Music
Jazz concerts, classics, rock, etc.
SUN
21 JUNE
The concert celebrates almost two hundred years of opera scores by Italian composers, beginning in the 18th century. Orchestra and Choir of the Fondazione Teatro Lirico Giuseppe Verdi of Trieste. Conducted by Paolo Longo. Choir Director: Francesca Tosi.
Limited places available. Advance booking is strongly recommended; tickets to be collected within 24 hours. Tickets from 20 euro.
Info: boxoffice@teatroverdi-trieste.com - toll-free number 800 898 868
Event : Il Verdi in Concerto

Place : Teatro Lirico Giuseppe Verdi
SUN
28 JUNE
A programme of sparkling opera symphonies, ending with some rousing compositions by Johann Strauss. The Orchestra of the Fondazione Teatro Lirico Giuseppe Verdi of Trieste. Conducted by Paolo Longo.
Limited places available. Advance booking is strongly recommended; tickets to be collected within 24 hours.
Tickets from 20 euro.
Info: boxoffice@teatroverdi-trieste.com - toll-free number 800 898 868
Event : Il Verdi in Concerto

Place : Teatro Lirico Giuseppe Verdi
TUE
30 JUNE
A musical tribute to women, recalling the 2nd World March for Peace and Nonviolence; guest appearance by Associazione Pegaso (Parkinson in libertà), celebrating its tenth anniversary as a volunteer organisation for the disabled and reporting its experiences during lockdown.
Event promoted by the Equal Opportunities Office of the Municipality of Trieste.
Presented by the Trieste Flute Association.

Admission free. Limited availability (max 200)
Place : Piazza Verdi
THU
9 JULY
Passover > Watch it here!
Coloured Sweat > Watch it here!
The Trieste Summer Rock Festival is here again with two rocking concerts for loyal fans - and anyone else. Organised by Associazione Musica Libera, over the years the Festival has brought acts such as Steve Hacket, Pfm, Creedence Clearwater Revived, Ian Paice, Alan Parson and New Trolls to Trieste, plus many other sacred monsters of rock music.
Passover and Coloured Sweat, two progressive Trieste bands who have already worked abroad, will be performing this year.
Without an audience.

Event : Digital Event

Place : Castello di San Giusto - Bastione Lalio
FRI
10 JULY
Sinheresy > Watch it here!
6 Pence > Watch it here!
This event includes two concerts under the banner of Hot in the City, the festival produced by Good Vibrations Entertainment in conjunction with Trieste is Rock, which has been enlivening warm summer evenings in Trieste for many years with concerts featuring all shades of rock. Sinheresy and 6 Pence - Queen Tribute will take turns on stage in the enchanted setting of San Giusto Castle.
Without an audience.
Event : Digital Event

Place : Castello di San Giusto - Bastione Lalio
SAT
11 JULY
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With Marco Castelli (sax), Francesco De Luisa (piano), Daniele Vianello (double bass), and Gabriele Centis (drums).
The concert is an event of the International TriesteLovesJazz Festival presented by Casa della Musica / Scuola di Musica 55.
Without an audience.
Event : Digital Event

Place : Museo Sartorio - Garden
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Romantic scores by Robert Schumann in three collections of short pieces that engage and involve the listener. The concert is performed by Duo Sinossi (Marianna Sinagra on cello and Lorenzo Cossi on piano), an internationally known Trieste duo that has won several competitions and recorded numerous CDs.
Presented by Associazione Chamber Music Trieste.
Without an audience.
Event : Digital Event

Place : Museo Sartorio - Garden
SUN
12 JULY
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The New Ferruccio Busoni Chamber Orchestra, which celebrates 55 years of performances this year, presents a repertoire by Central European composers: Schubert (Momento Musicale), Reger (Liebestraum), Bazzini (Fantasia su motivi della “Traviata”), Grieg (Due melodie elegiache), Bartók (Danze popolari rumene). Conducted by Massimo Belli. Lucio Degani on violin.
Presented by the New Ferruccio Busoni Chamber Orchestra with the aid of the Autonomous Region of Friuli Venezia Giulia and TurismoFVG.
Without an audience.
Event : Digital Event

Place : Centrale Idrodinamica
The concert programme includes the String Serenades of Antonín Dvořák and Josef Suk. The String Orchestra of the Fondazione Teatro Lirico Giuseppe Verdi of Trieste. Konzertmeister: Stefano Furini.
Limited places available. Advance booking is strongly recommended; tickets to be collected within 24 hours. Tickets from 20 euro.
Info: boxoffice@teatroverdi-trieste.com - toll-free number 800 898 868
Event : Il Verdi in Concerto

Place : Teatro Lirico Giuseppe Verdi
TUE
14 JULY
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The renowned ensemble, made up of virtuosi of the Orchestra of the Teatro Verdi di Trieste, presents its customary concert covering various periods (with music by Händel, Verdi, Carmichael and many others), and demonstrating - with great flexibility - that the timbre and technique of brass are fundamental to the Lyric-Symphonic Orchestra.
With: Massimilano Morosini, trumpet; Simone Berteni, horn; Domenico Lazzaroni, trombone; Alberto Ventura, bass trombone; Ercole Laffranchini, bass tuba.
Presented by the Società dei Concerti - Trieste.
Without an audience.
Event : Digital Event

Place : Castello di San Giusto - Bastione Rotondo
SUN
19 JULY
The Serenades of Pëtr Il’ič Čajkovskij and Edward Elgar, with Edvard Grieg’s Two Elegiac Melodies for Strings to complete the programme. The String Orchestra of the Fondazione Teatro Lirico Giuseppe Verdi of Trieste. Konzertmeister: Stefano Furini.
Limited places available. Advance booking is strongly recommended; tickets to be collected within 24 hours.
Tickets from 20 euro.
Info: boxoffice@teatroverdi-trieste.com - toll-free number 800 898 868
Event : Il Verdi in Concerto

Place : Teatro Lirico Giuseppe Verdi
SAT
25 JULY
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A selection of operatic arias arranged for two flutes. With Noemi Falconer and Sara Brumat.
Presented by Conservatorio Tartini di Trieste.
Without an audience.
Event : Digital Event

Place : Castello di San Giusto - Entrance vestibule
SUN
26 JULY
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The inspiring structure of the City Cathedral hosts a unique concert in which choral elements alternate with organ improvisations to create a somewhat mystical and contemplative form of sound path. Choral music by Roberto Brisotto (Missa brevis In Humilitate; Offertorium: 9 offertory antiphons). Organ improvisations by Riccardo Cossi.
With members of the Cappella Civica: Clara Spetti, Kristina Frandolic (sopranos); Isabella Murro, Maurizia Savron (contraltos); David Zacchigna, Martin Marchesich (tenors); Raffaele Geromella, Tiziano Vojtissek (basses); Roberto Brisotto (conductor); Riccardo Cossi (organ).
Without an audience.
Event : Digital Event

Place : Cattedrale di San Giusto
Serenades, Marches and Fanfares, finishing with Carmichael's famous Stardust. The wind Orchestra of the Fondazione Teatro Lirico Giuseppe Verdi di Trieste. Conducted by Paolo Longo.
Limited places available. Advance booking is strongly recommended; tickets to be collected within 24 hours.
Tickets from 20 euro.
Info: boxoffice@teatroverdi-trieste.com - toll-free number 800 898 868
Event : Il Verdi in Concerto

Place : Teatro Lirico Giuseppe Verdi
MON
27 JULY
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With Daniele D’Agaro (sax), Flavio Davanzo (trumpet), Alessandro Turchet (double bass) and Marco D’Orlando (drums).
The concert is an event of the International TriesteLovesJazz Festival presented by Casa della Musica / Scuola di Musica 55.
Without an audience.
Event : Digital Event

Place : Museo Revoltella - on the terrace
SUN
2 AUGUST
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This show seeks to evoke the 50s and 60s through words and music. It begins with popular music from 1950s England, and then glides into the atmosphere of Italy's economic boom with the aid of cinema, TV and theatre, plus unforgettable music, such as Nino Rota's compositions for the soundtracks of Fellini's films.
Music by the “Giuseppe Verdi” Wind Orchestra of Trieste, directed and arranged by Matteo Firmi; acted by Julian Sgherla; script by Nadia Pastorcich. Presented by the Civica Orchestra di fiati “Giuseppe Verdi”- Città di Trieste.
Without an audience.
Event : Digital Event

Place : Castello di San Giusto - Bastione Rotondo
From Strauss to Copland, an entertaining programme with wind, brass and percussion musicians of the Teatro Verdi Orchestra. The wind Orchestra of the Fondazione Teatro Lirico Giuseppe Verdi of Trieste. Conducted by Paolo Longo.
Limited places available. Advance booking is strongly recommended; tickets to be collected within 24 hours.
Tickets from 20 euro.
Info: boxoffice@teatroverdi-trieste.com - toll-free number 800 898 868
Event : Il Verdi in Concerto

Place : Teatro Lirico Giuseppe Verdi
TUE
4 AUGUST
An evening of operetta and musicals: the most beautiful arias and the most famous duets from the public’s favourite operettas and musicals. With Stefania Seculin, Ilaria Zanetti, Mathia Neglia and Corrado Gulin on piano.
Presented by Associazione Internazionale dell’Operetta FVG with the aid of the Autonomous Region of Friuli Venezia Giulia.
Without an audience.
Event : Digital Event

Place : Museo Revoltella
SUN
9 AUGUST
Live streaming at 4:50 AM
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Francesco De Luisa - piano solo.
The unmissable and traditional dawn concert in the magnificent setting of the Trieste shoreline.
The concert is an event of the International TriesteLovesJazz Festival presented by Casa della Musica / Scuola di Musica 55.
Without an audience. Streamed live.
Event : Digital Event

Place : Stazione Marittima - on the terrace
WED
12 AUGUST
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Music by Ennio Morricone, Nino Rota, Piero Piccioni and Nini Rosso.
With Mauro Maur, trumpet; Francoise de Clossey, piano; Tiziano Bole, guitar; Lorenzo Mancini, bass; Daniele Chiusaroli, drums.
Without an audience
Event : Digital Event
SAT
12 SEPTEMBER
Tragos de Tango, a musical ensemble devoted to the origins of Argentine tango, aims to transmit the passion and tradition of music from the Rio della Plata, reinterpreting and arranging the songs of tango's golden age, with works by famous composers such as Piazzolla, Troilo, Di Sarli, and Pugliese.
With Walter Lucherini (bandoneon), Lino Brotto (guitar), Daniele Vianello (double bass and vocals).
Presented by Associazione Lirico-Musicale Clodiense.
Place : Piazza Verdi
SUN
13 SEPTEMBER
Charity Concert. Latin American music and popular songs from South America.
With music and vocals from the Chirikè y Amigos ensemble.
Presented by ACIP-Associazione per la Cooperazione Italo-Peruviana in conjunction with Associazione Internazionale dell’Operetta FVG.
Place : Piazza Verdi
TUE
15 SEPTEMBER
The North East Blues Band consists of three friends, Mike Sponza, Max Lazzarin and Marco Pandolfi, leading figures of Italian blues and other genres who have performed together live and on record for many years. The band is completed by a rhythm section from Trieste, with Roby Maffioli on bass guitar and Moreno Buttinar on drums.
The concert is presented in conjunction with the Trieste branch of Associazione Mozart Italia.
Place : Piazza Verdi
THU
17 SEPTEMBER
A concert featuring the hits of the celebrated US pianist and vocalist whose innovative style was a feature of American jazz in the decades from the 40s to the 60s.
With Francesca Bertazzo (vocals and guitar), Beppe Pilotto (double bass), Renato Strukelj (piano).
Presented by Associazione Lirico-Musicale Clodiense.
Place : Piazza Verdi
SAT
26 SEPTEMBER
Trieste is Rock celebrates 10 years of activity and almost 200 concerts with a special evening in which many of the musicians who have taken part in these events take turns on stage. A great jam session, with audience and artists singing rock'n'roll hits together.
Presented by Good Vibrations Entertainment Srl, with artistic direction by Trieste is Rock.
Place : Piazza Verdi
SUN
27 SEPTEMBER
From the repertoire of Trieste to musicals - an evening with the great Trieste singer-songwriter and musician Umberto Lupi.
Presented by Associazione Internazionale dell’Operetta FVG.
Place : Piazza Verdi
MON
28 SEPTEMBER
An absorbing musical drama tracing the lives and careers of two extraordinary artists through their‏ hits and reminiscences.
Script by Annamaria Persichella; adapted for the theatre by Michela Cembran and Annamaria Persichella; directed by Pierluca Famularo; with Michela Cembran (acting), Annamaria Persichella (vocals), Roberto Franceschini (bass guitar), Paolo Robba (guitar).
Presented by Associazione Culturale e Teatrale “La Macchina del Testo”.

Admission free. Limited availability
Place : Piazza Verdi
WED
30 SEPTEMBER
A musical tribute to women, recalling the 2nd World March for Peace and Nonviolence; guest appearance by Associazione Pegaso (Parkinson in libertà), celebrating its tenth anniversary as a volunteer organisation for the disabled and reporting its experiences during lockdown.
With Alessandro Vigolo, Ettore Michelazzi, Fabio Barnaba, Gabriele Bellomia, Federica Cecotti, Irina Perosa Bayarma Rinchinova. Presented by Maestro Giorgio Blasco.
Presented by the Trieste Flute Association.

Admission free. Limited availability
Place : Piazza Verdi
THU
1 OCTOBER
Hits of the 60s, 70s and other years in an evening of music and togetherness.
Concert organised by Associazione I ’60 Ruggenti - Ritrovarsi in Musica.

Admission free. Limited availability
Place : Piazza Verdi
FRI
2 OCTOBER
A concert tribute to the major Italian composers of film soundtracks, with arrangements and musical direction by Marco Ballaben.
With Marco Ballaben (piano and keyboard), Paolo Muscovi (drums), Giovanni Toffoloni (bass guitar), Giulia Crocini and Ornella Serafini (solo vocals).
Organised by Good Vibrations Entertainment Srl.

Admission free. Limited availability
Place : Piazza Verdi
SUN
4 OCTOBER
Laura Furci, a composer, pianist, lyricist and singer, is one of the new voices of creative music. Jazz, and the sounds of Brazil and Spain, are the hallmark of this classically trained artist and her boundless creativity.
Presented by Associazione Progetto Musica, Latisana.

www.laurafurci.com
Admission free. Limited availability
Place : Piazza Verdi
MON
5 OCTOBER
Some of the most memorable film scores by Morricone, Gardel, Rota, Piazzolla and Piovani, interpreted by the Busoni Orchestra. From Once Upon a Time in the West to New Cinema Paradiso, from The Godfather to Life is Beautiful, an intense musical journey through the masterpieces of the big screen.
With the New Ferruccio Busoni Chamber Orchestra, conducted by Massimo Belli; and with Giannino Fassetta (accordion) and Lucio Degani (violin). Presented by the New Ferruccio Busoni Chamber Orchestra, with support from the Autonomous Region of Friuli Venezia Giulia, TurismoFVG and the Kathleen Foreman Casali Charity Foundation.

Admission free. Limited availability (max 200)
Place : Piazza Verdi
TUE
6 OCTOBER
The traditional Barcolana for community work concert in conjunction with Associazione Calicanto and the amazing musicians of the Calicanto Band. Event organised as part of Barcolana52 and presented by Generali.

Admission free. Limited availability (max 200)
Event : Barcolana52

Place : Piazza Verdi
WED
7 OCTOBER
Cyborg Zero is the founding member of The Cyborgs (INRI), a unique band that has opened concerts by Springsteen, Deep Purple, John Mayall and Iggy Pop. He recently discovered Mr. G, a robotic being created for a single purpose: to play in the primordial style of The Cyborgs (although perhaps slightly more punk). 
Presented by Good Vibrations Entertainment Srl, with artistic direction by Trieste is Rock.

Admission free. Limited availability
Place : Piazza Verdi
THU
8 OCTOBER
A unique musical experience, Alma Swing is one of the essential bands of European hot jazz, combining Parisian-American thirties swing with a timeless folk tradition.
With Lino Brotto (solo guitar), Mattia Martorano (violin), Andrea Boschetti (rhythm guitar), Beppe Pilotto (double bass).
Presented by Associazione Lirico-Musicale Clodiense.

Admission free. Limited availability (max 200)
Place : Piazza Verdi
SUN
11 OCTOBER
The concert audience will be regaled with songs made famous by Nino Rota, Abba, Duke Ellington and many others, ending with Volare, the alias of the song that gives its name to this event - a tribute to the blue sea of Barcolana Sunday.
With Raffaele Prestinenzi (singer and presenter) and the Giuseppe Verdi Municipal Wind Orchestra of Trieste, conducted by Matteo Firmi.

Admission free. Limited availability
Place : Piazza Verdi
MON
12 OCTOBER
The group presents East European music played at Jewish weddings and festivities. The music is cheerful and carefree, sung and played by five musicians who have been performing at weddings and celebrations for years.
With Davide Casali (clarinet and vocals), Manuel Figheli (accordion), Saverio Gaglianese (electric bass guitar), Tiziano Bole (guitar) and Pietro Sponton (drums).
Presented by Associazione Musica Libera.

Admission free. Limited availability
Place : Piazza Verdi
WED
14 OCTOBER
The wind quintet, created to popularise wind music, is made up of the first chairs of Pihalni Orkester Ricmanje plus its conductor. It has often performed at the Viktor Ullmann Festival, and has a vast repertoire ranging from classical to contemporary and light music.
With Sara Clanzig (flute), Marco Bernini (oboe), Erik Kuret (clarinet), Federico Lamba (horn) and Aljoša Tavčar (bassoon).
Presented by Associazione Musica Libera and Festival Viktor Ullmann 2020.

Admission free. Limited availability
Place : Piazza Verdi
FRI
16 OCTOBER
An evening of Rio de Janeiro samba, with the classics of today and yesterday, by artists ranging from Zeca Pagodinho and Fundo de Quintal to Grupo Revelação and Seu Jorge.
Presented by Alessandro Parlante and Davide Angiolini; with Alessandro Parlante (vocals), Cleo Maia (cavaquinho), Tiziano Bole (guitar), Sebastiano Crepaldi (flute), and Davide Angiolini, Ishtar Reja, Anna Solagna, Vanessa Maggi and Antonio Chersicla (percussion).
Presented by Associazione Culturale Berimbau.

Admission free. Limited availability
Place : Piazza Verdi
SUN
18 OCTOBER
Concert for spoken vocals and piano. In Vienna in the early 19th century, Schubert, a little-known homosexual composer, can only be himself in the company of friends and associates. Elsewhere he remains an outsider.
From an idea by Claudio Rastelli; music by Franz Schubert; with Federico Nicoletta (piano) and Diana Höbel (dramaturgy and interpretation).
Produced by Amici della Musica di Modena.

Admission free. Limited availability
Place : Piazza Verdi
Santi Scarcella brings his internationally inspired Sicilian jazz to Trieste with his Da Manhattan a Cefalù project, arranged here for a trio. An entertaining show in which southern Italian theatricality addresses themes such as emigration, disability, work and love.
With Santi Scarcella (piano, synthesiser, guitar, vocals, composition), Cristiano Micalizzi (drums, percussion) and Francesco Luzzio (bass guitar).
Produced by Golden Show Srl - Impresa Sociale.

Admission free. Limited availability
Place : Piazza Verdi
FRI
23 OCTOBER
Summer life and love affairs, a blend of music and prose.
Text and direction by Myriam Cosotti; with Daniela Mazzucato, Max Renè Cosotti, Myriam Cosotti, Alessandro Colombo, Marco Ballaben on piano and Sebastiano Frattini on violin.
Presented by Associazione Internazionale dell’Operetta FVG.
Info: +39 340 4738010 - www.triesteoperetta.it - info@triesteoperetta.it

Admission free. Limited availability (max 200)
Place : Piazza Verdi
SAT
24 OCTOBER
Gospel concert with the Hope Singers Choir of the Thiene and Verona Christian Evangelical Assemblies of God Churches.
Presented by the Assemblies of God Church of Trieste.

Admission free. Limited availability (max 200)
Place : Piazza Verdi