Lindy Larsson + Bon Bon Band
Swedish soprano Elin Rombo, cabaret artist Lindy Larsson and Italian pianist Andrea Padova among the artists at Villa San Michele 2020.During the concert season, internationally renowned Swedish and Italian artists perform on the breathtaking outdoor stage in the garden. This years program starts June 19 and continues every Friday until August 14.
The big novelty of the year will be a Cabaret with the eclectic Swedish musician and artist Lindy Larsson and his Bon Bon Band. The protagonist is Luisa Casati Stampa, the most extravagant jet setter of the early 20th century, who stayed at Villa San Michele in the twenties. Other historical female protagonists of the summer will be the Swedish compositor Amanda Maier-Röntgen (1853–1894), performed by The Amandatrio with the pianist Bengt Forsberg. The Swedish soprano and singer of the Royal Court, Elin Rombo, will pay tribute to Jenny Lind, whose 200 years anniversary will be celebrated in 2020.
The program also contains performances of among others the Italian pianist Andrea Padova, the Swedish tenor Daniel Andersson and the theorbo virtuoso Jonas Nordberg. The Swedish part of the program is organized by Bo Löfvendahl, the Italian by Progetto Piano of Naples.