SOUND AND THE CITY
In November, from Monday 20 through Sunday 26, music takes center stage in Milan with Milano Music Week.
There’s the glorious La Scala Opera House, the San Siro concert venue, the headquarters of Italy’s record industry, numerous radio stations and several top-notch schools. In addition to fashion and design, Milan is also ‘the city of music’. And, starting from November this year, Milan is set to host Music Week.
In November, music takes centre stage in Milan. The excitement leading up to the annual La Scala season premiere on 7 December attracts opera fans from around the world, but the Milan music scene is more than just opera; with concerts spanning genres such as classical, rock, pop and Indie music, there is something for all musical tastes. This year, however, there is a new event that will further enhance Milan’s musical landscape:
Milano Music Week, taking place from 20 to 26 November, will be dedicated to pop and rock music with events featured at different locations across the city.
Teatro alla Scala, one of the most famous opera houses in the world, is getting ready to host its traditional ‘premiere’ on 7 December. As one of the city’s most eagerly-awaited events, it’s the highlight of Milan’s social and musical calendar. This year’s opening night will be a performance