Part Three: the Oscar Niemeyer Auditorium
(Less than 1 hour)

Auditorium Oscar Niemeyer
Auditorium Oscar Niemeyer (Photo by Francesco Di Capua / CC BY-NC-SA 2.0)

As befits a town known as “la città della musica”, the city of music, Ravello today features a concert hall built by Oscar Niemeyer, the famed Brazilian architect who died in 2012. Constructed in 2011, the glistening white auditorium hosts Ravello’s annual summer music festival, and attracts internationally acclaimed musicians, dance troupes, and performers. The Oscar Niemeyer Auditorium also serves as the town’s art center, offering periodic displays of sculpture and other artistic works. The Auditorium is located on the Via della Repubblica about a hundred meters from the tunnel that leads to the town’s main square, the Piazza Vescovado.

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