name formed and are forming many institutions thet demostrate how much she was
respected and loved.
she passed away, in Padova, a group of her friends gave life to the FONDAZIONE
LUCIA VALENTINI TERRANI ONLUS, that is extremely active in organizing concerts
and specials for charity purposes. The main objectives of the foundation are
the formation and qualification of young musicians(Classes, masters, seminars,
awards, scolarships, spectacles).
work particularly aimed to helping people afflicted by severe illness, with
particular attention to children.
In the name
Valentini Terrani there are already two awards: one sponsored by "L'Opera"
magazine and a second one within the "Premio Internazionale Sant'Antonio",
sponsored by the monthly publication "Messaggero di Sant'Antonio".
a "Different" artist,
a "Special" woman, "Unique" in her own way of being, of
thinking, of managing her art and her person.
In the full
respect of the unicity of Lucia, this new meaning has been found for the foundation,
taking in two essential aspects of Lucia's life: the music and the severely
So are oriented
the first steps of our activity:
- The stay
of a group of children severely hit by AIDS in occasion of the opening of
the Hospice OIC in Padova.
and help campaigns for the new artistic talents, with scolarships with scolarships,
awards and stages.
- The concerts
performed by world known artists, in the Basilica del Santo in Padova, at
the Olimpico in Vicenza, in the Accademia di Santa Cecilia in Rome and at
the Teatro Verdi inPadova.
- By the
Foundation interest, the "Work tools" and the scores where Lucia
annotated every musical intention, found a prestigious collocation in the
Pollini conservatory of music directed by Claudio Scimone, where a new reading
room has been realized in support of the preparation of hte new artists.
- The city
of Padova remembers and celebrated Lucia Valentini Terrani giving her name
to a city square, in front of the Teatro Verdi, entrusting this way to the
fellow citizens of all times the memory of this extraordinary singer.