July 23th-25th 2015, Intimate & International Jazz Festival in Raahe, Finland
Raahen Rantajatsit 23.-25th July 2015:
Vincent Courtois Médiums (FRA/GER)
Aki Rissanen & Jussi Lehtonen Quartet with Dave Liebman (FIN/USA)
Lina Nyberg Band (SWE)
Journal Intime plays Jimi Hendrix ”Lips on Fire” (FRA)
Marc Ducret solo (FRA)
Journal Intime & Marc Ducret (FRA)
Verneri Pohjola Quartet (FIN)
Raahen Rantajatsit aka Raahe Jazz on the Beach is a modern and contemporary jazz festival. Raahe is an idyllic, old wooden seaside town in Northern Finland. The main concerts will take place on the Fantti open air stage by the sea.
Raahen Rantajatsit has been held in the last week of of July since 1989. Festival is organized by Rajatsi, a local non-profit jazz association, and it is made possible by volunteers. The main sponsors are the City of Raahe and Finnish Ministry of Education and Culture. Rajatsi is a member of the Finnish Jazz Federation and Europe Jazz Network. - Rajatsi organizes also jazz concerts in Raahe around the year.