Tickets were sold out days before… last Friday, December 16th, the world premiere of the opera La Mare dels Peixos in the Martí i Soler room of the Palau de les Arts Reina Sofía in Valencia was successfully celebrated. The premiere was attended by the director of the Instituto Valenciano de Cultura, Abel Guarinos, the autonomic secretary of Culture, Albert Girona, the director general of Educación, Jaume Fullana and the deputies de les Corts Pep Almeria. Thus, also among the audience were artists such as Vicent Torrent of Al Tall and relatives of Enric Valor, along with people belonging to the Enric Valor Chair of the Universitat d’Alacant.
El Departamento de Educación, Investigación, Cultura y Deporte has given up the space of the Palau de les Arts to be able to carry out the representation of the opera and to be able to culminate in this way the innovative school project that has also received the financial support of the Director General de Educación.
This work is the result of collaboration between composers Jorge Sastre (Valencia) and Roger Dannenberg (Pittsburg, USA), between the professional musical world and a hundred students from IES Arabista Ribera, CEIP 9 d’Octubre d’Alcàsser And the music schools of the CIM of Benimaclet and la Sociedad Musical of Canet d’En Berenguer (FSMCV), as well as the Universitat Politècnica de València and the Universitat de València. With the support of the Daniel and Nina Carasso Foundation, as well as the Generalitat Valenciana, the Erasmus + project and Culturarts. As a result: the first opera based on a Valencian story (also made in Catalan), an interdisciplinary, multicultural, innovative work, which brings together one of the great classical arts and the use of new technologies. Our Soundcool live app, forming part of the musical body of the play).
The next step is to carry out the work to the countries belonging to our Erasmus + project, such as Italy, Portugal and Romania.
En este enlace a nuestra cuenta de Flickr podrás ver el álbum con el reportaje fotográfico del evento, además de los ensayos y momentos previos.
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