Welcome to the website of La Serenissima
La Serenissima is one of the UK’s leading historical performance ensembles. Directed by Adrian Chandler, the group specializes in the music of Antonio Vivaldi and his contemporaries. They have performed worldwide to great acclaim and in 2010 won a Gramophone Award. Their eleventh CD, Venice by Night was released in June 2012 and includes world premiere recordings of music by Lotti, Pollarolo, Porta and Veracini alongside better known composers such as Vivaldi and Albinoni ; this CD reached the top ten of the UK classical charts as did their 2013 recording Vivaldi — A Tale of Two Seasons.
2014 marks the 20th anniversary of the group’s existence and they will be celebrating with trips to Estonia, Germany, Italy and two recordings of Per Monsieur Pisendel 2 and Vivaldi — Il Prete Rosso.
La Serenissima receive £10k grant
Posted : September 9th, 2014
La Serenissima live on ‘In Tune’ this evening
Posted : July 11th, 2014