Tag archive for ‘Opera’
Lake Massaciuccoli, Tuscany, Italy
By Italia Travel & Life On Thursday, June 28th, 2018

Tuscany travel guide for opera lovers

If you love opera, where better to hear it than in Tuscany? All summer long, you can enjoy beautiful music in lovely Tuscan locales. From great accommodation to top spots for food and drink, Adrian Mourby’s More...

Puccini festival Lucca, Italy
By Italia Travel & Life On Thursday, June 28th, 2018

Puccini: the sound of Tuscan music

Travel to Tuscany during the summer months and you can enjoy thrilling operatic performances in the region’s historic towns and villages. Adrian Mourby visits Lucca as it comes alive with the music of Giacomo More...

By Italia Travel & Life On Wednesday, January 10th, 2018

Lords of Lucca and Princes of Pesaro: opera and art in Le Marche and Tuscany

Two towns, two coastlines, two composers and both with rich, magnificent histories. Who are we talking about? Along the sandy beach of the Adriatic sits the town of Pesaro while near the coast of the Tyrrhenian More...

By Italia Travel & Life On Wednesday, October 12th, 2016

Remember Pavarotti – the voice of opera

Today, we celebrate the birth of our great opera star Luciano Pavarotti Born in Modena, Pavarotti first experienced the musical art form alongside his father in his city’s chorus. He became increasingly famous More...

By Italia Travel & Life On Saturday, May 9th, 2015

The Province Of Puccini

With his old homes turned into museums and an annual festival to celebrate his work, Lucca is the perfect place to delve deeper the history of the great Italian composer Giacomo Puccini, as Charlie Lyon discovers… Unrequited More...

By Italia Travel & Life On Monday, April 13th, 2015

Italian Opera: Verona Amphitheatre Opera

Verona’s spectacular ancient Roman amphitheatre is an unforgettable place to enjoy grand opera beneath the starry summer sky. Fleur Kinson is dazzled by the magic atmosphere and the vocal fireworks as she attends More...