Jazz Festival Ascona 2013


Posted on 24th June, by sapori in What’s up. No Comments

Jazz Festival Ascona 2013

The biggest European

Jazz Festival

dedicated to Hot Jazz

For ten days in early Summer (from June 21st to June 29th 2013), the pretty town of Ascona and the US city of New Orleans are united by their music. For more than twenty years, this town on Lake Maggiore has played host to amazing performances from many of the finest international jazz artists during one of the most important European festivals.

Over more than two decades, Ascona has featured legends of New Orleans Jazz and the main European and American artists of the hot-jazz scene. Each year, the event’s programme contains over 200 concerts and more than 400 hours of live music, from New Orleans Traditional Jazz to Chicago, from swing to mainstream, from ragtime to gospel, not forgetting excursions into blues, R&B, soul and latin, and funk rhythms. Artists and bands are set to perform in bars, restaurants and hotels during the day, and on the stages on the lakeside in the evenings, transforming Ascona into a maze of small ‘jazz clubs’, producing a wonderful atmosphere between musicians and the diverse audience of fans and aficionados.

 ASCONA SPECIALS

  • 23.06 Mario Biondi “Sun”
  • 24.06 Tania Maria Viva Brazil Quartet
  • 25.06 Ornella Vanoni & The Italian Jazz Stars
  • 26.06 The Blind Boys of Alabama
  • 27.06 The Puppini Sisters

Festival Jazz Ascona 2013_stages

   





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