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Theatre and Music

Crema has in its DNA a strong passion for art. As unique as renowed, a characteristic feature of our artisans is the pipe organ tradition. Crema produces the most famous pipe organs in Europe, so popular that one of the Cremasco’s pipe organ is portrayed on a stamp of Vatican City. Beside the strong passion for music, Crema has an important painting treasure. A beautiful fresco painting – the “Ultima Cena” - at Sant’Agostino cloister and the works of Vincenzo Civerchio (treasured at the National Art Gallery in Washington and in the Pinacoteca of Brera in Milan) are just some examples of the ability of our masters. The art scene is complemented by a theater that is often chosen as a springboard for the tour of the most important national shows of prose and acoustic concerts.

The proposed itineraries are:

1 - Visit to a Pipe Organ Factory - Inzoli:
If Cremona is well known for the violin, Crema has a strong Pipe Organ art, the king of musical instruments, it can reach all the sounds of creation, enlighting the fullness of feelings, from joy to sadness from praise to lamentation, able to recall the immensity and the magnificence of God. The route includes an historical introduction of the Pipe Organ factory, an exhibition on the organ and its parts, and eventually a visit to the various departments of the laboratory; all supported by images and multimedia projections.
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2 - Musical Itinerary - signs and stars of music in Crema:
The route starts at the shrine of Santa Maria delle Grazie, in which there are beautiful fresco-painting and musical instruments. The route then flows through the city center, looking for traces and relevant historical documents on major musicians of Crema. Moving to the Teatro S. Domenico and the recent Section of Pipe Organ art of the Museo Civico of Crema and the Cremasco, where there is a reconstruction of a Pipe Organ Factory, with the presence of "workstations" that show the different stages of production, starting from the realization of the barrels to get to the final testing of the instrument, which makes it a superior tool. At the end of the tour you can visit the workshop of a master craftsman or an organ builder, still perpetuating these traditions. These itineraries are practicable by bicycle
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