Jazz - Saison 2019-20

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Thursday
29/08
Jazz à la Villette

Concerts

Concert
8:00pm
Jazz à la Villette
8:00pm
Grande Halle de La Villette
A triangular lineup featuring artists from France, England and the United States—three styles and three eras: the neo free groove of Laurent Bardainne, the Afro-spiritual verve of Maisha, and the telluric slap of boss of bass Marcus Miller.
Grande Halle de La Villette
A triangular lineup featuring artists from France, England and the United States—three styles and three eras: the neo free groove of Laurent Bardainne, the Afro-spiritual verve of Maisha, and the telluric slap of boss of bass Marcus Miller.
Friday
30/08
Jazz à la Villette

Concerts

Concert
8:00pm
Jazz à la Villette
8:00pm
Grande salle Pierre Boulez - Philharmonie
When Buena Vista Social Club made her an international star in the late 1990s, Omara Portuondo already had an illustrious career as one of Cuba’s greatest musical figures. After more than 70 years in music, she offers a final farewell, his &ldquo...
Grande salle Pierre Boulez - Philharmonie
When Buena Vista Social Club made her an international star in the late 1990s, Omara Portuondo already had an illustrious career as one of Cuba’s greatest musical figures. After more than 70 years in music, she offers a final farewell, his &ldquo...
Saturday
31/08
Jazz à la Villette

Concerts

Show for kids
11:00am
Jazz à la Villette
11:00am
Amphithéâtre - Cité de la musique
Amphithéâtre - Cité de la musique
Show for kids
4:00pm
Jazz à la Villette
4:00pm
Amphithéâtre - Cité de la musique
Amphithéâtre - Cité de la musique
Concert
4:30pm
Jazz à la Villette
4:30pm
Grande salle Pierre Boulez - Philharmonie
Two quartets representing the forefront of the American scene. Pianist Benoît Delbecq, the only French musician on-board, will open the evening with his New York supergroup, followed by Joshua Redman offering a tribute to his father Dewey and the...
Grande salle Pierre Boulez - Philharmonie
Two quartets representing the forefront of the American scene. Pianist Benoît Delbecq, the only French musician on-board, will open the evening with his New York supergroup, followed by Joshua Redman offering a tribute to his father Dewey and the...
Concert
8:00pm
Jazz à la Villette
8:00pm
Grande Halle de La Villette
From the afrobeat rhythms of drummer Tony Allen, to the post-bop and calypso brio of alto saxophonist Kenny Garrett and precision funk of Ghost-Note, an evening of jazz infused with today’s urban culture, bringing together true masters of groove.
Grande Halle de La Villette
From the afrobeat rhythms of drummer Tony Allen, to the post-bop and calypso brio of alto saxophonist Kenny Garrett and precision funk of Ghost-Note, an evening of jazz infused with today’s urban culture, bringing together true masters of groove.
Sunday
1/09
Jazz à la Villette

Concerts

Family Concert
4:00pm
Jazz à la Villette
4:00pm
Amphithéâtre - Cité de la musique
Amphithéâtre - Cité de la musique
Concert
4:30pm
Jazz à la Villette
4:30pm
Salle des concerts - Cité de la musique
An evening ranging from radical modernity to tradition, with electro-free duo Anteloper, trumpeter with R&B overtones Marquis Hill, and two stars of the French scene: the Belmondo Brothers celebrating the come-back of their 1990s quintet.
Salle des concerts - Cité de la musique
An evening ranging from radical modernity to tradition, with electro-free duo Anteloper, trumpeter with R&B overtones Marquis Hill, and two stars of the French scene: the Belmondo Brothers celebrating the come-back of their 1990s quintet.
Concert
4:30pm
Jazz à la Villette
4:30pm
Grande Halle de La Villette
An outdoor dance to relive the ambiance of the 1920s and 1930s, when people of all ages came out to swing. With communicative jubilation, the Umlaut Big Band—an orchestra of young French virtuosos—recreates this fun and festivity for the...
Grande Halle de La Villette
An outdoor dance to relive the ambiance of the 1920s and 1930s, when people of all ages came out to swing. With communicative jubilation, the Umlaut Big Band—an orchestra of young French virtuosos—recreates this fun and festivity for the...
Tuesday
3/09
Jazz à la Villette

Concerts

Concert
8:00pm
Jazz à la Villette
8:00pm
Amphithéâtre - Cité de la musique
Amphithéâtre - Cité de la musique
Concert
8:00pm
Jazz à la Villette
8:00pm
Grande Halle de La Villette
A Pan-African programme that starts with highlife and Afrobeat rhythms, followed by an all-too-rare performance by Malian singer Oumou Sangaré, and then a percussive meeting of London group Sons of Kemet and South African band BCUC.
Grande Halle de La Villette
A Pan-African programme that starts with highlife and Afrobeat rhythms, followed by an all-too-rare performance by Malian singer Oumou Sangaré, and then a percussive meeting of London group Sons of Kemet and South African band BCUC.
Wednesday
4/09
Jazz à la Villette

Concerts

Concert
8:00pm
Jazz à la Villette
8:00pm
Salle des concerts - Cité de la musique
An underground programme featuring the electro-jazz digressions of saxophonist Étienne Jaumet, New York Jim Black’s telluric rhythms serving the compositions of Parisian guitarist Paul Jarret, and the much-anticipated return of saxophonist...
Salle des concerts - Cité de la musique
An underground programme featuring the electro-jazz digressions of saxophonist Étienne Jaumet, New York Jim Black’s telluric rhythms serving the compositions of Parisian guitarist Paul Jarret, and the much-anticipated return of saxophonist...
Concert
9:00pm
Jazz à la Villette
9:00pm
Studio de l'Ermitage
Studio de l'Ermitage
Thursday
5/09
Jazz à la Villette

Concerts

Concert
8:00pm
Jazz à la Villette
8:00pm
Salle des concerts - Cité de la musique
Randy Weston leaves behind a transatlantic legacy interweaving jazz and Afro-Maghreb traditions, music celebrated here by Cheick Tidiane Seck of Les Ambassadeurs and free jazz hero Archie Shepp. Guadeloupean drummer Arnaud Dolmen’s quartet will...
Salle des concerts - Cité de la musique
Randy Weston leaves behind a transatlantic legacy interweaving jazz and Afro-Maghreb traditions, music celebrated here by Cheick Tidiane Seck of Les Ambassadeurs and free jazz hero Archie Shepp. Guadeloupean drummer Arnaud Dolmen’s quartet will...
2020-21 Season
Concert
8:00pm
Jazz à la Villette
8:00pm
Atelier du Plateau
Atelier du Plateau
Concert
9:00pm
Jazz à la Villette
9:00pm
Studio de l'Ermitage
Studio de l'Ermitage
Friday
6/09
Jazz à la Villette

Concerts

Concert
8:00pm
Jazz à la Villette
8:00pm
Atelier du Plateau
Atelier du Plateau
Concert
8:00pm
Jazz à la Villette
8:00pm
Grande Halle de La Villette
We step back into the golden age of 1960s Stax and Motown with the indefatigable Lee Fields, preceded by the trio of organist Delvon Lamarr, conjuring the finest hours in the soul jazz repertoire. The show will open with a return to pop by delicate...
Grande Halle de La Villette
We step back into the golden age of 1960s Stax and Motown with the indefatigable Lee Fields, preceded by the trio of organist Delvon Lamarr, conjuring the finest hours in the soul jazz repertoire. The show will open with a return to pop by delicate...
Saturday
7/09
Jazz à la Villette

Concerts

Family Concert
11:00am
Jazz à la Villette
11:00am
Amphithéâtre - Cité de la musique
Amphithéâtre - Cité de la musique
Show for kids
3:00pm
Jazz à la Villette
3:00pm
La Dynamo de Banlieues Bleues
La Dynamo de Banlieues Bleues
Concert
4:30pm
Jazz à la Villette
4:30pm
Grande salle Pierre Boulez - Philharmonie
An evening dedicated to piano with three peerless improvisers presenting fresh repertoires: a tribute to Erroll Garner by Christian Sands, Éric Legnini’s return to the trio with guitar, and all-new solo explorations by Yaron Herman.
Grande salle Pierre Boulez - Philharmonie
An evening dedicated to piano with three peerless improvisers presenting fresh repertoires: a tribute to Erroll Garner by Christian Sands, Éric Legnini’s return to the trio with guitar, and all-new solo explorations by Yaron Herman.
Concert
8:00pm
Jazz à la Villette
8:00pm
Atelier du Plateau
Atelier du Plateau
Concert
8:00pm
Jazz à la Villette
8:00pm
Grande Halle de La Villette
London meets New York in an evening of hip hop and beatmaking, with multi-instrumentalist Emma-Jean Thackray, keyboardist Kamaal Williams (who got his break with Gilles Peterson), and American rap heavyweight Yasiin Bey, supported by a brass band from...
Grande Halle de La Villette
London meets New York in an evening of hip hop and beatmaking, with multi-instrumentalist Emma-Jean Thackray, keyboardist Kamaal Williams (who got his break with Gilles Peterson), and American rap heavyweight Yasiin Bey, supported by a brass band from...
Sunday
8/09
Jazz à la Villette

Concerts

Show for kids
11:00am
Jazz à la Villette
11:00am
Le Studio - Philharmonie
Le Studio - Philharmonie
Show for kids
4:00pm
Jazz à la Villette
4:00pm
Le Studio - Philharmonie
Le Studio - Philharmonie
Concert
4:30pm
Jazz à la Villette
4:30pm
Salle des concerts - Cité de la musique
Hammond organ and tenor sax in an evening of soul jazz: a tribute to Jimmy Smith and Stanley Turrentine, following the new quartet (with organ) of tireless octogenarian saxophonist Houston Person—revisiting young love.
Salle des concerts - Cité de la musique
Hammond organ and tenor sax in an evening of soul jazz: a tribute to Jimmy Smith and Stanley Turrentine, following the new quartet (with organ) of tireless octogenarian saxophonist Houston Person—revisiting young love.
Concert
5:00pm
Jazz à la Villette
Concert
5:00pm
Jazz à la Villette
5:00pm
Atelier du Plateau
Atelier du Plateau
Monday
9/09
Jazz à la Villette

Concerts

Concert
8:30pm
Jazz à la Villette
8:30pm
La Dynamo de Banlieues Bleues
La Dynamo de Banlieues Bleues
Tuesday
10/09
Jazz à la Villette

Concerts

Concert
8:00pm
Jazz à la Villette
8:00pm
Grande Halle de La Villette
The 2019 edition of Jazz à la Villette will close with a tribute to the Queen of Soul, Aretha Franklin, who died in the summer of 2018. Musical direction of the evening has been assigned to Antibalas, the Brooklyn-based Afrobeat band on the...
Grande Halle de La Villette
The 2019 edition of Jazz à la Villette will close with a tribute to the Queen of Soul, Aretha Franklin, who died in the summer of 2018. Musical direction of the evening has been assigned to Antibalas, the Brooklyn-based Afrobeat band on the...
Saturday
21/09
Saint Petersburg Weekend

Concerts

Show for kids
11:00am
11:00am
Amphithéâtre - Cité de la musique
Amphithéâtre - Cité de la musique
Show for kids
3:00pm
3:00pm
Amphithéâtre - Cité de la musique
Amphithéâtre - Cité de la musique
Sunday
22/09
Saint Petersburg Weekend

Concerts

Show for kids
11:00am
11:00am
Amphithéâtre - Cité de la musique
Amphithéâtre - Cité de la musique
Saturday
19/10

Concerts

Show
8:30pm
8:30pm
Salle des concerts - Cité de la musique
Merging the singular and poetic universe of the company Adrien M & Claire B with the enchanting music of the group Limousine, Equinoxe is as captivating for the eyes as for the ears and a sumptuous feast for the imagination.
Salle des concerts - Cité de la musique
Merging the singular and poetic universe of the company Adrien M & Claire B with the enchanting music of the group Limousine, Equinoxe is as captivating for the eyes as for the ears and a sumptuous feast for the imagination.
Sunday
20/10

Concerts

Show
3:00pm
3:00pm
Salle des concerts - Cité de la musique
Merging the singular and poetic universe of the company Adrien M & Claire B with the enchanting music of the group Limousine, Equinoxe is as captivating for the eyes as for the ears and a sumptuous feast for the imagination.
Salle des concerts - Cité de la musique
Merging the singular and poetic universe of the company Adrien M & Claire B with the enchanting music of the group Limousine, Equinoxe is as captivating for the eyes as for the ears and a sumptuous feast for the imagination.
Show
7:00pm
7:00pm
Salle des concerts - Cité de la musique
Merging the singular and poetic universe of the company Adrien M & Claire B with the enchanting music of the group Limousine, Equinoxe is as captivating for the eyes as for the ears and a sumptuous feast for the imagination.
Salle des concerts - Cité de la musique
Merging the singular and poetic universe of the company Adrien M & Claire B with the enchanting music of the group Limousine, Equinoxe is as captivating for the eyes as for the ears and a sumptuous feast for the imagination.
Saturday
9/11
Iceland Weekend

Concerts

Concert
8:30pm
8:30pm
Salle des concerts - Cité de la musique
Two of Björk's major albums unfold into palpitating experiences: activists from the British jazz scene revisit Vespertine in free style, while the highly prospective collective s t a r g a z e offers its take on Debut.
Salle des concerts - Cité de la musique
Two of Björk's major albums unfold into palpitating experiences: activists from the British jazz scene revisit Vespertine in free style, while the highly prospective collective s t a r g a z e offers its take on Debut.
Wednesday
18/12

Concerts

Concert
8:30pm
8:30pm
Salle des concerts - Cité de la musique
Seasoned musicians and new talents from the United States and France come together under the direction of brilliant pianist Sullivan Fortner, to celebrate the timeless flamboyance  of New Orleans jazz.
Salle des concerts - Cité de la musique
Seasoned musicians and new talents from the United States and France come together under the direction of brilliant pianist Sullivan Fortner, to celebrate the timeless flamboyance  of New Orleans jazz.
Thursday
19/12

Concerts

Concert
8:30pm
8:30pm
Salle des concerts - Cité de la musique
Seasoned musicians and new talents from the United States and France come together under the direction of brilliant pianist Sullivan Fortner, to celebrate the timeless flamboyance  of New Orleans jazz.
Salle des concerts - Cité de la musique
Seasoned musicians and new talents from the United States and France come together under the direction of brilliant pianist Sullivan Fortner, to celebrate the timeless flamboyance  of New Orleans jazz.
Saturday
1/02

Concerts

Jazz Concert
8:30pm
8:30pm
Salle des concerts - Cité de la musique
Offered as part of the Jazz at the Philharmonie series, Improvista is an intense session of collective improvisation, loosely directed by Bernard Lubat—the master of ceremonies for an evening of unleashed musical creation.
Salle des concerts - Cité de la musique
Offered as part of the Jazz at the Philharmonie series, Improvista is an intense session of collective improvisation, loosely directed by Bernard Lubat—the master of ceremonies for an evening of unleashed musical creation.
Sunday
2/02

Concerts

Jazz Concert
4:30pm
4:30pm
Salle des concerts - Cité de la musique
Offered as part of the Jazz at the Philharmonie series, Improvista is an intense session of collective improvisation, loosely directed by Bernard Lubat—the master of ceremonies for an evening of unleashed musical creation.
Salle des concerts - Cité de la musique
Offered as part of the Jazz at the Philharmonie series, Improvista is an intense session of collective improvisation, loosely directed by Bernard Lubat—the master of ceremonies for an evening of unleashed musical creation.
Friday
28/02
Mahmoud Darwich Weekend

Concerts

Concert
8:30pm
8:30pm
Salle des concerts - Cité de la musique
In collaboration with Elias Sanbar in the role of the reciter, composer Franck Tortiller adapts for the stage Mahmoud Darwich’s extraordinarily musical epic poem Et la terre se transmet comme la langue (Land is transmitted in the same way as...
Salle des concerts - Cité de la musique
In collaboration with Elias Sanbar in the role of the reciter, composer Franck Tortiller adapts for the stage Mahmoud Darwich’s extraordinarily musical epic poem Et la terre se transmet comme la langue (Land is transmitted in the same way as...
Monday
2/03

Concerts

Concert
8:30pm
8:30pm
Grande salle Pierre Boulez - Philharmonie
Chick Corea, a gold-lettered name in the history of jazz, reveals the range of his brilliant talent at the head of a world-class trio completed by bassist Christian McBride and drummer Brian Blade.
Grande salle Pierre Boulez - Philharmonie
Chick Corea, a gold-lettered name in the history of jazz, reveals the range of his brilliant talent at the head of a world-class trio completed by bassist Christian McBride and drummer Brian Blade.
Wednesday
1/04

Concerts

Family ciné-concert
2:30pm
2:30pm
Salle des concerts - Cité de la musique
Salle des concerts - Cité de la musique
Family ciné-concert
5:30pm
5:30pm
Salle des concerts - Cité de la musique
Salle des concerts - Cité de la musique
Wednesday
3/06

Concerts

Concert
8:30pm
8:30pm
Grande salle Pierre Boulez - Philharmonie
As artistic director of the world-class Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra, Wynton Marsalis defends a certain idea of jazz: exacting yet festive, modern but also close to its roots.
Grande salle Pierre Boulez - Philharmonie
As artistic director of the world-class Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra, Wynton Marsalis defends a certain idea of jazz: exacting yet festive, modern but also close to its roots.
Thursday
4/06

Concerts

Concert
8:30pm
8:30pm
Grande salle Pierre Boulez - Philharmonie
As director of the Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra, Wynton Marsalis defends a certain idea of jazz: exacting yet festive, modern but also close to its roots. This illustrious ensemble joins forces with the Orchestre de Paris.
Grande salle Pierre Boulez - Philharmonie
As director of the Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra, Wynton Marsalis defends a certain idea of jazz: exacting yet festive, modern but also close to its roots. This illustrious ensemble joins forces with the Orchestre de Paris.
Friday
5/06

Concerts

Concert
8:30pm
8:30pm
Grande salle Pierre Boulez - Philharmonie
As director of the Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra, Wynton Marsalis defends a certain idea of jazz: exacting yet festive, modern but also close to its roots. This illustrious ensemble joins forces with the Orchestre de Paris.
Grande salle Pierre Boulez - Philharmonie
As director of the Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra, Wynton Marsalis defends a certain idea of jazz: exacting yet festive, modern but also close to its roots. This illustrious ensemble joins forces with the Orchestre de Paris.
Saturday
13/06
Pat Metheny Weekend

Concerts

Show for kids
3:00pm
3:00pm
Amphithéâtre - Cité de la musique
Amphithéâtre - Cité de la musique
Jazz Concert
8:30pm
8:30pm
Grande salle Pierre Boulez - Philharmonie
Accompanied by an orchestral ensemble, Pat Metheny offers a new take on Beyond the Missouri Sky, his radiant impressionist album recorded with Charlie Haden, and other gems from his repertoire.
Grande salle Pierre Boulez - Philharmonie
Accompanied by an orchestral ensemble, Pat Metheny offers a new take on Beyond the Missouri Sky, his radiant impressionist album recorded with Charlie Haden, and other gems from his repertoire.
Sunday
14/06
Pat Metheny Weekend

Concerts

Show for kids
3:00pm
3:00pm
Amphithéâtre - Cité de la musique
Amphithéâtre - Cité de la musique
Jazz Concert
4:30pm
4:30pm
Salle des concerts - Cité de la musique
A concert featuring the work of two of Pat Metheny’s key inspirations: Steve Reich, whose piece Electric Counterpoint is reinterpreted by Bryce Dessner, and Ornette Coleman, more vibrant than ever in the hands of the Yes Ornette! trio and Joachim...
Salle des concerts - Cité de la musique
A concert featuring the work of two of Pat Metheny’s key inspirations: Steve Reich, whose piece Electric Counterpoint is reinterpreted by Bryce Dessner, and Ornette Coleman, more vibrant than ever in the hands of the Yes Ornette! trio and Joachim...

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Grande salle Pierre Boulez - Philharmonie
Grande salle Pierre Boulez - Philharmonie