An special evening concert was held yesterday at the Metternich Palace, home to the Embassy of Italy in Vienna, performed on the strings of a precious violin made by historic luthier Guarneri del Gesu'. Attendees included Governor of the National Bank of Austria Ewald Nowotny, Mayor of Cremona Gianluca Galimberti and another 200 esteemed guests hosted by Ambassador of Italy Giorgio Marrapodi. The concert was dedicated to the city of Cremona and its noted history of lute building. Read more, in Italian.
Austria: Vienna showcases Italian excellence - Concert at the embassy in honour of Cremona, with Guarneri violin