The Saint Lucia Jazz Festival organisers have revealed its line up and Chick Corea will be the biggest name performing. Saint Lucia has been hosting a vibrant jazz festival annually since 1992. It has attracted visitors from around the world for events and concerts celebrating multiple forms of international, Saint Lucian and Caribbean jazz music.
The festival runs from May 7-9. The 2020 Saint Lucia Jazz Festival produced in collaboration with Jazz at Lincoln Centre, New York, will feature the finest names in modern jazz performing in venues throughout Saint Lucia’s distinct landscape, including The Ramp on Rodney Bay and Gros Islet Park.
The three-day festival will feature world renowned artists who have performed on Jazz at Lincoln Centre’s season concerts, touring initiatives, and global outposts, as well as throughout Saint Lucia Jazz Festival’s 28-year history.
The line-up includes Chick Corea’s Vigilette with Carlitos Del Puerto, Marcus Gilmore and special guest; Roy Hargrove Celebration with Willie Jones III featuring Renée Neufville; Alphonso Horne and The Gotham Kings; Ruben Fox’s London Brass featuring Theon Cross and Mark Kavuma and Maher Beauroy presents WASHA!