And here they are: the performances of the 3 finalists 2017. Enjoy!



Here they are: the semi-final performances 2017







A recap of the semi-finals 2017

And the winner is…

Arta Jekabsone! Here’s a chat with Sabine and Arta right after the award ceremony, as well as some more impressions from the finals. Enjoy!

The Voice Competition Finals

Fabio Giacalone performing ORANGE BLOSSOMS IN SUMMERTIME by Kurt Elling, FOUR by Miles Davis and TIGHT by Betty Carter.

Fabio won the 3rd prize of the Shure Montreux Jazz Voice Competition 2016. Congratulations!

Arta Jekabsone performing FOUR by Miles Davis, LET THE FEELING JUST FLOW: I FEEL YOU and her own composition SUN.

Arta Jekabsone has been elected as the winner of the Shure Montreux Jazz Voice Competition 2016. Congratulations!

Erik Leuthäuser performing IN MY SOLITUDE by Duke Ellington, FOUR by Miles Davis and his own composition CONCLUSION IN A TRAIN.

Erik won the 2nd prize of the Shure Montreux Jazz Voice Competition 2016 and was additionally awarded with the audience prize. Congratulations!

A review of the Semi-Finals. Again, enjoy!

And here they are: the performances of the Semi-Finals 2016. Enjoy!










Welcome to the Competition 2016

Behind the Scenes: The 2016 Montreux Jazz Festival

Names can be deceptive. Yes, the Montreux Jazz Festival is… well, a music festival that takes place every year in Montreux, Switzerland, on the banks of Lake Geneva. Continue reading