Open to all instrumentsJuly 18-24, 2021*Wépion, BELGIUM

Jazz au Vert is a must in the jazz world! Conceived for all who wish to deepen their musical skills and competences, this residential workshop is unique: completely immersed in the universe of jazz, participants get to be musically stimulated, and walk away with tools and lifelong creative nourishment.

For its 36th edition, the internship comes back with a new formula taking into account the health standards in force this summer. A unique edition that combines quality and diversity of courses with experienced, eclectic and motivated teachers.

Lessons and Activities

Instrument lessons (piano, guitar, saxophones, flutes, clarinet, trumpet, trombone, voice, electric bass, double bass, drums)
Ensemble classes
Jam sessions (open to participants only)
Concerts by students and professors (currently open to participants only )
Possibility of violin, harmonica, accordion, vibraphone… classes in related instrument lessons.


Fabrice Alleman, Ben Sluijs saxophones, flutes, clarinets
Pascal Mohy, Ron Van Rossum piano
Peter Hertmans, Quentin Liégeois guitar
Théo De Jong (NL) electric bass
Jean-Louis Rassinfosse double bass
Jan De Haas drums
Richard Rousselet trumpet big band
Phil Abraham trombone
Chrystel Wautier vocal

Participants levels and age

Jazz au Vert is open to musicians age 16 and above, amateurs and professionals. It is intended for all those wishing to learn more and improve, and is conceived for musicians with a specific jazz approach as well as those curious to learn about a new harmonic universe. It is, however, not advised for people starting to learn a new instrument.


La Marlagne, Centre Culturel Marcel Hicter, Belgium
Located in a 15-hectare property on the Wépion hills (Namur), “La Marlagne” is a venue aimed at promoting all initiatives supporting culture in its many forms (artistic, community- and education-related…). Its polyvalent infrastructure, with housing facilities and parking lot, make it the perfect place to host Jazz au Vert.
Address and directions ici


Housing in single or double rooms (family members, couple, social bubble) at La Marlagne. Bedding provided.
Participants can remain until Sunday, provided they promptly check out at 9am.


Resident participant (classes, accommodation and meals included)
520 € / 505 € (for asbl Les Lundis d’Hortense members)
+ 50 € deposit returned at the end of the week
Non-resident participant (classes and meals included)
450 € / 435 € (for asbl Les Lundis d’Hortense members)
No deposit

Signing up

To sign up, please
send the following sign up form (click here) duly completed by email, mail or fax
pay your fee
> 570 € (555 € for members), of which 50 € (deposit) will be returned at the end of the week, for resident participants
> 450€ (435 € for members) for non-resident participants
On our Belfius account : BE23 0680 7040 9091
IBAN : BE23 0680 7040 9091 / Bic : GKCCBEBB.
Please note that your enrollment will be considered only after received payment.

For more information

Coordinator: Laurent Poncin
If you would like to receive more information about Jazz au Vert, please contact Laurent PONCIN by phone +32 (2) 219 58 51 or email

* The holding of the workshop will depend on the evolution of the COVID-19 pandemic. In case of cancellation on our part, the fees and deposits will be reimbursed.