Italian Jazz on The Road 2017
The tour, organized by Saint Louis College of Music in Rome, will be starting from Amsterdam: 30 young talents in 50 concerts touring between 10 European countries!
With the Italian Jazz on the Road Saint Louis will allow Italian talent, music and culture, characterized by tradition and innovation, to perform in some of the most important Conservatories and Auditoriums in Europe.
The tour will begin on the 23rd of June at Blue Note in the prestigious conservatory of Amsterdam with the il “Gideon Tazelaar 4tet” composed by Italian and Dutch students, all very young and talented:
Gideon Tazelaar, tenor
Vittorio Solimene, piano
Daniel Nagel, double bass
Giacomo Camilletti, drums
Italian Jazz on the Road is a project created by Saint Louis College of Music with the support of MiBact. Thanks to this project Saint Louis will bring young Italian musicians, selected amongst its best talents, in a European tour, from Rome to Amsterdam, from London to Barcelona, from Maastricht to Aalborg and Helsinki, for a total of 50 concerts. It is a project of international cooperation which will offer the new and young Italian jazz talent a prestigious European framework.
Below the fist European Higher Education Institutions that have reconfirmed with enthusiasm their participation and the ones that are participating for the first time:
– Conservatorium van Amsterdam – NL
– Royal Conservatoire of Aarhus/Aalborg –DENMARK
– Metropolia, Helsinki – FINALND
– Zuyd, Conservatorium Maastricht – NL
– HoGent School of Arts – BELGIUM
The following institutions are currently awaiting for confirmation:
– Trinity-Laban Conservatoire of Music and Dance – UK
– Hochschule für Musik und Theater “Felix Mendelssohn Bartholdy” Leipzig– GERMANY
– Conservatori del Liceu de Barcelona, Barcelona – SPAIN
– Centre des Musiques Didier Lockwood – FRANCE
– Pole Supérieur Paris Boulougne Billancourt – FRANCE
– University of Agder – Kristiansand, NORWAY
– Akademia Muzyczna im. I.J. Paderewskiego w Poznaniu – Poznan – POLAND
The list of dates and artist that will participate will be announced soon!