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Dal 5 July al 1 September 2021

Festival of the Chigiana Music Academy


Diverso” is the theme of the Chigiana International Festival & Summer Academy VII, that will take place from 5 July to  1 September in collaboration with the Comune di Siena. Over 60 concerts and events organised exclusively for this festival, with 18 premieres and 36 new productions.

Conceptualized by Artistic Director, Nicola Sani, the Festival includes the 90th edition of the historic Advanced-level Courses of the Chigiana Summer Academy, attended by young musical talents from over 50 countries around the world. Following a competitive application procedure the selected students have the opportunity to perform at the Chigiana alongside the great names in music today. In this unique context of great prestige, music education, production, performance and live events are united in the programming of an unrivalled Festival.


How to get around

We have activated a network of services to let you explore the entire area on you own, or to get to your destination from the train station, according to your own traveling needs.

At the page Services you will find information about bus lines, car rentals, taxis and the Valdichiana Grand Tour.