"The experienced Italian conductor Simone Fontanelli guided the

Manson Ensemble with a sure hand. Webern's Six Pieces opus 6

were well realized, reaching a truly shattering climax" 

Barry Millington - The London Times

2018

November 25  

Berlin (D), Staatsoper Unter den Linden - Monteverdi Italien

Simone Fontanelli

Je commence par déclarer (2017), for violin and recorder with a vocal part for both performers.

Dorothee  Oberlinger, recorder/voice and Dmitry Sinkovsky, violin/voice

 

September 16  

Dresden (D), Staatskapelle Dresden

WP of Simone Fontanelli’s

C’era una volta un pezzo di legno (…e adesso ancora), for clarinet and large ensemble (2018).

Robert Oberaigner, clarinet; Staatskapelle Dresden 

 

June, dates TBA 

Stoke d'Abernon (UK)

Yehudi Menuhin School – Chamber music Masterclass

 

June, dates TBA

London (UK)

Guildhall School of Music and Drama - Composition Masterclass and lecture

 

June 10 

Potsdam (D), Musikfestspiele Sanssouci und Nikolaisaal Potsdam

WP of Simone Fontanelli’s

Je commence par déclarer (2017), for violin and recorder with a vocal part for both performers.

Commissioned by Musikfestspiele Sanssouci

Dorothee  Oberlinger, recorder/voice and Dmitry Sinkovsky, violin/voice 

 

May 6

Lucca (I),  Festival Lucca Classica - Palazzo Ducale, Sala Ademollo. Ore 16:30

Sed fieri sentio… (2011), for 8 cellos - Italian premiere

Cello students from the Mozarteum Salzburg. Enrico Bronzi, cond.

 

May 3-4 

Frosinone (I), Conservatorio “L. Refice”

Music Analysis Masterclass on the contemporary repertoire for guitar

 

April 10-11 

Manchester (UK) – Chetham’s Shool of Music

Chamber music Masterclass

 

April 7 

Bergamo (I) – Sala Piatti, stagione "…e adesso Musica"

WP of Simone Fontanelli’s  Due pezzi per clarinetto, for solo clarinet (2001-2002)

Marco Sorge, clarinet

 

March 28 

Trieste (I) – Teatro Verdi, Società dei Concerti

WP of Simone Fontanelli’s

Tagebuch eines fahrenden Tänzers, for cello and string orchestra (2017)

Orchestra d’Archi Italiana; Enrico Bronzi, solo cello and conductor

 

March 11

Parma (I) - Società dei Concerti, Casa della Musica

Italian Premiere of Simone Fontanelli’s

C’era una volta un pezzo di legno  - Racconto in musica tratto dal Pinocchio di Carlo Collodi (libero adattamento di Simone Fontanelli). Per narratore e clarinetto

Andrea de Luca, voce recitante

Stefano Franceschini, clarinetto

 

February 25 

Milano (I)

CD recording of Simone Fontanelli’s “Martybar”, for guitar (2017)

Martina Barlotta, guitar

 

January 28 

Milano (I) – Palazzina Liberty. Milano Classica, Novurgìa

Simone Fontanelli

Cose leggere e vaganti (Mild And Wandering Things), for flute and piano (2015)

Duo Bini – Rota: Antonella Bini, flute and Gabriele Rota, piano

 

January, 24 

Salzburg (A), Universität Mozarteum

WP of Simone Fontanelli’s  For Hans (2017), for harp.

Johann Michael Niedermaier, harp 

 

January 20 

Bergamo (I) – Sala Piatti, stagione "…e adesso Musica"

WP of Simone Fontanelli’s Il diavolo nel campanile, for flute, clarinet, violin, cello and narrator (2017), after E. A. Poe’s tale The Devil in the Belfry

AchRome Ensemble; Simone Fontanelli, narrator

2017

November 24 & 26

Kirkcudbright (UK, Scotland) and Thornhill (Scotland)

Simone Fontanelli’s “Six To Six”, for solo cello

Nicholas Jones, cello

 

November 11

Schloss Hohenwerfen (A)

Simone Fontanelli’s Faltering Talk, for recorder and percussion (2016)

Duo Anne-Suse Enßle & Philipp Lamprecht

 

July 24

Aberystwyth (UK, West Wales) - Musicfest Aberystwyth

Aberystwyth Arts Centre

UK-Premiere of Simone Fontanelli’s “Six To Six”, for solo cello

Nicholas Jones, cello

 

July 12, 13 and 14

Torrita di Siena (I) – “Rosso di Sera” Festival

WP of Simone Fontanelli’s

“Six To Six”, 6 solo cello pieces to introduce each of the J.S. Bach cello Suites.(2012-2014)

Nicholas Jones, cello

 

June 21

Stoke d'Abernon (UK) - Yehudi Menuhin School – Chamber music Masterclass

 

June 20

London (UK)

Guildhall School of Music and Drama. Composition Masterclass and lecture

 

June 15

Salzburg (A), Universität Mozarteum, Kleines Studio

WP of Simone Fontanelli’s For Paul (2017), for harp. 

Johann Michael Niedermaier, harp

 

June 2

Schwäbisch Hall (D) - Musik an St. Michael

WP of Simone Fontanelli’s

Faltering Talk, for recorder and percussion (2016)

Duo Anne-Suse Enßle & Philipp Lamprecht

 

May 26

Treviso (I), Museo Bailo – Intrecci di ‘900

WP of Simone Fontanelli’s

"Una melodia per il piccolo David" (A Melody For The Little David) - nello stile popolare / in folk style (2014), for Flute or Tenor recorder

Francesca Cescon, flute

 

May 24-25

Salzburg Guitar Fest 2017 – International Guitar Competition

President of the jury

 

March 29

Brescia (I) – Conservatorio, Sala Bazzini - VII Rassegna Chitarristica

Concert/Workshop on the works for guitar by Simone Fontanelli

Simone Fontanelli, lecturer. Leopoldo Saracino, guitar

 

February 27-28

Stoke d'Abernon (UK) - Yehudi Menuhin School - Masterclasses 

 

January 25

Milano (I) – Palazzina Liberty, "Poesia chiama Musica - Intermezzi"

WP of Simone Fontanelli’s “Da una poesia”, per flauto in sol e voce narrante (2016)

Antonella Bini, flauto; Simone Fontanelli, voce narrante

Simone Fontanelli

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