On 14 June 2011, a charity concert commemorating 150 years since the unification of Italy was held at the Tbilisi Concert Hall.
The world renowned opera singers: Antonello Palombi, Cinzia Forte and Carlo Guelfi invited by Mr. Paata Burchuladze participated in the Gala conducted by maestro Attilio Tomasello.
The 150 anniversary of the united Italy has been celebrated all over the world. In March 2011, the festivities in this country were launched by the display of the Italian art works preserved in the XIX and XX century Georgia and are going to be consummated with the exhibition of Italy’s UNESCO protected cultural heritage in December.
The concert was supported by the Italian embassy in Georgia, Tbilisi Municipality and the Georgian Ministry of Culture and Monument Protection.