Five dates, nine concerts, including a special closing event, and five side events, from 10th September to 17th October, for the eleventh year of Lucca Jazz Donna. Thirty-two women in the festival (21 musicians and 11 guests) from Italy, Europe and the United States and five charitable organizations involved in the first completely free entry event. These are the statistics for Lucca Jazz Donna 2015, the festival dedicated to female jazz talents organized since 2005 by the Circolo Lucca Jazz with the City and Province of Lucca, support from Tuscany Region, Lucca’s CRL and BML Foundations and the collaboration of many individuals and associations. This year the city of Capannori is included which hosts a concert and panel discussion.

Saturday, October 10th at 9.15 pm there’s a jazz concert divided in two sets. the first will host Elisabetta Antonini – women next door with Elisabetta Antonini vocals, Silvia Manco piano, Federica Michisanti bass and Danielle Di Majo on alto sax.

In the second set there’s Rosa Brunello y los fermentos “brasserie” with Francesca Viaro vocals, David Boato on trumpet, flugelhorn and composition, Dan Kinzelman on tenor sax and clarinet, Filippo Vignato trombone and compositions, Enzo Carniel piano, Rosa Brunello bass and composition and Luca Colussi drums.

Free admission by booking. Evening in collaboration with the Archimedes Association. Information and reservations: +390583417489 (centro.po@provincia.lucca.it); +390583442444 (Urp@comune.lucca.it); +393297084432; www.luccajazzdonna.it