XIX Edizione PALERMO - Italy  17-23  MAGGIO 2004
Città di Palermo
Assessorato allo Sport
World Festival On The Beach


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World Festival on The Beach

Great Music Returns to Mondello for the 19th Edition of the World Festival on The Beach

Jazz and Pop music return to be among the 19th Edition of the World Festival on the Beach. After getting together in the past years the magic notes of jazz, pop and dance music will walk arm in arm to give the spectators once again magical evenings. For the 3rd year running we’ll see the return of the New Jazz Festival on the Beach with an opening concert by Maria Marcia quintet, this concert will take place on wednesday the 20th of May, on Thursday the Sicilian Symphonic Orchestra will play, a fantastic novelty for the World Festival on the Beach to be conducted by Alberto Veronesi, the concert will take place on the beach at 8.00 pm.  At 10.00pm, on a stage set up in Valdesi Square Sarah Jane Morris, who is one of the biggest  interpreters from the international jazz scene will exhibit for the audience with her quintet.  On Friday the Summer Festival in Sicily begins with Joice Yuille, the Summer Festival in Sicily is organized by the Regional Tourism Department, on Friday and Saturday all the best dance and pop music will be found on the stage set up on the beach.  Claudio Coccoluto will be back on Friday the 21st after his success from last year, his performance will go live on Radio deejay, he’s considered to be one of the best dj’s in Europe, Sun, Maria Corso and No – Stress will open up the evening on the 21st.   On saturday from 10.00pm Master Ignazio Garcia will Direct the Sicilian Jazz Orchestra, with Nick theNightfly participating.  The Summer Festival in Sicily will go ahead through the night with concerts with performances from Madreblu, Delta V, Daniele Groff, Dj Francesco, Riccardo Coraro and Apple Scruff.   The Artistic Director of the evening is Mauriziotto.