To Sunday, July 26, 2020
July 19 - 26, 2020 - 21st Italian Brass Week, which for 2020 will be totally online for all to enjoy. This year, given the Covid19 emergency, the Festival will be entirely realized online. The control room will be in Florence, at the Teatro del Maggio Musicale Fiorentino. Luca Benucci, first horn of Maggio Musicale Fiorentino will be Artistic Director. Italian Brass Week will be from 19 to 26 July 2020 and will see the presence of 80 international soloists, teachers of the most prestigious universities in the world, orchestras of the most famous orchestras on the planet, from the Chicago Symphony Orchestra, to the Berliner Philharmoniker, from Maggio Musicale Fiorentino at the Filarmonica della Scala, from 40 countries on 5 continents. The masterclasses will be free and open to everyone live on the Zoom platform. The concerts involve over 20 Brass formations from Brazil, Venezuela, Argentina, Iran, Greece, Japan, Russia, Italy, Costa Rica, Africa. The press conference for the presentation of the entire Festival, titled 'A Cosmic Breath: a virtual Festival with real Musicians', will be for July 1st. (detailed invitation will follow). For full details and registration information, check the website at https://italianbrass.com/en/.