20th Paganini Music Festival of Carro July-August 2021
Promote the sense of identity among the young people of Val di Vara starting from the figure of the great violinist Niccolò Paganini, whose family came exactly from the valley, in the village of Carro.
This is the goal of the project “A scuola con Paganini” (“At school with Paganini”) which will see as protagonists ISA 22 Val di Vara and the “Associazione Amici of the Festival Paganiniano of Carro”, for the next school year beginning in just over a month.
Meanwhile, waiting for this important collaboration to begin, Isa 22 Val di Vara and the “Associazione Amici of the Festival Paganiniano of Carro” have created a video to explain to the children, in a clear, simple and funny way, who was the Ligurian virtuosist…
The Festival The Paganini Music Festival of Carro is organized by the Società dei Concerti. It has been awarded the prestigious EFFE Label 2015-2016, as one of Europe's finest festivals.
Società dei Concerti Previously active from 1919 to the war years, the Società dei Concerti was re-formed in 1969 by a group of music lovers from La Spezia with the aim of spreading awareness of the musical culture of the province of La Spezia.
Media The Festival has been recognized by the media as one of the most interesting events of the summer season and is Followed and appreciated by the local and national press.
The Association The Association 'Friends of the Paganini Festival of Carro was founded in 2007 in order to promote the Festival and increase awareness of the territory of the Val di Vara. The association collaborates with the Pro Loco "Niccolò Paganini" of Carro to welcome tourists in the occasion of the concert season.
FestivalPlaces The Festival is also a cultural tourist route that unveil, through the concerts that take place in Carro and in other towns of the valley , some of the most beautiful and least known villages in La Spezia area.
The Music Valley The Vara Valley, also known as the biological valley, is an area with a dynamic and well-established musical tradition. In addition to the Festival, it hosts various musical events throughout the summer.