Nice Jazz Festival

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Country and Region FranceProvence-Alpes-Côte-d'Azur
Type of Festival Music
Location of Festival Nice, Provence-Alpes-Côte-d'Azur, France
Festival Contact Information

Nice Jazz Festival
Viviane Sicnasi Promotion
28 avenue Marceau
75008 Paris, France

Festival Description

The Nice Jazz Festival is one of three major jazz events in Europe with Montreux and The Hague, draws more than 45,000 spectators every summer with more than 500 musicians, 8 days, 75 concerts and 120 hours of magic and music! Every night 3 stages present a prestigious array of world-famous artists. The festival offers a relaxed and warm, family-like atmosphere where audiences and artists meet naturally. The Festival is a musically eclectic event covering all aspects of jazz music, from African roots to avant-garde sounds, from gospel and blues to fusion and urban funk.

Festival Dates July 8 - 12, 2013
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Festival Events:

Lineup 2013:
  • Monday, July 8
    • Guillaume Perret
    • Christian Scott
    • Jon Baptiste and Eric Legenini
    • Earth, Wind & Fire
    • André Ceccarelli
  • Tuesday, July 9
    • Stéphane Belmondo
    • Lianne la Havas
    • Ben Harper
    • Nice Jazz Orchestra
    • Manu Katché Quartet
    • Robert Glasper Experiment
  • Wednesday, July 10
    • Kellylee Evans
    • J, Stéphane Chausse
    • the Gerald Clayton Sextet
    • the Youn Sun Nah quartet
    • John Legend
    • C2C
  • Thursday, July 11
    • José James
    • Raphaël Gualazzi
    • Etienne M’Bappé
    • Omer Avital Band of the East
    • Chick Corea & the Vigil
    • Maceo Parker
  • Friday, July 12
    • Tigran – Shadow Theatre
    • Pedrito Martinez
    • Vainqueur for the Tremlin Off and Shai Maestro Trio
    • Esperanza Spalding
    • George Benson


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