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Monthly Archives: January 2020

  1. Three districts to see in Rome: Coppedè, Trastevere, Monti
    28
    Jan

    Three districts to see in Rome: Coppedè, Trastevere, Monti

    If you want to go beyond the main monuments in the historical city centre of Rome, and avoid the crowds of tourists, there are some gems embedded in the heart of Rome that are worth a visit. Let’s discover together three districts that must be seen in Rome: Coppedè, Trastevere, and Monti.

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  2. Find out about the history of the Palau de la Música
    23
    Jan

    Find out about the history of the Palau de la Música

    Right at the beginning of the XX century, when the new century ushered in the desire for novelty, progress and modernity, the Orfeó Català choir of Catalan music decided to build their headquarters in Barcelona. They assigned the task to the architect Lluìs Domènech i Montaner, asking him to build a home for Catalan choral music. It was no coincidence that the first brick was laid on the day of the Catalan patron saint, Sant Jordi, in 1905. Let’s have a look at the history of the Palau de la Música Catalana in Barcelona.

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  3. St. Paul's within the Walls Facts - Curiosità sulla Chiesa di San Paolo entro le Mura
    21
    Jan

    St. Paul's within the Walls Facts - Curiosità sulla Chiesa di San Paolo entro le Mura

    The wonderful church of Saint Paul within the Walls, combining Neo-Romanesque and Neo-Gothic architectural styles, embellishes the walk along via Nazionale in Rome. The church arouses visitors’ curiosity about the white stones and red bricks creating a colourful and unusual effect on its walls, and about the cultural activities taking place within them. We will reveal three interesting facts about this gem of the late XIX century – The church of St. Paul within the Walls in Rome.

    La meravigliosa chiesa di San Paolo entro le Mura, che mescola stile neoromanico e neogotico, impreziosisce la passeggiata lungo via Nazionale a Roma. Questa chiesa incuriosisce non poco i visitatori per la sua colorazione a blocchi bianchi e rossi, insolita per la capitale, oltre che per le attività culturali che vi si svolgono. Vi sveliamo tre curiosità su questo gioiello del tardo Ottocento, la chiesa di San Paolo entro le Mura a Roma.

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  4. New Year, New Opera Season 2020 - Nuovo anno, nuova stagione concertistica 2020
    13
    Jan

    New Year, New Opera Season 2020 - Nuovo anno, nuova stagione concertistica 2020

    We are ushering in the New Year with great dedication and determination. New dates for the great classics, surprises and super-interesting novelties. Here you can find what the new 2020 Opera e Lirica Concert Season holds for us.

    Salutiamo l’arrivo del nuovo anno con tanta carica e tanta grinta. Nuovi appuntamenti con i grandi classici, sorprese e novità assolute. Ecco cosa ci riserva la stagione concertistica di Opera e Lirica 2020 a Roma.

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  5. What to see in Paris in 48h - Visit Paris over a weekend
    09
    Jan

    What to see in Paris in 48h - Visit Paris over a weekend

    Paris attracts up to forty million tourists per year. It is the favourite destination for those who are looking for elegant architecture and top fashion districts, as well as for those who seek the bohemian atmosphere of the artists’ districts, like Montmartre. For those who only have a short weekend to keep as many memories of Paris as possible, no panic, here we recommend what to see in Paris in 48 hours.

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  6. Happy Birthday Opera e Lirica! - Buon compleanno Opera e Lirica! Festeggiamo il nostro anniversario
    07
    Jan

    Happy Birthday Opera e Lirica! - Buon compleanno Opera e Lirica! Festeggiamo il nostro anniversario

    Happy Birthday Opera e Lirica! Five years after the first show by our ensemble at St. Paul’s Within the Walls Church, we are proud to look back at that concert on January 8th 2015 in Rome, and we renew our wish to keep growing.

    Buon Compleanno Opera e Lirica! A cinque anni dal primo spettacolo del nostro ensemble alla Chiesa di San Paolo entro le Mura, guardiamo indietro a quel concerto dell’8 gennaio 2015 a Roma con orgoglio e rinnovata voglia di crescere.

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