Pre-Opening Concerts 2017
Since this year is the 10th anniversary of the Festival da Jazz, will put on four wonderful concerts between March 30th and April 1st. Consider these shows a little amuse bouche for a great festival summer.
Pre-Opening Concerts - Part 1
A wonderful start into our pre-opening weekend with the Jazzrausch Bigband at the Dracula Club on March 30, 2017. Big-Band-Sound goes electric.
Pre-Opening Concerts - Part 2
The Rad Trads are welcomed regulars at our Festival da Jazz. The soulful bunch for après-ski fun at Hauser's Terrasse on March 31, 2017.
Pre-Opening Concerts - Part 3
Elegant jazz ballads and soothing swing with Andrea Motis & Joan Chamorro at Reine Victoria on March 31, 2017.
Pre-Opening Concerts - Part 4
The Rad Trads, our beloved New Yorkers, will get Dracula’s cooking on April 1, 2017 at the Dracula Club.
Rest in Peace, Al Jarreau
Goodbye, our beloved giant. His concerts at our little festival were always joyful celebrations of jazz and music in general. We remain grateful for the time you chose to spend with us. Travel safe...
A festival programme in the making
Tickets for 2017 will be available on May 4, 2017!
Give the gift of Festival da Jazz
In case you are still looking for a Christmas gift, and your husband already owns a humidor or your wife already has a handbag to stow away her other handbags, we might just have the perfect thing for you: Give a membership of the Amis da Festival da Jazz – the friends of the festival – to a loved one or yourself this year (Worth CHF 500).
Stars so far
Herbie Hancock, Chick Corea, Ahmad Jamal, Dee Dee Bridgewater, Al Jarreau, Diana Krall, Randy Crawford, Fazil Say, Dianne Reeves, Bobby McFerrin, Nigel Kennedy, Richard Galliano, Patti Austin, Daniel Schnyder, Klaus Doldinger, Cassandra Wilson, Dave Holland, Dave Grusin, Joshua Redman, Larry Carlton, Al di Meola, Natalie Cole, Mike Stern, Meshell Ndegeocello, Paolo Conte, John Scofield, Lee Ritenour, Othella Dallas, Stanley Clarke, Timo Lassy, Maceo Parker, Jan Lundgren and many many more...