10-19 July 2009. This international jazz festival is probably one of the best known of its kind in Europe. This edition offers ten days of concerts on nine different stages including an open-air arena, city theatres, squares and restaurants. All in all 220 events, many of them free of charge, include 550 performers. As usual the programme is varied and features popular songwriters such as Paolo Conte, Burt Bacharach and James Taylor along with some extreme avanguards such as Cecil Taylor and George Lewis presenting a new project and the sophisticated pop authors Steely Dan and Simply Red. Of course there is place for lots of orthodox jazz with McCoy Tyner, Bill Frisell, the Roy Haynes Trio and Ahmad Jamal. Other names that stand out include those of John Scofield, Wynton Marsalis and Chick Corea in a new duo with Stefano Bollani. Charles Mingus
Address For booking and information tel. 0755001904.
View on Map
Umbria Jazz 2009.
For booking and information tel. 0755001904.
Wanted in Rome
EVENTS THIS WEEKview calendar
Rome areasall Rome areas
Context organizes tours and experiences for the intellectually curious traveler led by expert docents in the world's cultural capitals (49 & counting). Founder-led & bootstrapped u...
We are currently looking for elegant homes for expat families arriving over the next few months. If you have remodeled properties in strategic locations in Rome, please contact me...
EUR Mostacciano - Via Padre Alberto Grammatico - We have an incredibly panoramic apartment renting immediately. It is on the 4th and top floor of a building on a hill, so it feels...
Via N. Tartaglia - We have a very unique and very bright ground floor apartment with garden for rent in a small and residential street in Parioli close to Pinciano. The apartment...