This year’s Montreux Jazz Festival will feature Jon Batiste, -M- (Matthieu Chedid), Jonah Nilsson, Lauren Jauregui and Sheléa performing alongside Quincy Jones during the event’s closing concert on July 13.
The festival is set for Friday, June 28 to Saturday, July 13 in the lakeside Swiss resort of the same name. Quincy Jones has served as co-director of the Montreaux Jazz Festival since the 1990s. The featured performers and Jones are set to take the stage at the Auditorium Stravinski, accompanied by Sinfonietta de Lausanne. They will play some of the most popular 1980s hits composed and arranged by the legendary producer behind Thriller.