Raahen Rantajatsit / Raahe Jazz on the Beach

July 27-29th 2017, Intimate & International Jazz Festival in Raahe, Finland.

The program of the next edition of Raahen Rantajatsit a.k.a Raahe Jazz on the Beach Festival will be released in April.

www.rantajatsit.fi

Raahen Rantajatsit aka Raahe Jazz on the Beach is a modern and contemporary jazz festival. Raahe is an idyllic, old wooden seaside town in Northern Finland.  The main concerts will take place on an open air club near by the sea.

Raahen Rantajatsit has been held  in the last week of of July since 1989. Festival is organized by Rajatsi, a local non-profit jazz association, and it is made possible by volunteers. The main sponsors are the City of Raahe and Finnish Ministry of Education and Culture. Rajatsi is a member of the Finnish Jazz Federation and Europe Jazz Network. - Rajatsi organizes also jazz concerts in Raahe around the year.

The diverse program of Rantajatsit 2016 includes Finnish top names and an interesting setting of international signings and promising newcomers.
Mikko Innanen 10+ (FIN)
Timo Lassy Band (FIN)
Röyhkä/ Inginmaa/ Hypnomen (FIN)
Maria Laura Baccarini & Régis Huby (ITA/FRA)
Impérial Quartet (FRA/BEL)
Impérial Orphéon (FRA)
Pauli Lyytinen Magnetia Orkesteri (FIN)
Katu Kaiku (FIN)
Raahe City Funk Unit (FIN)

 

When:
July
Artistic Director:
Co-producers:
Raahen Rantajatsit
Rajatsi ry, Koulukatu 14
92100 Raahe , OU
Finland

News

Raahe Jazz on the Beach Festival 27.-29.7.2017

by Raahen Rantajatsit / Raahe Jazz on the Beach on Mon, 24/07/2017 - 12:36
Jazz on the Beach invites you to take a trip to the borderlands of jazz Jazz on the Beach continues along its original lines. This year the main theme is dialogue between contemporary jazz and traditional music. The program also includes an adventure concert on the island of Iso-Kraaseli. The three intensive festival... read more

Raahe Jazz on the Beach 2016

by Raahen Rantajatsit / Raahe Jazz on the Beach on Wed, 27/07/2016 - 18:35
Raahen Rantajatsit aka Raahe Jazz on the Beach Festival is an intimate modern and contemporary outdoor jazz festival. The 28th Raahen Rantajatsit will be held 28 - 30th July 2016. Raahe is an idyllic, old wooden seaside town in Northern Finland. The main concerts, which were previously played in Fantti, are now divided... read more

Raahe Jazz on the Beach festival 23-25 July 2015

by Raahen Rantajatsit / Raahe Jazz on the Beach on Wed, 22/07/2015 - 12:22
Raahen Rantajatsit a.k.a Raahe Jazz on the Beach festival will take place on 23 to 25 July 2015 in the Finnish city of Raahe. The Festival, a member of Europe Jazz Network, presents Finnish and international contemporary jazz in an intimate and familiar open-air seaside scenery. 27th edition lineup includes... read more

RANTAJATSIT PROGRAM 2013

by Raahen Rantajatsit / Raahe Jazz on the Beach on Fri, 26/07/2013 - 10:55
Rantajatsit program 2013 Note: information about the performers, and translations, will be added Thursday 25.7.2013 Ruiskuhuone, 10 € 20.00 Virta Antti Hevosmaa, trp, efects, voc - Heikki Selamo, gtr, efects - Erik Heikkinen, dr, perc Friday 26.7. 2013 A special number to celebrate the 25th festival: Aarno... read more

RAAHEN RANTAJATSIT - JAZZ ON THE BEACH 25. - 27.7.2013

by Raahen Rantajatsit / Raahe Jazz on the Beach on Fri, 26/07/2013 - 10:49
Goran Kajfes Subtropic Arkestra and Ricky-Tick Big Band & Julkinen Sana have been booked to headline Raahen Rantajatsit aka Raahe Jazz on the Beach Finnish acts will feature Mopo, Mikko Innanen’s Innkvisitio, and Kauhukakara, to name a few The Raahe Jazz on The Beach Festival will celebrate its 25th year 25 –... read more

RAAHEN RANTAJATSIT - JAZZ ON THE BEACH 25. - 27.7.2013

by Raahen Rantajatsit / Raahe Jazz on the Beach on Mon, 27/05/2013 - 10:19
Goran Kajfes Subtropic Arkestra and Ricky-Tick Big Band & Julkinen Sana have been booked to headline Raahen Rantajatsit aka Raahe Jazz on the Beach. Finnish acts will feature Mopo, Mikko Innanen’s Innkvisitio, and Kauhukakara, to name a few The Raahe Jazz on The Beach Festival will celebrate its 25th year 25... read more

Teemu Viinikainen Trio 3"Kuppilassa lauantaina 16.2.2013

by Raahen Rantajatsit / Raahe Jazz on the Beach on Thu, 17/01/2013 - 19:36
Teemu Viinikainen Trio Teemu Viinikainen - kitara Ville Herrala – kontrabasso Mika Kallio – rummut ja perkussiot www.teemuviinikainen.com Klubikonsertti kuuluu Raahen Musiikkiviikkojen ohjelmaan. Ennakkoliput: ticket.raahe.fi