Quartetto Prometeo, winner of the Silver Lion Award at the Venice Biennale Music Festival in 2012, performs live at the concert that celebrates Peggy Guggenheim’s birthday each year. The quartet was formed in 1993, and has since distinguished itself on the national and international stage, playing in some of the world’s most important concert halls and festivals, including Concertgebouw in Amsterdam, Musikverein, Wigmore Hall, Aldeburgh Festival, Prague Spring Festival, Mecklenburg Festival, Accademia di Santa Cecilia in Roma, Società del Quartetto di Milano, Amici della Musica di Firenze, and Teatro La Fenice.
Giulio Rovighi, first violin
Aldo Campagnari, second violin
Danusha Waskiewicz, viola
Francesco Dillon, violoncello
Music by Stefano Scodanibbio, Benjamin Britten, Andrea Liberovici
- The temporary exhibition will be open from 8:15 pm until the end of the concert.
- The event is free, but a reservation is required as places are limited
- The event is for members only
- In case of bad weather, the concert will take place at the Church of the Gesuati in Zattere, Venice