Gregory Kunde & Francesca Dotto Lead Verdi Recital

By Francisco Salazar

The Festival Verdi is set to present a recital featuring Gregory Kunde and Francesca Dotto on Oct. 11, 2023.

The program will be held at the Teatro Girolamo Magnani di Fidenza and will include excerpts from “Macbeth,” “La Traviata,” “I Vespri Siciliani,” “Luisa Miller,” “Ernani,” “La Forza del Destino,” and “Otello.” There will also be six romances from 1846. The recital will also feature pianist Gianluca Ascheri.

The recital is free of cost and the tickets can be acquired at the Biglietteria del Teatro Magnani di Fidenza on Oct. 10.

The recital comes after the Festival presented a gala in honor of Verdi’s birthday and also comes in the last week of the festival, which is set to end with the Verdi Street Parade.