(Marktplatz| May 18, 2019)
Celebrate 10 years of Jazzfest Bonn and 70 years of Grundgesetz with us!
On Saturday, May 18, you will experience jazz in a great variety, free of charge and outside.
For the first time the Jazzfest Bonn is organising an open-air concert on Bonn’s market square. At the same time, the Federal City of Bonn is celebrating a democracy festival.
The programme will be opened at 12 a.m. by Mayor Ashok Sridharan and other politcal guests. At 12.30 a.m. the open-air concerts of the Jazzfest Bonn begin with the NRW Youth Jazz Orchestra and an ensemble from the jazz department of the Ludwig van Beethoven Music School Bonn. At the end of the concert, the band ¡ZAPPATA!, based in NRW and featuring top-class musicians, will perform.
12.30 a.m. until 01.30 p.m. – JugendJazzOrchester NRW
02.00 p.m. until 02.30 p.m. – Ensemble the jazz department of the Ludwig-van-Beethoven-Musikschule Bonn
03.30 p.m. until 4.45 p.m. – ¡ZAPPATA!
The democracy festival of the Federal City of Bonn celebrates the anniversary of the Grundgesetz, which was promulgated on May 23, 1949 in Bonn. For 70 years now the German constitution has been regarded as the foundation of democracy. It is the central basis of our coexistence and today more important than ever before.
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