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Franco Fagioli in Handel's opera Tolomeo

Amsterdam, Concertgebouw — Main Hall

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About the Event

Handel's Italian operas were tremendously successful in London. One of his notable compositions was Tolomeo, in which he specially crafted the title role for the renowned castrato Senesino. It is worth mentioning that the cast for this opera includes the exceptional countertenor Franco Fagioli, whose performance is sure to bring delight to the audience.


  • Georg Friedrich Handel – Tolomeo, HWV 25
Program is subject to change


Conductor: Giovanni Antonini
Ensemble: Il Giardino Armonico

Il Giardino Armonico, founded in Milan in 1985, brings together a number of graduates from some of Europe’s leading colleges of music, all of whom have specialised in playing on period instruments. Many of its members are also in demand as international soloists and have appeared in concert with such eminent artists as N. Harnoncourt, G. Leonhardt, T. Pinnock, Ch. Coin and J. Savall. The ensemble’s repertory is concentrated in the main on the 17th and 18th centuries. Depending on the demands of each programme, the group will consist of anything from 3 to 30 musicians.

Countertenor: Franco Fagioli
Countertenor: Christophe Dumaux
Soprano: Giulia Semenzato
Bass: Andrea Mastroni
Mezzo-soprano: Giuseppina Bridelli


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