FEDUJAZZ and Ministry of Tourism Present the XXI Dominican Republic Jazz Festival
May 29, 2017, Cabarete, Dominican Republic: The 21st Dominican Republic Jazz Festival, presented by FEDUJAZZ and the Ministry of Tourism will be held in Santo Domingo, Santiago, Sosua, Puerto Plata and Cabarete from October 31 – November 5, 2017.
The Dominican Republic Jazz Festival is proud to offer free shows with acclaimed international artists to multiple cities on the north coast, as well as the nation’s capital in the same year. Celebrating international culture and music, each location of the festival will be dedicated to a different county.
Dates, Location and dedicated Country/Artists:
October 31, 2017 – Santo Domingo –France and Italy
November 1, 2017 – Santiago – Argentina
November 2, 2017 – Sosua – Israel
November 3, 2017 – Puerto Plata – Brazil
November 4, 2017 – Cabarete – United States
November 5, 2017 – Cabarete – Puerto Rico and the Dominican Republic
All Dominican Republic Jazz Festival shows are free and open to the public, with VIP tickets and priority seating available for purchase. Proceeds of VIP ticket sales benefit FEDUJAZZ, the music education foundation of the Dominican Republic Jazz Festival. Contact FEDUJAZZ for more details at (809) 809-571-9350, info(at)drjazzfestival.com.
Celebrating a rich history spanning over twenty years, the Dominican Republic Jazz Festival has presented internationally renowned Latin Grammy and GRAMMY Award winning musicians at its free concerts music, which incorporates culture and the arts with this Caribbean island nation event.
FEDUJAZZ provides free music education for the youth of the Dominican Republic. Currently, there are one hundred students attending music classes at the foundation’s center in Cabarete. Hundreds of schoolchildren from the North Coast of the Dominican Republic also attend educational music workshops with the renowned musicians performing at the jazz festival each year.
Dominican Republic Jazz Festival
Kelly Mearkle, kelly(at)fedujazz.org