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Fête de la Musique at Châteaubriant: Brass will be the Main Attraction of 2018

In Châteaubriant (Loire-Atlantique), the 2018 Fête de la Musique will take place on Friday 22nd June, throughout the town.The brass will be particularly present.

After a catastrophic week lived by many residents of Châteaubriant (Loire-Atlantique) following the floods , as well as saying that this festival of music that, every year, gives life and color to the streets of the city center will be welcome!

The 2018 edition will take place Friday , June 22 , with both amateur groups and professionals, the beautiful part remaining to the locals.

Eleven spots were again selected this year to discover the different proposals.

In addition, three of these groups will also walk in the city in the evening: the brass will be particularly in the spotlight. From 8 pm, students and teachers of the intercommunal conservatory will perform. Will follow Out of Nola , from the Rennes region and specializing in the “brass groove band”. Finally, the four Angevins composing Des Lions pour deslions will close the march with a repertoire between jazz, rock and tribal music, based on their latest album, Dervish Safari , released on March 30th, 2018.

The Rennes group Des Lions pour des Lions will wander the streets of Châteaubriant (Loire-Atlantique) on June 22, 2018. (© Lions for Lions)
The Rennes group Des Lions pour des Lions will wander the streets of Châteaubriant (Loire-Atlantique) on June 22, 2018. (© Lions for Lions)

These groups will also perform on the forecourt of the town hall.

The other spots:

Conservatoire

6.30pm – 8pm classes: discovery courses and stage choirs.

8 pm – 8.15 pm: Percussion class

Place Ernest Bréant

8.30pm – 9.30pm: EZPZ (swing, hip hop) – pronounce “Easy peasy”; Rennes group.

10.15pm – 11.45pm:  Kervegan’s (Celtic rock) – Nantes group.

The Laval group EZPZ will also play in Châteaubriant (Loire-Atlantique) on June 22, 2018.
The Laval group EZPZ will also play in Châteaubriant (Loire-Atlantique) on June 22, 2018. (© DR)

Forecourt of the town hall

8.30pm – 9pm: City College fanfare with roses + Afro-Cuban percussion + brass.

9 pm to 10 pm: The Rigoustins (Breton music and dance)

10pm – 11pm : Out of Nola (groove band cuivré)

11:15 pm – Des Lions pour des lions (rock, punk, tribal)

Place de la Motte

8.45pm –  9.30am: Yvon Q (faceted song)

10pm – 10.45pm: Two Headed (two-headed rock) – new group castelbriantais.



11pm – 3am : Electone (électro rock)

8pm – 9pm: Municipal Harmony

9pm to 11.30 pm: The Brisk’arts (80s varieties)

The Celtic rock band of Nantes The Kervegan's will play behind the town hall of Châteaubriant (Loire-Atlantique) on June 22, 2018.
The Celtic rock band of Nantes The Kervegan’s will play behind the town hall of Châteaubriant (Loire-Atlantique) on June 22, 2018. (© Kervegan’s)

Fontaine Saint-Jean

9 pm to 11:30 pm: Landelles’ Guys (varieties)

Rue Aristide Briand – facing pharmacy

8 pm to 9:30 pm: Conservatory Workshop (current music)

22: 2330: Yoni and the other guitarist (hip-hop)

Rue Aristide Briand – by Look Men

8 pm – 9.30 pm: Fanfandangodingo (song)

10pm – 11.30pm : Cheese (pop-rock)

Rue Porte neuve

8pm – 10pm : Wem (blues)

10pm – 11.30pm : Trouble makers (folk blues)

Garden of the ramparts

8.30pm – 10pm: Meli-Melo (choir)

Covered market

8pm to 11.30pm: Aérotango (tango) – castelbriantaise association offering tango classes in Châteaubriant. For the occasion, she organizes a free tango ball.

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