Algarve Smooth Jazz Festival

VILA VITA Parc Resort & Spa is getting ready to welcome the 3rd edition of the Algarve Smooth Jazz Festival, taking place from 16 to 21 October 2018.  The festival, organized by Smooth Entertainment, has been gathering since 2016, the biggest international names in the world of jazz, funk and soul, in the unique and exclusive clifftop setting of...

VILA VITA Parc Resort & Spa is getting ready to welcome the 3rd edition of the Algarve Smooth Jazz Festival, taking place from 16 to 21 October 2018.  The festival, organized by Smooth Entertainment, has been gathering since 2016, the biggest international names in the world of jazz, funk and soul, in the unique and exclusive clifftop setting of the 5 star-resort, located in Porches, in the Algarve.

Headlining the list of artists is renowned guitar player Norman Brown, with 9 solo albums and Grammy winner, and Peter White, with 15 solo albums and 4-times Best Guitarist of the Year, that will be returning to the Algarve Smooth Jazz Festival for the second time, following his performance in the 2016 edition.

Jeff Lorber Fusion, led by pianist Jeff Lorber, who won a Grammy earlier this year, will be one of the other major names at the festival; guitarist Marc Antoine, winner of several Best Artist of the Year awards; saxophone players Paul Taylor, (11 solo albums) known for his mix of funk and sensuality and Michael Lington, (9 solo albums), who also collaborated with several world-renown artists, such as Michael Bolton, Barry Manilow or Bobby Caldwell, as well as Grammy nominated bassist Brian Bromberg (20 solo albums).

The festival will also feature more recent jazz artists, such as saxophone player Rocco Ventrella, Jazztrax Artist of the Year 2015; trumpetist Lin Rountree and young vocalist Lindsey Webster, Billboard’s magazine Artist of the Year 2016 & 2017 and, along with Sade, one of the only 2 female singers to reach the top of the Billboard Jazz Chart (2016 for 4 weeks and 2017 for 2 weeks).

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