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Montreux Jazz Festival Residency 2023

MJF Residency 2023

Welcome to the Montreux Jazz Festival Residency! Emerging bands and big names from the jazz & soul scenes will be coming together from 4 to 7 October 2023 at the Petit Palais at Fairmont le Montreux Palace. On the programme: concerts, showcases, workshops, jam sessions and DJ sets. All activities are free.


The Montreux Jazz Artists Foundation (MJAF) is a recognized non-profit foundation that supports the next generation of artists and encourages exchanges through the universal language of music. Founded in 2007, the Montreux Jazz Artists Foundation pursues two core objectives: discovering and nurturing talented musicians in the early stages of their careers and making music accessible to all.

Year-round, the MJAF generates powerful discoveries and encounters through its artistic residencies, its cultural activities, and its talent-development programs.

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