Since 14 years Gubbio combines his Christmas tree with one of the most anticipated Christmas musical events on the national scene: the Concerto sotto l'Albero (Concert under the Tree).
Over the years this event has seen major international artists perform, such as Giovanni Allevi and Philharmonische Camerata Berlin in 2007 or Sergei Nakariakov,"the Paganini of the trumpet", Sergei Nakariakov, accompanied by the Interpreti Venziani and Orchestra d'Archi in 2009.
The news that strikes the eye is the formula. The 2012 Concerto sotto l'Abero will not be in a single evening and will evolve into a mini-program of 4 events:
- Sunday, December 9th, 2012, 20:30, in the Church of San Domenico in Gubbio the incredible trumpet soloist of the Norwegian 25-year old Tine Thing Helseth, accompanied by the Orchestra Filarmonica Italiana, conducted by Giancarlo De Lorenzo, and the "I Piccoli Musici" Choir of Casazza, Bergamo, directed by Mario Mora;
- Tuesday, December 18th, at 21:15, at the Church of San Pietro will be performing the Shannon Rives and the High Praise Gospel Singers, from Missouri;
- Sunday, December 23rd, in collaboration with the 2012 Umbria Gospel Festival, in the Church of San Francesco from 21:30, with the involvement of the "Elba" association, the Spirit of New Orleans Gospel Choir;
- Saturday, December 29th, 2012, 21:15, “Le Musiche di Natale ("The Musics of Christmas") by the Cantores Beati Ubaldi, conducted by Maestro Renzo Menichetti. At the Church of San Domenico.
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Attached you will find the complete programme of 2012 Gubbio Città del Natale (Gubbio Christmas City), container of events to which it belongs 2012 Concert under the Tree.