The Cosmojazz kicks off in Chamonix !
For its forth edition, the Cosmo Jazz festival de Chamonix, has become the rendez-vous for inspired jazz musicians around the globe!
After the first concerts in Switzerland this week end, the festivities are back in the Chamonix Valley and it just gets better and better!
Discover for the first time in France, PIANO ROCHE VERTICAL, a Swiss pianist with his grand piano, suspended 10 metres above the ground! Rendez- vous at 6 pm this evening, Place Balmat for a musical, acrobatical and poetical performance…
The week’s programme is overwhelming with exceptional artists playing day and night!!! The enchanting voice of Korean singer Youn Sun Nah, the Trilok Gurtu quartet, pianists Bojan Z et Shai Maestro, saxophonist Jacques Schwarz-Barte with Jazz Racines Haiti, English quartet Get the Blessing with Radiohead drummer… and so it goes on!
The Festival highlights are as follows: CONCERTS IN THE MOUNTAINS during the day,
APERO JAZZ early evening, COSMO JAM from 9pm.
All concerts are free of charge !
The music from Cosmojazz, crosses borders, follows torrents and glacial rivers, sits on mountain passes, nestles in high valleys and will eventually weave its magic spell around Mont-Blanc.
Detailed programme on the Cosmo Jazz web site and in the Chamonix Valley tourist offices.