Istituto Di Cultura - Washington

Events Calendar

online > Quartetto Noȗs: A Musical Journey to Italy
online > Quartetto Noȗs: A Musical Journey to ItalySunday, February 28, 2021

Together with our friends at the Music Programs of the National Gallery of Art, we are pleased to present the Quartetto Noûs, performing a classical recital of string quartets by Boccherini, Puccini and Mozart from the breathtaking setting of Villa Carlotta on Lake Como, It...

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online > Dado Moroni Trio
online > Dado Moroni TrioSunday, February 28, 2021

The Embassy of Italy and the Italian Cultural Institute in Washington, DCare pleased to partner with DC JazzFest again to present Dado Moroni, one the most talented jazz pianists and composers of our time. Joining the 16th Annual Dc JazzFest lineup, Dado Moroni will perform in a trio together with Stefano Bagnoli (drums)...

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online > Rita Marcotulli & Luciano Biondini - La Strada Invisibile  |  concert
online > Rita Marcotulli & Luciano Biondini - La Strada Invisibile | concertSunday, February 28, 2021

The power of melody is the musical bonding element of pianist Rita Marcotulli and accordion player Luciano Biondini. La Strada Invisibile (The Invisible Road), the title of this concert, is the imperceptible thread seamlessly bringing together the jazz, classical music and Italian song pieces chosen by the virtuoso performers. The...

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webinar > Dante’s Ulysses Today: A Presentation by Lino Pertile
webinar > Dante’s Ulysses Today: A Presentation by Lino PertileWednesday, March 03, 2021

Our series of commemorative events for the 700th anniversary of the death of Dante Alighieri, master poet and Father of the Italian language, continues with “Dante’s Ulysses Today”, a special presentation by Prof. Lino Pertile. Dante’s Ulysses personifies the fundamental moral issue of the use an...

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webinar > The Artemisia Connection - A Webinar at Casa Buonarroti Museum in Florence
webinar > The Artemisia Connection - A Webinar at Casa Buonarroti Museum in FlorenceMonday, March 08, 2021

When Michelangelo the Younger commissioned a 5-month pregnant Artemisia Gentileschi to paint the Allegory of Inclination on Casa Buonarroti’s ceiling, the fee was three times that of her male counterparts. Her allegorical depiction represented just one of many 'virtues' painted to commemorate the qualities of ‘th...

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webinar > Roma: Travel Tales for Beauty Lovers
webinar > Roma: Travel Tales for Beauty LoversThursday, March 11, 2021

The Eternal City has been a source of inspiration for artists of all times. On March 11th, join us for a one-of-a-kind historical, artistic, and emotional virtual tour of Rome as seen through the creations of Bvlgari.  During this webinar, art historian and curator Costantino D’Orazio will guide us through the ...

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online> Major Key: A Jazz Soiree with Paolo Fresu & Daniele di Bonaventura
online> Major Key: A Jazz Soiree with Paolo Fresu & Daniele di BonaventuraMonday, March 15, 2021

Our virtual stage reopens for an intimate performance with trumpeter Paolo Fresu, one of the greatest jazz artists in Italy with a thriving career spanning over 30 years. Fresu will be accompanied by bandoneonist Daniele di Bonaventura.   The repertoire of this extraordinary duo features original ballads, improvisati...

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webinar > DANTEDÌ: A Day with Dante
webinar > DANTEDÌ: A Day with DanteThursday, March 25, 2021

Our series of commemorative events to celebrate the 700th Anniversary of Dante Alighieri continues on a very special day: Dantedì.  Established in 2020, Dantedì is the national day dedicated to Dante Alighieri. March 25th was chosen as it is recognized by scholars as the day the poet started his journey ...

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online > Tandem: Fabrizio Bosso & Julian Oliver Mazzariello
online > Tandem: Fabrizio Bosso & Julian Oliver MazzarielloWednesday, March 31, 2021

The tandem Fabrizio Bosso and Julian Oliver Mazzariello returns to Washington through our virtual stage in partnership with the DC Jazz Festival. A tandem they have been riding together for most of their musical careers, and artistically pedaling together towards shared goals. A long history of m...

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online> IL VIAGGIO: A Journey with Tosca
online> IL VIAGGIO: A Journey with ToscaWednesday, March 31, 2021

“Il Viaggio”, the title of this concert, represents the long journey from Naples to Rome, from the Middle East to Africa and Latina America, that Tiziana Tosca Donati – aka Tosca on stage – will take us on.   Singer, actress, and performer, Tosca has a brilliant solo career and she also colla...

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online > Dante’s Others: A Presentation by Teodolinda Barolini
online > Dante’s Others: A Presentation by Teodolinda BaroliniFriday, April 30, 2021

This year, Italy marks the 700th anniversary of the death of Dante Alighieri, the master poet known as the Father of the Italian language. On February 3rd we presented “Dante’s Others”, our first commemorative event on Dante, a special presentation by Prof. Teodolinda Barolini. In this webinar, Prof. B...

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NEW DATE ANNOUNCED - Zucchero @ Howard Theatre
NEW DATE ANNOUNCED - Zucchero @ Howard TheatreTuesday, September 28, 2021

PLEASE NOTE: This event was originally scheduled for May 5, 2020 and it has been rescheduled to September 28, 2021. Original tickets will be honored. Please contact Ticketmaster or The Howard Theatre for more information.   Event Rescheduled | A Message from Zucchero: "Due to the Coronavirus Pandemic it is with ...

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