The Association “Musica Viva” promote the VII International Piccolo Festival, that will be held in Grado, Italy, from the 6th to the 10th July 2021.

We are very honoured to host internationally renowned artists as Nicola Mazzanti, our Artistic Director and Former Piccolo of the Maggio Musicale Fiorentino Orchestra, Nicole Esposito, piccoloist and professor at the University of Iowa School of Music, Jocelyne Fillion-Kelch, piccoloist at the Philharmonisches Staatsorchester Hamburg, Natalie Schwaabe, piccoloist at the Symphonieorchester des Bayerischen Rundfunks and Pamela Stahel, piccoloist at the Opernhaus Zürich.


We will have the great pleasure to host also other Guest Piccoloists, that give us lectures and workshops, and exhibitors from all over the world with their instruments.

Exciting news:
From this year, you can enjoy the International Piccolo Festival directly from your home!
Concerts, lecture and workshop will be available in streaming.

This year you can participate in person as an effective student, or you can also follow all the festival online as an auditor with the live streaming!

More details coming soon!

That will be a great Festival!


  Active Performer                                                   220 €

Online Auditor Pass (5 days)                                   50 €

 Daily Online Auditor Pass                                      15 €


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

Active performers will have lesson 45 mins long with three of the five guest artists; with the online pass you can take part in all events, masterclasses and concerts.


If you are interested to take part to the International Piccolo Festival, please fill out the Application Form here.


If you want to contact us for other information, please, send an e-mail to, or an e-mail to one of the members of the staff, or use this form.