Posts Tagged ‘music’

June 2011 – Heineken Jammin’ Festival

Monday, April 18th, 2011

heineken_jammin_festival-VENICEThe lead acts for the 2011 Heineken Jammin’ Festival have finally been announced: 9th June COLDPLAY, 10th June NEGRAMARO and on 11th June VASCO.

Chamber Concerts at Palazzo Cavagnis

Monday, April 11th, 2011

thumb_src_palazzo_zorziThe Cultural Center Palazzo Cavagnis promotes relations activities and meetings, concerts, exhibitions and conferences in collaboration with institutions (regional, provincial, common) and instances of religious, cultural and social in their area.

Opera at the Lido and Pellestrina

Monday, March 21st, 2011

serva_padronaFor the first time, the Lido and Pellestrina, will host operatic master pieces in plein-air. It will begin the next summer and to promote this, it’s the Municipality. The rio Terà di Malamocco will see the representation  of the Serva Padrona on July the 23rd and the Locandiera on august 20th.

Palazzo Bru Zane : French Romanticism in Venice

Thursday, October 21st, 2010

bruThis year Palazzetto Bru Zane, where the Centre de Musique Romantique Française is located since 2009, presents its second music edition. Its purpose is to research and spread French Romantic music, especially the least known authors.

CIRCUITO OFF : The Short Film festival

Wednesday, September 1st, 2010

circuito-off5Circuito Off Revolution, is the true title for the 11th Edition of the Festival which, after a history of ten years, makes now a leap forward, with many surprises for its large and loyal audience and two brand new locations in Venice and Lido island. The screenings will take place in two prestigious venues of Ca’ Foscari University: the Auditorium in Campo Santa  Margherita, centre of the young life of the city and place that saw the birth of the Festival, will host the afternoon screenings.

“LidoMusicAgosto”, four concerts in the San Nicolò Cloister.

Wednesday, August 18th, 2010

Dedicated this year to “Celebrations, anniversaries, storical and artistical memories”, is coming back for the third consecutive year,from August 21st at 08:30 pm, in the San Nicolò Cloister in the Venice Lido, the festival “LidoMusicAgosto”,

San Servolo Island in Celebration

Monday, July 5th, 2010

san servolo miniDuring next month many artists and celebrations will take place at San Servolo Island.
Benedictine monks lived on this island from at least the eighth century and for almost five hundred years.
They were joined later by nuns escaping from the convents of Saints Leone and Basso on the island of Malamocco, which had been destroyed by a seaquake. At the beginning of the 15th century the nuns departed, but they were soon replaced by a few dozen other nuns, who were fleeing the Turkish invasion of Crete.

Venice Jazz Festival

Friday, May 28th, 2010

jazzThis summer a succession of different concerts will take place on the most beautiful city of the world!

To begin, on July 12th 2010, the famous stylist Pierre Cardin will propose you to have a sneak preview of his new production: a musical called “Casanova, loves and deceits in Venice“. The supervision has been put into the hands of Rodrigo Basilicati who imagined the traditional Opera with signed costums of the designer.

L’avogaria Jazz 2010

Wednesday, May 26th, 2010

Jazz is back in Venice with two free concerts at L’Avogaria Theather! The event is promoted by Theolonius Monk School and the Association Caligola.

The first concert will be held tomorrow 27th June at 21:30 by the Duo Pietro Tonolo (tenor sax) and Giancarlo Bianchetti (guitar). The second will be held the 3rd June, always at 21:30, by the Nigredo Trio : Nicola Fazzini (sax), Alessandro Fedrigo (bass and special effects) and Carla Alberto Carnevali (drums and computer).
These two concerts are Free of Charge, so if you want to partecipate is better to reserve a place (the theather is very small, about 100 places!!!).

For more information and reservations please contact:
Caligola Association
Tel. 041 962205 – .
L’Avogaria Theather
Corte Zappa, Dorsoduro 1617
Tel 041 5209270


The Romantic Piano at Palazzetto Bru Zane

Tuesday, April 13th, 2010

Palazzo Bru Zane is the centre of the Musique Romantique Francaise, a reference for the study and performance of XIXth Century French music.
Until the 19th May 2010 many shows will be held in this fabulous building, located just behind the Church of Frari, in a very venetian area of the city.
This program, Il Pianoforte Romantico, will explore the music trends of the French music during the XIX century with symphonic concerts but also with more intimate atmosphere of chamber music.

The complete program can be found in the official website of Palazzetto Bru Zane: , as well as all the information to buy the tickets.

Palazzetto Bru Zane