Florence Youth Festival of Youth Orchestras

June 28-August 2

Editorial Staff
June 26, 2008

This year marks the 10th anniversary this exciting festival that brings together young musicians from all over the world for a program ranging from baroque to contemporary. Every year, 1300 young musicians from 15 to 20 orchestras perform three or four concerts each and have the chance to play alongside renowned soloists. Each orchestra performs its first concert in the main festival venue in Florence-the Chiesa di Santo Stefano al Ponte (near the Ponte Vecchio), the other concerts take place at venues throughout Tuscany and other regions. For more information and program details, visit www.florenceyouthfestival.com or call 055/597026 or 055/5978401.

 

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