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Name: Trio Arcadia di Roma
Skills: Ensemble, chamber music
Phone: +39 347 2626758
Address: Piazza Re di Roma, 47, Rome 00183, Italy
Links: Website     E-mail
A creation of the famous Roman cultural association "Associazione Culturale Concerti dell'Arcadia®", founded in 1972 by great musicians such as Guido Agosti, Rodolfo Caporali, Franco Ferrara, Hedda Illy, Ferruccio Vignanelli, Dr. Luigi Ronga (of the Academy "Dei Lincei" - teacher in history of music at the University of Rome) and Dr. Francesco Gabrieli (of the Academy "Dei Lincei" and Keeper of the Academy of the Arcadia), the "Trio Arcadia di Roma®", along with the "Duo Arcadia di Roma®", the "Orchestra Concerti dell'Arcadia®" and the "Edizioni Concerti dell'Arcadia®", devotes itself to the baroque, classical and romantic repertory, as well as Italian, European and South-American music of the XXth century. For many years it has concentrated on rediscovering unpublished and unknown Italian and foreign composers. The Trio has played many concerts in Italy and abroad. Its members are Laura Bianco (violin and viola), Francesco Vignanelli (cello) and Maria di Pasquale (piano and harpsichord). The Trio has frequently toured abroad, in Mexico (playing, among other things, the Triple Concert of Beethoven), Germany, Chile, Perù, Brasil, Argentina, Turkey, Indonesia, Libya, Slovenia, Croatia. The Trio has given world premiéres of music by Federico Bonetti Amendola and Alejandro Nuñez Allauca (works dedicated to the Trio), and the European premiéres of South America composers such as O.Lacerda, F.P.Tavares, E. Kusnìr, F.Mignone, M.Camargo Guarnieri, etc.. The Trio has won wide public and critical acclaim, as well as numerous awards, in particular with the Italian Institute of Culture of Mexico City, on February 2002. On the occasion of the 7th Italian Cultural Week 2005, and at the invitation of Italian Institute of Culture of Jakarta, the Trio presented a tour of four concerts in Indonesia (Gedung Kesenian Theatre, Goethe Haus, Universitas Indonesia). In 2006 the group has given two concerts in Tripoli (Libya) at the Italian Institute of Culture, and at the Italian Embassy. In 2007 the Trio presented two concerts: in the International Bled Festival (Slovenia) and in the Festival Barokne Glazbe - Rovinj  (Croatia). It has recorded the "Pièces de Clavecin en Concerts" by J.P.Rameau for the Vatican Radio, and the CD "Il Sogno di Galileo", of the works of Federico Bonetti Amendola, published by RAI TRADE (musical editions 2004).



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