Granada International Jazz Festival

From: Granada Festivals and Events 2016-2017

See also: Festival Of AlbaicinInternational Festival Of Music and Dance

Granada International Jazz Festival
This popular festival has been running for well over 30 years and attracts local and internationally renowned Jazz and blues musicians to the city each year to participate in this well known festival that takes place at a variety of venues throughout the city.

There are stages set up in some of the city's main plaza's as well as several concerts held at venues such as the Teatro Isabel La Catolica which offers excellent acoustics and a great setting for the festival.

Past musicians have included the likes of Miles Davis, Dizzy Gillespie, Oscar Peterson and Herbie Hancock with many more up and coming artists also performing annually at this popular festival. Tickets and exact dates of the festival as well as programmes are available nearer the time and often sell out quickly.

Date Of Festival
The festival often takes place annually around October/November time and lasts for about 10 days.

The festival uses venues throughout the city such as the Plaza Bib-Rambla, Plaza del Carmen and the Isabel La Catolica Theatre which are all close to the city centre.