V o i c e

Good body, I thank thee! for soprano, baritone and full orchestra (2019)

Text by Elisa Quarello based on poems by Fernando Pessoa and William Shakespeare

Premiere: 13th July 2019, Calouste Gulbenkian Foundation of Lisbon – Portugal

Gulbenkian Orchestra

Lara Martins – Soprano; Tiago Matos – Baritone

Pedro Neves – Conductor

(The video contains only extracts of the work)

 

Malebolge - Cantica seconda for bass-baritone and ensemble (2011-2012)

Text by Elisa Quarello based on Inferno by Dante Alighieri

Premiere: 1st February 2013, Conservatory of music „G. B. Martini”, during the prize ceremony of „Felice e Luigi Magone-XII“ Composition Competition

Ensemble of the Conservatory of Music of Bologna

Giacomo Serra – Baritone

Tommaso Ussardi – Conductor

La morte di Clorinda for soprano, tenor, baritone and ensemble (2011)

Based on Il combattimento di Tancredi e Clorinda by Claudio Monteverdi

Premiere: 20th May 2012, Pinacoteca Nazionale of Bologna, in „Tempo di Madrigale“

ZeroCrediti Ensemble

Elisa Bonazzi – Soprano

Rasool Ghapani – Tenore

Giacomo Serra – Baritone

Francesco La Licata – Conductor

 

Tierkreis - Cancer and Virgo for soprano and ensemble (2011)

Based on Tierkreis by Karlheinz Stockhausen

Premiere: 23rd May 2011, Conservatory of music of Bologna, in „Innesti – Beethoven&Stockhausen

ZeroCrediti Ensemble

Francesco La Licata – Conductor

Il canto di Cocito for soprano and chamber orchestra (2011)

Text by Elisa Quarello based on Inferno by Dante Alighieri

Premiere: 13th May 2011, Teatro Comunale in Bologna, in „I giorni della libertà“ Concert

Contemporary music ensemble of Conservatory of music of Bologna

Carolina Lippo – Soprano

Simone Manfredini – Conductor

Stelle (2011) for mezzo-soprano and big ensemble

Text by Elisa Quarello based on Stelle by Giuseppe Ungaretti

Il serpente (2008) for soprano and ensemble

Text by Guillaume Apollinaire

Purificatio (2008) for choir

Text by Emily Dickinson

Or poserai per sempre for baritone and piano (2003)

Text by Giacomo Leopardi