Revellers walks near the lake shore during the 48th montreux jazz festival in montreux jul 14, 2014. Montreux jazz festival cancelled for first time in its history friday, april 17, 2020 4. Geneva reuters the montreux jazz festival will not be held in july due to the. Montreux jazz festival spanning more than 50 years, the montreux jazz festival has become one of the biggest events in the music world, taking place over the first two weeks of july each year. The montreux jazz festival is a music festival in switzerland, held annually in early july in. Homepage about the programme unescojikji prize register full list of registered heritage access by international. The wealth of material which has accumulated over the 46 years of its existence is candidate f world or themusic heritage of the. This archival collection is at the heart of the montreux jazz cafe concept. Revellers walks near the lake shore during the 48th montreux jazz festival in montreux july 14, 2014. The brandnew montreux jazz club is the touchstone of the festival, where music lovers and purists come for an absolutely unique musical experience. Mozesz tez zapoznac sie z przygotowanymi przez nas materialami o tym, jak dostosowac sie do obecnej sytuacji.
Over the years this small music festival has become one of the most prestigious cultural events of switzerland and ranks among the top three jazz festivals of the world. Montreux, 20th september 2016 press release for immediate publication. The foundation contributes to the promotion and the cultural development of the region in the field of the visual arts, through the valorisation of the concept vevey ville dimages. Light installation for the montreux jazz festival on vimeo. Golden rose of montreux festival 1964 library of congress. Quincy jones 85th birthday celebration, live in montreux. Strathmore presents jazz at lincoln centers piedmont.
The greater degrees of freedom offered by conserved music in live performances in general and in montreux in addition to the unifying communicative joy of the festival director claude. A veritable career launchpad, it sees itself as a hothouse for musical encounters and the sharing of knowledge. Montreux jazz festival 2014 programme announcement making of. The 52nd montreux jazz festival programme is now online. The worldfamous montreux jazz festival may draw the turtleneckandberet crowd in july, but come the winter, the snowkissed streets turn montreux into a.
It is particularly famous for the montreux jazz festival which takes place every year in june july on different stages and in the parks of the city. Montreux jazz festival cancelled for first time in its history 2 min read file photo. Tickets on sale tomorrow wednesday 18 april at 12pm. A wurlitzer 200a 1972 is connected to 64 light boxes. At the heart of the montreux jazz digital project is the safeguard and valorization of over 5,000 hours of audiovisual recordings of the montreux jazz festival.
The montreux jazz festival will not be held in july due to the coronavirus pandemic. Over the last five weeks i have had some great music experiences at home, music that has lifted my spirit and fed my soul, distracted me from the increasingly grim reality of the coronavirus death. Pdf this paper examines the music and touch of jazz pianist michel petrucciani. Geneva reuters the montreux jazz festival will not be held in july due to the coronavirus pandemic, the first time the swiss summer festival. Montreux jazz festival cancelled for first time in its history news.
The montreux jazz festival legacy united nations educational. Marcus miller, the official european quincy jones 80th birthday special in tribute to claude nobs patti austin, james ingram, siedah garrett, nikki yanofsky, emily bear, alfredo rodriguez, andreas varady, justin kauflin. Jazz on the screen is a reference work of filmographic information and does not point to digitized versions of the items described. The concerts already announced of brittany howard and lionel richie on 8 july 2020 as well as black pumas and lenny kravitz on july 2020 are postponed to the next edition that will take place from the 2nd to 17th july 2021. In 2014 themontreux jazz festival iscelebratingthe150th yearofdiplomaticrelations betweenjapan andswitzerlandwitha special japan day on 11 july. Montreux jazz festival cancelled for first time in its.
Get a festival overview including artist statistics and setlists. The city of montreux is located in a protected bay on lake leman, surrounded by vineyards, and in the breathtaking scenery of the snowcovered alps. The 36th copenhagen jazz festival started in copenhagen, denmark july 4 14. The programme planned for this summer will be partly carried over to next. List of performers at the montreux jazz festival wikipedia. Funky claudes jazz train sunday 21 july auditorium stravinski. A free semiannual publication of the paschal alumni association for r. The 48th montreux jazz festival started in montreux, switzerland july 4 18. The festival has a ticket offer for persons with disabilities.
Originally a pure jazz festival, today it presents artists of nearly every imaginable style of music, drawing an audience of more than 200,000 people. Get social and follow the montreux jazz festival 2014 on facebook, twitter and youtube to receive latest news on the festival here at festival archive we have done our best to find their various social profiles and have listed them below when we could find them. A free semiannual publication of the paschal alumni. Over the years this small music festival has become one of the most prestigious cultural events of switzerland and ranks among the top three jazz festivals of. This collection contains more than 5,000 hours of concerts recorded both in audio and video by many of the greatest names in jazz, blues and rock since the creation of the montreux jazz festival in. It is the second largest annual jazz festival in the world after canadas montreal international jazz. The montreux palace, the hotel that has welcomed important artists throughout the.
The festivals visionary founder claude nobs had the idea to systematically film every artist who ever performed on stage since the beginning of the montreux jazz festival in 1967. Goldenpass jazz train the moon smile jazz band macadam jazz band gstaad chf 60. The programme planned for this summer will be partly carried over to next years festival. Showcasing major talents, songwriters, as well as the next generation of jazz among others.8 986 909 949 462 1238 319 499 803 1471 1379 865 900 301 637 310 1463 586 162 75 1437 1254 1434 1185 875 405 1283 552 865 1192 375 1354 1050 177 941 943 365 306 166 1494 1107 219 716