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Festival International De Jazz de Montréal Announces Free Shows

Jazzed Magazine • News • June 13, 2018

The 39th edition of the Festival International de Jazz de Montréal presented by TD Bank Group in collaboration with Rio Tinto has shared its schedule of free music over its 10 days and nights on 20 stages.

From June 28 to July 7, hundreds of thousands of people will cross the threshold of the world’s largest jazz festival. From small intimate salons to immense open-air concerts, from major icons to young prodigies on the rise, artists from the world over to homegrown talents, the festival assembles and showcases the entire spectrum of possibilities to keep music vibrant and alive.

For its 39th edition, the festival has once again aimed high with the mid-fest Grand Événement by TD Bank Group starring Jessie Reyez, the Canadian R&B revelation. The show takes place on July 3 at 9:30 p.m. On July 7, for the Rio Tinto Grand Closing Event, flagship rock band The War on Drugs take the stage to wrap up the festival.

The full list of events can be viewed at

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