The Montreux Jazz Festival returns to the shores of Lake Geneva in Switzerland this summer for its 53rd edition. From July 5th to July 20th, music fans from around the world will have the chance
The Montreux Jazz Festival returns to the shores of Lake Geneva in Switzerland this summer for its 53rd edition. From July 5th to July 20th, music fans from around the world will have the chance to experience an incredible lineup featuring some of the most recognizable names in jazz and beyond.
This year’s stellar lineup includes legendary artists like Herbie Hancock, Bob Dylan and Billie Eilish. As always, festival organizers have put together a diverse range of acts covering a broad spectrum of genres. From Harry Styles to Jeff Goldblum & The Mildred Snitzer Orchestra, there’s something for everyone.
For those who have previously attended Montreux, you know that the event offers much more than just musical performances. There will be plenty of special events taking place over the two weeks, giving attendees a chance to learn more about various aspects of jazz culture through interactive workshops and talks.
You can also find a fantastic selection of shops and restaurants in the scenic lakeside town throughout the festival period. Make sure you check out all that Montreux has to offer – this is one festival that truly celebrates every facet of jazz.
Finally, don’t forget to take advantage of all the breathtaking scenery while you’re in town! For those headed to Montreux, don’t miss out on a boat ride around Lake Geneva or a beautiful stroll by near the banks of the lake during one the many scenic sunset hours.
For music fans looking for an unforgettable summer music experience – Montreux Jazz Festival 2019 promises to deliver just that!
The Montreux Jazz Festival turns 51 this year and promises to be an unforgettable experience for all music fans. Taking place July 4th – 19th, 2019 in Switzerland, the festival will host some of the biggest names in jazz, rock, soul, and funk.
Founded in 1967, the festival has become a favored destination for tourists and music enthusiasts alike who come to experience a unique fusion of traditional jazz and electronica. The lineup this year includes Billie Eilish, Elton John, Diana Krall, Janelle Monae, Toto, David Byrne and The Cure. These are just a few of the world-famous acts you can experience while getting lost in the astounding atmosphere of this incredible festival.
Attending the Montreux Jazz Festival is so much more than just listening to good music. From the picturesque backdrop of Lake Geneva to the awe inspiring views of snow-topped mountains off in the distance, there’s something magical about this setting that draws people from all over the world together for one unforgettable journey into sound.
The legendary Montreux Jazz Café is another popular spot for visitors to check out. With its combination of live music and stunning scenery, it’s no wonder that people come from near and far to experience this little slice of musical heaven first-hand. It’s also worth visiting some of the local attractions while in town such as the Chateau de Chillon or exploring some of nearby mountain villages.
Whether you’re an experienced jazz fan or just starting out in your musical journey, make sure to add Montreux Jazz Festival 2019 to your itinerary this summer. Its captivating location, talented performers, and diverse range of music guarantee a truly unforgettable experience that you won’t regret!