Festival International de Jazz de Montréal
Ranked as the wold’s largesty jazz festival in the Guinness World Records, the Festival International de Jazz de Montréal has been synonymous with a passion for music for nearly 40 years. Every year for 10 days, the French-speaking metropolis of North America becomes the venue where fans of all types of jazz-related music rub shoulders with aficionados of jazz in its purest form. All on a unique site designed to meet festival goers’ every need, right downtown in an area off-limits to car trafic. Montréal is without a doubt the true heartbeat of Planet Jazz! THE greatest party of the summer! As we approach this 39th edition of the Festival International de Jazz de Montréal, we invite you to plunge into our superb indoor program, where living legends rub shoulders with the most promising next-generation artists, where jazz unveils and inspires a crossroads of genres and influences, proving more than ever that it is the heart and soul of a music scene bursting with creativity.