Assisi Pax Mundi starts: more than 300 singers has come to Assisi di give life to the fifth edition of the International Festival of Sacred Franciscan Music that will liven up the city until Sunday the 21st of October. Four days of music and praying are just beginning this evening (Thursday the 18th of October) at 9 p.m. at the Santa Maria degli Angeli Basilica: it will be performed Cristina Antonini’s organ concert. The Laudate et Benedicete Choir of Sassari has arrived to Assisi.
The festival is very rich: seven free concerts executed by 15 choral groups coming from different cities of Italy and of the world; five Franciscan locations in Assisi and its surroundings; various music genres (between them gospel and folk music). Assisi Pax Mundi 2018 gives life to intense emotions thanks to its music appointments that has to follow the main theme of this year edition: “If any man takes this bread for food he will have life for ever” (Jhon 6, 51).