‘P. A. Locatelli and J. M. Leclair: Legacy in the 19th Century’
(Bergamo, 17-19 October 2014) – INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE
The Centro Studi Opera Omnia Luigi Boccherini of Lucca, the Fondazione MIA (Bergamo) and the Palazzetto Bru Zane – Centre de musique romantique française, in collaboration with the Italian National Edition of the Complete Works of Pietro Antonio Locatelli and with the supporto of Fondazione della comunità bergamasca, are pleased to organize the symposium «P. A. Locatelli and J. M. Leclair: Legacy in the 19th Century», to be held in Bergamo, Fondazione MIA, Sala Locatelli, from Friday 17 until Sunday 19 October 2014.
In conjunction with the bicentenary of the death of Pietro Antonio Locatelli and Jean-Marie Leclair, this conference aims to celebrate the two composers as well as to deepen their legacy in the European Countries during the 19th Century. Furthermore, considering the influence of both musicians on the French musical scene, a special section of the conference will be dedicated to Pierre Baillot and the Parisian environment, to coincide with the bicentennial anniversary of the foundation of Baillot’s séances de musique de chambre.