Enjoy some of the world?s greatest jazz at the Monte Carlo Jazz Festival

18th November, 2015
Between November 23rd and December 6th, the Monte Carlo Jazz Festival will return to the Opera Garnier Monte-Carlo, hosting some of the biggest names in jazz. First established in 2006, the festival strives to reflect the jazz music scene and how it reflects all musical trends, taking inspiration from music of all genres, presenting both the most beautiful voices and the greatest soloists in contemporary jazz.

During the opening week, the festival will welcome fresh young talents from the new generation of jazz, including Thomas Enhco, Richard Manetti and Cory Henry, who will the stage with more established stars such as Joshua Redman and Marcus Miller, who will be showcasing his new album Afrodeezia, complete with a host of Gnawa and African musicians.

In the festival?s second week, the evenings will be devoted to today?s voices of jazz, including Melody Gardot, Gregory Porter, Barbara Hendricks and Paolo Conte.

If you?re a lover of jazz music, the Monte Carlo Jazz Festival is definitely worth putting in your diary, and is the perfect opportunity to see the world?s favourite names in jazz all together in one place. A visit to this fantastic annual festival would be perfectly complemented with our French chateau holidays, which enable you to relax in both comfort and luxury.

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