Inauguration of the restored facade of St.PeterRome-Italy

 

Valerio Festi and Myung-Whun Chung, conductor of Santa Cecilia Academy Orchestra, performed a spectacular pyromusical show in the presence of the Pope John Paul II and the President of the Republic Carlo Azeglio Ciampi to celebrate the end of the restoration of the facade of St. Peter's Basilica with a marvelous show inspired by the Baroque-style. The show attracted the attention of over 100,000 people and was broadcast on TV for 1,000,000 viewers.

 

roma san petro 99 Inauguration of the restored facade of St. Peter - Rome