Music Events

Magical summertime music in the Lot, France

Written by on August 19, 2013 in Music Events
Magical summertime music in the Lot, France

My summer in the Lot area, south west France, has been filled with music and in August my friends and I attended a concert organised by the Festival de Figeac at the Chateau de Beduer which is located in the Cele Valley. We found seats and sat admiring the courtyard of this 11th century Chateau […]

Continue Reading

Normandy Jazz under the apple trees

Written by on April 29, 2013 in Music Events, Normandy with 0 Comments
Normandy Jazz under the apple trees

The annual Jazz Sous Les Pommiers (‘Jazz Under The Apple Trees’)  Normandy Jazz Festival draws top stars and huge crowds, Roger St. Pierre grabs the vibe at a fun for all festival… An ancient barn in the yard of the historic Manoir de Coutainville, an oyster farm on the unspoilt coast at Blainville – each echoed […]

Continue Reading

Three of the Best European Music Festivals 2013

Written by on April 15, 2013 in Music Events
Three of the Best European Music Festivals 2013

The summer is coming and with it news of some fantastic European music festivals. Going to a great music festival in France or Belgium was never easier and with some really great line-ups coming together – now is the time to book tickets for some of the hottest music festivals in mainland Europe this summer. […]

Continue Reading

Fête de la Musique France

Written by on June 19, 2012 in Music Events
Fête de la Musique France

The Fête de la Musique is held on 21 June and takes place all over France. It always takes place on the day of the summer solstice and features free music concerts throughout France. The Fête de la Musique is open to any participant be they amateur or professional musicians who wish to perform in this […]

Continue Reading

Music events in France 2012

Written by on April 10, 2012 in Music Events
Music events in France 2012

We’ve put together details of some of the best known, best-loved or just plain fun music events in France for 2012. If you know of any music events that you think we should include so that other people can enjoy them too, please let us know via our Contact Form. France Music in May 2012 […]

Continue Reading

Main Square Festival Arras 2012

Written by on March 1, 2012 in Music Events
Main Square Festival Arras 2012

The Main Square Festival Arras continues to add new names to the line up for its 2012 programme. The  Arras Main Square Festival will take place on Friday 29, Saturday, June 30 and Sunday July 1. Passes for three days (€135) are on sale. Tickets  for a single “day” (€59) are also still available. For […]

Continue Reading

Main Square Music Festival Arras

Written by on January 26, 2012 in Music Events with 3 Comments
Main Square Music Festival Arras

The Main Square music Festival Arras: relatively new to the music festival scene but growing rapidly in popularity thanks not only to the international artists that play here and easy access to the venue (just 1500m from the station) but also a great atmosphere. The concerts take place in the Vauban designed citadel of Arras […]

Continue Reading

Music Events in France

Written by on December 1, 2011 in Music Events
Music Events in France

La musique – it’s not all accordions and raspy voices out here you know! If you want accordion music, you will find it but there is actually a lot more to music in France and French music events than most people are aware of.  There’s something here to suit all tastes whether you like techno […]

Continue Reading

Top