Vannes Jazz Festival 2012 takes place in Brittany from 30th July to 4th August.
The Jazz festival in Vannes has become one of the highlights of the social calendar in Brittany. Big names of the Jazz and Blues world have performed here including Herbie Hancock, Diana Krall, Stepahne Grappelli and Wynton Masalis.
Concerts take place all over the city, mainly in the open air but also in places like the Buena Vista Social Club. The hotel de Limur gardens is one of the main performance areas along with the Carmes Auditorium and the Esplanade by the port.
The 33 Jazz a Vannes Festival includes shows from Marcus Miller, Giovanni Mirabassi Trio, Kyle Eastwood band and Malia. For full program and ticket information see jazzvannes.fr
Note : This is an annual event which takes place around the same time each year, so refer to the jazzvannes.fr site for the latest updates.