Toscanini y von Karajan frente a Gorriti
“Matthias Manasi was responsible for the recent production of the opera La Bohème by Giacomo Puccini at the International Punta Classic Festival”
(Valentín Trujillo, El Observador Montevideo – Uruguay, 23 January 2011)
Matthias Manasi conducts a world premiere work by Italian composer Cosimo Minicozzi
Conductor Matthias Manasi has distinguished himself through his innovative programming and profound dedication to twentieth and twenty-first century music; to make the new sound familiar and to make the familiar sound new has been Manasi’s focus since the beginning of his career. Manasi’s 2011/2012 season as Chief conductor and Artistic director of the Orchestra Camerata Italiana includes the world premiere of Italian composer Cosimo Minicozzi’s work “La Passione di Padre Pio da Pietrelcina” in the Church of “Santa Maria degli Angeli” in Pietrelcina together with the famous “Coro Lirico del Teatro Romano”.
(Antonio Florio, Realtà Sannita – Benevento, 5 July 2012)