Patti Smith in concert under the direction of Michelangelo David

Patti Smith in concert under the direction of Michelangelo David In the Galleria dell’Accademia in Florence. The exhibition will conclude, on Monday 27 June at 7 pm, the calendar of events “David 140”, prepared by the director Cecily Holberg, to celebrate the 140th anniversary of the presence of sculpture in the Museum, which took place on July 22, 1882.

She will perform “Rock Priestess” in A vocal duo A very intimate “Poetry and Music Evening”, revisiting her career, between music and poetry, giving voice to her favorite poets and writers and performing “in her truest, most nude form” the songs that made her famous, Holberg said: “By extolling the irrepressible strength of one’s character” . For this unique occasion He will dedicate a musical reading to the genius of Michelangelo Bonarroti.

To attend this event you will need the book On the Accademia Gallery website from 10am on Wednesday, June 22 (free admission subject to availability).

Holberg recalls that Patti Smith is “a true contemporary icon, an extraordinary composer and artist, and one of the most charismatic and disturbing female figures in music history from the late 1960s to today, who continues to renew herself through writing and photographing. Younger generations with the strength of vision are emanating from Of which “.

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