The Youth Orchestra Festival is returning from July 28 to Aug. 10. Held each summer, the festival presents concerts by 15-20 orchestras throughout Tuscany in spots such as the Loggia dei Lanzi and the Piazza Della Signoria. Admission to the Festival is free.
The event is open to international youth chamber as well as symphony orchestras, that can choose their set ranging from classical to contemporary. This year, the program includes the Macao Youth Symphony Orchestra, the Davis High School Baroque Orchestra, and the Band of Beijing. Each orchestra will perform three or four concerts.