Un'estate da re 2019

Caserta (Naples)


Artist: Various

Venue: Reggia di Caserta

Equipment Used


From August 28 to September 29 the VIO series systems were main PA for Un'Estate da Re 2019, a Neapolitan event dedicated to classical, opera and symphony music staged in the enchanting Reggia di Caserta (Naples). The VIO L212 and VIO L210 systems with the VIO S218 subwoofer powered the outdoor spaces of Italy's most famous royal palace. Among the most popular stars: Ezio Bosso, Zubin Mehta, Stefano Bollani, Alvise Casellati, David Garrett and many others.
Now at its fourth edition, Un'Estate da Re confirms itself as one of the most prestigious festivals able to stage the classical, lyrical and symphonic tradition through the most important national and international names. The royal garden hosted five evenings of superb artistic profile gathering big realities of the field and many professional musicians like the Orchestra of the San Carlo Theatre of Naples and the Philharmonic Orchestra of the Giuseppe Verdi Municipal Theatre of Salerno.

The acoustic project was defined on the needs of each live concert and supported by the line array systems VIO L212 and VIO L210 from the VIO series.
The PAs configurations were designed and supplied by L'Altroservice, a solid reality operating in the sector with a long experience in live concerts and shows realized with VIO Series and dBTechnologies systems.

Among the most important evenings stands out the opening night featuring the famous Ezio Bosso joined by the Philharmonic Orchestra of the Municipal Theatre Giuseppe Verdi of Salerno; the configuration consisted of:
VIO L210 and VIO S118R in ground stack as main
2 VIO L210 + 1 VIO S118R per side as delay
4 DVA T8 used as front fill
6 DVX DM12 TH used as stage monitor
2 LVX 8 as monitor for fitting rooms
In the extremely selective and high-sounding programming, the interpretative virtuosity of the German violinist David Garrett also founded a relevant place; due to the particular nature of the musical performance, the VIO L212 system constituted the Main together with VIO S218, with the help of VIO L210 used for the front fill.
For the grand final, the live concert conducted by Zubin Mehta with the exclusive participation of the Italian pianist Stefano Bollani closed the season completing the uniqueness of the festival. The PA for the evening included:
8 VIO L212 as main
8 VIO L210 + 2 VIO S118 as delay

The 2019 season of Un'Estate da Re registered a very satisfactory turnout as sign of a very lively interest in the great classics of musical history masterpiece; the event was once again confirmed as a majestic initiative capable of being a great attraction for a diverse and numerous audience.