As part of the development of the festival, this year highlights adapted to young audiences are being offered. These unprecedented encounters bringing together talents from local to international are opened to the general public be it young or old.
LES BEDAINES DE COTON (OR THE LIFE OF CHARLEY PATTON)
Thursday december 3 – 2:30 p.m / 6:30 p.m
This musical spectacle immerses the audience in the atmosphere of the cotton fields of Mississippi in the United States in the 1900s and is inspired by the life of guitarist and singer Charley Patton considered the “father of the delta blues” and one of the figures. most famous in American popular music.
SYLVAIN COUEDEL & ASTRID VEIGNE « SMILING BLUES »
Friday december – 10 a.m. /4 p.m.
Duo of musicians based in Le Mans, Sylvain Couedel and Astrid Veigne want to share their passion for the blues with young audiences. “Smiling Blues” is a musical journey from the roots of the blues to the music of today, from Son House to Robert Johnson, from Etta James to Nina Simone to Prince …