Auditorium Parco della Musica
Presented the program "sounds good in July" summer festival Auditorium, now the eighth edition of the strong success of previous years and in particular of 60 thousand spectators in 2009. The festival will host the usual number of international music stars, from June 29 to July 31 on the big stage set up in the auditorium designed by Renzo Piano at the heart of the Parco della Musica.
The program combines popularity, innovation and quality, with proposals coming from all over the planet, to meet the different expectations, ranging across genres and generations. 30 concerts that will occupy almost daily Cavea Auditorium, with artists from the United States, Mexico, Cuba, India, Mali, Armenia, Iceland, Norway, England, Scotland, Italy, with some authentic monuments of pop-rock jazz, funk, world music: Herbie Hancock, Buena Vista Social Club, Chick Corea (with Stefano Bollani), Jeff Beck, Mark Knopfler, Earth Wind & Fire (in the original line), Pat Metheny, Keith Jarrett - Gary Peacock - Jack DeJohnette, Norah Jones, Simply Red, Crosby, Stills and Nash, Tinariwen, Los Lobos.
Will alternate with them some of the best proposals of the contemporary scene: from the twentieth Serj Tankian, by Erykah Badu in Jons, by Florence & The Machine Paolo Nutini, the Kings of Convenience.
Space to Italian music, not only collaborated with foreign artists, but with a rich, reflecting the various musical trends, with a stronger sensitivity to song writing. Among the guests: Elio Le Storie Tese and (which is responsible for the opening of the exhibition), PMJO - Parco della Musica Jazz Orchestra, Orchestra dell'Accademia Nazionale di Santa Cecilia and Petra Magoni, Stefano Bollani (with Chick Corea), Mario Biondi Carmen Consoli, Paolo Fresu (Omar Sosa trio with Trilok Gurtu), Supergrass, Ludovico Einaudi, Cristiano De Andre, Alessandro Mannarino, Giovanni Allevi.
July Sounds Good is also home to the highlights of the exhibition season the guitar: in the course of this eighth edition you can admire the virtuous Jeff Beck, Marc Knopfler, Pat Metheny. But many players that will be bracing the six strings during the performance: Jons, Tinariwen, Norah Jones, Carmen Consoli, Cristiano De André. Another tool that will dominate the scene, the piano, with participation of the aforementioned great keyboard performers like Keith Jarrett, Herbie Hancock, Chick Corea, Stefano Bollani, Ludovico Einaudi, Giovanni Allevi.