Cortona Mix Festival: The Soldier's Tale
Teatro Signorelli Cortona AR ,
The Soldier's Tale, a chamber opera written by Igor Stravinskij in 1918 based on the libretto in French by Charles-Ferdinand Ramuz, will be performed at Teatro Signorelli. The Orchestra della Toscana, the dancers and the narrating voice will alternate in a special theater performance consisting of ballets, chamber music and a children's tale narrated by Riccardo Massai. The music of the opera also refers to different genres such as a march, a waltz, a chorale by Bach, an Argentine tango and North American jazz.