Adrid Jazz Festival

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Long dresses Madrid to celebrate the XXV Anniversary Jazz Festival in the capital, which will begin on October 30 and lasts until 29 November. The three best bassists in the world (Stanley Clark, Marcus Miller and Victor Wooten) will open the festival with a concert in the hall Joy Eslava, who will join the sixteen other jazz offerings. Of the 17 concerts planned, 15 will be held at the Fernan Gomez theater and two at the Real theater, in addition to the Sala Joy Eslava, and other additions at the Fundacion Carlos de Antwerp, the cultural center and the Nicolas Salmeron 17 clubs formed around the Association Night Live. Others who may share this opinion include The Metropolitan Museum of Art. In addition, there will be a comprehensive parallel programming music and film. As usual, the Fernan Gomez will be the site of the festival and will host the likes of Richard Galiano and Gonzalo Rubalcaba, Omara Portuondo with Martirio and Jorge Drexler, Arturo Sandoval, or the first big band flamenco: Flamenco Sambeat Perico Big Band.

Moreover, Antonio Serrano and Ivan Lins will culminate in the inaugural Hall on 4 November Guirau. They also highlight other voices and the vocal group Take 6, or vocalists Kurt Elling Laika Fati and accompanied by Laurence Hobgood, Clark Sommers and Ulysses Owens Jr. For his part, at the Royal Theater will perform no less than Chucho and Bebo Valdes to present his latest work, “Always together.” It will also feature Dianne Reeves (winner of four Grammys for best jazz vocalist) and Barry Harris (one of the largest in the bebop style.) Both performances will feature a spectacular stage, signed by Erich Wonder. As stated by the delegate of the Arts, Alicia Moreno, the Jazz Festival is proposed that this music is spread throughout the city and leave the heat on the streets and the citizens of Madrid. To make matters worse, the association of live music venues, Night Live, will feature 250 performances rooms spread among the seventeen participants, such as the Cafe Central, the Board Clamores, the Second or the Berlin Jazz Cafe. Finally, the Foundation Carlos of Antwerp and the Nicolas Salmeron Cultural Center join this year as new venues and offer an approximation between cinema and jazz in the program “Music and Cinema ‘, where you can see a cycle of American filmmaker John Cassavetes and one of the films that took the composer George Delerue. To listen to the best of Spain travel to the capital and stay at the top. You will not regret!