Cala Gonone jazz festival 2017: the 30th edition

  • Published: 6-07-2017
  • Category: Events

Cala Gonone jazz festival 2017

Seven days to celebrate the 30th edition of an exceptional event: Cala Gonone jazz festival 2017 will take place from July 20th to 23rd and from July 28th to 30th. Famous jazz musicians will perform in real naturalistic sceneries. The jazz in Sardinia is among the most beloved kinds music, to which many events are dedicated.

 

The program of the festival

Thursday, July 20th:

  • 08:30pm – “No flash please!” (photo exhibition)
  • 10pm – ANTONIO CIACCA quintet

Friday, July 21st:

  • 7pm – TESSAROLLO/TAUFIC duo
  • 10pm –MIKE STERN / RANDY BRECKER BAND feat. LENNY WHITE & TEYMUR PHELL

Saturday, July 22nd:

  • 11:30am – LUISA COTTIFOGLI
  • 7pm – Tasting of typical products
  • 9:30pm – BILL FRISELL trio
  • 11:30pm – LINDA OH quartet

Sunday, July 23rd:

  • 9:30pm – GAETANO MURA solo

Friday, July 28th:

  • 7pm – Tasting of typical products
  • 10pm – TONY MOMRELLE

Saturday, July 29th:

  • 11:30am – BABA SISSOKO & DJANA
  • 7pm – Tasting of typical products
  • 10pm – LESZEKMOŻDŻER / LARS DANIELSSON/ ZOHAR FRESCO

Sunday, July 30th:

  • 11:30am – CARAVELA INÊS FRANCO
  • 7pm – Tasting of typical products
  • 10pm – KRÓNOS E KAIRÓS / ARIEL HOROWITZ & BATTISTA GIORDANO / EURAMERICAN quintet

 

How to get there

The main tourist port near Cala Gonone is Arbatax, in the town of Tortolì. Once you arrive at the harbour, you have to take the state highway 389var to Prato Sardo, from here take the state highway 131dcn and follow the road signs to Dorgali/Orosei, and then follow the road signs to Cala Gonone.

 

Not only jazz

Cala Gonone is famous not only for the festival.

  • It overlooks the Gulf of Orosei, famous for its beaches, such as cala Goloritzè, cala Biriola and cala Luna.
  • If you like hiking, nearby there is the Gennargentu massif, a great idea for walks and excursions.
  • And there are many things to see in Tortolì, such as the S’Ortali ‘e su Monti archaeological area, the church of Sant’Anna and the tower of San Miguel.

 

Further information

For further information about the 2017 edition of the Cala Gonone jazz festival (complete program, tickets, any changes), you can visit the official website of the event, Intermezzonuoro.it.

 

Image source: Flickr.com/photos/ntnu-trondheim

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