After another sunny and successful concert-filled summer, the teams of FOG and ASF are now back to work planning ever more exciting and enticing musical projects for 2014 in Italy, France, Latvia, and Spain.
FLORENCE INTERNATIONAL FESTIVAL OF YOUTH ORCHESTRAS
July 2013 saw some 21 orchestras from Spain, UK, USA, South Korea, Germany, Japan, Belgium, Turkey and France visited Tuscany for a total of 40 concerts, the focus point of which was the magnificent Piazza della Signoria in Florence, with audience numbers nearing 2000 people every night.
The 2014 edition will run from 1-31 July and welcomes youth orchestras from Europe and beyond. The Festival encourages Joint Concerts between participating orchestras. Please contact email@example.com for an application pack.
PROVENCAL FESTIVAL OF YOUTH ORCHESTRAS (France)
The 9th edition of this festival stretched from Montpellier to Menton, taking in some of the most beautiful concert venues and tourist attractions along the Cote d但zur and into Provence and Languedoc Roussillon. Highlights included performances in the stunning Cathedrale de St Sauveur, Aix-en-Provence, the natural setting of the Citadelle in yacht-sparkled Villefranche, the spectacular 12th Century Basilica of Frigolet and concerts in one of the oldest musical festivals in France, the Festival de Menton.
The 2014 edition will be held throughout June, July and August and welcomes worldwide youth orchestras, with possibilities to perform alongside young French soloists and local choirs. Please contact firstname.lastname@example.org for more information.
CONCERT TOURS IN SPAIN AND LATVIA
ASF can now offer wonderful concert tours in Catatonia or Costa del Sol in Spain. Tours can be held in July and August and include concerts in local festivals and major venues of for example Girona, Barcelona, Malaga as well as smaller coastal towns and rural villages. We also offer tours in Latvia in collaboration with the Riga City Festival. Please contact email@example.com for more information.
FESTIVAL ORCHESTRE GIOVANILI :
Via G.D’Annunzio 121
50125 Firenze – Italy
+39 055 611299 tel. | +39 055 6123516 Fax
11 Eric Wilkins House – Old Kent road
London SE1 5ES UK
+44 20 7237 0213 Telephone & Fax