FRENCH QUARTER, Jazz in NYC : 4 nights, 4 clubs, 19 showcases and 40 artists gathered to promote French jazz across the Atlantic!
French Quarter, is a series of showcases in New York City, that was created by Paris Jazz Club to promote the French jazz scene, its dynamic and diverse Artists and styles, and to highlight the connections between the U.S. and French jazz communities.
Thanks to the French quarter, more than 160 artists were booked and flyed to the big Apple to Showcases their talent and creativity to new york's public and music professionals.
For the 9th edition, 40 artists will be performing in 4 differents city venues in nyc: at "le poisson rouge", "BITTER END", "Zinc Bar" & "Smalls Jazz Club".
This year the festival runs from january 12 to 16, 2023 & the program features headliners such as Vincent Peirani "Jokers" , Émile Parisien "Louise", Avishai Cohen 4tet. As well As New projects as BADA BADA , Ishkero, Abraham reunion, Paris Jazz Session & TIss+.
As Usual French quarter will be presenting french Jazz as it comes : in all shapes and sizes. From caribbean jazz to electro groove, and swing from the 40s.
The Festival is also made possible thanks to the support of CNM (le Centre National de la Musique), the Fondation BNP Paribas, ADAMI , SACEM, SPEDIDAM, Institut Français, Services Culturels de l'Ambassade de France aux États-Unis, FACE Foundation, Grand Est Region, the City of Paris, the Jazz à Vienne Festival, Marseille Jazz Festival of the Five Continents.