The IX edition of the Festival of choirs of white and youthful voices ‘Corinfesta’ was staged on Saturday 11 May 2019, at 8.45 pm, at the futuristic location of the Aula Magna ‘Levi Montalcini’ in Mirandola (MO).
Four choirs alternated, presenting repertoires of different extraction, synthesis of training and artistic paths of undoubted musical and pedagogical value: Small Choir of Primary School ‘D. Alighieri ‘di Mirandola (dir. Gianni Guicciardi), Aurora Choir of the Andreoli Foundation of the UCMAN (dir. Luca Buzzavi), Choir Voices in Festival of the Cultural Association’ P. Pomponazzo ‘of Mantua (directed by Marino Cavalca) and Chorus I Tridentini of the I.C. West 2, Tridentine Division of Brescia (dir. Leonarda De Ninis).
During the evening the winners of the 2nd International Composition Competition ‘Corinfesta’ were awarded in collaboration between the Andreoli Foundation and Aerco. The Aurora Choir premiered the two pieces: ‘Our Lu-La Song’ by Fé Yuen (Hong Kong) and ‘Carol of the Nativity’ by Giuseppe Cappotto (Italy).
The artistic directors Luca Buzzavi, Gianni Guicciardi and Andrea Angelini (Aerco member) were delighted to welcome the guest choirs and to invite anyone who wants to participate in the event which has the intention of promoting Listening, Friendship and the dissemination of Choral music in childhood and adolescence.