“Maggio Musicale” in Los Angeles – Video Concerts

May 15, 2020

May 18 & 25 – A series of video concerts organized by Antonio Lysy, an Italian cello player and Latin Grammy winner are taking place in May. Antonio is the founder of the Incontri in Terra di Siena Chamber Music Festival in Tuscany, Italy. He has performed as a soloist in major concert halls worldwide, and continues to perform regularly both as a solo, and chamber music artist. He is currently Professor of Cello at the University of California, Los Angeles.

The concerts will be posted on the IIC YouTube Channel


Monday, May 18
Messiaen Louange à l’éternité de Jesus with images of the Sistine Chapel
Antonio Lysy cello, David Kaplan piano, editing by Umberto Belfiore.

Monday, May 25
Vivaldi Duetto with Kaya Ralls
Kaya Ralls cello, Antonio Lysy cello, editing by Umberto Belfiore

Gabriel’s Oboe by Ennio Morricone arranged by Daniel Gledhill played by UCLA cello students


Umberto Belfiore – editing
Marcia Dickstein – harp
Daniel Gledhill – piano and arrangement of Ennio Morricone music
Kaya Ralls – cello
Ettore Causa – editing
Antonio Lysy – cello, artistic direction and production