Music
Jazz concerts, classics, rock, etc.
From Lennon to Led Zeppelin: the Mitteleuropa Orchestra, conducted by Igor Zobin, performs some of progressive rock and pop's great classics, arranged for classic orchestras by Valter Poles, Daniele Russo and Valter Sivilotti. Presented by the Associazione Orchestra Regionale del Friuli Venezia Giulia.
Admission by payment (advanced booking through Vivaticket - www.vivaticket.it).
Place : Castello di San Giusto - Cortile delle Milizie
Gospel, post-punk and industrial music: the only Italian date of the Algiers. The evening starts with Yeahki and Tavora, selected as part of the YEAH project. Presented by Associazione Projects with contributions from the Autonomous Region of Friuli Venezia Giulia.
Admission by payment (advanced booking at TicketPoint Trieste).
Place : Castello di San Giusto - Cortile delle Milizie
SAT
15 JUNE
Appearance of the group Wooden Legs.
Event : Bloomsday 2019

Place : Piazza Cavana
SUN
16 JUNE
Music by Giorgio Coslovich; performed live by Trio Joyce.
Event : Bloomsday 2019

Place : Museo Sartorio
Music by Marco Battigelli and Davide Coppola; performed live by Trio Joyce; readings by Giacomo Segulia.
Event : Bloomsday 2019

Place : Museo Sartorio
Rap-presentation by the group Stolen Wordz; script by Theo Verdiani. Presented by Cooperativa Reset in association with ALT and ASUITS.
Event : Bloomsday 2019

Place : Museo Sartorio
WED
26 JUNE
Aula Magna P. Budinich
Da Debussy al jazz. Concerto interattivo con musicisti provenienti da tutte le nazioni che hanno aderito a GMEL (Global Music Education League), uniti in un concerto live a distanza, a cura del Conservatorio Tartini di Trieste. Evento satellite della rassegna curata dalla SISSA-Scuola Internazionale Superiore di Studi Avanzati.
Event : SISSA Summer Festival

Place : SISSA
FRI
28 JUNE
Presented by Good Vibrations Entertainment Srl, with artistic direction by Trieste is Rock.
Event : Hot in the city

Place : Castello di San Giusto - Bastione Rotondo
SAT
29 JUNE
50+ years of activity of singer and song writer Gino D’Eliso revisited. Introduced by Marcello Crea. Presented by Associazione Culturale AM Group/Radio Diffusione Europea.
Place : Castello di San Giusto - Bastione Rotondo
SUN
30 JUNE
TUE
2 JULY
Presented by Good Vibrations Entertainment Srl, with artistic direction by Trieste is Rock.
Event : Hot in the city

Place : Castello di San Giusto - Bastione Rotondo
WED
3 JULY
THU
4 JULY
First award of the grant in memory of Jacopo Starini, promoted by his family: assigned to Marco D’Orlando, who performs with his group. Presented by Casa della Musica-Scuola di Musica 55.
Event : TriesteLovesJazz

Place : Castello di San Giusto - Bastione Rotondo
Seven teachers of the Conservatorio Tartini music school of Trieste devoted to spreading today’s music. Presented by Casa della Musica-Scuola di Musica 55.
Event : TriesteLovesJazz

Place : Castello di San Giusto - Bastione Rotondo
FRI
5 JULY
Sonic Youth band member Lee Ranaldo in concert. The evening starts with Leonard Medica, selected as part of the YEAH project. Presented by Associazione Projects, with contributions from the Autonomous Region of Friuli Venezia Giulia.
Place : Castello di San Giusto - Bastione Rotondo
SAT
6 JULY
With the Arcobaleno Trieste Wind Orchestra and the Czech Republic Dechový Orchestr Zábřeh.
16th edition presented by Complesso Bandistico Arcobaleno of Trieste.
Place : Giardino Pubblico Muzio de Tommasini
SUN
7 JULY
Cross-media performance that brings sunrise to the stage. In conjunction with the Italian Institute of Astrophysics - Trieste Astronomical Observatory and astronomer Massimo Ramella.
Composer Alessandro Grego; musicians Manuel Figheli (accordion) and Pierpaolo Foti (violin).
Presented by the Associazione Culturale Opera Viva.
Place : Castello di San Giusto - Bastione Rotondo
MON
8 JULY
With Miss Kennedy, an irresistible mix of fusion, funk, hip hop, R&B, pop and jazz elements of the highest level. Organised by Casa della Musica-Scuola di Musica 55.
Event : TriesteLovesJazz

Place : Piazza Verdi
TUE
9 JULY
Luis Bacalov’s Estaba la madre played by the musicians of Conservatorio Tartini of Trieste and Conservatorio di Santa Cecilia of Rome. L.E.I. project organised by GRAIA Associazione Culturale, promoted by the Department for Equal Opportunities of the Municipality of Trieste.
Event : L.E.I.

Place : Piazza Verdi
WED
10 JULY
THU
11 JULY
The Trieste Flute Ensemble in a jazz “contamination” with Croatian flautist Damjan Krajačić and a rhythmic session. Art project: Alessandro Vigolo and Andrea Zullian. Presented by Trieste Flute Association
Place : Piazza Verdi
FRI
12 JULY
A quintet with a very personal style that combines jazz with music influences from Trinidad and the Caribbean islands. Presented by Casa della Musica-Scuola di Musica 55.
Place : Piazza Verdi
SAT
13 JULY
Tamara Obrovac’s Transhistria Ensemble is a unique and passionate musical journey through time, across Istria and the Mediterranean. Presented by Casa della Musica-Scuola di Musica 55 in conjunction with Comunità Croata di Trieste-Hrvatska Zajednica u Trstu and Circolo di Cultura istro-veneta "Istria".
Event : TriesteLovesJazz

Place : Piazza Verdi
MON
15 JULY
Pipoquinha is one of the greatest bass players of the 90s generation, with a style that ranges from jazz to world music. Presented by Casa della Musica-Scuola di Musica 55.
Event : TriesteLovesJazz

Place : Piazza Verdi
TUE
16 JULY
Evening dedicated to Lelio Luttazzi with the winners of the prize that takes his name. Followed by The 8644 Swingers in concert: a jazz group from Trieste specialising in swing, Dixieland of the 20s and 30s and music by Lelio Luttazzi. Presented by Casa della Musica-Scuola di Musica 55.
Event : TriesteLovesJazz

Place : Piazza Verdi
WED
17 JULY
Annual edition of the Franco Russo Award, in memory of the musician born in Trieste.
Event : TriesteLovesJazz

Place : Piazza Verdi
A project that brings together a saxophonist and composer, a saxophone quartet and a world-famous Cuban percussionist. Presented by Casa della Musica-Scuola di Musica 55.
Event : TriesteLovesJazz

Place : Piazza Verdi
THU
18 JULY
One of the greatest contemporary soul musicians and his quartet. Presented by Casa della Musica-Scuola di Musica 55.
Event : TriesteLovesJazz

Place : Piazza Verdi
FRI
19 JULY
SAT
20 JULY
Presented by Good Vibrations Entertainment Srl, with artistic direction by Trieste is Rock.
Admission by payment (information and advanced booking:www.good-vibrations.it - www.ticketone.it).
Event : Hot in the city

Place : Castello di San Giusto - Cortile delle Milizie
Selection of Jewish songs presented by Marco Podda performed by Duo Diomede Zabeo; reading by Giulia Diomede, accompanied on the piano by Silvano Zabeo. From the novel by Alessandro Schwed. Presented by Opificio Muse.
Event : Trieste Estate Giovani

Place : Polo Giovani Toti
SUN
21 JULY
The VU-Orchestra from Amsterdam conducted by Joost Smeets performs music by Ljadov, Khachaturian and Rachmaninov. Presented by VU-Orkest Amsterdam.
Place : Castello di San Giusto - Cortile delle Milizie
MON
22 JULY
Rachmaninov’s two string quartets and Dvořák’s quartet n. 7 performed by Dragana Gajić (violin), Vanja Zuliani (violin), Giovanni Dalle Aste (viola), Amaia López Sucunza (cello). Organised by Associazione Mozart Italia - Sede di Trieste.
Event : Trieste Estate Giovani

Place : Polo Giovani Toti
TUE
23 JULY
Delta Moon in concert, a US rock & blues band. The evening starts with Mik and Sarajevo Tango, selected as part of the YEAH project. Presented by Associazione Projects in conjunction with the Autonomous Region of Friuli Venezia Giulia.
Place : Piazza Verdi
Organised by Associazione Musica Libera.
Admission by payment (information: +39 340 0813203; advanced booking through - www.vivaticket.it).
Place : Castello di San Giusto - Cortile delle Milizie
WED
24 JULY
Presented by Good Vibrations Entertainment Srl, with artistic direction by Trieste is Rock.
Event : Hot in the city

Place : Piazza Verdi
The journey of a few men, from Lebanon to the shores of continental Europe, on a sailing boat. From the book Song for Europe by Paolo Rumiz. With Paolo Rumiz (the narrator) and the European Spirit of Youth Orchestra - EYSO, conducted by Maestro Igor Coretti Kuret. Organised by Associazione Culturale Scuola per Giovani Musicisti.
Place : Castello di San Giusto - Cortile delle Milizie
THU
25 JULY
11th edition of CXG, musical festival dedicated to young upcoming groups that perform next to more experienced bands. Presented by Associazione Musicale Jambo Gabri.
Place : Castello di San Giusto - Cortile delle Milizie
Presented by Good Vibrations Entertainment Srl, with artistic direction by Trieste is Rock.
Event : Hot in the city

Place : Piazza Verdi
FRI
26 JULY
Multi-media performance from the Croatian band Sudar Percussion who reinterpret the masterpiece album by Jean-Michel Jarre (Oxygène, 1976), electronic music pioneer. Presented by Comunità Croata di Trieste-Hrvatska Zajednica u Trstu.
Place : Piazza Verdi
Presented by Good Vibrations Entertainment Srl, with artistic direction by Trieste is Rock..
Admission by payment (information and advanced booking: www.good-vibrations.it - www.ticketone.it).
Event : Hot in the city

Place : Castello di San Giusto - Cortile delle Milizie
SAT
27 JULY
Classic rumba and instrumental music from Andrea Terrano’s repertoire. Andrea Terrano (guitar), Rafa Marchante (guitar and vocals), Davide Pasqualini (percussion), Gareth Lockrane (flute). Organised by Teatro degli Sterpi.
Place : Piazza Verdi
Performance of the albums Animals and Wish you were here. Organised by Associazione Musica Libera.
Admission by payment (information: +39 340 0813203; advanced booking through Vivaticket - www.vivaticket.it).
Place : Castello di San Giusto - Cortile delle Milizie
SUN
28 JULY
The evening includes: musical entertainment with a vinyl record selection; screening of the documentary by Massimiliano Milic (at 21.00 h approx.); Lights & Sounds performance by Lorenzo Fragiacomo (at 21.30 h approx.). Presented by Knulp Snc.
Event : Caravanserraglio

Place : Fontana di Barcola
Charity concert. Music from Latin America, South American folk songs. With the vocal and instrumental ensemble Chirikè y Amigos. Presented by ACIP-Associazione per la Cooperazione Italo-Peruviana.
Place : Piazza Verdi
Mike Sponza accompanied by the 1000 Streets’ Orchestra, enriched by the inclusion of a selection of strings. Original pieces by Mike Sponza arranged for orchestra by Maestro Primoz Grasic. Presented by the Società dei Concerti - Trieste.
Admission by payment (advanced booking at Società dei Concerti, piazzetta Santa Lucia 1, 16-26 July, Tue-Fri 16.00-18.00, and through VivaTicket - www.vivaticket.it).
Place : Castello di San Giusto - Cortile delle Milizie
TUE
30 JULY
Presented by Good Vibrations Entertainment Srl, with artistic direction by Trieste is Rock.
Event : Hot in the city

Place : Piazza Verdi
WED
31 JULY
Screening of the documentary dedicated to the grand celebration of the end of the First World War with the Symphonic Orchestra of Conservatorio Tartini of Trieste conducted by Maestro Romolo Gessi, from Palazzo delle Poste of Trieste. Directed and screen play by Marco Manin, CEI production, 1st December 2018. Broadcasted by RAI 3.
Place : Piazza Verdi
THU
1 AUGUST
Organised by Associazione Musica Libera.
Admission by payment (information: +39 340 0813203; advanced booking through Vivaticket - www.vivaticket.it).
Event : Trieste Summer Rock Festival

Place : Castello di San Giusto - Cortile delle Milizie
FRI
2 AUGUST
Organised by Associazione Musica Libera.
Info: +39 340 0813203.
Event : Trieste Summer Rock Festival

Place : Castello di San Giusto - Cortile delle Milizie
Cappella Tergestina Choir and Band conducted by Maestro Podda; readings by Giulia Diomede. Produced by Cappella Tergestina and Opificio Muse.
Event : Trieste Estate Giovani

Place : Polo Giovani Toti
SAT
3 AUGUST
The drummer of rock band Deep Purple in concert. Organised by Associazione Musica Libera.
Admission by payment (information: +39 340 0813203; advanced booking through Vivaticket - www.vivaticket.it).
Event : Trieste Summer Rock Festival

Place : Castello di San Giusto - Cortile delle Milizie
SUN
4 AUGUST
The evening includes: musical entertainment with a vinyl record selection; screening of the documentary by Massimiliano Milic (at 21.00 h approx.); Lights & Sounds performance by Lorenzo Fragiacomo (at 21.30 h approx.). Presented by Knulp Snc.
Place : Piazzale Giarizzole
Organised by Associazione Musica Libera.
Info: +39 340 0813203.
Event : Trieste Summer Rock Festival

Place : Castello di San Giusto - Cortile delle Milizie
WED
7 AUGUST
Concert dedicated to the magical world of cinema. With Stefania Seculin, Raffaele Prestinenzi and musicians of the “Giuseppe Verdi” Municipal Wind Orchestra - Città di Trieste, conducted by Maestro Matteo Firmi. Presented by the “Giuseppe Verdi” Municipal Wind Orchestra - Città di Trieste.
Place : Castello di San Giusto - Cortile delle Milizie
THU
8 AUGUST
A journey across the world of musicals, from classic masterpieces to the great film composers. Presented by Complesso Bandistico Arcobaleno.
Place : Piazza Verdi
The Nuova Orchestra da Camera Ferruccio Busoni, conducted by Maestro Massimo Belli, performs Vivaldi’s Four Seasons and Las Cuatro Estaciones Porteñas by Piazzolla. Solo violin: Lucio Degani. Presented by the Nuova Orchestra da Camera Ferruccio Busoni.
Admission by payment (advanced booking at TicketPoint Trieste).
Place : Castello di San Giusto - Cortile delle Milizie
FRI
9 AUGUST
The greatest soundtracks of Hollywood’s films performed by the Orchestra da Camera del Friuli Venezia Giulia, conducted by Romolo Gessi. Organised by Associazione Musicale Aurora Ensamble.
Place : Piazza Verdi
Music and poetry from the best Neapolitan songs. Presented by Atto Quinto.
Event : Trieste Estate Giovani

Place : Polo Giovani Toti
SAT
10 AUGUST
Presented by Good Vibrations Entertainment Srl, with artistic direction by Trieste is Rock.
Admission by payment (information and advanced booking: www.good-vibrations.it - www.ticketone.it).
Event : Hot in the city

Place : Castello di San Giusto - Cortile delle Milizie
SUN
11 AUGUST
A pianist of great sensitivity that performs traditional jazz as well as freely improvised music. Presented by Casa della Musica-Scuola di Musica 55.
Event : TriesteLovesJazz

Place : Molo Audace
Hits of the 60s, 70s and other years in an evening of music and togetherness. Organised by Associazione I ’60 Ruggenti - Ritrovarsi in musica.
Place : Piazza Verdi
TUE
13 AUGUST
The atmosphere on board the SS Rex is evoked thanks to original music and dances from the 30s. With the Shipyard Big Band conducted by Flavio Davanzo; narrator: Pietro Spirito. Organised by Shipyard Town Jazz.
Place : Piazza Verdi
WED
14 AUGUST
BandOrkestra, conducted by Marco Castelli, presents a mixture of swing, ska, boogie-woogie, Afro, Latin and reggae. Presented by Associazione BandOrkestra.
Place : Piazza Verdi
100 years of history of the Big Bands, the fantastic orchestras “Made in USA”, with the Big Band Theory and guest bands: Ragtime Jazz Band, Shipyard Town Jazz and Banda Berimbau. Presented by Leonardo Zannier. Presented by Associazione Culturale Long Playing.
Admission by payment (advanced booking at TicketPoint Trieste).
Place : Castello di San Giusto - Cortile delle Milizie
THU
15 AUGUST
From the Discovery of America to Leonard Bernstein, a musical story dedicated to the New World. With the musicians of the Banda Cittadina di Muggia; vocalist Romana Tomat. Presented by the “Amici della Musica” band of Muggia.
Place : Castello di San Giusto - Cortile delle Milizie
FRI
16 AUGUST
The best Italian pop, rock and funky music. Twenty years of activity of Magazzino Commerciale, the band from Trieste that makes the whole city dance! By Tecnomedia/Fabio Sparago.
Place : Piazza Verdi
SAT
17 AUGUST
A journey across the rhythms and culture of Brazil to celebrate the twentieth anniversary of the well-known group of percussionists. Presented by Associazione Culturale Berimbau.
Place : Piazza Verdi
The greatest American successes of the 20s and 30s, with the Trieste Early Jazz Orchestra conducted by Livio Laurenti: singers Paolo Venier and Ana Pilat, female vocal quartet Anakrousis, dancers Lindy Hop Eva Pocivavsek Janhar and Metod Javornik, tip tap with the TocToc school. Directed by Elisabetta Gustini. Presented by Associazione Culturale Multimusica.
Admission by payment (advanced booking at TicketPoint Trieste).
Place : Castello di San Giusto - Cortile delle Milizie
Songs by the Beatles by Gabriele Medeot and the Freelords.
Event : Trieste Estate Giovani

Place : Polo Giovani Toti
MON
19 AUGUST
Music, songs and stories about two great women and artists. Written by Annamaria Persichella and Gabriella Zubelli; with Michela Cembran (actress), Annamaria Persichella (vocals), Paolo Robba (guitar), Roberto Franceschini (double bass). Organised by Associazione Culturale e Teatrale “La macchina del testo”.
Place : Castello di San Giusto - Bastione Rotondo
THU
22 AUGUST
Presented by AMIS-Associazione Amici delle Iniziative Scout in conjunction with Associazione Tina Modotti.
Event : Se se vol se pol

Place : The Old San Giacomo Public Washhouse
SAT
24 AUGUST
Original jazz and folk pieces revisited in chamber music key by the group Violoncelli Itineranti: Irene Ferro-Casagrande, Andrejka Možina, Emanuele Panizon, Carla Scandura; with Ana Pilat (vocals). Presented by Glasbena Matica.
Place : Castello di San Giusto - Bastione Rotondo
SAT
31 AUGUST
Presented by the Italian Community “Santorio Santorio” of Capodistria.
Place : Castello di San Giusto - Bastione Rotondo