HAPPENED TODAY - On January 22, 1886, the composer John Joseph Becker was born in Henderson



Festival Violoncellistico Internazionale Alfredo Piatti 2021

After a one-year break, the XV Edition of the Festival Violoncellistico Internazionale Alfredo Piatti will be held in Bergamo in the afternoons of November 14 and 28, in Bergamo, in Sala Piatti.


Festival Rovigo Cello City

From 29 August to 5 September 2021, the Associazione Musicale “Francesco Venezze” presents the eighth edition of the Festival Rovigo Cello City, a festival that, year after year, has involved an ever wider audience, with always original artistic proposals and always of the highest level.


Corsi e masterclass

Cerca il corso o la masterclass che fa per te / segnala il tuo corso o la tua masterclass. Un punto d’incontro fra studenti e docenti


“Canto V”: Scene from Dante Alighieri’s Inferno for four cellos

2021 will be in Italy and in the world the year of Dante’s celebrations: occur in fact, the seven hundred years since the death of the great poet. “Canto V” by Francesco Tanzi was born with the primary objective of creating a celebration of the great Italian poet 700 years after his death.


Loiacono Prize for Cellos Ensemble

In the current year 2021, will be the fourth edition of the Loiacono Prize, a humanistic prize to commemorate the figure of the cellist Saverio Loiacono. This edition will be dedicated to the cello ensemble competition.


Building bridges between cultures and ages

An international call for scores and invites composers from all over the world, of any age and nationality, to write a composition based on historical periods, composers or pieces written anywhere on the planet, from the dawn of music to 1750. ​


Susanne Beer and “The Cello Corner Foundation”

In December, the cellist Susanne Beer (1967-2019) passed away in London. Susanne, former cellist of the London Philharmonic Orchestra (LPO), at the end of her career, created the Susanne Beer Cello Corner Foundation, with the intention to bring young people of all ages closer to the cello


International Orchestra Auditions Awards – The Samnium International University Of Music

“In every human being there is a natural need for music, an inner musicality. Everyone has artistic skills, especially musical skills. Everyone has the right to develop his/her own creativity and to grow together with it”. The Samnium International University Of Music intends to support all young people through musical experience, intended as human and cultural heritage.


Milano Arte Musica 2020

Milano Arte Musica, festival internazionale di musica antica, presenta dal 23 luglio al 31 agosto la sua quattordicesima edizione.


Cremona Musica International Exhibitions & Festival

Also this year, from 25 to 27 September, in Cremona the tradition of Cremona Musica International Exhibitions & Festival, the most important international event dedicated to operators in the violin making and professional music sector.