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Young Jazz Festival 13

Young Jazz Festival 13

Foligno from 05/22/2013 to 05/26/2013
Type of event:
  • Art and Culture
  • Food, wine and festivals
  • Festival
  • Exhibit
  • Music

Phone: (+39) 328 7288108, (+39) 347 6709568


Back in Foligno, for the 9th time, the "new generation" jazz, made by and for the "new generations", by Young Jazz Festival. An event grew over the years and is now a National and International reference point for the rising stars and fans of the contemporary version of this musical genre.

The Young Jazz Festival 13 will be held from May 22nd to 26th, 2013. And, in addition to the main program of concerts, will also feature food & wine and reflections related to the social issues of the area of Foligno:

  • the Main Program. First concert Thursday, May 23rd, at 18:30 at the Corte of Palazzo Deli, with the Cristiano Arcelli Quartet. The Perugino Saxophonist propose his latest work "Brooks" (free admission). From 21:30, Palazzo dei Trinci (admission € 10,00), the Guano Padano, Danilo Gallo on bass, Alessandro "Asso” Stefana guitar and Zeno De Rossi on drums. From 23:00 at Taverna del Rione Ammanniti, famous for the Giostra della Quintana, Mauro Ottolini & Trio Marrano for the centenary of the birth of Gorni Kramer (€ 5,00).
    Great space will be reserved for the Norwegian Jazz, thanks to the collaboration with the Embassy of Norway, so much so that May 24th will be NorwegianDay. The first on stage will be Steinar Raksen with his quartet in "Stillhouse" at Piazza Don Minzoni - Conad Stage, in 2 sets, at 18:30 and 23:00 (free admission). From 21:30 double concert at the Palazzo dei Trinci (admission € 10,00), with Arve Henriksen / Jan Bang Duo + Sidsel Endresen / Jan Bang / Erik Honoré Trio. To close the Friday day from 23:59 the encounter, at the Taverna Rione Ammanniti, between the Young Jazz Festival and the Dancity Festival with the DJ Set by Bjørn Torske, a famous Norwegian producer and DJ also known for the duo Röyksopp (€ 5,00).
    Starting over Saturday 25th from 12:00, Taverna Rione Ammanniti, with the guitarist of Miami Rainer Davies and his Trio. Starting from 18:30 new double set, always at Piazza Don Minzoni, with the originality of the 7 members of the Dinamitri Jazz Folklore.
    To close the Young Jazz 2013, Sunday, May 26th, 2013, another encounter, this time with Cantine Aperte (Open Wineries) in Umbria 2013. From 17:00 at the Cantina Scacciadiavoli in Montefalco the "mysterious" American band Jellico;

  • "Jazz Community". The jazz meets the territory and its social issues, such as disability and integration. Giezzisti.2, theatre play on May 22nd, 2013 at 21:00, Auditorium San Domenico (admission € 10,00). The P-Funking Band and the "games of Spring" for children with Spring Jazz, from 16:00 to 18:00 on Saturday, May 25th between the dei Canapè Park and the historic center. Still 25th, Auditorium San Domenico (€ 10,00) and from 21:30, the Liberorchestra captained by Giovanni Guidi and Dan Kinzelman;

  • we also talked about Food & Wine. At the Dieci e Dieci Wine Bar every night, except on the last day, from 19:30 aperitif + DJ set YJ Feeling. The Taverna del Rione Ammanniti will host the "Osteria delle 7 Spighe" of the Trevi Antifestival, which will offer a refreshment stand with cooking and products at 0 km, accompanied by good music. On May 23rd, 24th and 25th starting around 19:30 Dinner Jazz DJ sets. Saturday, May 25th, 13:30, also Jazz Lunch DJ set. And also concerts, as mentioned above, and a Jam Session starting at 23:59 on May 25th;

  • side events. At Palazzo Candiotti Wednesday, May 22nd, 2013, from 17:30, will open the exhibit "It's a jungle in here" (opere grafiche militanti e oltre) by Andrea Pinchi and curated by Francesca Briganti. Friday, 24th workshop, curated by Sandro Paradisi, "Legislazione dello spettacolo";
  • "Jazz Zone".  Participating retailers in Via Gramsci (Via del Jazz) and surrounding areas offer tickets, passes and subscriptions to customers who purchase, from May 2nd to 21st, 2013.

Subscriptions to all shows € 20,00, € 15,00 for under 18. For more information, E-Mail

Fabrizio Galeazzi