24 Feb Antonio Onorato in concert in Ashgabat for the 30th anniversary of Italy-Turkmenistan relations
On 23 February, a ‘guitar solo’ concert by Antonio Onorato was held at the Magtymguly National Theatre in Ashgabat, Turkmenistan.
The event, which was attended by a large audience, was organised in collaboration with the Italian Embassy in Turkmenistan as part of the ‘Naples on the Silk Road’ programme to celebrate the 30th anniversary of diplomatic relations between Turkmenistan and Italy.
The news was also reported on the website of the Italian Embassy in Ashgabat.
“The 30th anniversary of the establishment of diplomatic relations between Italy and Turkmenistan was celebrated with a concert by Neapolitan jazz musician and composer Antonio Onorato at the Magtymguli theatre.
Our artist performed a solo guitar concert, ranging from the Neapolitan melodic tradition to contemporary sound, up to a vibrant closing performance of ‘Volare’ in a duo with the extraordinary Turkmen artist Maysa Niyazova.
Great success was also enjoyed by the young audience at the classical guitar Master Class held by Maestro Onorato at the Turkmen national conservatory, Maya Kuliyeva, in a context of profound admiration for the Italian music scene.“