Italienische Sinfonie

Vanessa Benelli Mosell dirigiert
© Peter Adamik

Conductor Vanessa Benelli Mosell


Conductor Portrait Vanessa Benelli Mosell, Dirigentin Vanessa Benelli Mosell evokes memories of her Italian homeland with Mendelssohn’s most frequently performed orchestral work, while Nikita Boriso-Glebsky mit Violine, Blick in die Kamera Nikita Boriso-Glebsky plays the composer’s heartfelt Violin Concerto.


Glamour of the South

Vanessa Benelli Mosell, conductor from Italy, paints a vivid portrait of her home country – from Cimarosa’s The Secret Marriage to Mendelssohn’s Italian Symphony. The latter’s famous violin concerto also has a southern flair although it was composed in the hills of Hesse around Frankfurt. It was not far from there, at Kronberg Academy, that Nikita Boriso-Glebsky received the finishing touches to becoming the virtuoso violinist he is today. 


Domenico Cimarosa: Overture to "Il Matrimonio segreto" 
Felix Mendelssohn: Violin concerto in E minor  
Symphony No. 4 in A major, "The Italian" 


20 minutes before the beginning of each performance, Intendant Mathis Huber will tell you the story of the evening.


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Nikita Boriso-Glebsky


Born in southern Russia, Nikita Boriso-Glebsky received the special award “Violinist of the Year” in 2009 and has been the exclusive artist of the Moscow Philharmonic Society since 2007. In addition to appearances at major European festivals, such as the Salzburg Festival, the much-acclaimed violinist has also performed with many Russian and European orchestras as well as chamber ensembles.

Recreation - Das Orchester


Recreation is special in many ways: consisting of musicians whose nationalities range from Japan to Venezuela, most of the members received part of their training in Graz. After its formation in 2002, the collective played unique halls such as the Alte Oper Frankfurt and worked with outstanding conductors.