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Trio d'Archi di Firenze
Trio d'Archi di Firenze
Mittente: Wolfgang Amadé Mozart
Letters and Divertissement for string trio KV563
The show offers a real immersion in the world of one of the greatest genius of the history of music. Thanks to the juxtaposition of some of the most significant letters and of his last chamber music masterpiece (the Divertissement for string trio KV56, written at the end of his life, where all his previous compositional experiences seem to converge and sublime) it is possible to grasp and appreciate both the search for an aesthetic ideal of harmony and perfection, and an everyday life made of small event and almost without ideal impulses.
So a Mozart “man of his time”, of that time which soon after that, (the Storming of the Bastille took place the year after the trio’s composition) would start its inexorable decline to make way for the bourgeois era, characterized by other relationships between the emotions of the “I” of the artist and his art.
The eclectic Tullio Solenghi, with his skillful irony and overflowing personality, will join to the performance of the Divertissement, by creating a wonderful and intense union alternating ironies, emotions, jests and witticisms.
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Divertissement in E flat major K 563 (tot. 45’)
Minuetto – Trio
Minuetto – Trio I – Trio II
Readings by Tullio Solenghi
Mozart K563. An absolute masterpiece for abundance of harmonic and contrapuntal invention and expressive variety of thematic play, full of feeling and moods. Sophisticated and refined, a perfect balance between the “erudite” writing and the popular freshness which are meld in an unique element. Overflowing beauty made of virtuosities, imitation play among the parties, meditative-spiritual feelings, peasant themes, the carillon style and the refinement of the instrumental embellishment.
A contagious vital energy which guarantees an unrivaled emotional and sensorial involvement.
At the age of 17 he attended the Theatre School of Teatro Stabile in Genoa. He made his debut in theatre in the season 1970-71 with "Madre Courage" by B. Brecht, production by Teatro Stabile in Genoa, alongside Lina Volonghi. Always in the Stabile seven theatre seasons followed, which include texts by Moliere, Pirandello, Shakespeare, Goldoni, directed by Squarzina, Quartucci, Besson, Costa Giovangigli alongside Alberto Lionello, Tino Buazzelli, Giorgio Albertazzi, Lilla Brignone, Giulio Brogi, Eros Pagni Omero Antonutti, Lea Massari, in addition to Volonghi.
In 1977 he made his debut with a cabaret show at Refettorio in Milan together with Beppe Grillo. In 1978 he made his debut in TV in “Luna Park, a variety show presented by Pippo Baudo, with Grillo, Fioretta Mari, La Smorfia, Heater Parisi, Enrico Beruschi. Some television brilliant comedies followed (“La Pulce nell'orecchio”, “Le Pillole d'Ercole”, “La Zia di Carlo”, “Due Dozzine di Rose Scarlatte” with Aroldo Tieri, Giuliana Lojodice, Paola Quattrini, Milena Vukotic, Paolo Poli, directions by di Eros Macchi, Daniele D'Anza, Davide Montemurri, Frazzi twins).
At the end of the 80s he took part in television variety shows with Ave Ninchi, Corrado, Sandra Mondaini.
In 1982 he founded the Trio with Anna Marchesini and Massimo Lopez, initially with the variety show “Helzapoppin Radio Due”, then in TV with “Tastomatto”, “Domenica In” (1984, with Damato, Gardini) “Fantastico” (1987, Baudo, Martinez, Cuccarini) “I Promessi Sposi” (1990); this latter achieved a record of 14 millions of viewers. In 1987 and 1990, always with the Trio, he realized two theatre shows which gained box office record: “Allacciare le Cinture di Sicurezza” and “In Principio Era il Trio”.
The Trio broke up in 1994 and the following year Solenghi was the protagonist of the Raidue program “Primo Cittadino”. In the same year he lent his voice to the character of Scar in the Walt Disney cartoon “The Lion King”.
In 1996 he performed “Due di Noi” by M. Frayn with Anna Marchesini at the Piccolo Eliseo in Rome, obtaining three months of sold out. In TV, always in pair wit Marchesini, he was author and actor of the TV-movie in two-episodes “La Rossa Del Roxy Bar”. In the same year he hosted a lucky edition of “Striscia La Notizia” alongside Gene Gnocchi and this experience was repeated in the following year.
In 1997 he performed with the same Gnocchi and Veronica Pivetti the movie by Lina Wertmüller “Metalmeccanico e Parrucchiera”.
Since 1996 onwards he has been testimonial of a cult advertising for Lavazza alongside Riccardo Garrone.
In the theatre season 1997/98 he debuted with the musical “Frankensteinmusical”, of which he was also author together with Presta and Dose, music by Daniele Silvestri. The show turned out to be the fourth encashment of the season.
In the season 1998/99 he presented “Domenica In” alongside Gian Carlo Magalli. In June 1999 he made his debut in theatre with “Insalata Di Riso” which, after a lucky tour all over Italy, has been taken up also by TV for the series PALCOSCENICO. The show is still active, having already exceeded the 150,000 performances.
In the TV season 2000/2001 he was regular guest of the Raidue program CONVESCION with the characters of Giampiero Mughini and Cardinal Vesponi.
During the season 2001/2002 he was guest of the program “Quelli Che Il Calcio”, hosted by Simona Ventura, with two new characters: Briatore and the football player Tommasi. In the same season he took part also in “Convenscion a colori” with the characters of Luca Giurato, Iervolino and Enzo Biagi.
In January 2002 he worked again in pair with Massimo Lopez in advertising (Telecom Campaign) and in the television field (Max and Tux).
In August 2003 he made his debut again in theatre with The Odd Couple (“La Strana Coppia”) by N. Simon alongside Massimo Lopez, show that has been performed for two consecutive seasons2003/2004 and 2004/2005.
In August 2005 he debuted with The Taming of the Shrew (“La Bisbetica Domata”), Lavia production. In this show he played the role of Petrucchio. Direction by Matteo Tarasco.
TRIO D'ARCHI DI FIRENZE
PATRIZIA BETTOTTI - violin
PIERPAOLO RICCI - viola
LUCIO LABELLA DANZI - cello
The pleasure of playing together, the sharing of the performance’s emotion and the appreciation of the aesthetic beauty are the elements which led the three performers to join in Trio. Perfect ensemble for number and balance of the parties, where the individuality of each musician is respected in the instrumental appearance and enhanced in the chamber dimension.
The years of individual zeal, both chamber and orchestral, the personal experiences, the research for the ensemble sound and the continuous exchange of ideas and intuitive and sensitive knowledges make the work of the group highly interesting and productive, seeking to give to the listener, moments in which stimulating the imagination, arousing the thinking, creating emotions.
& Trio d'Archi di Firenze