Tuscany, with “Under the Medici Stars” a calendar of concerts to enhance culture

The Tuscan concert summer, with the month of July, comes to life. After the June appointments with the Ort which opened the program with Mozart’s music at the villas of Artimino and Poggio a Caiano, the review “Under the Medici Stars”, commissioned by the Tuscany Region to enhance some evocative Medici villas, she also stopped at Quarrata and Cerreto Guidi and at the Villa della Petraia in Florence, always in the name of classical music, jazz, Morricone’s compositions and Piazzolla’s tango.

“Enhancing the Medici villas means enhancing the cultural history of Tuscany, our artistic tradition, because these villas have been places of artistic, cultural, spiritual and scientific life for centuries – says the president of the Region, Eugenio Giani – Our aim is to confirm, through music, the historical role of those villas and at the same time to enhance these beautiful places where architecture and nature meet and overlap ยป.

With July, after the performance of Pisa Jazz in Seravezza and the evening at Poggio Imperiale in Florence, next Saturday, July 10, Quarrata will pay tribute to Dalla with the trio composed of Servillo, Mangalavite and Girotto, then the review will move on the 17th to the Villa di Castello in Florence with Espinosa, Drago and Casini, and the next day, Sunday 18th, to Pratolino with Giovanardi. The month of July will close with the appointments on Saturday 24 in Pratolino with the De Leo quartet, on the 27 in Quarrata with Montellanico and on Wednesday 28 in Poggio a Caiano with Altavilla.

After a break in August, the program of “Under the Medici Stars” will resume in September with four chamber concerts organized by the Ort. One of these will take place at the villa of Poggio imperiale, the others will give the opportunity to access the Medici villa of Careggi, property of the Tuscany Region and at the center of an important recovery and restoration work for some time.