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Music Festival in Paris: Fête de la Musique 2015

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June 21st, is the first day of the summer, the longest day of the year (and the shortest night) but it is especially the Music Festival 2015 in France and in Paris

On this occasion Parisians will be numerous to come down in streets to play with their group, to go to a concert or simply to listen to one of the numerous little groups of district which will play music at  evening.

Thise year, the theme of the Music festival, fête de la musique 2015, in French  is the urban musics.

On this occasion, the Parisian subway will be free and open all night long.

All the program of the Music festival 2015 in Paris

1st and 3rd district: Louvre – Chatelet-Le Marais

Ibrahim Maalouf and Chloé X IRCAM at Palais Royal

Acoustic music with Chloé or  improvistion with the trumpeter Ibrahim Maalouf

Schedule: 6.30 pm – price : free- place: Palais royal  (Mo Louvre-Rivoli/ Palais Royal- Line 1)
  • Music Festival at 59 Rivoli Gallery

The Art Gally 59 Rivoli houses the ban from Madagascar named  Musum for an acoustic concert live

Fête de la Musique 2015 at  59 Rivoli Paris
Sunday 21st june 2015
9pm – 10pm

5th and 7th district: Pantheon, Champ de Mars, Invalidates

Music festival 2015 to the Irish Cultural center

This year, The Irish Cultural center , as every year at the Music festival, will make us discover some talents of the Irish musical scene: The Young Folk ,  Zoë Conway & John Mc Intyre ,Lisa Hannigan,

Irish cultural center 5, rue des Irlandais 75005 Paris 5
Price: free

The Arab World Institute celebrates the Music

Every year the IMA is one of the key places of the music festival in Paris. To the menu: oriental classics, Jazz, Rai music, Gnawa (Moroccan traditional music) and hip-hop. Numerous artists will be present: NAOUFEL(regdada, raï riffain),   LEÏLA (chanson Tunisienne), TOUFIK OUMENASSI, ALDJIA (Kabyle), DJ NADBIL, DJAZIA SATOUR( rock-soul).

Esplanade de l’IMA 1, rue des Fossés-Saint-Bernard 75005 Paris ( Mo Jussieu – Sully Morland )
Free from 8 pm


Music Festival 2015 at musée de L’Orangerie

Classical Concert by Sarah Lavaud and Delphine Haidan

Sunday June 21st 2015
7pm to 8pm
Musée de l’Orangerie

The French armies celebrate music at the Champ de Mars (Eiffel Tower)

Is there a better place in Paris than Champ de Mars for the armies to celebrate the music ? Many military orchestras will succeed each other for a sound and light show. They also host Benabar a popular frech singer.

Address: Champ de Mars
Price: free

Boreal night at Invalides

Canadian musicians will propose a show(entertainment) musical on the esplanade of the Disabled persons. Name of the event: at boreal Night

Esplanade des Invalides – 75007 PAris (Mo Invalides – Lines 13, 8 and C)

8eme and 9eme district: opera – Madeleine

Music festival 2015 in the Church of Madeleine

The Vocal ensemble ALLELUJA will celebrate the music in the Church of Madeleine

Church of Madeleine, 14 rue de  Surène 75008 Paris 8
schedule 8pm , free
  •  Fete de la Musique à Place de la République avec Deezer

A huge concert live will take place at 2.30 pm at  place de République this event will be sponsorized by Deezer. Many artists : Tha Trickaz,  Skip The Use, Marina Kaye , Jeanne Added, and ALB.

Free. 4pm till 3 am

13th district

Music festival 2015 in Batofar

The Batofar welcomes as every year one of the biggest events of the music festival in Paris. About 5000 clubbers will celebrate at the beat of electronic musics.

On Sunday, June 21st, 2015
open  air: 18 pm-11:30 pm
club: midnight-7 am (paying)
Batofar 11 quai François Mauriac 75013


Paris 14th district

Live Ricard S.A Music at Denfert-Rochereau

A huge scene will be installed in  Denfert Rochereau squre for the Ricard S.A live Music concert live. Several talents of new French scene will occur as Smokey Joe & The Kid or Isaac Delusion.

Enjoy, it is free.

Schedule: 7:00 pm
Denfert- Rochereau Square (Mo Denfert Rochereau –  Lines 4,6 and B)

Fête de la Musique 2015 à la Philarmonie de Paris
For its first Music Festival the Philarmonie  de Paris proposes us to attend to  a concert of Ninth Symphony of Bethoven played by  Luba Orgonášová, Petra Lang, Michael Schade, Matthias Goerne and  le Chœur de l’Orchestre de Paris

Philarmonie de Paris
221 avenue Jean Jaurès
75019 Paris 19



Of course Many other concert are organized in other districts like Montmartre, or Saint Germain, or as every year at Bastille. It can be fun to discover theme by walking in Paris.

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