The 17th edition of the Zurich Jazzfestival jazznojazz promises to be captivating with its exciting mix of urban jazz, soul sounds, and jazz fusion grooves. Sponsored by the Zurich Cantonal Bank, jazznojazz 2015 offers four nights of awesome music from 28th through 31st October 2015. The programme with true musical pearls features no less than 20 concerts at the following venues: Gessnerallee Zurich and the Club in the Theater der Künste.
Jazz stars such as Chick Corea and Hiromi, the soulful voices of Cassandra Wilson, Lizz Wright, Jarrod Lawson and Lisa Simone, funk-fusion greats Marcus Miller, Maceo Parker, Stanley Clarke and Fourplay, Nguyên Lê’s rendition of «Dark Side of the Moon» or Switzerland’s own drummer legend Jojo Mayer & Nerve guarantee to provide a rich and enticing jazznojazz mix!
The festival is organized by AllBlues Konzert AG with the support of its principal sponsor, the Zurich Cantonal Bank, and its new co-sponsor, Migros Culture Percentage.
Advance tickets are available online at www.jazznojazz.ch or at all Ticketcorner sales points in Switzerland. A total of 50 tickets per concert are available for Zurich Cantonal Bank or Tages-Anzeiger Carte Blanche card holders with a CHF 10 discount.
Wednesday, 28 October 2015
19.00-20.30 Hiromi The Trio Project **
21.30-23.00 Chick Corea & The Vigil **
21.00-22.30 The Great Harry Hillman (Winner ZKB Jazz Award)
Thursday, 29 October 2015
19.00-20.30 Cassandra Wilson **
21.30-23.00 Lizz Wright **
19.30-21.00 Stanley Clarke Band **
22.00-23.30 Steve Gadd Band
21.00-22.30 Jarrod Lawson **
Friday, 30 October 2015
19.30-21.00 Maceo Parker **
20.00-21.30 Nguyên Lê «Dark Side of the Moon» **
22.30-24.00 Jojo Mayer & Nerve
21.30-23.00 Fred Wesley & The New JB’s
ab 24.00 RUSCONI «Midnight Special»
Saturday, 31 October 2015
17.00-18.30 RUSCONI Kinder Arkestra **
19.30-21.00 Fourplay feat. B. James, C. Loeb, N. East & H. Mason **
22.00-23.30 Marcus Miller **
20.00-21.30 Lisa Simone **
22.30-24.00 Ester Rada
21.30-23.00 Somi **
** Only concert in Switzerland