Rome, 7 April 2016
Ferrovie dello Stato Italiane together with Accademia Nazionale di Santa Cecilia again for the new 2016/17 Symphonic and Chamber Music Season.
Gruppo FS’ transport company, Trenitalia, will be the official carrier for the Italian tour of the Orchestra and Chorus conducted by Antonio Pappano in the new season as well.
In order to celebrate the historical association of which it is a founding member, moreover, FS Italiane has set up five years ago the Frecciarossa Prize, to be awarded this year as well on June 7 to a great artist who has played an important role in the latest musical season.
The solid collaboration with Accademia di Santa Cecilia confirms Gruppo FS Italiane’s commitment in favour of the world of culture, next to such big institutions as Biennale di Venezia, Fondazione Palazzo Strozzi di Firenze, Scuderie del Quirinale and Palazzo delle Esposizioni di Roma, MUDEC di Milano, and Fondazione Brescia Musei.