April 19, 2024

On Thursday November ninth, the Envie de Jazz affiliation introduced this system for the subsequent version of the Fi’Jazz competition to a workforce of volunteers, supporters and representatives of the area, together with Hélène Lacipière, vice-president of Grand Figeac accountable for tradition and heritage , and Vincent Labarthe, President of Grand Figeac and Vice President of the Occitanie Area. A extremely thrilling program that may happen from Could eighth to eleventh. “The second version of the competition attracted twice as many spectators as the primary, so we’re in a development section that we need to construct on!” defined with humor Philippe Atrous, president of the competition.

The 2023 version is certainly one to recollect, with full halls, exuberant and top-class jams and a golden line-up. The 2024 version shouldn’t be unworthy: musicians of worldwide stature such because the drummer and composer Anne Paceo or the trio Rémi Panossian can be there. Tristan Mélia, pianist of the brand new technology, will open the competition within the auditorium.

At this Fi’Jazz 2024 we may also uncover the Chocho Cannelle quartet, by which Camille Heim’s electrical llanera harp replaces the bass; The hip-hop jazz of the proficient troublemakers at Sampling is gorgeous, the gypsy jazz of the Joshua Perez Trio, but additionally the Charlotte Planchou Quartet, which is without doubt one of the “ten artists to observe in 2023” in keeping with JazzMagazine and Jazz Information.

The road gained’t be forgotten, with the New Orleans jazz funk of the Fanflure brass band… and a plethora of shock jam classes. “We broke the financial institution, however it’s value it!” says Sandy Atrous, treasurer of Envie de Jazz, with a smile earlier than thanking everybody who helps this extremely anticipated occasion.