Programma Festival 2018

PROJECT "EUROPEAN SINGING YOUTH" 2014-2016-2018

13th EUROPEAN FESTIVAL OF YOUTH CHOIRS

"GIUSEPPE ZELIOLI" LECCO July 3-th 8, 2018

 

PROVISIONAL PROGRAM

 

Tuesday July 3

Arrival of the choir in Lecco and relative provinces (afternoon around 6.00/7.00 p.m.) Welcome and accommodation in families, Hotels, and religious institute.

Dinner and overnight.

For auditions and Basilica concerts, choirs are divided in Turn A and Turn B

 

Wednesday July 4: 

Part of the day free: possible packed lunch or lunch

6.15 p.m Lecco – Palazzo Bovara

Meeting at the Townhall of all directors and responsible of the choirs with the Mayor of Lecco and the Lombard Provincial and Regional Authoricies

8.30 p.m. Lecco - Piazza Garibaldi

Meeting of all choirs (in cerimonial attire or traditional costume) for the opening concert ceremony.

Parade to Piazza Cermenati.

Arrival of the traditional boats “gondole lariane” with the flags of the countries of origin of all choirs - In collaboration with “Gruppo Manzoniano Lucie”

Flag-raising performance and European Anthem - parade to the Basilica of San Nicolò

9.30 p.m. Basilica of San Nicolò

Greetings

Special concert of the choir guest of honor

 

Thursday July 5

Morning Free: possible packed lunch or lunch

2.30 p.m. Lecco – Crypt Santuario Nostra Signora della Vittoria - Piazza Manzoni

choir Turn B - Audition by the Artistic Committee

2.30/3.15p.m. choir Turn A - Opportunity of acoustic rehearsals in the Basilica

3.45 p.m. Basilica San Nicolò: first collective rehearsal of collective pieces (all Choirs)

9.00 p.m. Basilica of San Nicolò - Concert choirs Turn A

in the presence of public and Artistic Committee

9.00 p.m. Various concerts of some choirs in different locations in Lombardy

 

Friday  July 6

Morning free: possible packed lunch or lunch

2.30 p.m. Lecco -  Crypt Santuario Nostra Signora della Vittoria, Piazza Manzoni   

Choir Turn A - Audition by the Artistic Committee

2.30/4.00p.m. choir Turn B - Opportunity of acoustic rehearsals in the Basilica

 

4.00 p.m Basilica San Nicolò - second collective rehearsal of collective pieces (all choirs)

6.00 p.m. End of rehearsal

9.00 p.m. Basilica San Nicolò: Concert choirs Turn B

in the presence of public and Artistic Committee

Special concert of the guest choir………….

9.00 p.m. Various concerts of some choirs in different locations in Lombardy

 

Saturday July 7

9.45 a.m. Lecco – Basilica of San Nicolò

Third collective rehearsal of collective pieces (all choirs)

11.30 a.m. Meeting of the directors with Artistic Committee

6.00/6.30p.m.Musical Accompaniment to pre-festive Masses in the Parishes of the host cities.

8.30 p.m. Meeting of all choirs at Lungolario IV Novembre for the Folk evening

9.00 p.m. Parade of the choirs along the following path:

Lungolario IV Novembre, Piazza Stoppani, Lungolario Cadorna, Piazza Cermenati, Lungolago Cesare Battisti, Largo Europa, via Sauro, Piazza Garibaldi.

9.45 p.m. Piazza Garibaldi  -  European Folk Concert

on 11.00 p.m Return to respective accommodation

 

Sunday July 8

9.45 a.m. Meeting of all choirs in the Churchyard of Basilica of San Nicolò

          11.00 a.m.       Conclusive Holy Mass of the Festival –

                                  Collective execution of the Mass (that will be announced within 16 June 2017)

                                  and motets by various authors

Brasses: …………………………………

Organist: Massimo Borassi

Schola  Schola Gregoriana/ambrosiana:…………….

Director Maestro  cav. Pierangelo Pelucchi

Closing ceremony of the Festival at the presence of the Authorities, with delivery of the certificates to the participating choirs

 

Afternoon and evening 5.00-6.00-9.00p.m concerts in various lombard localities

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There will be some changes in the programme of the Festival