80 shows for the 5th edition of the Quebec Jazz

80 shows for the 5th edition of the Québec Jazz Festival in June

The Quebec Jazz Festival in June kicks off its 5th seasone Edition with a unique show that will bring together Karen Young and her daughter Coral Egan around the works of Joni Mitchell.

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This concert, entitled The Joni Mitchell Experience, will be performed on June 22 at the Octave-Crémazie Hall of the Grand Théâtre de Québec.

Headlining this event, which runs from June 22nd to July 2nd, are Mélody Gardot, English collective KOKOROKO, Israeli double bass player Avishai Cohen, Jordan Officer, PlexusPlay and the John Scofield Trio.

Accompanied by 20 musicians, Marie-Noëlle Claveau will perform the classics by Ella Fitzgerald. Montreal team The Brooks will wrap up the event on July 2nd at the Imperial Bell.

There will be a total of 80 shows, 300 musicians and 50 concerts that will be free. The outdoor shows will be unveiled in May.

Information and program are already online at festivalquebecjazzenjuin.com.