On July 2, guests at Villa d’Este can look forward to an emotional highlight: to mark the 150th anniversary of the magnificent grand hotel on Lake Como, star conductor Zubin Mehta will give an open-air concert in a class of its own. The hotel’s iconic mosaic provides the perfect backdrop for an unforgettable musical experience.
Unique setting of the concert with Zubin Mehta
The impressive mosaic of the Villa d’Este, shining in bright light on a balmy summer evening, creates a unique atmosphere for Mehta’s concert. The splendid parklands, which extend over ten hectares and reach all the way to the shores of Lake Como, add to the charm of this five-star hotel.
Zubin Mehta: A world-renowned conductor with an impressive career
Zubin Mehta is considered one of the best conductors in the world, with his musical origins in Vienna. Even in his twenties, he led renowned orchestras such as the Berlin and Vienna Philharmonic Orchestras and performed at prestigious events such as the Salzburg Festival, New York’s Met and Milan’s La Scala. He has given over 3,000 concerts with the Israel Philharmonic Orchestra.
A feast for all the senses: Gala dinner following the concert
After the concert, guests will enjoy an exquisite gala dinner at the Veranda Restaurant. Chef Michele Zambanini provides the culinary highlight of the evening, while the guests still have the soft sounds of the concert in their ears. A walk through the historic grounds of Villa d’Este perfectly completes the unique experience.
Villa d’Este: a luxurious retreat on Lake Como
Located on the shores of idyllic Lake Como, Villa d’Este is one of the prestigious The Leading Hotels of the World and offers guests 152 elegant rooms and opulent suites, in addition to four exclusive private villas. The breathtaking surroundings, the outstanding architecture and the pool floating above the lake create a luxurious atmosphere. As part of the 150th anniversary celebrations, guests can expect a variety of special events, gastronomic delights and captivating historical insights into the property.
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