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9/25/2018 - For the Autumn at the Odeon on the 6th October the Ensemble of the Orchestra a plettro
The ensemble of the “Orchestra a plettro Città di Taormina” continues the Autumn at the Odeon schedule on the 6th October with a special chosen of music by Mascagni, Falvo and Calì. The Orchestra is one of the most important realities in the world of Music for "Plucked Instruments". It was founded in the early of the 20th century by some musicians from Taormina and over the years becoming an important reality. After the war it was Maestro Cosimo Aucello who heightened the level of the music pieces. In the seventies Maestro Chico Scimone assumed the position of conductor. Chico Scimone, pianist and marathon runner, known for his famous climbing inside the Empire State Building, began to include in the orchestra’s repertory evergreens of the New World and film music in arrangements written by himself. Still today Gulotta’s music is regularly played by the orchestra. From 2008 the orchestra is conducted by the Maestro Antonino Pellitteri.