Accademia Musicale Chigiana is an important musical institution in Siena. It was founded by the Count Guido Chigi Saracini in 1932. Its first aim is the organization of courses for major musical instruments. The founder managed to call in Siena great musicians to teach in high quality masterclasses of Accademia Chigiana.
One of the Chigiana public events is “Micat in Vertice” that starts places every year in the end of autumn. As a tradition, the first concert is on November 22, in the the feast of St.Cecilia at the Teatro dei Rozzi in Siena.This year mezzo soprano Romina Basso will be accompanied by the Venice Baroque Orchestra.