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Grandi nomi per la 74. edizione

Da oltre 70 anni uno dei più importanti festival di musica classica della Svizzera, le Settimane Musicali di Ascona (Svizzera) offrono un programma che alterna grandi concerti sinfonici, serate di musica da camera e recital di singoli strumenti. I più celebri artisti del mondo sono stati almeno una volta ad Ascona e molti di loro vi sono ritornati più volte.

Hervorragende Interpreten & absolut originelle Juwelen

Die Settimane Musicali, die Musikwochen von Ascona, sind seit über 70 Jahren eines der wichtigsten Festivals für klassische Musik in der Schweiz und bieten ein abwechslungsreiches Programm mit wunderbaren Sinfoniekonzerten, Kammermusikabenden und Solokonzerten. Die bekanntesten Künstler der Welt waren schon mindestens einmal in Ascona und viele von ihnen kamen mehrmals wieder.

Moon & Stars '19 - Eros Ramazzotti, Jason Derulo, Emeli Sandé, Christina Aguilera, Snow Patrol, Jamiroquai and and and...

Nine days of pop and rock music in Piazza Grande in Locarno, one of the most spectacular squares in Europe. The well-known Moon&Stars Festival takes place in this unique setting, where international stars of the musical Olympus perform in front of more than 65,000 spectators. Just behind Piazza Grande you will find the Piazza Piccola and the Food&Music Street, the icing on the cake of the festival, hosts bars, food trucks and concerts completely free of charge with national and international musicians. The great concerts, the Mediterranean atmosphere and the magic of the place are aspects that make this open-air festival a top event.

LongLake Festival Lugano

Having reached its 9th edition, the international LongLake Festival is one of the biggest open-air city festivals in Switzerland. Concerts, music for all tastes, literature, gatherings, entertainment, theatre, dance, cinema, children’s shows and urban art installations will invade the streets, squares and public parks of the city creating an intense encounter between artists and the public.

35. JazzAscona - Junge Löwen aus New Orleans, die Trompete als Roter Faden und die Hommage an Nat King Cole von Monty Alexander

Die 35. Ausgabe des JazzAscona vom 20. bis zum 29. Juni 2019 wird einmal mehr zum grossen Schaufenster des facettenreichen und hochkarätigen Musikschaffens der Metropole am Mississippi. Fans von Jazz, Soul, Funk und Blues aus ganz Europa werden wieder nach Ascona pilgern, um ihre «New Orleans Experience» im idyllischen Städtchen am Lago Maggiore zu machen.

Vallemaggia Magic Blues

This little big open air festival presents a series of blues music concerts featuring both national and international bands in the most suggestive squares of Vallemaggia. Thanks to the original concept, which married quality music and stunning locations, this 'itinerant' festival has found itself a secure place among the most important music events in the region.

Moon & Stars '18 - Anastacia, James Blunt, Sarah Connor, Sunrise Avenue, Gianna Nannini and and and ...

9 days of pop-rock music in one of the most spectacular squares of Europe: Piazza Grande in Locarno. The well-known Moon and Stars Festival will take place in this unique setting, where international stars of the music industry perform in front of thousands spectators. The great concerts, the flawless organization and the magic of the location make of Moon and Stars a top event.

Estival Jazz Mendrisio 40th edition - A heady cocktail mixing jazz, in all its various flavours

A heady cocktail mixing jazz, in all its various flavours , combining blues, pop, soul, rock and world music, for a unique event in Europe. The spectacular comprises a series of free open air concerts, offering the thousands of fans filling squares of Lugano and Mendrisio the chance to admire the performances of hugely renowned international artists.

34th edition of JazzAscona Time to fully immerse in jazz, blues & New Orleans on the shores of Lake Maggiore

Ascona is always worth the trip, but during the 10-day jazz festival it’s almosta must! Here one of the major world events dedicated to jazz and New Orleans Beat takes place - and JazzAscona proposes an enthusiastic New Orleans experience with over 180 concerts, jam sessions and events, the best musical productions from the delta city and a culinary taste of Louisiana specialities. The Mississippi on the shores of Lake Maggiore!

In concert: Hagen Quartett / Jörg Widmann clarinet at 25th January at LAC - Lugano

German composer and clarinettist Jörg Widmann is the protagonist of this January concert. The renowned musician has already been artist-in-residence in Dubai, Mainz and Bamberg, as well as the Rheingau Festival. Together with the famous Salzburg-based quartet lead by the Hagen Brothers (Lukas and Clemens play two Stradivarius instruments, sister Angelika a Maggi viola), Widmann will present two quintets...

Soloists of the Byzantine Academy at LAC Lugano Arte e Cultura on Thursday 21th December 2017

In the course of the Lugano concert at Thursday21 December at LAC Lugano Arte e Cultura, Dantone will lead us to Venice at the time of the birth of the modern concert, not only through the genius of Antonio Vivaldi, but also though rarer but no less refined works by Tomaso Albinoni, Baldassare Galuppi and Giovanni Benedetto Platti, a Padua composer considered to be one of the inventors of the sonata form.