The Association “Musica Viva” promote the V International Piccolo Festival, that will be held in Grado, Italy, from the 3th to the 6th July 2018.

We are very honoured to host internationally renowned artists as Nicola Mazzanti, our Artistic Director and Solo Piccolo of the Maggio Musicale Fiorentino Orchestra, Jennifer Gunn, Principal Piccolo at the Chicago Symphony Orchestra, Pamela Stahel, Principal Piccolo at the Opernhaus Zürich Orchestra, Christine Erlander Beard, american flutist and piccoloist, teacher at the University of Nebraska at Omaha, and Matjaž Debeljak, piccoloist in the Orchestra of the Slovenian National Theatre Opera and Ballet in Ljubljana.

We will have the great pleasure to host also other Guest Piccoloists that give us lectures and workshops.

More details coming soon!

That will be a great Festival!




Active Performer       200€
Full-time Auditor      100€


Everyday active performers and auditors can join the warm-up session.

Active performers will have lesson 45 mins long with each of the four guest artists; auditors can take part in all events, masterclasses and concerts.


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