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Published on: 3/27/2015 4:24 PM


2015 EVENTS 



County of Santa Clara, CA, USA/Province of Florence*, Italy
Sister County Commission to Host
Notte d'Amore/Night of Love Opera Event
Join the Santa Clara County/Province of Florence*, Italy Sister County Commission for an evening of the most romantic love arias, duets and ensembles from Italian operas, such as “Un bel dì, vedremo” from Puccini's Madama Butterfly; “Donde lieta uscì” from Puccini's La Bohème;
“Libiamo ne' lieti calici” from Verdi's La Traviata.
County of Santa Clara CA, USA/Province of Florence*, Italy Sister County Commissioners
First Street Opera Singers
Opera and Italian culture lovers
Commission friends
Saturday, April 25, 2015
6:00-7:00 p.m., Reception
7:00-8:30 p.m., Performance
Little Italy’s Piazza
350 W. Julian St. San Jose, CA 95110
(Behind Bel Bacio Italian Coffee)
For the past 28 years, the County of Santa Clara, USA/ Province of Florence*, Italy Sister County Commission Florence Commission has been promoting the understanding of Italian culture and heritage in the San Francisco Bay Area. Proceeds from this event will support Italian arts and culture, and the Commission’s scholarship program to help enhance the study abroad experience of college students from Santa Clara County.
Tickets: $45 per person by April 20.  $55 at the door as space allows.
This delightful event includes beautiful music, traditional Italian antipasti and dessert.


For more information call (408)299-5115 or visit


RSVP Today!  Space is limited!


To print Notte d'Amore Event Invitation and RSVP form: click here 


*The Province of Florence is being replaced by the Florence Metropolitan City.  The County is actively pursuing a relationship with the new organization.




To print Notte d'Amore Event Invitation and RSVP: click here 





N.I.C.E Short Film Screenings at Santa Clara University

Friday, November 21, 2014

6:15 p.m. Doors open

7:00 p.m. Short Film Screenings







2014 Medici Medallion Citizen of the Year Dinner Celebration
Honoring Former Commissioner Duilio Peruzzi Ph.D.
and Launch of the Duilio Peruzzi Scholarship Fund
Thursday, October 2, 2014
Guglielmo’s Family Winery
1480 E. Main Street, Morgan Hill
In recognition of Dr. Peruzzi’s years of dedicated service, love for Italy, commitment to education and cultural exchanges with the Province of Florence.
6:00 p.m. Social 
6:30 p.m. Al Fresco Dinner
7:30 p.m. Program
Limited seating
Summer Concert
Friday, August 29, 2014, 7:00 p.m.
Santa Clara University Recital Hall
Featuring Violinist Francesca dePasquale
Gold Medal Winner, 2010 Irvin M. Klein International String Competition
2014 Annenberg Fellowship for the Performing and Visual Arts
Accompanied by Pianist Miles Graber
Guest cellist, Peter Gelfand 
For sponsorship opportunities, tickets and information, click here
or here
For additional information about the Commission, please call (408) 299-5115
or (408)299-5121










La Citta Ideale photos

 November, 2013