Groovin’ Up, young talents in the spotlight

Groovin’ Up, young talents in the spotlight

Groovin’ Up, young talents in the spotlight More than one hundred bands from all over the world applied for the JazzAscona intiative «Groovin’ Up». A dozen bands from Switzerland, Europe and New Orleans were selected and invited to Ascona. Groovin’ Up is an...
JazzAscona 2022, Sister Cities Edition

JazzAscona 2022, Sister Cities Edition

JazzAscona 2022, Sister Cities Edition Ascona celebrates its twinning with New Orleans. Dee Dee Bridgewater and the New Orleans Mayor LaToya Cantrell are expected on the shores of the Lago Maggiore. 2022 is the year of rebirth for JazzAscona. The 38th edition of the...
Roots Of Music, via dalla strada grazie alla musica

Roots Of Music, via dalla strada grazie alla musica

Roots Of Music, via dalla strada grazie alla musica L’organizzazione no profit The Roots of Music svolge uno straordinario lavoro educativo coi bambini a New Orleans. Organizza dei dopo scuola per circa 150 ragazzi dai 9 ai 14 anni, offrendo loro supporto scolastico,...
JazzAscona 2022, Sister Cities Edition

The Mayor of New Orleans in Ascona!

The Mayor of New Orleans in Ascona! The last Major of New Orleans to pay a visit to Ascona was Sidney J. Barthelemy. That was in the early years of the festival, when it was still called Festa New Orleans Music Ascona. The arrival of LaToya Cantrell to the shores of...