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Bologna: the sound of music from classic to jazz

Saturday, March 31, 2018 - Saturday, April 21, 2018

An extraordinary musical journey that dates back to the eighteenth century and comes to the roaring Italian Fifties. Did you know that Mozart had failed his music exam in Bologna? Would you like to have a private and exclusive entrance into Rossini House or into one of the first Italian Jazz canteens? Join our musical tour and you’ll be part of Bologna, Unesco Creative City of Music.


  • An extraordinary musical journey that dates back to the eighteenth century and comes to the roaring Italian Fifties
  • Exlusive entrance to Philarmonic Academy and Rossini House
  • Exlusive entrance to Martini Conservatory (only on April 21st)
  • Exlusive entrance to Doctor Dixie Jazz Band Canteen, founded by Nardo Giardina in 1952, in which Lucio Dalla and Pupi Avatialso played.

The guided tour is born from an idea of Archemilia Day Tours by Baldassarre Giardina

Full price: €25 per person

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Saturday, 31 April, 2018
Saturday, 21 April, 2018

2 hours 30 minutes

10am in 

Piazza di Porta Ravegnana, under the Two Towers

Departure from Piazza di Porta Ravegnana, entrance to Philarmonic Academy, Rossini House and Martini Conservatory (only on April 21), external passage from Comunale Theater, crossing the jazz route and Lucio Dalla House up to Doctor Dixie Jazz Band Canteen.

Italian / English

Italian/English speaking tourist guide
Entrance to Philarmonic Academy
Entrance to Martini Conservatory (only on April 21st)
Exclusive entrances to Rossini House and to Doctor Dixie Jazz Band Canteen, both normally closed to visitors.                                                                                       

Full price: €25 per person

If you cancel at least one day prior to the scheduled departure, no cancellation fee will be charged.
If you cancel later, you will be subject to a full booking fee.