Jaffa Jazz Festival 2019 – Yafo Jazz

The 5th Yafo Jazz Festival – September 19th-21st 2019. This year, the festival is all about music from movies!

14 international Jazz players from all over the world, plus 48 of the best Jazz artists of Israel will perform wonderful jazz versions of the greatest songs and music from famous movies.

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Thursday, September 19th, 2019

Studio Hall, 20:00

In the Heat Of The Night – A Tribute to Quincy Jones

Black Box Hall, 20:00

Purple Rose of Cairo – Music from Woody Allen Films

Studio Hall, 22:30

Somewhere Over The Rainbow – Romantic Songs of the Cinema

Black Box Hall, 22:30

Smile! A Tribute to the Amazing Charlie Chaplin



Friday, September 20th, 2019

Studio Hall, 11:00

Azulai the Policeman – A Tribute to the Songs of Israeli Cinema

Black Box Hall, 13:00

“Duo Special”: One-Time Duets with Festival Musicians

Studio Hall, 15:00

8½ -Tribute to Nino Rota and Federico Fellini

Black Box Hall, 16:00

Cinema Paradiso – Tribute to Ennio Morricone

Studio Hall, 17:30

Dona Flor and Her Two Husbands – the songs of the Brazilian Cinema

Studio Hall, 20:00

Les Parapluies De Cherbourg – Tribute to Michel Legrand

Black Box Hall, 20:00

Moon River – Tribute to Henry Mancini and Johnny Mandel

Studio Hall, 22:30

The Tall Blond Man with One Black Shoe – Tribute to Vladimir Cosma

Saturday, September 21st, 2019

Studio Hall, 11:00

Animated Jazz from Animation Films – A Special Show for Kids

Studio Hall, 13:00

Blue Skies – A Tribute to the Great Irving Berlin

Studio Hall, 16:00

Windmills of Your Mind – A Tribute to the Great Songs of the French cinema

Studio Hall, 20:00

Mission Impossible – A Tribute to Lalo Shifrin

Studio Hall, 22:30

Jazz Makes Friends Make Jazz: Musicians from ten countries on one stage


The Jazz Photography exhibition is an integral part of the Jazz Festival. This year, visitors can savor a tribute to the incomparable legend Sonny Rollins, who turns 89 this year, by photographer and producer Bob Rosenbaum.