ATELIER FRANCESCO TOTO

The Francesco Toto Workshop is in Cremona, in the beautiful frame of the historical Palazzo Barbò-Meroni, which was built by the Marquis Lodovico Barbò around 1580. In this atelier Francesco Toto’s passion for the the production of stringed instruments finds its place, here is where the research of the perfect[…]

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CASA MENOTTI E MAHLER & LEWITT STUDIOS, SPOLETO (PG)

Casa Menotti Centro di Documentazione del Festival dei Due Mondi, located in a 16th century building, was the home in Spoleto of composer Gian Carlo Menotti until he passed away in 2007. Since 2011, under the guidance and the patronage of the Fondazione Monini, Casa Menotti has become available all[…]

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FONDAZIONE GIORGIO CINI, VENEZIA

The Fondazione Giorgio Cini is a non-profit cultural institution based in Venice, Italy. It was founded by Vittorio Cini in memory of his son Giorgio, with the aim of restoring the Island of San Giorgio Maggiore (devastated after 150 years of military occupation) and of creating an international cultural centre that[…]

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LABORATORIO DI LIUTERIA GARGINI, PISTOIA

The workshop is located on the ground floor of an historic building of XIV century origin, with the last remodeling dating back to the XVIII century, in Via Ventura Vitoni No. 23 in the historic center of Pistoia, in the shadow of the dome of the Church of Madonna dell’Umiltà:[…]

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MAGAZZINO MUSICA (MAMU), MILAN

Magazzino Musica is a large room dedicated to classical music, located in Milan, in a welcoming interior courtyard in the Porta Romana area. It is an independent bookshop and a musical instruments shop which also houses the lutherie workshop of Stefano Gibertoni and Valerio Nalin. Above all, it is a[…]

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PALAZZO GUARNIERI, FELTRE (BL)

Palazzo Guarnieri is located in the very centre of Feltre (Bl), in the Piazza Maggiore, an ancient city in the Dolomiti National Park, Unesco heritage. The angle of a XVth Century house, with its gothic windows, which had survived the catastrophic fire of 1510,  inspired the architect Giuseppe Segusini, who[…]

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SCUOLA DI ALTO PERFEZIONAMENTO MUSICALE, SALUZZO (CN)

The Scuola di Alto Perfezionamento Musicale was founded in 1986 on a pilot project of the European Union with the aim of creating a high-level instrumental training and guiding the artistic-musical professionals into the job market. In 2008 the School was transformed into a Foundation with the aim of promoting[…]

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