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Musical festivals and concerts

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Musical festivals and concerts

Musical festivals in Italy

The trip to Italy for most of our compatriots was always connected with great musical traditions of this country. Still in from the middle of the 18th century of the most gifted Russian musicians began to send to study abroad, to Italy. In Bologna and today it is possible to see on a marble board gold in lists of academicians a name of one of the first Russian composers of the 18th century Maxim Sozontovich Berezovsky whose tragic destiny was closely connected with Italy. In Italy 4 years young Glinka improved the skill, here Tchaikovsky finished Eugene Onegin, on a training or for inspiration many and many Russian musicians aspired here.

And today guests of Italy have a happy opportunity to touch eternal values of the Italian and world music. In such glorified theaters as the La Scala in Milan, La Fenice in Venice, San Carlo in Naples, Massimo in Palermo, Regio in Parma, Pergola in Florence and many others magnificent musicians, singers and dancers work and go on tour. In many towns the festivals which are bringing together music lovers from around the world are held. Among the most known musical events of Italy there is a summer opera festival in Verona, musical weeks on the lake Madzhore, a summer season in Caracalla's Terms, a ballet festival in Turin, the holiday "Under the Sun of Tuscany" in Kortona, "Two Worlds" in Spoletto and many others.

Italy honors and remembers the great composers in honor of whom festivals their hometowns are held: Rissini – in Pezaro, Puccini – in the Torah put Lago, Verdi – Parma. Amazing places become the venue for many festivals: palaces and botanical gardens, (Boboli's gardens), coast of the lake, ancient stadiums (Macherat), magnificent country houses with a fascinating view of the sea (Ravello), fortresses (Savona), cathedrals (Spoletto and Kortona) and just squares of historical towns.

THE MOST POPULAR MUSICAL FESTIVALS OF ITALY

Venue
Festival
Carrying out time
Stresa/Lago Maggiore
August - September
Turin
Settembre Musica + Ballet Festival
September
Savona
Priamar Summer Opera Festival
July
Bergamo/Brescia
Piano Festival Michelangeli
April - June
Verona
Arena Opera Festival
June - August
Trieste
International Operetta Festival
July - August
Cremona
Claudio Monteverdi Festival
 May June
Parma
Ballet Festival
May
Parma
Verdi Festival
October
Busseto
Lyrics Festival
June-July
Ravenna
Opera & Lyrics Festival
June-July
Torre del Lago
- Puccini Festival
June – August
Pisa
International Festival of Sacred Music "Anima Mundi"
September-October
Siena
Estate Musicale Chigiana
July-August
Florence
Maggio Musicale Forentino Festival
April-July
Fiesole/Florence
Opera Festival at Boboli Gardens
June-July
Toscana Historical Cities
Toscana Opera festival
 July - August
Pesaro
Rossini Opera Festival
August
Macerata
Opera Festival
July-August
Cortona
Tuscan Sun Festival
August
Spoleto
Festival dei Due Mondi
June-July
Città di Castello
Festival delle Nazioni
August - September
Rome
Caracalla Baths Festival
July - August  
Rome
International Festival of Sacred Music & Art
October
Cagliari
Sant'Efiso Festival
April-June
Ravello
Music Festival
June-September
Martina Franca
Valle d'Itria Festival
July-August
Perugia
Jazz Festival
July
Elba
Elba Isola Musicale d’ Europa
September

Musical festivals in France

This summer in French riviera it is not necessary to miss! Enjoy not only the sea, the sun and sandy beaches, but also the interesting cultural program. During the whole summer of a star of world size will sing the best songs on platforms in Nice and Monaco.

Below – the schedule of concerts for the summer period

  • June 22: Elton John, Nice, Palais Nikaia.
  • 28, on June 29: Johnny Hallyday, Nice, Palais Nikaia.
  • June 30: Johnny Hallyday, Nice, Stades Charles Ehrmann.
  • July 13: Pink Martini, Monaco, Sporting Monte-Carlo.
  • July 14: Laurent Gerra, Monaco, Sporting Monte-Carlo.
  • 06, on July 07: Enrique Iglesias, Monaco, Sporting Monte-Carlo.
  • 16, 17, on July 18: Rock the Ballet, Monaco, Sporting Monte-Carlo.
  • 19, 20, on July 21: Johnny Hallyday, Monaco, Sporting Monte-Carlo.
  • July 23: George Benson, Monaco, Sporting Monte-Carlo.
  • July 24: Hugh Laurie, Monaco, Sporting Monte-Carlo.
  • July 25: Duran-Duran, Monaco, Sporting Monte-Carlo.
  • July 27: Tony Bennett, Monaco, Sporting Monte-Carlo.
  • July 28: Giogio Panariello: Monaco, Sporting Monte-Carlo.
  • July 30: Jerry Lee Lewis: Monaco, Sporting Monte-Carlo.
  • July 31: Julien Clerc: Monaco, Sporting Monte-Carlo.
  • August 3: Ball of the Red Cross (Scorpions, Boy Georges, DJ Gala de la Croix-Rouge), Monaco, Sporting Monte-Carlo.
  • August 4: concert of The Australian Pink Floyd show, Monaco, Sporting Monte-Carlo.
  • August 11: Tiziano Ferro, Monaco, Sporting Monte-Carlo.
  • August 15: Massimo Ranieri, Monaco, Sporting Monte-Carlo.
  • August 16: Laura Pausini: Monaco, Sporting Monte-Carlo.
  • 17, on August 18: Julio Iglesias, Monaco, Sporting Monte-Carlo.
  • August 21: Madonna, Nice, Stades Charles Ehrmann.
  • October 04: Lady Gaga: Nice, Stades Charles Ehrmann.

Tours on musical festivals and concerts

As it is important to be in correctly place in the correct time! We invite to visit the unique show Intimissimi On Ice in ancient theater of Verona. On October 7 and 8 already for the third time of Arena di Verona will become a scene for a colourful holiday of fashion, sport and music. New statement of "One Amazing Day" (One surprising day) will tell a fantastic story of fine Is white in search of the Hero.

From October 1 to October 30 in Parma and Busseto – the cities in the north of Italy which kept unique medieval color and are closely connected with life and Giuseppe Verdi's creativity – the traditional musical festival of a name of the great maestro will be held. In 2016 it will be devoted to the German playwright and the poet Friedrich Schiller whose works became an inspiration source for Verdi and many other composers of Italy.

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Duration: 8 days

Dates: on demand

the price is from €1530

Air flight: not incl.

Pedestrian walk on the downtown with a dinner and visit of a performance of a flamenco. A panoramic excursion across Madrid: Gran Via, building of the Opera and Royal palace, Retiro's park, station Atocha, areas of Spain and Columbus, Kastelyan's boulevards and Rekoletos, temple Debot. An excursion in Toledo with survey of the medieval downtown and its main monuments and the Cathedral.

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Imagine delight which you feel in warm southern night under the sky covered with stars on the ancient country house which is smelling sweet in flowers hanging on the abrupt rock over the Bay of Naples rolling in sounds of magic music: all these feelings are caused by the well-known festival in Ravello.

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Musical days off in Parma, a tour for 2 days

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Duration: on demand

Dates: till 28.08.16

Di Veron's arena - the Roman amphitheater, one of the most remarkable monuments of archeology in Europe. Di Veron's arena or "archaeological theater" is famous for the opera and concert statements and accepts up to 600 thousand viewers in a year. 2013 – year of the 200 anniversary of the great composer Giuseppe Verdi and in this regard in the repertoire di Veron's Arena is a lot of his works.

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The international festival of the jazz "Umbria Jazz" is held already several decades in the historical capital of Umbria the city of Perugia. It is the musical festival, most popular in Italy.

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These days Verona into "the city of love" will be turned by a series of the actions devoted to Romeo and Juliette's history. The love, and the purpose - to remind that Verona - not only the city of lovers, but also the city of art, culture and hospitality, and also magnificent kitchen will become a festival subject, certainly. Here you are waited by the unforgettable week-end consisting of various entertainments: street performances, tasting of the dishes prepared from products aphrodisiacs, and excursions on romantic corners of Verona and its vicinities.

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Dates: on demand

"Montreux Jazz Festival" founded in 1967 became one of the most important musical events. Historically jazz music was a basis of an action, but over time a framework of a festival included also other musical styles and the directions: fate, India, priest, hip-hop, лаундж, дэнс, хауз, disco, funk.

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Dates: on demand

In the Swiss city of Lucerne art and the nature stay in harmony. There, on the bank of the Firvaldshtedsky lake, classical and modern works performed by the best musicians of the world sound.


  


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