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Umbria Jazz 2006

Chick CoreaPhoto: Christian Rose
Chick Corea
Photo: Christian Rose
Umbria Jazz 2006
PERUGIA  •  Various venues  •  Ongoing

Two weeks of Jazz non stop amidst the Etruscan and Roman ruins, gothic cathedral and fourteenth century churches of Perugia. The combination of music, architecture, food, and ambience and taking all those into account, this is probably the best Jazz Festival in Europe.

Diana Krall, Roy Hargrove Quintet, Luciana Souza “Brazilian Duos” w/ Romero Lubambo, Hank Jones Trio w/ Roberta Gambarini, Robert Cray, Eric Clapton, Brad Mehldauy Trio, Wayne Shorter Quartet,  Chick Corea Quartet w/ The Bavarian Chamber Philharmonic, Sharon Jones & The Dap-Kings, Ron Carter, Mulgrew Miller, Russell Malone, Pat Metheny Trio w/ Chrisitan McBride & Antonio Sanchez, John Scofield, Larry Goldings, Jack DeJohnette, Claudio Filippini Trio, Solomon Burke,
James Brown, Enrico Rava Quintet, w/ special guest Pat Metheny, Herbie Hancock Quartet among other top musicians.

Umbria Jazz 2006 Web Site

Read a Culturekiosque review of Umbria Jazz Festival 2001

Contact: Tel: (39) 75 57 34 277

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