The Montreux Jazz Festival that takes place annually in Montreux, Switzerland. The title of the festival is a bit deceptive though as it is not an exclusive Jazz music gala. Montreux Jazz Festival is a platform where the connoisseurs can relish different genre of music, be it Rock, Pop, Blues, Hip-hop and even electro. However Jazz walks away with the lion's share. Apart from the aforesaid names, Montreux Jazz Festival has been the proud host to many past masters and their craft. Besides the sublime showcase of the creations, this festival also houses competitions of solo piano, vocals and guitar. Every one of us has a bit of music in ourselves and we don't need to be a superb singer or a accomplished guitarist to understand and celebrate it. All we need is the passion, the flame, the spark.
The Montreux Jazz Festival is based on this simple and basic truth and that is why it attracts a whooping 2,00,000 visitors every year. It is a real celebration of music in the true sense of the term. Music is not bound to any language or country barrier nor it is subject to any authentic music sense. The appeal is universal and it rules beyond human, social and geographical barricades. The Montreux Jazz Festival is a member of: Top Events of Switzerland, Swiss Music Promoters Association, Yourope The European Festival Association, International Jazz Festivals Organisation, Member of European Talent Exchange Program. An event not to miss; an experience hard to replace moments in Montreux. A visit to Montreux lands you in the beautiful country of Switzerland. You have lot of explore and experienced here.