Le musiche dei Grimani: Le nozze Duodo – Grimani
7th April 2016, at 5pm, Palazzo Grimani is glad to present Le nozze Duodo-Grimani, within the festival Le Musiche dei Grimani, which includes concerts and ballets dedicated to the hisory of the Grimani family and their Palazzo. Curated by Scuola di Musica Antica di Venezia.
For the wedding between Antonio Grimani and Loredana Duodo, celebrated in 1726, the choreographer Gaetano Grossatesta composed three dances, now preserved in the Correr Museum Library. Grossatesta was one of the most important Italian choreographer of the XVIII Century, and composed many of the dances shown in the Grimani's thatres between 1720 and 1740.
Dancers: Ilaria Sainato, Elena Ajani
Marco Rosa Salva, flutes
Nicola Lamon, harpsichord
Info and contacts:
Museo di Palazzo Grimani - Polo Museale del Veneto
Castello 4858 - Ruga Giuffa (Campo S. Maria Formosa)
The number of available seats is limited, it is suggested to book in advance.
The event is included within the museum ticket.
Info and bookings: tel. (+39) 041 2411507