July 31 - August 5, 2018
Bringing the Double Bass Up Front!
Classic & Jazz
- in cooperation with BASSEUROPE

July 31

• 20:00 - Bottesiniana
Various Artists
Boccherini Auditorium

• 21:20 - Un contrabbasso in cerca d’amore
Prix Italia 1979
words by Mara Filippone Colonna, music by Franco Petracchi
Mirella Vedeva, La cattiva compagnia
Boccherini Auditorium

• 22:40 - Classic Standards
Jimmi Roger Pedersen
Palazzo Pfanner

August 1

• 20:00 - Tribute to Stefano Scodanibbio
Daniele Roccato, Ludus Gravis, Riccardo Festa
Boccherini Auditorium

• 21:20 - Nabla Sextet

Pino Ettorre
Boccherini Auditorium

• 22:40 - Adam Booker and Friends
Adam Booker & Friends
Palazzo Pfanner

August 2

• 20:00 - Juan Soldado Suite
Andrès Martin
Boccherini Auditorium

• 21:20 - From Bach to Rock
Bass Gang
Boccherini Auditorium

• 22:40 - Beyond the Moon
Kristin Korb
Palazzo Pfanner

August 3

• 21:00 - Solo Competition final concert
in memory of Patricia Adkins Chiti

Solo Competition fnalists ISSM “L.Boccherini”
Orchestra GianPaolo Mazzoli conductor

Chiesa di San Francesco

August 4

• 18:45 - Visual Arts and Music -conference-
Lucca Biennale Cartasia
Palazzo Ducale Sala Stafferi

• 20:00 - Folk Music Influence in Classical Music
Petru Iuga
Boccherini Auditorium

• 21:20 - Light & Sound
Símón Garcia
Piazza San Michele / Martinelli Luce showroom

• 22:40 - BASS2018’s tribute to Giovanni
Tommaso’s 60th’s anniversary of music

Giovanni Tommaso, Furio Di Castri
Palazzo Pfanner

August 5

• 18:00 - Jazz Award Finalists Concert
Lucca Biennale Cartasia
Palazzo Pfanner

Citta di Lucca
Provincia di Lucca
Istituto Musicali Luigi Boccherini
Teatro del Giglio, Lucca
Fondazione Cassa di Risparmio di Lucca
Banca del Monte
BASS2018 LUCCA CityMap


Open stage - bass, drums and piano
All festival and congress presenters and audience meet late night in a relaxed atmosphere after a days work/listening

Via Nazario Sauro, 513, 55100 Lucca LU, Italy - see photos and map below

sponsored by


In cooperation with


European Bass Community *beau
- a nonprofit umbrella organization