Festival Barocco Alessandro Stradella Unveils 2022 Edition

By David Salazar

The Festival Barocco Alessandro Stradella has unveiled its 2022 edition.

For the purposes of this article, our focus will be solely on vocal performances.

The first showcase of the season will be a performance of Stradella’s final opera “Moro per Amore.” The work will star Silvia Frigato, Danilo Pastore, Margarita Slepakova, Eleonora Filipponi, Matteo Straffi, Federico Fiorio, and Masashi Tomosugi. Andrea De Carlo conducts.

The showcase will take place at the Palazzo Farnese.

Performance Date: August 31, 2022

There will be a concert at the Church of SM Nuova “At the Leggiardra Party” featuring ballads, madrigals, and dances from the time of Boccaccio’s “Decameron.” The showcase features the Ensemble Micrologus. 

Performance Date: Sept. 23, 2022

There will be several other concert performances and seminars throughout the festival, which ends on Sept. 30, 2022.