ASTROCONCERT is a project on communicating science through musical events and concerts combining live electronic music and narration. It was started in 2008 by composer and musician Angelina Yershova and Stefano Giovanardi, astronomer at the Planetarium and Astronomical Museum of Rome. The AStroconcert project aims at exploring new original formats for musical and scientific performances.

ASTROCONCERT productions and performances:

 

  • 2009STELLAR VIBRATIONS  (Science Festival 2009 "The Universe" at the Auditorium Parco della Musica in Rome)
  • 2009ASTROTHERAPY  (Planetarium of Rome)
  • 2010COSMIC ECHOES (Festa Democratica, Rome)
  • 2011DESTINATION INFINITY ("Astrosummer 2011"    Planetarium of Rome )
  • 2013 - VOYAGER CHORDS (European Researcher Night 2013 at the Institute for Space Astrophysics and Planetology of Rome)
  • 2013AURORA BOREALIS  (Planetarium of Rome;    Voci della Montagna” Festival, Pescasseroli (AQ) ; AWB Global Astronomy Month 2014; OLE1 Festival of Electronic Literature, Naples)
  • 2015 - ICY ROSE 67P (Global Astronomy Month 2015 and the International Year of Light 2015; "A Testa in Su" Cerveteri in  a event in collaboration with the Italian Space Agency:             Space UP Rome 2015)
  • 2017 - ECLIPSE WITHOUT BORDERS (coming soon)
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