Music
Jazz concerts, classics, rock, etc.
SAT
16 JUNE
Concert for clarinet, violin and piano. Music by Marco Battigelli, Davide Coppola and Giorgio Coslovich; with the Trio Joyce (Maria Bertòs, clarinet; Snežana Aćimović, violin; Hiromi Arai, piano).
Event : Bloomsday 2018

Place : Museo Sartorio
SUN
17 JUNE
Museo Revoltella, Auditorium Marco Sofianopulo, Via Diaz 27, in bad weather
Appearance of the group Wooden Legs.
Event : Bloomsday 2018

Place : Campo San Giacomo
THU
21 JUNE
Open-air amphitheatre
Choral concert with Sedicetto del PoliEtnico and the choir of the Turin Polytechnic. Presented by SISSA (International School for Advanced Studies).
Event : SISSA Summer Festival – Art and Science

Place : SISSA
FRI
29 JUNE
Romantic compositions from the Slovenian musical repertoire, with the piano duo Excentury (Tamara Ražem Locatelli and Aleksandra Češnjaver Glavina) and dancers Alexandra Liubova and Andrea Bevilacqua; arrangements by Bojan Glavina.
Presented by the Unione dei Circoli Culturali Sloveni-Zveza Slovenskih Kulturni Društev (ZKSD).
Place : San Giusto Castle - Round Bastion
SUN
1 JULY
Presented by Casa della Musica-Scuola di Musica 55.
Event : TriesteLovesJazz

Place : San Giusto Castle - Round Bastion
MON
2 JULY
Presented by Casa della Musica-Scuola di Musica 55.
Event : TriesteLovesJazz

Place : San Giusto Castle - Round Bastion
Presented by Casa della Musica-Scuola di Musica 55.
Event : TriesteLovesJazz

Place : San Giusto Castle - Round Bastion
TUE
3 JULY
Presented by Casa della Musica-Scuola di Musica 55.
Event : TriesteLovesJazz

Place : San Giusto Castle - Round Bastion
Presented by Casa della Musica-Scuola di Musica 55.
Event : TriesteLovesJazz

Place : San Giusto Castle - Round Bastion
WED
4 JULY
Presented by Casa della Musica-Scuola di Musica 55.
Event : TriesteLovesJazz

Place : San Giusto Castle - Round Bastion
Presented by Casa della Musica-Scuola di Musica 55.
Event : TriesteLovesJazz

Place : San Giusto Castle - Round Bastion
THU
5 JULY
Presented by Casa della Musica-Scuola di Musica 55.
Event : TriesteLovesJazz

Place : San Giusto Castle - Round Bastion
FRI
6 JULY
Presented by Casa della Musica-Scuola di Musica 55.
Event : TriesteLovesJazz

Place : San Giusto Castle - Round Bastion
Presented by Casa della Musica-Scuola di Musica 55.
Event : TriesteLovesJazz

Place : San Giusto Castle - Round Bastion
SAT
7 JULY
Presented by Casa della Musica-Scuola di Musica 55.
Event : TriesteLovesJazz

Place : San Giusto Castle - Round Bastion
Presented by Casa della Musica-Scuola di Musica 55.
Event : TriesteLovesJazz

Place : San Giusto Castle - Round Bastion
SUN
8 JULY
[Young People] Presented by Casa della Musica-Scuola di Musica 55.
Event : TriesteLovesJazz

Place : Piazza Verdi
MON
9 JULY
Repertoire of Jewish music for mixed choirs in the form of a scenic concert, with dramaturgy by Jewish authors of the 1900s. Directed by Marco Podda; with the Kol Ha-Tikvà choir.
Presented by the Kol Ha-Tikvà Choir.
Place : San Giusto Castle - Round Bastion
Presented by Casa della Musica-Scuola di Musica 55 supported by Musikfonds e.V. through funds by the Federal Government Commissioner for Culture and Media.
Event : TriesteLovesJazz

Place : Piazza Verdi
TUE
10 JULY
Presented by Casa della Musica-Scuola di Musica 55.
Event : TriesteLovesJazz

Place : Piazza Verdi
WED
11 JULY
[Young People] Presented by Good Vibrations Entertainment Srl, with artistic direction by Trieste is Rock.
Event : Hot in the city

Place : San Giusto Castle - Round Bastion
[Young People] Presented by Casa della Musica-Scuola di Musica 55.
Event : TriesteLovesJazz

Place : Piazza Verdi
[Young People] The music of Frank Zappa.
Presented by Casa della Musica-Scuola di Musica 55.
Event : TriesteLovesJazz

Place : Piazza Verdi
THU
12 JULY
[Young People] Presented by Good Vibrations Entertainment Srl, with artistic direction by Trieste is Rock.
Event : Hot in the city

Place : San Giusto Castle - Round Bastion
Presented by Casa della Musica-Scuola di Musica 55.
Event : TriesteLovesJazz

Place : Piazza Verdi
FRI
13 JULY
Presented by Casa della Musica-Scuola di Musica 55.
Event : TriesteLovesJazz

Place : Piazza Verdi
A concert by the Slovenian group, ranging from indie to 70s rock-pop, followed by a DJ-set. Part of the YEAH-Young European Artists Hub project dedicated to young talent and European independent music. Presented by Associazione Musicale Jambo Gabri in conjunction with Associazione Projects.
Event : Trieste Estate Giovani

Place : Centrale Idrodinamica
SAT
14 JULY
Presented by Casa della Musica-Scuola di Musica 55.
Event : TriesteLovesJazz

Place : Piazza Verdi
SUN
15 JULY
Presented by Casa della Musica-Scuola di Musica 55.
Event : TriesteLovesJazz

Place : Piazza Verdi
MON
16 JULY
Presented by Casa della Musica-Scuola di Musica 55.
Event : TriesteLovesJazz

Place : San Giusto Castle - Round Bastion
Folk songs and dances from Serbia.
Organised by Associazione Culturale Serba “Pontes Mostovi”.
Place : Piazza Verdi
TUE
17 JULY
A welcome return of the English band that created heavy metal history. Opening groups: Tremonti; Rhapsody of Fire. Concert organised by Zenit Srl in conjunction with the Municipality of Trieste and the Region of Friuli Venezia Giulia.
Admission by payment. Information: www.azalea.it.
Event : Live in Trieste 2018

Place : Piazza Unità d’Italia
WED
18 JULY
The Aerosmith front man and world rock icon, touring with the Nashville band The Loving Mary. Opening group: The Sisterhood Band. Concert organised by Zenit Srl in conjunction with the Municipality of Trieste and the Region of Friuli Venezia Giulia.
Admission by payment. Information: www.azalea.it.
Event : Live in Trieste 2018

Place : Piazza Unità d’Italia
THU
19 JULY
An absorbing musical journey through various countries. With musicians of the “Giuseppe Verdi” Municipal Wind Orchestra - Città di Trieste, directed by Matteo Firmi.
Presented by the “Giuseppe Verdi” Municipal Wind Orchestra - Città di Trieste.
Place : Piazza Verdi
A unique duo whose work straddles rock, psychedelic, electronic and jazz music: Anselmo Luisi (vocals and drums) and Damon Arabsolgar (synthesiser and vocals).
Presented by Kokoschka Revival.
Event : Trieste Estate Giovani

Place : Centrale Idrodinamica
FRI
20 JULY
Music by Nicola Piovani; directed by Nicola Piovani. With: Orchestra and Choir of the Fondazione Teatro Lirico Giuseppe Verdi. Presented by Fondazione Teatro Lirico Giuseppe Verdi.
Admission by payment (advance booking at the Teatro Verdi ticket office).
Place : San Giusto Castle - Cortile delle Milizie
Concert presented by the Società dei Concerti - Trieste.
Place : Piazza Verdi
Italian band of heterogeneous origins that moves between electronics, art-rock, indie and folk. Followed by a DJ-set. Part of the YEAH-Young European Artists Hub project dedicated to young talent and European independent music.
Presented by Associazione Musicale Jambo Gabri in conjunction with Associazione Projects.
Place : Centrale Idrodinamica
SAT
21 JULY
On stage, the founder of Talking Heads, a leading figure in American new wave music. Concert organised by Zenit Srl in conjunction with the Municipality of Trieste and the Region of Friuli Venezia Giulia.
Admission by payment. Information:www.azalea.it.
Event : Live in Trieste 2018

Place : Piazza Unità d’Italia
SUN
22 JULY
Eleven famous pieces, from Caruso to Nessun Dorma, interpreted by the Orchestra dell’Accademia Musicale Naonis, the Gruppo Incontro di Trieste choir and three tenors of the Teatro alla Scala di Milano choir, including Trieste’s Andrea Semeraro. Presented by the Accademia Musicale Naonis.
Free entry.
Place : San Giusto Castle - Cortile delle Milizie
Presented by Good Vibrations Entertainment Srl, with artistic direction by Trieste is Rock.
Event : Hot in the city

Place : Piazza Verdi
MON
23 JULY
With Marko Feri (solo guitar) and the G.M. Orchestra, directed by Igor Zobin. Music by J. Rodrigo, A. Ginastera and A. Márquez; artistic director Giorgio Tortora. Presented by the Associazione Culturale “Musica Viva” Grado.
Admission by payment (advance booking: TicketPoint Trieste).
Place : San Giusto Castle - Cortile delle Milizie
Presented by Casa della Musica-Scuola di Musica 55.
Event : TriesteLovesJazz

Place : Piazza Verdi
TUE
24 JULY
The Milani-Barinova duo (flutes and piano) presents a diverting itinerary from the folk songs of washerwomen to traditional Italian and international dances.
Presented by AMIS-Associazione Amici delle Iniziative Scout.
Place : The Old San Giacomo Public Washhouse
The most inspiring songs of “The Voice” in a Mitteleuropa Orchestra production with arrangements by Valter Sivilotti. Director: Igor Zobin. Voci soloiste: Marnit Calvi, Jessica Interdonato, Tatjana Miheli and Mathia Neglia. Presented by the Associazione Orchestra Regionale del Friuli Venezia Giulia.
Admission by payment (advance booking: TicketPoint Trieste).
Place : San Giusto Castle - Cortile delle Milizie
THU
26 JULY
Charity concert, including songs by Astor Piazzolla, Afro-Peruvian music and South American folk songs. With the Los Amigos de Juan vocal and instrumental ensemble and the duo of Marzia Postogna (vocals) and Eduardo Contizanetti (guitar). Presented by ACIP-Associazione per la Cooperazione Italo-Peruviana.
Admission by payment (advance booking: TicketPoint Trieste; information: + 39 340 4738010).
Place : San Giusto Castle - Cortile delle Milizie
The story of the musical from the late 20th Century to the present, and its relationship with operetta. With Stefania Seculin, Graziana Borciani, Raffaele Prestinenzi, Leonardo Zannier and musicians of the “Giuseppe Verdi” Municipal Wind Orchestra - Città di Trieste, conducted by Matteo Firmi. Presented by the “Giuseppe Verdi” Municipal Wind Orchestra - Città di Trieste.
Place : Piazza Verdi
A concert with the Sgt. Pepper’s Lonely Hearts CAM Band, the live show that tells the story through music, as part of the multidisciplinary project RockHistory: suona la storia.
Presented by the Associazione Culturale Arte&Musica.
Event : Trieste Estate Giovani

Place : Centrale Idrodinamica
FRI
27 JULY
Presented by Good Vibrations Entertainment Srl, with artistic direction by Trieste is Rock. Admission by payment (ticket information: www.good-vibrations.it).
Event : Hot in the city

Place : San Giusto Castle - Cortile delle Milizie
The young pianist Nicola Losito stirs images of Porto Vecchio through the music of Chopin, Debussy and Beethoven.
Presented by Golden Show Srl - Impresa Sociale.
Event : Trieste Estate Giovani

Place : Centrale Idrodinamica
SAT
28 JULY
[Young People] Presented by Good Vibrations Entertainment Srl, with artistic direction by Trieste is Rock. Admission by payment (ticket information: www.good-vibrations.it).
Event : Hot in the city

Place : San Giusto Castle - Cortile delle Milizie
SUN
29 JULY
A.Piazzolla: Adios Nonino – Oblivion – Libertango (arrangiamento di G.Di Bacco);
T.Monk : Round Midnight (arrangiamento di G.Berardini) ;
N.Rota E.Morricone: Cinema di Note (Amarcord - C'era una volta in America – Indagine - Gabriel song - 8 e mezzo) (argt G.Di Bacco);
Aldemaro Romero : Cuarteto Latinoamericano para saxophones ( Fandango- Serenata - Chôro y tango)
George Gershwin: Gershwin Medley (arrangiamento di Mark Watters) ( da: Foggy Day, Summertim - An American In Paris - Bess You Is My Woman - S'Wonderful e I Got Rhythm)C Thierry Escaich: Tango Virtuoso
A cura della Società dei Concerti - Trieste. A.Piazzolla: Adios Nonino – Oblivion – Libertango (arrangiamento di G.Di Bacco);
T.Monk : Round Midnight (arrangiamento di G.Berardini) ;
N.Rota E.Morricone: Cinema di Note (Amarcord - C'era una volta in America – Indagine - Gabriel song - 8 e mezzo) (argt G.Di Bacco);
Aldemaro Romero : Cuarteto Latinoamericano para saxophones ( Fandango- Serenata - Chôro y tango)
George Gershwin: Gershwin Medley (arrangiamento di Mark Watters) ( da: Foggy Day, Summertim - An American In Paris - Bess You Is My Woman - S'Wonderful e I Got Rhythm)
Thierry Escaich: Tango Virtuoso
.Presented by the Società dei Concerti - Trieste.
Place : Piazza Verdi
MON
30 JULY
Presented by Good Vibrations Entertainment Srl, with artistic direction by Trieste is Rock.
Event : Hot in the city

Place : Piazza Verdi
TUE
31 JULY
A journey through the continent’s old and new frontiers
100 years after the end of the Great War, Paolo Rumiz and Igor Coretti Kuret, with the European Spirit of Youth Orchestra, a symphony orchestra of young musicians from all over the continent, illustrate lesser-known aspects of that conflict to reaffirm the importance of peace.
Presented by International Music and Arts.
Place : San Giusto Castle - Cortile delle Milizie
Bluesman Mike Sponza presents his new album dedicated to the 60s, produced in the Abbey Road Studios and co-written with Pete Brown, the legendary lyricist of Cream.
Place : Piazza Verdi
WED
1 AUGUST
The 1920s atmosphere of the Cotton Club of New York lives again with the Trieste Early Jazz Orchestra conducted by Livio Laurenti, the voice of Paolo Venier, the tap dancing of Michela Bianco and the Toc Toc "tutappini". Vintage images and videos. Directed by Elisabetta Gustini. Presented by Associazione Culturale Multimusica.
Admission by payment (advance booking: TicketPoint Trieste).
Place : San Giusto Castle - Cortile delle Milizie
THU
2 AUGUST
A workshop where you learn enough to get you going, followed by an evening of acoustic music and rousing rhythms inspired by French, Irish and European tradition.
Produced by ilMetropolitan Aps in conjunction with Trieste Folk.
Event : Trieste Estate Giovani

Place : Centrale Idrodinamica
Organised by Associazione Maremetraggio.
Event : Trieste Summer Rock Festival

Place : San Giusto Castle - Cortile delle Milizie
FRI
3 AUGUST
Organised by Associazione Musica Libera.
Admission by payment (advance booking through Vivaticket - www.vivaticket.it).
Event : Trieste Summer Rock Festival

Place : San Giusto Castle - Cortile delle Milizie
The Swiss/Canadian duo of graphic designer Aris Bassetti and film-maker Barbara Lehnhoff, followed by a DJ-set. Part of the YEAH-Young European Artists Hub project dedicated to young talent and European independent music. Presented by Associazione Musicale Jambo Gabri in conjunction with Associazione Projects.
Event : Trieste Estate Giovani

Place : Centrale Idrodinamica
SAT
4 AUGUST
Organised by Associazione Musica Libera.
Event : Trieste Summer Rock Festival

Place : San Giusto Castle - Cortile delle Milizie
SUN
5 AUGUST
Organised by Associazione Musica Libera.
Admission by payment (advance booking through Vivaticket - www.vivaticket.it).
Event : Trieste Summer Rock Festival

Place : San Giusto Castle - Cortile delle Milizie
MON
6 AUGUST
A performance dedicated to the Trieste musician and composer Alfredo Lacosegliaz. With Ornella Serafini (singer), Cristina Verità (violin), Daniele Furlan (clarinet) and Orietta Fossati (piano).
Organised by Associazione Culturale Studio Giallo.
Place : San Giusto Castle - Round Bastion
Vivaldi’s Four Seasons accompany literary works on the cycle of seasons during the Great War. With the Orchestra da Camera del Friuli Venezia Giulia, conducted by Romolo Gessi. Solo violin: Stefano Furini. Produced by Associazione Internazionale dell'Operetta FVG.
Place : Piazza Verdi
WED
8 AUGUST
Traditional music from Burkina Faso with Seydou Kienou & Africa Djembè Kaloba.
Place : Piazza Verdi
FRI
10 AUGUST
Trieste is rock? Funk? Electronic? Local DJs and performers alternate and challenge each other to unveil the city’s true soul.
Presented by ilMetropolitan Aps.
Event : Trieste Estate Giovani

Place : Centrale Idrodinamica
Folk music from Trieste with an as-yet-unknown "veterans band" formed by Triestinissima and friends of other Triestine bands, mostly aged over 60.
Presented by the folk group Triestinissima.
Place : Piazza Verdi
SAT
11 AUGUST
Scenic concert based on Franz Lehár’s operetta The Merry Widow, covering the plot, the scenes and the most captivating arias, with some brilliant and imaginative diversions. With Maria Giovanna Michelini, Ilaria Zanetti, Marzia Postogna, Andrea Binetti, Mathia Neglia, Gualtiero Giorgini and Corrado Gulin (piano); script by Rossana Poletti. Produced by Associazione Internazionale dell'Operetta FVG.
Admission by payment (advance booking: TicketPoint Trieste; information: + 39 340 4738010 - www.triesteoperetta.it - info@triesteoperetta.it).
Place : San Giusto Castle - Cortile delle Milizie
Presented by Associazione Culturale Jam Art.
Place : Piazza Verdi
SUN
12 AUGUST
Dario Carnovale piano solo. Presented by Casa della Musica-Scuola di Musica 55.
Event : TriesteLovesJazz

Place : Molo Audace
A special event dedicated to folk culture throughout the world as part of the 50th Aviano-Piancavallo International Folklore Festival (3-15 August). Music, song and dance by 8 folk groups from America, Bulgaria, New Zealand, Russia, Serbia, Uzbekistan, Sicily and Aviano, a total of around 220 performers.
Presented by the Comitato Festival Aviano-Piancavallo.
Place : San Giusto Castle - Cortile delle Milizie
MON
13 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
TUE
14 AUGUST
We play the history of Rock! Big Band Theory presents an evergreen repertoire with something for enthusiasts of all ages. Founder and artistic director: Renato Rinaldi.
Presented by Associazione Culturale Long Playing.
Place : Piazza Verdi
WED
15 AUGUST
In addition to Las Cuatro Estaciones Porteñas, there will be performances of La Muerte del Ángel by Piazzolla and Rhapsodeon op. 70 by Paolo Pessina. With Gianni Fassetta (accordion), Lucio Degani (violin), Francesco Ferrarini (cello) and the Ferruccio Busoni New Chamber Orchestra conducted by Massimo Belli. Presented by the Ferruccio Busoni New Chamber Orchestra. Admission by payment (advance booking: TicketPoint Trieste).
Place : San Giusto Castle - Cortile delle Milizie
Hits of the 60s, 70s and other years in an evening of music, entertainment, nostalgia and togetherness.
Concert organised by Associazione I ’60 Ruggenti-Ritrovarsi in Musica.
Place : Piazza Verdi
THU
16 AUGUST
A concert by Umberto Lupi, a major figure in the Trieste music scene.
Presented by Golden Show Srl - Impresa Sociale.
Place : Piazza Verdi
FRI
17 AUGUST
Admission by payment (advance booking: TicketPoint Trieste).
Place : San Giusto Castle - Cortile delle Milizie
SAT
18 AUGUST
Presented by Good Vibrations Entertainment Srl, with artistic direction by Trieste is Rock. Admission by payment (ticket information: www.good-vibrations.it).
Event : Hot in the city

Place : San Giusto Castle - Cortile delle Milizie
Concert by the Trieste Flute Ensemble under the artistic direction of Giorgio Blasco; featuring young soloists, flautists and others, from the Region.
Organised by the Trieste Flute Association.
Place : Piazza Verdi
MON
20 AUGUST
The show, written and directed by Leonardo Zannier, make us relive the latest days in town of the “American Forces Radio Station” and its swing orchestra, the intense and colourful elements typical of the "Star and Stripes” culture that let many people from Trieste to dream for a while during the second postwar period. With Leonardo Zannier, the “Babette” Chiara Gelmini, Julian Sgherla and Sara Dolce. Music direction: Walter Grison. Big band: The 1000 Streets’ Orchestra. Choreography: Remitour. Organisation: E_Factory. Production: Nathan Vitta for Remitour. Charity event (pre-sale: Ticketpoint).
Place : San Giusto Castle - Cortile delle Milizie
TUE
21 AUGUST
Ethno-jazz concert by the Istrian composer, singer and flautist who combines jazz with her native folk music.
Presented by the Comunità Croata di Trieste-Hrvatska Zajednica u Trstu.
Place : San Giusto Castle - Round Bastion
WED
22 AUGUST
A melodrama for speaker and piano by Richard Strauss, op. 38, based on texts by Alfred Tennyson; with Giulia Diomede (director and speaker) and Silvano Zabeo (piano).
Presented by Opificio Muse.
Event : Trieste Estate Giovani

Place : Polo Giovani Toti
THU
23 AUGUST
Presented by Good Vibrations Entertainment Srl, with artistic direction by Trieste is Rock.
Event : Hot in the city

Place : San Giusto Castle - Round Bastion
SAT
25 AUGUST
A journey in time tracing the origins of Italian song, with Paolo Venier and Francesco Bernasconi (piano). Presented by Associazione Culturale Multimusica.
Place : San Giusto Castle - Round Bastion
SUN
26 AUGUST
Gadjo Rom Collective is a street music project with origins in the coming together of musicians from all over Europe. With Andrea Medeot (double bass), Ionel Fedescu (accordion), Cristiano Devitor (guitar) and Juraj Berky (violin).
Presented by Arci Nuova Associazione - Comitato Territoriale di Trieste.
Place : San Giusto Castle - Round Bastion
MON
27 AUGUST
Scenic concert for choir, instruments and the spoken word; music by Marco Podda composed to represent classical tragedies at the Greek Theatre of Syracuse (2007-2014); with the Cappella Tergestina choir.
Presented by Associazione Cappella Tergestina.
Place : San Giusto Castle - Round Bastion
SAT
1 SEPTEMBER
Final of the popular summer song festival organized by Radio Birikina and Radio Bella & Monella.
Place : Piazza Unità d’Italia
SAT
22 SEPTEMBER
Piazza Venezia, piazza Verdi e via Trento (incrocio con via Rossini)
Sfilata di formazioni bandistiche provenienti da tutta la Regione che partirà da tre punti della città per convergere in piazza Unità d’Italia (ore 17.30) dove si terrà un’esibizione a bande riunite. A cura di ANBIMA FVG.
Place : Piazza Venezia