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, with performing artists to be announced.
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 Dominican Republic
All shows at the Dominican Republic Jazz Festival 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, firstname.lastname@example.org.
Celebrating a rich history spanning over twenty years, the Dominican Republic Jazz Festival has consistently presented internationally renowned Latin Grammy and GRAMMY Award winning musicians at its free concerts celebrating music, culture and the arts in this Caribbean island nation.
FEDUJAZZ provides free music education for youth of the Dominican Republic. Currently there are one hundred students attending free 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.