Marseille Jazz des cinq Continents


Since 2000, we developed the Festival with the ambition to offer Marseille an appointment with jazz artists from around the world in a wonderful place, Jardins du Palais Longchamp. The atmosphere there emerges conquered the heart of the audience.

With over 230 000 festival since 2000, Marseille Jazz des Cinq Continents can be proud of its career. The face of the festival has changed a lot. The Festival now covers 9 night in July, 19 concerts, 7 sites of events, exhibitions, conference, an free opening night,10 nights of jam session. Special attention is paid to the quality of sound diffusion system. The high-level of technique contributes to the success of the Festival. Big names from everywhere on the stage and always a door wide open for Marseille’s musicians. Artists are heart of the project. We are a not-for-profit organization, with 8 permanent employees, 100 crew people during the Festival and around 80 volunteers.
 

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15 Rue Beauvau
13001 Marseille
France
Phone: +33 495 093 257

News

Marseille jazz des cinq continents: Programme 2016

by Marseille Jazz des cinq Continents on Thu, 14/07/2016 - 11:25
MJ5C 2016 will take place between 20 and 29 July 2016 in the center and historic part of the city of Marseilles.  The programme for the 2016 edition include many key events such as Jan Garbarek feat. Trilok Gurtu, Lars Daniellson "European Sound Trend", Didier Lockwood quartet with A.Farao, A.Ceccarelli... read more

European Sound Trend – Lars Danielsson at Marseille Jazz des Cinq Continents

by Marseille Jazz des cinq Continents on Mon, 09/05/2016 - 17:52
To illustrate the diversity and creativity of European Jazz and answer questions on the reality of a specific directory Europe, the Marseille Jazz des cinq continents wanted to entrust to Lars Danielsson artistic director of creation for its 2016 edition. Lars chose his musicians and offers an outstanding set. He will present... read more

Soirée hommage à Bernard Souroque

by Marseille Jazz des cinq Continents on Fri, 13/11/2015 - 12:55
Marseille Jazz is organsing a musical evening in memory of Bernard Souroque, Artistic Director of Marseille jazz des cinq continents, who recently passed away. On 23 November at Théatre de La Criée - Marseille, many artists and friends spontaneously asked to be present and play on this special occasion... read more

Marseille Jazz des Cinq Continents

by Marseille Jazz des cinq Continents on Sun, 12/07/2015 - 20:46
The 16th edition of Marseille Jazz des Cinq Continents will take place between the 15 and 24 of July 2015. The Festival, a member of the Europe Jazz Network, happens in iconic venues around the city of Marseille, such as the Théâtre National de Marseille La Criée, MuCEM, Théâtre Silvain and ... read more