jazz in rome

TAKE A LEAP INTO SWING & JAZZ!

TAKE A LEAP INTO SWING & JAZZ!

For jazz lovers and for those who never miss the chance to pop in a ballroom: Rome Jazz Festival is back! Now come to its 38th edition, the festival has always attracted many international artists. This year on stage at Auditorium Parco della Musica the vocalist Dee Dee Dee Dee Bridgewater (Grammy award winner), the contemporary jazz pianists Jason Moran and Robert Glasper, the best “Gipsy Jazz” (also known as “Manouche”) guitarists in Europe, only to name a few.
Besides Auditorium Parco della Musica, Teatro Torlonia (just restored and opened to public), Teatro Quarticciolo and Teatro Tor Bella Monaca will host the musical and dance events, which are scheduled until 30 November.
2014 news: introduced a three-days dance workshop & final performance for lovers of swing out, inside turn, outside turn, Texas Tommy, Lindy circle, Charleston basic.
Entrance fee: €5-€25.
Stay at Yes Hotel for more info on the programme!

Let’s Jazz & Blues in Rome!

jazz2If you don’t know any good live music club or any good jazz club in Rome, here is one good place to go! It’s called Cotton Club. In a retro atmosphere where you can enjoy your wine in the company of international artists, in front of the stage. This club offers you unforgettable music evening with Jazz and Blues, but also Latin american music, covers from the 60s’ and the 70s’ and more! This club is known among the locals and it’s a great wine bar after your dinner.

The restaurant opens at 20.30.  Price only 35 euros, including full dinner and concert admission. (excluding drinks). Dopocena Wine Bar (after dinner bar) from 22.00. Price 15 euros to enter the concert and the frist drink included. The Show begins at 22.15 and don’t forget to book your table before! This bar is also ideal for the private events! 

Here is one upcoming event: Saturday 19.05.2012 The Flippersjazz

With the energy of the ’60s and ’70s, when the band reaped success mixing genres at first sight very distant (famous jazz songs translated version of chachacha, twist, surf, Hully Gully) in albums such as “Muskrat Ramble cha cha cha (it was their first single, and sold 240 000 copies in one week), Jada, the cha cha cha of Hangman (with Jimmy Fontana and Gianni Meccia, who sang in chorus with the band), to the iconic I Watussi carried along with songwriter Edoardo Vianello, who made a million copies sold.  Romolo Forlai on vibes, Maurizio Catalano on guitar, clarinet and saxophone Mauritius Moscatelli, Paris Furzi on bass, Jimmy Polosa floor, the young Benedict Amoroso on trumpet, Fabrizio Zampa drums.

Book your table here: Mobile:3490709468 Telephone:0697615246

 Via Bellinzona n.2 (Corso Trieste) – 00198 Roma

More information about the artists and the bands in the Cotton Club

 www.cottonclubroma.it

Our Blogger Heidi

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