Line-up 2020

À propos de l’édition



The festival is all about getting together and sharing music. This year, from June 25 to July 11, which were the original dates of the 2020 festival, the bars, cafés and restaurants of Vienne will broadcast shows from previous Jazz à Vienne editions. Treat yourselves with a meal or an evening outdoors and listen to the finest performances in the history of the festival.

Vienne: Monte Cassino, La Brasserie d'Alice, La Romaine, L'Estancot, The Gusto's, Le Grand Hôtel de la Poste, Le Restique, le 9, Broc é Thés, le Bulle, Rest'o Bulle, le Glacier, Mama Trotter, le Victor Hugo, le St Roch but also outdoors in the streets of Vienne.
Lyon: partners list to be announced

- Thursday June 25: Bitches Brew Beyond All Stars / A Tribute to Miles: Herbie Hancock, Wayne Shorter, Wallace Roney, Ron Carter and Tony Williams
- Friday June 26: Al Jarreau / George Benson
- Saturday June 27: Ibrahim Maalouf / David Sanborn + Bob James
- Monday June 29: Battle Royal Basie vs Ellington: Laurent Mignard, Duke Orchestra & Michel Pastre Big Band / Esperanza Spalding Radio Music Society
- Tuesday June 30: Mike Stern + Didier Lockwood 4tet / Sonny Rollins
- Wednesday July 1: Fred Wesley / Bootsy Collins, “Funk Capitol of The World Tour”
- Thursday July 2: McCoy Tyner trio with special guest Ravi Coltrane, Gerald Cannon, Montez Coleman / Charles Lloyd
- Friday July 3: Gilberto Gil / Richard Bona
- Saturday July 4: Chic feat. Nils Rodgers / Bela Fleck & Oumou Sangare with special guest Fatoumata Diawara
- Monday July 6: Soul Sister (Rhoda Scott + Lavelle) / Cecile McLorin Salvant
- Tuesday July 7: Bobby McFerrin + Chick Corea / Youn Sun Nah
- Wednesday July 8: Chucho Valdés / Roberto Fonseca
- Thursday July 9: Al Di Meola World Sinfonia / Biréli Lagrène
- Friday July 10: Magic Slim / Robert Cray
- Saturday July 11: Gregory Porter / José James


Two concerts specifically designed for this one-off edition of Jazz à Vienne will be given behind closed doors in the Roman Theatre of Vienne, where the heart and soul of live music is alive and kicking. The unique performances will be available on Culturebox on July 2, with the duet Ballaké Sissoko and Vincent Ségal, and Eric Legnini + special guests Thomas Dutronc & Hugh Coltman.


Exceptional times call for exceptional projects. On June 30, 18 Jazz à Vienne partner festivals from 15 different countries will join forces online at 6 p.m. for a special video broadcast on Jazz à Vienne YouTube channel. The night will be all about opening up and sharing cultures, with a compilation of concerts extracts from all over the world. Join us for a round-the-world trip with video recordings provided by the cream of international jazz festivals: Festival International Echternach, Sampa Jazz Festival, Tokyo Jazz Festival, Cosmo Jazz Festival, Nice Jazz Festival, Udin&Jazz, İstanbul Caz Festivali, Rimouski Festi Jazz International, Montréal Jazz Festival, Togoville Jazz Festival, Montreux Jazz Festival, Biguine Jazz Festival, Jazz sous les Pommiers, X Jazz festival, Essligen Jazz Festival,  JAZZIAM, Marseille Jazz and Jazz à Vienne.
There will be 18 musical extracts to (re)discover Omar Sosa & Yilian Canizares, the Dirty Dozen Brass Band, China Moses & Tri4th, Ibrahim Maalouf, Ornette Coleman, Okay Temiz, Yahya Dai, Barış Ertürk, Christian McBride, The Brooks, Elom 20CE, Jacob Collier feat. Jonah Nilsson, Yolanda Brown, Stéphane Castry, Frères Bernard, Anne Paceo, Sebastian Studnitzky, Roy Hargrove, Manu Katché, Stefano Bollani, Kurt Rosenwinkel, LosAurora, Thomas de Pourquery & Supersonic, Manu Delago.


The legendary All Night Jazz cannot unfortunately take place on July 11, but the Roman Theatre will not remain silent. With the All Day Long event, Jazz à Vienne offers a compilation of concerts recorded during previous editions and available on Jazz à Vienne YouTube channel. Join us and delve into the very soul of Jazz à Vienne!

From June 25 to July 11, discover every day an interview of one participant in the festival. Be they artists, volunteers or festival-goers, performing on stage, backstage or in the stalls, they are all vital to the success of Jazz à Vienne.

Last summer, Crock radio from the radio network Ferarock covered the festival for the 20th time. This year, the radio decided to join the programme “Jazz à Vienne – édition limitée !” and offer special Crock Shows dedicated to Jazz à Vienne every weeknight from 5 to 6 p.m. Let’s travel through the 40 editions of the festival thanks to this ephemeral radio broadcasted live in the streets of Vienne.



From June 20 to July 19 2020, treat yourselves with live shows, special programmes, repeat broadcasts and playlists on our social network platforms! Join us on Facebook, Instagram and Twitter to follow every step of our programme “Jazz à Vienne – edition limitée !”

Saturday June 20

11 p.m. - FIP – CONCERT RERUN: for the special World Music Day programme La Nuit de la création imagined by FIP, the radio broadcasts the opening concert of the 39th edition of Jazz à Vienne, Up Above my Head, recorded on June 28 2019. It was a Jazz à Vienne creation entrusted to pianist Raphaël Lemonnier, with singers Camille and Sandra Nkaké, and musicians Raphaël Imbert, Pierre-François Dufour, Christophe Minck and Clément Ducol.

Sunday June 21

3.5 p.m. – MEZZO TV – CONCERT RERUN: All summer, Jazz à Vienne can count on a partnership with the channel Mezzo, with a special programme dedicated to the festival. On June 21, watch the rerun of Guillaume Peret’s early morning live show which closed the All Night Jazz of the 37th edition of Jazz à Vienne.

9 p.m. - TELEGRENOBLE – CONCERTS RERUN: Every Sunday night at 9 p.m. until July 19 (June 28 excluded), local TV channel Télégrenoble for French department Isère offers reruns of Jazz à Vienne concerts in the programme “Jazz en live le Dimanche”. On June 21, watch Manu Katché (Jazz à Vienne 2014), Chick Corea (Jazz à Vienne 2012) and Taj Mahal (Jazz à Vienne 2014).

Tuesday June 23

8 p.m. – TSF JAZZ – LIVE SHOW: From June 1 to 26, listen to TSF Jazz for the Studio Grands Boulevards Festival. Enjoy 3 weeks of live shows in the studio, with the cream of French jazz scene. On June 23, enjoy a special Jazz à Vienne night with the concert of Jonathan Jurion, initially scheduled this summer at the Club de Minuit. Line-up: Jonathan Jurion (p), Michel Alibo (db), Arnaud Dolmen (dms), Jowee Omicil (sax), Josiah Woodson (tpt).

Thursday June 25

QWEST TV – CONCERTS RERUN: From June 25 to July 11, treat yourselves with Jazz à Vienne concerts from previous editions! Qwest TV offers a free live selection including Taj Mahal & Bassekou Kouyaté – 2014, Roy Hargrove Quintet special guest Yasiin Bey (Aka Mos Def) - 2015, Cory Henry & The Funk Apostles – 2016, Black Star (Yasiin Bey & Talib Kweli) Live Band featuring Hypnotic Brass Ensemble – 2018, Hermeto Pascoal – 2018, Morcheeba Band – 2018, Dhafer Youssef - 2018, Magma – 2018, Sofiane Saidi & Mazalda - 2018, Marquise Knox – 2018, Moon Hooch – 2018, Ambrose Akinmusire – 2018, Guts Live Band – 2018, Bonga – 2019, Paul Jarret & Jim Black – 2019.

CULTUREBOX – CONCERTS RERUN: This summer, France TV / Culturebox partners with Jazz à Vienne for the « édition limitée ! » and broadcasts reruns of live shows from previous editions. Today, share Jamie Cullum’s boundless energy in his 2017 show at Jazz à Vienne.

5 – 6 p.m. – CROCK RADIO – SPECIAL PROGRAMME: Every weeknight from June 25 to July 11, Crock Radio offers special Crock Shows dedicated to Jazz à Vienne. A great opportunity to delve into the 40-year records of the festival! The ephemeral radio will be broadcasted live in the streets of Vienne.

Friday June 26

CULTUREBOX – CONCERT RERUN: watch a rerun of Black Star’s concert from July 7 2018, which marked the long-awaited reunion of the legendary duet Yasiin Bey and Talib Kweli, on stage with the Hypnotic Brass Ensemble in the Roman Theatre.

Saturday June 27

CULTUREBOX – CONCERT RERUN: Watch Aguas d’Yilian Canizares and Omar Sosa’s concert which enchanted the Roman Theatre on July 8 2019.

Sunday June 28

9 – 11 p.m. – FRANCE INTER – CONCERT RERUN: France Inter is a long-standing partner of Jazz à Vienne and invites us this summer with 4 special shows dedicated to the festival and hosted by Matthieu Conquet. On June 28, enjoy a rerun of Manu Dibango’s live show at Jazz à Vienne in July 2019, a “Safari Symphonique” with the Orchestre national de Lyon and special guests Flavia Coelho and Manou Gallo.

11.5 p.m. – MEZZO TV – CONCERT RERUN: Watch the concert of Rhoda Scott and the Lady Quartet + special guest Bernard Purdie (Jazz à Vienne 2018).

Monday June 29

#AUXSONS – PLAYLIST: Join the web media #AUXSONS and discover a Jazz à Vienne playlist with the cream of today’s jazz scene in all its riches: Ezra Collective, Anne Pacéo, Yazz Ahmed, Bremer/McCoy, Makaya McCraven, Nubiyan Twist, Nubiya Brandon, Naïssam Jalal, Projeto Coisa Fina, Fleuves, Steam Down.

11.5 p.m. – MEZZO TV – CONCERT RERUN: Discover Christian Scott’s concert (Jazz à Vienne 2017) on Mezzo.

Tuesday June 30

6 p.m. – CONCERTS RERUN: 18 Jazz à Vienne partner festivals will join forces online for a night dedicated to opening up and sharing cultures. They will broadcast a compilation of concerts extracts from all over the world on Jazz à Vienne YouTube channel.

Wednesday July 1

11 a.m. – LE GRIGRI – PLAYLIST: The web radio Grigri created a special compilation in tribute to Jazz à Vienne, with songs from Manu Dibango, Herbie Hancock, Mos Def, The Roots, Anthony Joseph, Roy Hargrove, Cheick Tidiane Seck, Brad Mehldau, Tigran, Magic Malik, Limousine and Guillaume Perret.

5.10 p.m. – MEZZO TV – CONCERT RERUN: Discover the concert of Ambrose Akinmusire Quartet (Jazz à Vienne 2018)

6.12 p.m. – MEZZO TV – CONCERT RERUN: Discover the concert of Ron Carter, Golden Striker Trio (Jazz à Vienne 2018)

Thursday July 2

10 a.m. – CULTUREBOX – LIVE SHOW: Pamper yourselves with a one-off live show in the empty Roman Theatre: the duet Ballaké Sissoko & Vincent Ségal, followed by the trio Éric Legnini + special guests Thomas Dutronc & Hugh Coltman.

8 – 9 p.m. – JAZZ RADIO – SPECIAL PROGRAMME: For 1 hour, Claude Zennaro delves into the last editions of the festival.

Saturday July 4

12 a.m. – 2 p.m. – NOVA LYON - SPECIAL PROGRAMME: In his programme « Midi dans la gueule du monde », Mathieu Girod pays tribute to 4 decades of music and talks about the artists he met at Jazz à Vienne year after year. He’ll share the interviews of Manu Dibango, Bonga, Hermeto Pascoal, Ahmad Jamal, Angélique Kidjo, Tank and the Bangas, Kokoroko, Ibeyi and Chassol, to name but a few.

5.30 p.m. – RCF LYON - SPECIAL PROGRAMME: Hosted by Luc Hernandez, the programme « Comme si on y était » takes us on a trip inside the great festivals and invites Benjamin Tanguy, the artistic director of Jazz à Vienne.

Sunday July 5

1.5 p.m. & 6.5 p.m. – RFI - SPECIAL PROGRAMME: « L'Épopée des musiques noires » hosted by Joe Farmer on RFI offers a special programme with a rerun of the concerts of the legendary American bands The Commodores and Kool & the Gang, recorded in July 2014 at Jazz à Vienne!

3 p.m. – MEZZO TV – CONCERT RERUN: Watch the concert of Yaron Herman (Jazz à Vienne 2017).

9 – 11 p.m. – FRANCE INTER – SPECIAL PROGRAMME: Jazz à Vienne is given pride of place in the programme of Matthieu Conquet, with a rerun of the concerts of Seu Jorge (2017) and De la Soul live band (2017).

Monday July 6

12.5 a.m. – MEZZO TV – CONCERT RERUN: Watch the concert of Amaury Faye trio (Jazz à Vienne 2017).

Wednesday July 8

JAZZ MAGAZINE & RADIO PLURIEL – CONFERENCES: Throwback to 2018 conference with Marcus Miller, hosted by Frédéric Goaty, chief editor at Jazz Magazine. Read it on or give it a listen on Radio Pluriel.

Thursday July 9

FRANCE 3 AUVERGNE-RHÔNE-ALPES – SPECIAL PROGRAMME: An evening dedicated to Jazz à Vienne on regional TV channel France 3 Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes, with the rerun of the concerts of Jamie Cullum (Jazz à Vienne 2017), Deluxe (Jazz à Vienne 2017) and Omar Sosa & Yilian Cañizares feat. Gustavo Ovalles (Jazz à Vienne 2019).

11.5 p.m. – MEZZO TV – CONCERT RERUN: Watch the concert of Cory Henry & The Funk Apostles (Jazz à Vienne 2017).

Friday July 10

8 p.m. – FIP – LIVE SHOW: Join Fip for a special night at the studio 104 of the Maison de la Radio! Fip invites some artists initially scheduled for the 2020 edition of Jazz à Vienne festival: Cheick Tidiane Seck, followed by Laurent Bardainne and his special guests Anthony Joseph and Erik Truffaz.

Saturday July 11

12 p.m. – ALL DAY LONG – CONCERTS RERUN: With the « All Day Long » programme, Jazz à Vienne offers a selection of concert extracts available on Jazz à Vienne YouTube channel.

Sunday July 12

9 – 11 p.m. – FRANCE INTER – SPECIAL PROGRAMME: Jazz à Vienne is given pride of place in the programme hosted by Matthieu Conquet on France Inter, with the rerun of the concerts of CHIC featuring Nile Rodgers (2013) and Snarky Puppy (2019).

Sunday July 19

9 – 11 p.m. – FRANCE INTER – SPECIAL PROGRAMMES: Jazz à Vienne is given pride of place in the programme hosted by Matthieu Conquet on France Inter, with the rerun of the concert of Chucho Valdés (2013).

You can also discover many interviews in various media:

- June 24: Meet up with Benjamin Tanguy, artistic director of Jazz à Vienne in Jazz Rhône-Alpes
- June 25: Join us in the morning show of Matthieu Belliard on radio channel Europe 1 and for a radio show at 6.20 p.m. on France Bleu National
- July 6: Interview on France Info hosted by Dominique Bonvallet, technical manager of Jazz à Vienne.

* This programme may be subject to change.