Festival Lago Maggiore Musica 2013
July – August, 2013: concerts on Lake Maggiore banks
The nineteenth edition of Festival LagoMaggioreMusica is coming up: the appointment is from July 20th to August 31st 2013.
The chamber music festival will consist of 15 concerts of the most important world music competitions’ winners that will perform in various locations by the Lake Maggiore: Sesto Calende, Laveno Mombello, Arona, Belgirate, Someraro of Stresa. Concerts will be held in wonderful locations of historical and artistic interest, such as the famous Hermitage of Santa Caterina dal Sasso, a medieval sanctuary overlooking the lake.
The event is organized by the Gioventù Musicale d’Italia, the Italian section of the Federation Internationale des Jeunesses Musicales, an international organization whose purpose is to promote music among young people thanks to young artists, such as, the Italian young pianist Scipione Sangiovanni, winner of the first prize at the International Competition Rina Sala Gallo at Monza in 2012, who will perform in Arona on Thursday, August 8th or the twenty-one years old Chiara Enderle from Zurich, winner of the last edition of the International Cello Competition “Witold Lutoslawski” held in Warsaw last February.
Ticket price: 13 euro, but there are reduced fees for over 65, under 25 and groups of at least 10 people. Free entrance for children and under 14!
For further information about the event you can contact the tourist offices of Laveno and Varese (as far as the concerts that will take place on the Lombardy side are concerned), or the office of Arona, the Pro Loco of Belgirate or Distretto Turistico dei Laghi in Stresa for information about the concerts on Piedmont side.
Below you can find the detailed program of the event.