Jazz in Sanguinet 2017
“Jazz In Sanguinet” is pleased to welcome you to its 18th edition, full of emotion with great music.
In a family and festive atmosphere, the festival has always presented jazz in its various facets at heart, allying tradition with modernity, representative of musical genre evolution …
After the success of a thematic Jazz day in 1999 during the local holidays, the Municipality and the Tourist office of Sanguinet decided to organise, in the square outside the town hall, the first Festival “Jazz In Sanguinet “.
For two years, the site was convenient for this event, then in 2002, for lack of space and to solve the problem of traffic noise in the square, the organising team, made up of elected representatives, members of the Tourist office and volunteers decide to transform Espace Gemme into a “Jazz Village” .
Since its origin, the festival was always dedicated to presenting jazz music in its various facets, allying tradition to modernity, representative of a musical genre always in evolution.
It should be noted that groups from Aquitaine are featured prominently. In 2016, approximately 5000 people came to participate in concerts during the Festival.
This year, the municipality, the Jazz Animation Association and the the “Grands Lacs” Tourist Office have the pleasure of welcoming you from 20 till 23rd July 2017 for a 18th colourful edition, full of sensations and musical emotion …
“The program of the 18th Jazz in Sanguinet festival, which will take place from July 20th to 23rd, is almost complete. Apart from the featured part, some details are still to be refined at the level of the groups that will play on the various podiums of the gardens of The town hall and the Jazz village, to the Espace Gemme. ”
“Confirmed by the success of the 2016 program, with more up-to-date jazz music accents,” says Sergio Diederich, artistic director, “I have developed, with the help of the organizing committee’s advice, Trays of a wide variety of styles.
Festival fans will have the choice between festive jazz, blues, rhythm and blues, soul music, gospel, rock, jazz fusion, world funk, ska and hip-hop jazz. ”
For the man-orchestra and creator of the jazzy event, “a great festival is preparing with the highlight of the international vocal, soul and jazz star, Lisa Simone on Saturday, as well as Ben Toury , Revelation of modern jazz piano, and Opé Smith, the new great hip-hop jazz, on Friday. “
Informations & Booking
Phone: +33 (0) 5 58 78 67 72
Office de Tourisme des Grands Lacs
Bureau d’information touristique deSanguinet
Place de la Mairie