Saint Germain: A week in the colors of Jazz

Jazz lovers will be delighted in Paris with a busy musical program for an entire week dedicated to this emblematic musical genre!

A Dantesque programming

The famous Saint-Germain-des-Prés Jazz Festival, organized since 2001, is making a comeback in the capital to the delight of jazz lovers! With its 23rd edition, the festival offers a varied and eclectic program in emblematic places. Whether you are passionate about this musical universe or simply curious to discover it, come to Saint-Germain-du-Mondi May 13 to May 20, 2024.

The opening night on May 13 will take place at the Odéon theater, headlined by the American Stacey Kent who will perform some of the most iconic French songs. Throughout the week you can also find different artists in different venues, such as Kareen Guiock Thuram at the Alliance Française theater on May 14, or the pianist Shani Diluka who will perform on May 16 at the Saint-Germain-des-Prés church.

Original cultural offerings

During this event-rich week, mediation actions and cultural discussions will be organized, addressing different aspects of the history and impact of jazz. Topics such as “ Jazz in prison ” And ” Jazz and High Schools » will be on the program, offering moments of cultural exchange and enriching encounters. Young talents will also have the opportunity to shine during this event, with performances planned in different emblematic places, ranging from the Cluny Museum to the Faculty of Letters of Sorbonne University. This entire week will be dedicated to the celebration of jazz, offering spectators the opportunity to discover and appreciate this unique form of artistic expression.

The 23rd edition of the Jazz Festival in Saint-Germain-des-Prés promises to be an unmissable musical event after the success of the previous edition, which saw artists such as Yaron Herman, Eric Truffaz And Richard Galliano ignite the scene. This year, the program promises to delight jazz lovers with an exceptional selection of artists.


Programming & Registration

Or ? Saint Germain des Pres – 6th Arrondissement
When ? From Monday 13 to Monday 20 May 2024
How much ? The price varies between 10 and 85 euros, depending on the events. Reserve in advance.

Photo credit: © Elena Dijour




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