Still hear echoes of Bilbao BBK Live 2016, when other capitals of the Basque Country take the witness. It is a great opportunity to visit two of them (Vitoria-Gasteiz and San Sebastian) and coastal Hondarribia to hear the best jazz and blues.
Festival de Jazz de Vitoria-Gasteiz
From 12 to 16 July
Celebrates this year the 40th edition and its stage international artists like Pat Metheny & Ron Carter, Jamie Cullum, Joshua Redman Quartet, Taj Mahal Trio, Kenny Barron & Dave Holland and Cécile McLorin be uploaded, among others. The meeting between Kenny Barron and Dave Holland is a world exclusive.
Hondarribia Blues Festival
From 14 to 17 July
Henry Gray, Lurrie Bell, Shemekia Copeland, Bob Corritore, Mr. Sipp, The Etta James Experience, Red House, No more Blues, Serious Business and other artists will perform at Hondarribia. A good time to visit the town and enjoy its gastronomy with its famous pintxos.
Heineken Jazz Festival
From 20 to 25 July
Near the sea you can enjoy Diana Krall, Gloria Gaynor, John Scofield / Brad Meldhau / Mark Guiliana, Marc Ribot & The Young Philadelphians, Ellis Marsalis Quartet … This edition 51 breaks records with 132 performances, of which 84 free, in 20 scenarios.