2015 Jazz Festival at St Germain des Prés in Paris
27.05.2015 | Corporate philanthropy
The Opening Concert at the Church of Saint-Germain-des-Prés will gather the famous guitarist Eric Bibb and Griot Ablaye Cissoko, which is supported by the BNP Paribas Foundation, for an evening combining blues, African music and gospel. The representatives of the new generation of jazz will also be present, such as Emil Afrasiyad, Christophe Girard & Melusine and the artists of the Young Talents Competition. Spectators will have the pleasure to come across some of the best artists of the moment, such as Kyle Eastwood at the Café des Editeurs, Tingvall Trio or Airelle Besson in the Réfectoire des Cordeliers, an outstanding trumpeter, also supported by the BNP Paribas Foundation.
For 20 years, the BNP Paribas Foundation supports jazz musicians in the development of their musical careers, as well as jazz festivals in France and abroad.
Photo credit : © Lucille Reyboz