San Javier Jazz Festival

The San Javier Jazz Festival is an International Festival that is being held yearly since 1998.
The festival has been declared an Regional Tourist Interest.
It is held every year in the month of July.
The jazz festival brings national and international Jazz legends to San Javier.
The Festival is held in cities auditorium of the Almansa park which has a  capacity of 2000 People meanwhile ensuring good visibility for everyone.  The build structure where the festival is being held is similar to a Roman Theater.
The Jazz Festival get more and more attention each year and tickets are sold out each year.
The Spanish tv also broadcasts the Jazz Concerts on Television

Enjoy some of the Footage of the Jazz Festival earlier edition at San Javier in 2011
Wynton Marsalis & Jazz At Lincoln Center Orchestra – Jazz San Javier 2011 by listening this short track.

 

San Javier

San Javier is a small typical Spanish town in the region of Murcia, located next to the Mar Menor.
The Mar Menor is known as the small sea, which is the biggest salt lake in Europe.
This lagoon is definitely worth a visit for the nature lover it features wildlife, flamingos, natural heated Mud Baths.
San Javier consists of two smaller villages named Santiago de la Ribera and San Pedro.
Both villages are a paradise for the water lover.
Many kinds of sport can be practised on the Mar Menor or on the nearby Mediterranean Sea.
Combining this all together with the Jazz Festival you will never forget your visit to San Javier.

San Javier Jazz Festival Lineup 2015

Friday July 3Th=CMD & THE NOMADS.
JOHN HIATT & THE COMBO.

Saturday July 4th = TONY DESARE QUARTET.
FLAMENCUBA CON ANTONIO CARMONA.

Monday July 6th= JACKSON BROWNE.
Friday July 10th =JETHRO TULL’S MARTIN BARRE.
LARRY GRAHAM & GRAHAM CENTRAL STATION.

Saturday July 11th = GINESA ORTEGA Y RAYNALD COLOM CUARTETO.
LYNNE ARRIALE, GRACE, KELLY & CÉCILE VERNY PRESENTAN: “CINEMA”.

Sunday July 12th =KENNY “BLUES BOSS” WAYNE & THE DREW DAVIES RHYTHM COMBO.
                                 JANIVA MAGNESS.
Tuesday July 14th =BRAD MEHLDAU TRIO.
Friday July 17th= BILL CHARLAP.
Saturday July 18th =PICAZO DE LERA, CUCCIARDI AND FRIENDS.
RICHARD GALLIANO QUARTET “.

Wednesday July 22nd =DIANNA REEVES.
Friday July 24th= ENRIQUE NEGRI, JERRY GONZALES.
NETTWORK FEATURING: CHARNETT MOFFETT, STANLEY JORDAN.
JEFF “TAIN” WATTS & CASIMIR LIBERSKI.

Saturday July 25th =CARLA COOK & ALBERT BOVER TRIO.
ROYAL SOUTHERN BROTHERHOOD.

Friday July 31th =SPANISH HEART FEATURING: CARLES BENAVENT TRIO + ANTONIO SERRANO Y                                            TOMASITO. JOE LOUIS WALKER.

San Javier Jazz Festival

San Javier Jazz Festival

In 2015 Multi Grammy award winner Dianna Reeves which is famous among the Jazz loves performed.

 

Dianna Reeves is one of the best female vocalist.
She is one of the great jazz divas. The other female jazz vocalists are Dinah Washington and Sarah Vaughan.
This is the 3th performance  of Miss Reeves in San Javier Jazz festival.

Prices for the Festival start at 15 euro and go up to 125 euros for a full season pass

Hours
The Concerts start at 9:30 PM, but always make sure to check the official website to be sure if any changes are being announced.

San Javier Jazz Festival Lineup 2016

Practical information for the date and the exact locations and place is not available for this moment.
It will be confirmed in spring 2016.

You can always check out the official website.