VITORIA-GASTEIZ JAZZ FESTIVAL
To warm up this month of July, full of musical activity, we start with the Vitoria-Gasteiz Jazz Festival in its 46th edition with a luxury line-up headed by The Bad Plus. For four days, from July 5 to 8, you can enjoy renowned artists such as Immanuel Wilkins, Kandace Springs, Ariel Brínguez or Baldo Martínez.
One more year and after winning the Fest Awards in the Best Large Format Festival and Best Camping Area categories, the new edition of BBK Live returns stronger than ever in its 16th edition. For three days, July 6, 7 and 8, the fields of Kobetamendi and also the city will be the scene of groups and artists of the stature of Artik Monkeys, Pavement, Florence + The Machine, The Chemical Brothers, Love of Lesbian among many others. Seven stages to enjoy a festival of international reference among those that are held outdoors in which nearly a hundred bands will perform.
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The week of July 10 to 16, jazz will be the protagonist in Hondarribia. Paid and free concerts in a city devoted to the sea, with a gastronomy in which pintxos act as standard bearers and a unique atmosphere.
This year the festival has decided to create a stage exclusively for the dissemination, promotion and development of female jazz: Woman In Hondarribian Jazz. The objective of this space is to contribute to increasing the representation of women in jazz and in music in general.
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SAN SEBASTIAN JAZZ FESTIVAL
At the end of July, the rhythm moves to Donostia/San Sebastián at the Keler Gunea with the 58th Jazzaldia, from July 21 to 25. With a total of 49 concerts (46 of them with free admission). They are part of this year’s luxurious poster from the expected Norah Jones, Ben Harper, Pat Metheny or Joss Stone; among others and other local artists of the highest level.