Spring & Summer events in Dordogne Valley

 

Souillac en Jazz Festival: 15th to the 21st July 2018

 

Now in its 43rd edition, the Souillac Jazz Festival is an unmissable event for jazz lovers eager to see international musicians on a spectacular stage.

With a 12th century abbey as a backdrop, do not miss the talent of Rudresh Mahanthappa, Thomas de Pourquery, Théo Ceccaldi and the Joshua Redman Quartet featuring Billy Hart, all performing in Souillac between the 15th and the 21st of July 2018.

 

Programme and tariffs on: www.souillacenjazz.fr

 

 

The Rocamadour Festival - 5th to 26th of August 2018


The Festival of Sacred Music in Rocamadour is a rare opportunity to see amazing talents combined with an intimate atmosphere and the outstanding acoustic of the basilica.

Every year, the festival’s popularity grows to make it one of the most sought-after event in the South-West region. Bach, Haendel, Rossini,…two weeks of concerts charged with intense emotion.

 

Main concerts:

20th, 21st and 22nd June: la Fête de la Musique, concert 103m below the surface in the chasm of Le Gouffre de Padirac with the Mikrokosmos choir

5th August : Les Musiciens du Louvre – Dixit Dominus, Haendel

8th August: Piano concert with Nicholas Angelich – Bach, Beethoven and Brahms

15th August: Vox Luminis – Mass in Si, Bach

24th August: Exosphère –Mass, Rossini

 

Programme and tariffs on:

http://www.vallee-dordogne.com/agenda/festivals/festival-de-rocamadour-musique-sacree