Lucca Jazz Donna is a festival dedicated to women with the aim of enhancing and promoting women in jazz music and in all its all expressions.
Born in 2005, this Festival has become an awaited event which takes place every year in September and October. Followed by an increasing number of people year after year, since its first edition has guested important female artists, coming from Italy as well as from all over the world, such as Kim Thompson, Lisa Pollard, Ashka Kaneko, Noa. In addition to this, its programme also includes many collateral events.
In 2008 Lucca Jazz Donna has also launched the award Premio Lucca Jazz Donna for the best emerging female jazz group to sustain the development of youg talented women in jazz.
Dates: September - October
Ticket: free admition
Web Site: www.luccajazzdonna.it