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Jazz and Creole Artists Announced

The Dominica Festivals Committee has officially unveiled the lineup of Main Stage performances at Jazz and Creole 2019, carded for May 5th.

Daphne Vidal, Project Officer at the Dominica Festivals Committee told a press conference earlier today that four(4) main acts are on the line up.

She went on to name the performers as, Mel (Melinda Ulysses) , The Smith Brothers, Tony Chasseur featuring Ronald Tulle, Michel Alibo, Christophe Negrit and Alain Dracius and Johann Chuckaree.

Meantime, Kerwin Jno Baptiste Event Assistant at the Dominica Festivals Committee is promising an exciting week of activities leading up to the main event.

Describing the events as “fringe” events he mentioned that they will commence on April 27th and run until May 4th.

He mentioned the locations of the carded fringe events

  • Friday April 27: Persuasion 3 at Ocean’s Edge from 8:00 pm
  • Tuesday April 30: Dominica, an intimate portrait of sight and sound at Alliance Francaise from 6:30 pm featuring Dominican born Alexander Clem Boyce
  • Wednesday May 1: Jazzique – Jazz n Barbeque at Rendevous from 7:00 pm
  • Friday May 3: Fort Young Hotel in Roseau, Tulips and Clara House in Portsmouth

Jno Baptiste also encouraged persons to take part in the May Fest Activities in Marigot which will take place during that same weekend.

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