Raahen Rantajatsit 23.-25.7.2015

Raahen Rantajatsit - Jazz on the Beach

For the 27th time, Raahen Rantajatsit a.k.a Raahe Jazz on the Beach serves up Finnish and International high quality music in the seaside scenery in Raahe. The headliners include American saxophonist-legend Dave Liebman, French guitar-virtuoso Marc Ducret and Finnish trumpeter Verneri Pohjola. The program is published on finnish page and will be translated soon.

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Dave Liebman (Photo Maarit Kytöharju)

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Verneri Pohjola

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Marc Ducret (Photo Maarit Kytöharju)

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Raahen Rantajatsit 23.-25.7.2015:

Thursday 23.7.2015
program in Härkätori park and Ruiskuhuone club
t.b.a.

Friday 24.7.2015
Fantti open air stage:
Vincent Courtois Médiums (FR/GER)
Aki Rissanen & Jussi Lehtonen Quartet with Dave Liebman (FIN/USA)
Lina Nyberg Band (SW)

Ruiskuhuone open air club:
Journal Intime plays Jimi Hendrix ”Lips on Fire” (FR)

Saturday 25.7.2015
Fantti open air stage / - A picnic concert for children.
program & workshop for children
Journal Intime (FR)

Raahe Theatre:
Marc Ducret solo (FR)

Fantti open air stage:
Marc Ducret & Journal Intime (FR)
Verneri Pohjola Quartet (FIN)
Dalindéo ”Kallio” (FIN)

Ruiskuhuone:
Closing jam session, houseband: Aki Rissanen trio

Raahe is an idyllic, old wooden seaside town in Northern Finland. The main concerts will take place on the Fantti open air stage near by the sea.

Rantajatsit is a non-profit festival organized by Rajatsi, a local jazz association, and it is made possible by volunteers. The main sponsors are the City of Raahe and Finnish Ministry of Education and Culture. Rajatsi is a member of the Finnish Jazz Federation and Europe Jazz Network.