To celebrate di beginning of Expo, on the 30th April in Piazza Duomo in Milan will be held a concert wiith Andrea Bocelli, the orchestra and the choir of the Scala and other artists.
"The Società Expo 2015 - report press agencies - has asked the Teatro La Scala for a collaboration on the 30th April to create, on occasion of the opening of Expo Milano 2015, a public concert of opera arias and synphonies in PiazzaDuomo. The evening will present to the world the musical heritage of Milano and of Italy highlighting the role of the young generations for preserving it and renewing it."
On stage will be therefore the Orchestra and Choir of the Theatre "but since the first instance - continues the press release - the instrumentalists of the Accademia della Scala wanted to be involved too. The star of the event will be Andrea Bocelli who, apart from himself arias from the large opera repertoire, will present to the public some of the most important artists of the Italian and international classical scene entirely dedicated to the romantic and realist opera tradition of our Country."
The general programme of the evening has been agreed between the Chief Executive Officer of Expo Giuseppe Sala and the Superintendant of the Scala Alexander Pereira. The details of the musical programme and the names of the main artists will be announced in the coming days.