18th Paganini Music Festival of Carro July/August 2019
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.