Category: Music tales

Group portrait with composer

August 2, 2015

It is not uncommon to see the face of a composer portrayed into a painting of his era: yet, it’s not so usual that the author of the painting is an absolute and celebrate genius.

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A summer riddle, or a story of fathers and sons

July 24, 2015

Who was that famous composer who said: “He is the father, and we are the children”? And to whom was he referring?

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Theresia e il Settecento nascosto

July 17, 2015

“Carl Philipp Emanuel Bach e Boccherini sono due autori spesso considerati minori; eppure sono due tra i più importanti compositori di fine Settecento, ed hanno avuto molta influenza sui compositori della generazione successiva.”

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A mystery in music history, or the meeting of Mozart and Kraus in Vienna

May 8, 2015

Mozart and Kraus were born the same year (1756) and died a year apart from each other. Mozart lived mostly in Vienna, Kraus spent the whole life in Sweden. But did they ever meet? Did they know each other?

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Mozart and Lodi: a short but remarkable stay

May 8, 2015

15th march 1770 Leopold and Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart spent a night in Lodi: it was just a night, but a remarkable one, as the young Mozart composed the first three movement of his very first string Quartet

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“Do you like Kraus?”

August 20, 2014

Il Kraus Tour di Theresia Youth Baroque Orchestra fa tappa al Bolzano Festival Bozen: la nostra orchestra torna per il secondo anno consecutivo al Festival bolzanino e si consolida così una collaborazione di cui Theresia va molto orgogliosa. Il concerto è in programma giovedì 21 agosto alle ore 20.30 all’Auditorium Haydn di Via Dante, e […]

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