Rome Jazz Festival — 32nd Edition

The 32nd edition of the Roma Jazz Festival (click here) began on November 5 and features dozens of concerts in Rome from some of the world’s best jazz performers. The even features performers and groups not just in Italy but from Europe and the World. Rome Jazz Festival is quickly becoming one of the premier showcases for jazz music and jazz talent in the world!

A complete listing of the concerts and events can be found on the web site. There is an English version of the web site — to choose it, click on the word “Enter” in English. If you click on “Entra” you’ll go to the Italian side of the web site which has slightly more content. If you have an Italian mobile phone, you can download the program of events to your mobile phone — see the web site for more details.

One of the highlights of the Roma Jazz Festival is sure to be Porgy and Bess, one of George Gershwin’s most popular operas. The opera is being performed at the Sala Santa Cecilia Monday and Tuesday, November 17 at 9pm and November 18 at 7:30pm! Check the web site of the event for more details of events and concerts!

Information on purchasing tickets to the events and the location of the concerts and venues can be found on the web site. Click on the Info tab on the site for more information on purchasing tickets.

The festival concludes on November 30.