By Caroline J. Posted April 26, 2022 6:06 PM
If you think Jazz, you breathe Jazz and you live Jazz, then here is a non-exhaustive list of Jazz festivals not to be missed in Paris and Île-de-France!
It was in the southern United States, at the end of the 19th century and the beginning of the 20th century, that Jazz music was born. Since then, this essential Musical style has toured the planet, revealing some great jazz legends over the years, such as Miles Davis, Duke Ellington, Billie Holiday, Thelonious Monk, John Coltrane, Sidney Bechet, Dizzy Gillespie and more recently Brad Mehldau and Kamasi Washington.
the Jazz has also conquered France and artists from France honoring jazz are now numerous; from Michel Portal to Anne Paceo via Thomas de Pourquery or even Ibrahim Maalouf, Pierrick Pédron, Laurent Coulondre… So many artists who crisscross the many Jazz festivals in Francebut also those organized at Paris and Île-de-France, just to introduce as many people as possible to this unifying musical trend. of the famous Jazz in Saint-Germain-des-Pres to Jazz at La Villette Passing by La Defense Jazz Festival or the essential Paris Jazz Festival… an overview of these jazz festivals not to be missed on Paris and Île-de-France.
The 2022 Longjumeau Jazz Festival: Barbara Hendricks, Kyle Eastwood… here is the program
The Longjumeau Jazz Festival is held this year in the city of Essonne, from Tuesday May 10 to Sunday May 15, 2022. For this new and 4th edition, the festival welcomes in particular Barbara Hendricks, Kyle Eastwood or even China Moses and Christian Morin. [Lire la suite]
Jazz Festival in Saint-Germain-Des-Prés 2022: the program
The Jazz Festival in Saint-Germain-Des-Prés announces its return to Paris from Monday May 16 to Saturday May 21, 2022, with a new and 21st edition rich in music and very jazzy discoveries! [Lire la suite]
Maisons-Laffitte Jazz Festival 2022: Toni Green, Anne Paceo, Rolando Luna… here is the program
After an edition organized on the web due to the health crisis, the Maisons-Laffitte Jazz Festival is back in the flesh! Meet from Friday 17 to Sunday 26 June 2022 to discover live artists as prestigious as Toni Green, Rolando Luna, Anne Paceo or the Nefertiti Quartet. [Lire la suite]
La Défense Jazz Festival 2022: free outdoor concerts back this summer
Good news for lovers of live music since La Défense Jazz Festival returns to the Parvis de Paris La Défense from Monday June 20 to Sunday June 26, 2022. The opportunity to enjoy new free concerts offered outdoors at the foot of the Grande Arche de Defense. Stay connected to discover the program! [Lire la suite]
Paris Jazz Festival 2022 at the Parc Floral: here is the program of free and nocturnal concerts
The Paris Jazz festival is back at the Parc Floral from June 29 to September 7, 2022, with as many musical talents to discover in a bucolic setting. Here is the program of free and night concerts! [Lire la suite]
Sceaux Jazz Festival 2022: Rover, Erik Truffaz… discover the program
Jazz settles down again this summer at the Domaine départemental de Sceaux on the occasion of the 2022 edition of the Sceaux Jazz Festival. In the program ? Four evenings punctuated by outdoor concerts by Rover, Erik Truffaz and Ink. It’s not to be missed from Thursday June 30 to Sunday July 3, 2022. [Lire la suite]
Jazz Festival at La Villette 2022: Kokoroko, The Fearless Flyers…discover the program
Jazz is once again in the spotlight in Paris on the occasion of the 2022 edition of the Jazz à La Villette festival, which is held this year from Wednesday August 31 to Sunday September 11! On the menu ? Kokoroko, Jacob Banks, Tank and the Bangas, Roberto Fonseca, Abdullah Ibrahim or The Fearless Flyers. [Lire la suite]
Stay connected to discover more Jazz festival in Paris and Île-de-France !
And we don’t forget the international jazz day which takes place every year on April 30:
International Jazz Day 2022: here is the program of celebrations
This year again, International Jazz Day takes place on the web. On Saturday April 30, 2022, find a great concert to follow in live streaming, with concerts by Herbie Hancock, Marcus Miller, Youn Sun Nah, Gregory Porter and Lizz Wright on the menu. [Lire la suite]