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Bella Napoli: Neapolitan Songs – Italy’s Greatest Hits

March 22, 2017 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

$180 – $200

We are pleased to offer you a wonderful journey through the great Music tradition of Naples. Guided by opera expert Peter Gordon, we’ll review some of the most popular Neapolitan songs — written by some of Italy’s best-known classical composers — in classical, folkloric and popular styles, and how they have spun off to become a part of modern popular culture, not just in Italy but worldwide. We’ll listen to some not so well-known as well as some modern versions of this traditional art form. These are songs of love, passion, jealously and war. You will see the sun, smell the flowers and feel the breezes off the Bay of Naples

You don’t need to know Italian to enjoy this session, and even if you do know, it may not help much, since these are sung in Neapolitan dialect! We’ll take a look at that too.

Date: Wednesday, 22 March 2017

Time: 19:00 – 21:00
Venue: Comitato della Dante Alighieri di Hong Kong Ltd. 1/F, Honest Building, 9-11 Leighton Road, Causeway Bay, Hong Kong
Fee 200 HKD (180HKD for DA members and students)

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Details

Date:
March 22, 2017
Time:
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Cost:
$180 – $200

Venue

Dante Alighieri Society in Hong Kong
1/F Honest Building, 9-11 Leighton Road
Causeway Bay, Hong Kong
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Phone:
+852 28329799
Website:
www.ladante.cc

Organizer

Dante Alighieri Society in Hong Kong
Phone:
+852 28329799
Email:
dantealighieri@ladante.cc
Website:
www.ladante.cc