A Private Masterclass with Francesco Siragusa and La Scala Philharmonic
The prestigious and world-renowned Filarmonica della Scala was first set up by Claudio Abbado and the musicians of La Scala Opera House in 1982 with the objective of developing a symphonic repertoire in order to add a further dimension to La Scala’s great operatic tradition. Since then, the Milanes based Orchestra continues to showcase its incredible collection of talented musicians, impressing audiences around the world with their seamless musical performances. Whether you are looking for a private awe-inspiring performance to uplift the spirits, or an inspirational masterclass, this intimate musical experience is guaranteed to impress any classical music lover.
About Francesco Siragusa:
Francesco Siragusa is the first double bass soloist player of the Milan La Scala Orchestra and of the La Scala Philharmonic Orchestra.
Winner of the most important international music competitions such as the Giovanni Bottesini International Competition for double bass players and the second prize at the CIEM International Competition of Geneva, thus becoming a reputed artist all over the word.
In 2002 at 26 years old he won the competition and became first double bass player at La Scala Theatre.
He exhibited as soloist at: Alighieri Theatre (Ravenna), Dal Verme Theatre (Milan), Stadthalle (Hagen), Filharmonia pf Varsavia (played Bottesini with La Scala Philharmonic the 150th Anniversary of the Unification of Italy) Institut National Genevois (Geneva), the Auditorium of Aarau, the Macedonio Alcalà (Oxaca, Mexico), the La Scala Theatre (Milan) and so on.
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