Orchestre d'Harmonie du Val d'Aoste
The Orchestre d' Harmonie du Val d' Aoste was founded in 1985 and officially began itsactivities with the execution of the Concert du Nouvel An at the Giacosa Theatre of Aostaon January 4, 1986 , as part of the Saison Culturelle 1985/1986 .
It consists of about 80 musicians from different locations of the Aosta Valley and Canaveseand it is directed by Lino Blanchod .
The complex boasts the participation in major national and international band competitions, prizes and international awards, recordings, concerts in Italy and Europe and collaborations with renowned soloists, directors and composers.
September 29 - 30, 2012
The 5th edition of the International Band Competition has been held in Saint-Vincent (AO) from 29 to 30 September 2012.
At present, no other editions of the competition for the following years are expected.