Duo d’arpe Alchimia: Alice Caradente & Alessandra Ziveri
Graduates from the highest grades in the M of the Chamber Music School ° Pierpaolo Maurizzi at the Conservatory of Music "A. Boito "in Parma, Alice Caradente and Alessandra Ziveri founded the Duo Alchemy with the intent to offer the public a wide repertoire, sometimes unreleased, sometimes forgotten. After following Master Courses with teachers of international renown, They have studied this type of chamber music repertoire researching and performing original compositions and transcriptions, faced with profound stylistic expertise. They recorded the album "Paraphrase Verdiane" published by Tactus (BO): the disc was presented to Salsomaggiore Terme International Festival Sounds of Harp (PR). They held concerts for prestigious festivals and events: among the most recent it has included the Festival of Bellagio and Lake Como, the Society in Milan Concerts, the Verdi Festival in Parma, Concerts of the Arturo Toscanini Foundation, the Harp Festival viggianese. The Alchemy Duo projects range by genre and period, from the classics to those nineteenth-century, by the turn of the century to contemporary composers: particularly appreciated the concerts in the Festival Sounds Within the Walls of Vignola Foundation (MO) with two programs entirely dedicated to music of the '900. As Duo work with many major orchestras, instrumentalists and ensembles. They are active in both teaching and teaching Harp musical disciplines in Parma schools, Reggio Emilia and Modena; many of their students have won prizes in musical competitions.