Can’t wait for the Jazzèbre Festival in autumn?
No problem!

Everyone’s favourite French zebra, the Jazzèbre, makes an annual autumnal appearance in the P-O in September and October (check here for festival details). However, if that simply doesn’t satisfy the jazz itch, fear not! Jazzèbre events also run throughout the rest of the year too!

Here's a taster of what 2018 has in store...

The season continues throughout March with no less than five fabulous events across the region.


Saturday 3rd March, 4pm / Médiathèque, Perpignan
Une heure avec Vincent Courtoir
FREE ENTRY

An intimate rendez-vous with exceptional cellist, Vincent Courtois. An ode to his instrument, he talks about his relationship with music, his influences and inspirations, all interspersed with exceptional solo performances.


Sunday 4th March, 9pm / Centre Culturel Jean Ferrat, Cabestany
Kamasutra, Exactement comme un cheval fou
12€

Vincert Courtois is back, this time with poet and narrator Pierre Baux, in their unique and innovative representation of the ancient Indian text (narration in French).


Saturday 10th March, 9pm / Salle de l’Union, Céret
Voix de la Méditerranée
15€

Five singers and one oriental harp (qanûn), perform a poetic jazz cabaret inspired by their love for songs of the Mediterranean. Spanning centuries and national borders, the artists transport audiences from sea to mountain and beyond.


Thursday 22nd March, 8.30pm / Maison de l’étudiant, Université de Perpignan
Zylia

8€

Zylia presents a repertoire full of emotion, movemet and energy, where improvisation takes centre stage. Combining traditional and modern jazz with trip-hop and acid electro influences, this is avant-garde jazz at its best.


Tuesday 27th March, 8.30pm / Eglise des Dominicains, Perpignan
The Como Mamas

29€

In the village of Como, Mississippi, inhabitants eat, sleep and breathe gospel. Quintessential representatives of their town, and the genre, the Como Mamas are also members of the Music Maker Relief Foundation, helping to protect and promote traditional musicians.


For info and reservations contact:

Maison Jazzèbre
18 rue Ramparts Villeneuve
66000 Perpignan

04 68 51 13 14
www.jazzebre.com

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