RECORDINGS


Image Esse di Salomè ("S" as in Salomè)
Sound theatre by Mallarmé
Loosely based on excerpts from “Hérodiade” by Stéphane Mallarmé
Translated by Cosimo Ortesta
Vocal score and voice: Sonia Bergamasco
Sound design and projection: Francesco Giomi and Damiano Meacci
Sound direction and live electronics: Francesco Canavese

Recorded live in June, 2012 at Cavallerizza Reale in Turin

Listen to track "Partitura per risate sola"
Image Oggetto d’amore (Object of Love)
Seven musical scenes for voice, instruments, video and electronics
released in 2009 on the Rai Trade label
Sonia Bergamasco, voice
Stefano Cardi, conductor and electric guitar
Freon Ensemble
Massimo Bartoletti, trumpet
Rodolfo Rossi, percussion
Carla Tutino, bass
Pasquale Panella, voice on tape
Mauro Cardi, editing, mix and sound direction
Image Sur le tombeau d’Hayden | Seven Follies (Sur le tombeau d’Hayden | Sette follie)
on a theme concerning Franz Joseph on the occasion of the bicentennial of his presumed demise
released in 2009 on the Rai Trade label
Interpreters: Sonia Bergamasco, Veronika Egger, Marcello Fera
Music by: Lucio Gregoretti, Stefano Taglietti, Vito Palumbo, Mario Pagotto, Fabrizio De Rossi Re, Marcello Fera
Texts by: Giorgio Somalvico

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Giorgio Somalvico
Image Le due regine (The Two Queens)
issued in 2006 by publisher Franco Cosimo Panini
A musical fairytale created by Dario Moretti for voice, flute and percussion.
The voice is that of Sonia Bergamasco;
on the flute, Luca Bossi;
on percussion, Sergio Amaroli, Sebastiano De Gennaro, Simone Fortuna;
conductor, Maurizio Ben Omar;
musical supervision, Mauro Bonifacio
Image Pesciolino (Little Fish)
a poetic nursery rhyme by Sonia Bergamasco
music by Mauro Cardi
artistic creation of the images, Giancarlo Savino
voice, Sonia Bergamasco

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Image La Notte della Taranta - 2005 (The Night of the Taranta)
La Notte della Taranta Folk Orchestra
Conductor Ambrogio Sparagna
Guest artists: Francesco De Gregori, Piero Pelù, Sud Sound System, Giovanna Marini, Davide Van de Sfroos, Sonia Bergamasco, Pino Ingrosso, Mimmo Epifani.

Listen to track No. 9 "Taranta"
Image Don Perlimplin, Serenata per un Satellite (Serenade to a Satellite)
released in 2005 on the ARTS-Italia label
Composer: Bruno Maderna
Interpreters: Filippo Todorov, Valentina Banci, Marcello Bartoli, Sonia Bergamasco (narrator), Marion D'Amburgo, Roberto Fabbriciani (flute)
Conductor: Mauro Ceccanti
Orchestra: Contempoartensemble (orchestra)
Image Recitarsonando dialoghi musicali per voce e pianoforte (musical dialogues for voice and piano)
Sonia Bergamasco, voice
Vsevolod Dvorkin, piano

Read the introduction by Azio Corghi
Listen to track No. 1, Addio alla terra (Farewell to the Earth) (1826) Franz Schubert
Listen to track No. 9, Il canto dell’odio (The Song of Hate) (2002) Fabrizio De Rossi Re
Image Pierrot lunaire
released in 1999 on the ARTS-Italia label
Composer: Arnold Schoenberg
Interpreters: Sonia Bergamasco (narrator), Pietro De Maria (piano), Contempoartensemble (ensemble)
Conductor: Mauro Ceccanti

Listen to track No. 1, Mondestrunken
Listen to track No. 16, Gemeinheit