In memory of Johnny Peret

In memory of Johnny Peret
In memory of my friend Johnny Peret, vibist, drummer, accordeonist extraordinaire

Saturday, August 17, 2013

JAZZ IN MOROCCO

JAZZ IS ALIVE & WELL IN MOROCCO!

The "Jazz season" will quick off with the Orchestre Symphonique Royal touring the country with its current jazz repertoire.  Great big band, highly recommended!

A l’occasion de la commémoration du 50ème anniversaire de la fête de la Jeunesse, l'Orchestre Symphoniue Royal organise une tournée dans plusieurs villes du Royaume avec un concert de jazz exceptionnel.

-Dimanche 18 Août à Meknès à 22 heures (place Lhdim).
-Mardi 20 Août à Tanger à 22 heures   (corniche).
-Mercredi 21 Août à M'diq à 22 heures 30 (place de la préfecture).
-Jeudi 22 Août à Tétouan à 22 heures (amphithéâtre en plein air près de Banque Al Maghrib/ Blvd du 09 Avril)
-Samedi 24 Août à El Jadida à 22 heures.
-Lundi 26 Août à Casablanca à 22 heures  (scène El Ank).
-Mardi 27 Août à Rabat à 22 heures  (place de la poste).


From September 11 to 15, we’ll have JAZZ au CHELLAH in Rabat'
Check the programme on the festival's website or on Facebook.

The ‘Jazz au Chellah’ Festival, a platform of European Jazz and Moroccan music, is back from 11 to 15 September 2013 at the beautiful site of the Chellah in Rabat. For this 18th edition, the audience is invited to discover 10 jazz groups from 14 European countries. Five of them will perform with Moroccan artists in an exceptional programme in which women are at the forefront. (source: EuroMedCooperation)
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And then the TANJAZZ FESTIVAL in Tangiers from September 18 to September 22 which will be looking East 

A look to the East
 For its 14th edition TANJAzz welcomes new institutional partners : Netherlands, Austria and the Czech Republic.
This occurred  just when we decided to dedicate all the Friday concerts to the theme “TANJAzz goes East”.
Jazz from Bulgaria, Egypt, Tunisia, Music from the Balkans, Gipsy jazz, Klezmer... following the discovery of Moroccan Jazzmen new surprises await you with as usual music for dancers and jazz to listen (source: TanJazz Website)

Check also the website of the Bistrot du Pietri (Rabat) for the programme of the concerts and weekly sessions.

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