Settimane Musicali di Stresa
For almost the entire summer in Stresa, on Lake Maggiore, the “Association Music Weeks” proposes, from July to September, a series of concerts of high artistic value with internationally renowned artists and young talents. The traditional festival each year follows a theme that includes symphonic, instrumental and vocal recital played by personalities of international music. Born in 1961 from an idea by Italo Trentinaglia de Daverio, a noble venetian lawyer with a passion for music, the event has experienced first editions in the villa owned by the same, to Stresa; The first edition was held in 1962. Recall also that the season of the festival begins with the Easter Concerts and who, since 2008, were also added to the Spring Concerts, to culturally enrich the splendid flowering season on Lake Maggiore. Side events are held to the Hermitage of Santa Caterina del Sasso,to the Auditorium of Villadossola, the Visconti Castle of Vogogna and the Basilica of San Giulio d’Orta.