Art and Music in Italy

Combines an Italian Grand Tour itinerary with one of the many rock, blues and jazz festivals that take place throughout Italy.

Near Turin, at Grugliasco, from June 16 to July 31 will be held on Gruvillage festival. It indicates the presence of Pat Metheny, Cindy Lauper and Anastacia.

At Lucca in July will be held on Lucca Summer Festival now in its nineteenth edition. Among the guests there will be Tom Jones and Van Morrison, Lionel Richie, Neil Young and Simply Red.

Blues and rock at the Pistoia Blues festival in July will perform Mika, Brian Auger, Lucky Peterson and James Taylor Quartet. The National, Skunk Anansie, Damien Rice and Whitesnake.

Grand parade of artists from June to September in Rome, at the Capannelle hippodrome. A long music festival with Nightwish, Blackberry Smoke, Joe Satriani and Steve Vai, Iron Maiden and Bruce Springsteen.

10 days of Jazz at Umbria Jazz in Perugia with the participation of John Scofield, Brad Mehldau, Mark Guiliana. Still there will be Chick Corea and George Clinton Parliament Funkadelic.