The Pontebba Saxophone Festival would like to be a reference point for all saxophonists who are interested in widening  their knowledge of one of the most versatile wind instruments of our time. There will be concerts, conferences, showcases, individual and chamber music lessons that will range across classical and contemporary music. The partecipation is open to everyone, without age limits or special technical requirements.

Artistic Director: Alex Sebastianutto

Program

EVENTS

Thursday 27th July 2017 at 6.00 PM @ Sala Consigliare 

Speech

“…NON SOLO ‘900! IL GRANDE MONDO DELLE TRASCRIZIONI”

Luis Lanzarini


Thursday 27th July 2017 at 9.00 PM @ Sala Consigliare 

Concert

“ALEX SEBASTIANUTTO MEETS CHRISTIAN LAUBA”

“Prelude to Vertigo & Vertigo” by Christian Lauba (Italian Premiere)

Alex Sebastianutto – saxophone


Friday 28th July 2017 at 6.00 PM @ Sala Consiliare

Speech

“STORIA E DIFFUSIONE DEL SAXOFONO NELLE BANDE MILITARI”

Valentino Funaro


Friday 28th July 2017 at 9.00 PM @ Sala Consiliare

Concert

ORGAN TRIO

Nevio Zaninotto –  saxophone

Alessandro Scolz – piano

Alessio Benedetti – drums


Saturday 29th July 2017 at 6.00 PM @ Sala Consiliare

Speech

THE MAKING OF “CAROSELLO DI FANTASIE”

Roberto Genova


Saturday 29th July 2017 at 9.00 PM @ Sala Consiliare

Concert

“IL DELICATO CONFINE TRA TEMPO E SPAZIO”

Compositions by Uguletti, Bartok and Ligeti

Coritage Saxophone Quartet

Guido Consoli – soprano saxophone

Lorenzo Ricchelli – alto saxophone

Matteo Tamburlin – tenor saxophone

Roberto Genova – baritone saxophone


Sunday 30th July 2017 at 4.00 PM @ Sala Consiliare

Exposition

D’ADDARIO WOODWINDS / BODE MUSIC GEAR


Sunday 30th July 2017 at 8.30 PM @ Teatro Italia

Concert

SAXORCHESTRA “5° PONTEBBA SAXOPHONE FESTIVAL”

Final event

“GERSHWIN/BERNSTEIN”

Valter Sivilotti – arrangements

Roberto Plano –  piano

Alessio Benedetti – percussions

MAC Saxophone Quartet

SAXOPHONE MASTER

27th – 28th – 29th – 30th July 2017

Pontebba (UD) – ITALY

Faculty

MAC Saxophone Quartet

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