-1835)
da Norma (1831)
Sinfonia

da I Puritani (1835)
Atto secondo, Finale
“Il rival salvar tu dei…”
“Suoni la tromba, e intrepido” (duetto baritono, basso)

Giuseppe Verdi (1813-1901)
da Rigoletto (1851)
Atto terzo, scena prima
“La donna è mobile” (tenore)
Atto terzo, scena terza
“Un dì se ben rammentomi…” (quartetto soprano, mezzosoprano, tenore e baritono)

da Il Trovatore (1853)
Parte seconda – La gitana, Scena prima
“Vedi le fosche notturne spoglie” (coro)
“Stride la vampa” (aria mezzosoprano)

da La Forza del Destino (1862; 1869)
Sinfonia
Atto Secondo, Finale
“Il Santo nome di Dio Signore sia benedetto” (baritono, basso e coro)
“La Vergine degli Angeli” (baritono, basso, soprano e coro)

Da Nabucco (1842)
Parte prima - Gerusalemme, Scena prima.
“Gli arredi festivi” (coro)
Parte terza – La profezia, Scena quarta.
“Va pensiero” (coro)

featuring young artists from Nairobi’s slum.
The Safaricom Choir

Traviata - Arena di Verona

Wednesday, July 13th, 2011


The 89th Arena di Verona Festival has started with Traviata by G. Verdi.
Conductor Carlo Rizzi, director Hugo de Ana.
Sky Classica has broadcasted first performance of the season with the presence of President of Italian Republic Giorgio Napolitano.
Video HD was realized by Metis Film, audio recording mixing eand broadcasting were realized by BH Audio.Alessandro Sdrigotti has worked as recording producer, and mixing engineer for broadcast event.
In the photo gallery, you can see some photos about Arena, particulary have a look to the photos about audio control room prepared close to the Barbiere di Siviglia’s umbrellas!!!
Very glamour audio control room!!!

Show schedule : La Traviata
Music by Giuseppe Verdi
Libretto by di Francesco Maria Piave
Conductor : Carlo Rizzi
Coreography : Leda Lojodice
Director, sets, lights and costumes designer : Hugo de Ana

Violetta : Ermonela Jaho
Flora : Chiara Fracasso
Annina : Serena Gamberoni
Alfredo : Francesco Demuro
Giorgio Germont : Vladimir Stoyanov
Gastone : Saverio Fiore
Barone Douphol : Nicolò Ceriani
Marchese : Paolo Maria Orecchia
Dottor Grenvil : Gustav Belacek
Giuseppe : Gianluca Sorrentino
Domestico di Flora - Commissionario : Manrico Signorini

Concert to celebrate Woytila’s beatification

Wednesday, May 18th, 2011

The 1th of May 2011 it’s the date of the beatification of Pope Giovanni Paolo II.

For a lot of years Pope Giovanni Paolo II went on holiday in Lorenzago di Cadore, a beatiful country in the north of Italy. The association Arte Sacra - Musica dei Papi has organized for the beatification day a great classical concert in Lorenzago, to celebrate this important religious moment.
Artists on stage were Venetian Orchestra “F. Petrarca” conducted by Sandra Sofia Perulli, contralto Mika Kunii and choirs Schola Cantorum di Lorenzago and Ensemble vocale Dodecantus, conducted by Francesco Piazza and Marina Malavasi.

Alessandro Sdrigotti has collaborated with audio service BH and with video service Hot Spot, as sound engineer and recording producer for broadcast recording audio video.
Concert was broadcasted on Vatican Television TV2000 and RAI International.

Program of the concert :

A. Vivaldi - Arma, caedes, vindictae, furores – Juditha Triumphans devicta Holofernis barbarie – RV 644 – per coro e orchestra Cori: “Ensemble Dodecantus” e “Schola Cantorum” di Lorenzago”

A. Vivaldi - Stabat mater – RV 621 – per contralto e orchestra. Contralto Mika Kunii

W.A. Mozart - Ave Verum Corpus – KV 618 – mottetto per coro e orchestra. Coro “Schola Cantorum” di Lorenzago”

C. Franck - Panis Angelicus – per soprano, contralto e orchestra. Revisione musicale per orchestra di Mika Kunii. Contralto Mika Kunii Soprano Marianna Piazza

Giovanni Paolo II - Lettura della poesia “Lo Stupore” dal Trittico Romano – Meditazioni, liriche di Giovanni Paolo II – voce recitante: Prof.ssa Renata Baldisseri

A. Vivaldi - Gloria – RV 589 – per soli, coro e orchestra Contralto Mika Kunii Soprano I Saffron Jones Soprano II Carmen Claure. Coro “Ensemble Dodecantus”

Festival Schumann - Chopin

Friday, January 14th, 2011

As part of the celebrations of 2 hundred Schumann and Chopin birth anniversary, the Conservatory of Milan, has organized since September to December 2010 a series of concerts dedicated to these two great composers. Concerts, organised by the Conservatory of Milan in collaboration with the Accademia di Belle Arti di Brera, the Piccolo Teatro in Milan, were recorded audio video for later broadcasting on Tv2000 channel.
Alessandro Sdrigotti has worked as sound engineer, recording all the audio concert cycle, ended with the concert of the orchestra of the Conservatory of Milan, conducted by Aldo Ceccato, who performed the Overtoure Scherzo e Finale in e minor-major op. 52 of Schumann, piano concerto op. 54 in a minor op.17 soloist Luca Buratto and the IV Symphony of Schumann in d minor.
Excellent critics and numerous public presence throughout all the Festival.
Video have been realized by Videe s.p.a. directed by Giuseppe Giosi.

Ernani - CD Live

Thursday, November 11th, 2010

New production for Alessandro Sdrigotti.

Live opera by G. Verdi ” Ernani ” recorded in Turin.

Artist on stage were Tenor Fabio Armiliato, Soprano Daniela Dessì, Baritone Lucio Gallo and Bass Giacomo Prestia.

Orchestra and Choir of Royal Theatre of Turin well conducted by Bruno Campanella.

Alessandro Sdrigotti has worked as recording producer and editing engineer.