Fête de la musique 2018
The Alliance Française of Johannesburg, the IFAS Culture, and Bassline Live in partnership with the The Market Theatre Foundation are proud to announce the 7th edition of the Fête de La Musique !
The Alliance Française of Johannesburg, the IFAS Culture, and Bassline Livein partnership with the The Market Theatre Foundation are proud to announce the 7th edition of the Fête de La Musique – the iconic global celebration of music that annually warms winter calendars in Johannesburg and celebrates the universal language of music!
Officially announced as the 9th June 2018, the date is highly notable, as for one day Newtown comes alive with festivity – bringing families and friends together for good food, fun activities and above all, free music for the entire day.
With a countrywide application process having been underway for the past two months, 6 stages will now be filled with the best in professional and amateur musicians and bands, all encouraged to perform, entertain, express themselves, and continue generating music for future generations.
In previous years, up to 8000 people have gathered in the Newtown Junction to be part of the Fete experience – and the numbers are estimated to climb this year with the addition of two new music
These 6 open-air stages will offer styles to cater for every taste and genre of music, including certain French and international acts. It is a fun, safe and exciting atmosphere that brings communities together between 11am and 7pm. With over 2000 safe parking bays, restaurants and bars, one can make the most of this free music event.
We are very proud and grateful to announce that once again,Total South Africa is supporting this event. The Fête de la Musique is part of their heritage portfolio which is dedicated to supporting and advancing the cultural and artistic endeavour across multiple disciplines.
We are proud to present the preliminary line up of musicians for 2018 below.
Jess & Crabbe / Bazzerk
The Lectric Monks
The Sun Xa Experiment.
Bambanani Brass Band Bambanani
And more to come.....
The full programme is also available on:
Website - www.fetedelamusiquejhb.co.za
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