20 years of Jazz at La Sout ! /

Born in La Souterraine in 1998, the Jazz festival of this town has gained both notoriety and reputation. It has become a meeting place with talented artists in all...

Fri 13 Oct


Andre Villeger quartet / La Souterraine

For this 20th edition, Andre Villeger is delighted to be accompanied with some of his friends.
For a concert tribute to Sydney Bechet this is not to be missed…...

Sat 14 Oct


“Ray Charles Tribute” / Guéret

Uros Peric pays homage in this concert to his idol, Ray Charles. In more than 50 years of career, Ray Charles has touched all styles, from jazz to blues, gospel,...

Sun 15 Oct


CONFERENCE “The language of drums-jazz” / Bourganeuf

Telling the history of jazz drums is one thing, but recreating it in the moment is another, but Guillaume Nouaux is very skillful in achieving this. Whether you are a...

Sun 15 Oct


“Here comes the band” / Bourganeuf

As part of the Regional metting of amateur music groups

Guillaume Nouaux invites you to a wonderful trip to Louisiana at the beginning of the last century.With...

Tue 17 Oct


"Born to be Blue" / La Souterraine

The day he was beaten, Chet's life changed. Jaws shattered, he is forced to leave behind his career as a jazz trumpeter, with depression and the irrepressible call of...

Wed 18 Oct



Animated by Jean-François Prin, the jazz ensemble of the Conservatoire music and drama Emile Goué allows interested students to discover the specifics of this...

Fri 20 Oct


Djangorama / Faux-la-Montagne

Djangorama plays with simplicity, sincerity and respect of the extraordinary music of its creator genius Django Reinhardt. Drawing upon most of his repertoire in...

Sat 21 Oct


Swan / Mérinchal

Swan is an eclectic vocal trio, born from the joining of three singers with multicolored universes ranging from jazz to pop. Combined by their passion for harmonic...

Sun 22 Oct


“Biguine jazz” / Saint-Sébastien

After sharing the stage with her quartet and presenting her album “Meet Me” all over the world, singer Tricia Evy again collaborates with pianist David Fackeure -...

Tue 24 Oct


Django / Guéret

The success of Django Rheinhardt, a giant of jazz, was such that in 1943 even the Nazis wanted him for concerts in Germany. He preferred to flee from Paris with his...

Tue 24 Oct


Christophe Lartilleux / Guéret

A talented guitarist of gipsy music, Christophe Lartilleux consecrated eight months of his life to the production of the film “Django”. So when Reda Kateb took to the...

Wed 25 Oct



It’s at Saint-Germain-des-Prés in the period from the Liberation (of France) to the 60’s that the song “rive gauche” blossomed, from one cabaret to the next including...

Fri 27 Oct


Soleil Nomade / Saint-Vaury

« Where sounds and emotions meet there is a world to invent. From the confines of precision and exhuberance surges fire. After lengthly wandering, their eyes washed...

Sat 28 Oct


MASTERCLASS OF DANCE "Cuban dances" / Guéret

You’re curious to learn about some of the steps of Cuban dances (danzon, chachacha, son, merengue, mambo, guaracha, etc.) and get yourself into the mood of the ron...

Sat 28 Oct


MASTERCLASS "Saxophone in Cuban music " / Guéret

A classically trained saxophonist, graduated from the Superior Institut of Art of Havana (Cuba) the internationally celebrated musician Eduardo Fernandez Mendoza is...

Sat 28 Oct



So whether you’re spectators, occasional or experienced dancers this real Cuban ball ron danzon will be the opportunity to try a few dance steps and share a rich,...

Sun 29 Oct


Michel Pastre quintet / Bonnat

For the first time he honours our festival with his presence bringing with him some of the best French jazz players. Don’t miss this exceptional spectacle.

Tue 31 Oct


A Special Washboard Evening / La Souterraine

For a decade now the Sostranian (of La Souterraine) summers have enjoyed the visits of washboard exponents including some of the very best of the French artists....

Fri 03 Nov


Swingbox / Boussac

For those with a pressing need to bolster their positive energy it’s what’s needed since good humour and excellent swing is guaranteed.

Sun 05 Nov


“Boris Vian Tribute” / La Souterraine

For this 20th edition of Jazz a La Sout, we’ve laid on a first class finale with a rather special closing concert given by the Department Orchestra of the Creuse....