The popular summer concert event of Bellagio, known under the name of Lisztmania since 2008, in 2011 was transformed into the still more important "Festival of Bellagio and Lake Como", making the City Bellagio leader of a real "Consortium of Culture."
So the demonstration conducted by M ° Rossella Spinosa, has pushed the whole Lario, in the name of promoting the area through the Arts, filleting into one big artistic planning institutions, locations and atmosphere, under the common denominator of music Art.
The 2011 edition coincided, in fact, with the bicentenary of the birth of Franz Liszt, Hungarian composer-pianist, the unforgettable that he spent here, on the Lake, some of the most important moments of his private life and composition, living in these places the birth of his daughter Cosima, Wagner's future wife.
But the Festival of Bellagio and Lake Como in 2011 has placed only one of the issues that they see the stages turned towards Expo2015 Festival, the event, in fact, will be inserted in the celebrations for the Bicentenary of Verdi and Wagner in 2013, without neglecting to honor, however, over the intervening years, other memorable figures of the cultural world that have marked the history of time and that these shores have left their traces.
More than 70 events in 2011, with prestigious artists such as Oscar winner Luis Bacalov, Paolo Restani, the unforgettable Lucilla Morlacchi, the Orchestra of The Afternoons of Music, in partnership with the most important musical institutions from academia and industry magazines in addition to local media partners and the many individual supporters who believed in the high artistic value of the event.
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