Musical events in Valtellina

Valtellina is creating a music-filled summer again this year with a host of concerts and festivals that everyone can enjoy.

Ambria Jazz

From 3 July to Saturday 10 AugustThis jazz and contemporary music festival is one of the longest-running in the region. Over the years, the quality of the music and the presence of internationally renowned musicians, in addition to stunning locations  of historic, architectural and environmental interest, have seen Ambria Jazz increase in popularity.

Ambria Jazz is held throughout the province of Sondrio and the 2019 edition is accompanied by a project entitled “4 elementi in musica” (four elements in music) that uses culture-based itineraries as an emotional focus. The four elements are air, earth, water and fire, and each will be the focus of a week of concerts.

Festival Le Altre Note

From Tuesday 30 July to Sunday 8 September the Festival Le Altre Note will feature dozens of concerts throughout Valtellina and nearby Poschiavo (Switzerland). The 2019 theme is  “Euterpe, quando la musica è donna” (Euterpe: when music is a woman). 


From 21 to 31 August, in Valdidentro, the 10th edition of the Masterclass LeAltreNote will feature instrumental and chamber music classes. The Masterclasses are open to students of all ages and nationalities and are taught by internationally renowned musicians. Concerts will also be held from 29 to 31 August in the Centro Polifunzionale Rasin in Valdidentro.