700, a journey through Dante INFERNO is a performance for early instruments (Lute and Harpsichord), live electronics and voice.
The event is produced by the Italian Embassy for the 700th anniversary of Dante’s death, in collaboration with BIAG - Bangkok International Artist Guild.
Dante Alighieri (1265 – 1321), was an Italian poet, writer, philosopher and he is considered the real father of the modern Italian language. His Divine Comedy is widely considered the most important poem of the Middle Ages and the greatest literary work in the Italian language.
700 is a reading of selected cantos (I, III, V, XXXII) from Inferno in ancient Florentine, accompanied by original compositions plus medieval and Renaissance live music and videos with English subtitles.
Welcome remarks by His Excellency the Italian Ambassador Lorenzo Galanti.
The recital will be preceded by the introduction: Dante - the secret reason of his enduring fame throughout 7 centuries.
Music and live electronics: Jacopo Gianninoto and Alberto Firrincieli
Video and Voice: Maurizio Mistretta
Introduction: Francesca Andreini
The event will take place on March 25, 2021, at BACC
Free entrance with reservation Click
For more information, please contact
The Embassy of Italy in Bangkok
Facebook: The Embassy of Italy in Bangkok