This Amazing Jazz & Blues Festival Offers You Musical Magic Under The Stars, Overlooking The Colosseum!

An unforgettable summer of music and culture awaits.

by Mallika Khurana
This Amazing Jazz & Blues Festival Offers You Musical Magic Under The Stars, Overlooking The Colosseum!

Imagine, just as the first stars twinkle in the night sky, the soulful strains of a saxophone begin to weave their way through the evening breeze. This magical scene sets the stage for the Live @ Colosseo Festival, a summer-long celebration of jazz and blues that transforms Rome into a vibrant musical haven. From June 21 to September 22, 2024, the Parco del Celio, overlooking the majestic Colosseum and the Arch of Constantine, becomes the heart of this extraordinary event. 

Live @ Colosseo Festival 2024, Rome’s Musical Marvel

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Hosted at the picturesque Parco del Celio, this festival brings together the rich history of Rome with the vibrant sounds of jazz and blues. The venue also offers a panoramic view of the Colosseum and the Arch of Constantine. It makes it an enchanting spot for open-air concerts.

The festival is supported by the city of Rome and organised by the legendary Alexanderplatz Jazz Club and Big Mama Blues Club. It also marks the 40th anniversary of these iconic clubs. This milestone is celebrated with an impressive lineup of both Italian and international artists.

The festival opens with the talents of Dayna Stephens. It is also followed by performances from notable artists such as Noa, Frank Gambale, Lorenzo Hengeller, Aimeeé Nuviola, Jeremy Pelt, Andy James, Eddie Gomez, Sherman Irby & Darril Green, Ery Yamamoto, Andrea Satta, Javier Girotto & Aires Tango, and Roberto Gatto. Each night promises a unique musical journey, with concerts starting at 9:30 pm.

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Jazz Echoes Through History

Live @ Colosseo Festival
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One of the festival’s highlights is its accessibility. For a modest admission fee of €5, you can immerse yourself in world-class jazz performances. Moreover, the festival offers free entry to Sunday jazz brunch concerts at midday. It also offers a range of other cultural activities, including readings, workshops, and rehearsals.

The Jazz & Image Festival is not just about the nightly concerts. The venue opens its doors from midday, inviting visitors to partake in various seminars, music courses, and other cultural events. These activities provide a wonderful opportunity for families, music enthusiasts, and curious minds to delve deeper into the world of jazz.

Enhance your musical experience with a delectable dining option available at the festival. Picture yourself savouring delicious Italian cuisine at a table that offers a breathtaking view of the Colosseum. This combination of fine dining and extraordinary music against the backdrop of one of the world’s most iconic archaeological wonders is certainly an experience not to be missed.

Whether you are a seasoned jazz aficionado or simply looking for a unique cultural experience in Rome, the Live @ Colosseo Festival promises an unforgettable summer night. Prepare to be mesmerised by the fusion of history, culture, and exceptional music!

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