Assisi Pax Mundi, “Dialogue, bond of Communion”. Franciscan music is the protagonist of an international event that is taking place from today (19 October) until Sunday here in Assisi. Assisi Pax Mundi fourth edition starts with the title “Dialogue, bond of Communion”, it is a festival that want to stimulate the dialogue through the music.
Saint Francis prayed by singing. His words arrived, strongly and clearly, until us. According to their tradition, the four Franciscan families of Assisi, with the cooperation of the Saint Francis Papal Basilica Chapel choir, promote the fourth edition of the International Festival of Sacred Franciscan Music: a non – competitive event in which choral and instrumental groups coming from all over the world can participate. The object of the festival is to promote the culture of sacred music, above all that one connected to Saint Francis figure. It want to testify that it is possible to improve and develop a culture based on peace and cooperation between different worlds and people thanks to the meeting of various choral and instrumental groups.
All appointments are free and supported by the “Fondazione Cassa di Risparmio di Perugia”.