Tuesday, 21 December 2021

Christmas Oratorio, op. 12

For the centenary of Saint- Saëns’ demise

For the centenary of Saint- Saëns’ demise

The University Library has organized four concerts in December.

The protagonists for the fourth and last are the Choir and String Orchestra of the University of Milan-Bicocca, directed by Maestro Alessandra Zinni.

The concert that celebrates the centenary of Camille Saint- Saën’s demise (1835-1921) will be held on Tuesday, December 21, 2021, at 21.00 h at Santa Maria Segreta Church (Piazza Nicolò Tommaseo, Milano).



  • Camille Saint-Saëns, Oratorio de di Noël Op. 12
  • Camille Saint-Saëns, Calme des nuits
  • Camille Saint-Saëns, Deus Abraham


  • Paola Petrella, soprano
  • Stefania Mercanti, soprano
  • Ilaria Molinari, mezzosoprano
  • Zhang Zhiqia, tenore
  • Gustavo Castillo, baritono
  • Dora Scapolatempore, harp
  • Vittorio Vanini, organ