Aud.  A whole month of jazz in the Corbières with a tribute to the queen of soul… Aretha Franklin

Aud. A whole month of jazz in the Corbières with a tribute to the queen of soul… Aretha Franklin

The Natural Woman Band is a tribute to the great Aretha Franklin. (©JC)

Since 1987, Conilhac Corbieresa small village of 950 inhabitants, located inAudeproduct jazz festival spread over 4 or 5 weeks.

honor to women

Hold off Natural Woman Band to huge Aretha Franklinthe arrival of the barefoot organist Rhoda Scott and his all-female quartet, sublime voice Naima or presence Margot Soria and Agnes Som in Louis Martinez’s group, she will give back to women the place they deserve in jazz.

big names

This program will be completed with the coming of the mythical the Belmond Brothers Quinteta tribute to the musical work of Stéphane Grappelli by the formidable violinist Florin Niculescu and his gypsy bandand meeting one of the main players of Cuban music Harold Lopez Nussadirect heir of Chucho Valdès and Roberto Fonseca.

Local residents

Of course, like other years, during the first matches, departmental and regional formations will be in the center of attention: The Blinkers, Naïma Quartet, Louis Martinez and his sextet, Thierry Gonzalez and his trio and the icing on the cake is the return Swing Bones enhanced by the talent of Nicolas Gardel for the final concert.

And always jazz cellars

They get jazz cellars, “after” after concerts in the town hall The Blinkers, Léo & Co, Thierry Gonzalez trio and quartetwe also find the triple z Gerard Poncin. During these musical meetings in the Michel Olive room, the public will always be able to taste local products in a warm atmosphere and appreciate the wines of the partner winemakers of this 35th edition.E editing.

Jazz and school Sundays

Two jazz Sundays will welcome indispensable musicians Jean Santandrea Jazz Band to a “Creole” concert and Bergin Quartet which takes us into the world of Serge Gainsbourg. Finally, with the aim of educating new audiences and future Conilhacois audiences, educational concerts will also be held this year in the schools of the Lézignan dormitories.

From October 29 to November 26 in Conilhac.

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