MARATEA JAZZ 2018

An important showcase for young talent

 Maratea is getting ready to host the new edition of Maratea Jazz, with quality concerts that will enliven the city from August 7-30. The most beautiful and charming places of this city in the Basilicata region will provide the exclusive settings for the events: Christ the Redeemer, the square of the Church of Our Lady of Sorrows, Pietra del Sole, Largo Monastero Cappuccini, and the beaches. The event, with free admission, is supervised by the Accademia Italiana Grandi Eventi, and organised thanks to the patronage of the Municipality of Maratea, with the contribution of the Basilicata regional authorities.

The past success of the event is due to a number of factors: the presence of first-time international acts; concerts of musical excellence performed by talented young musicians; a same day double-event formula; Aglianico wine tasting and typical local food products, all staged in charming and unusual locations. The main success of the event, however, is the project itself: the concerts always win a lot of praise, as the music is of high-quality and often inspired by different genres: world, soul, tango ...