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Freddie Mercury 73rd Birthday Celebration
You all know that September 5th will be Freddie’s birthday, this special evening will mark the beginning of the festivities of our Freddie Celebration Days 2019, which will last all weekend. You will find the complete and detailed program HERE.
To celebrate this anniversary day, Montreux Celebration, the Confiserie Zurcher and the Commune of Montreux invite you for a pre-party around the statue on Thursday 5 September 2019 at 6.30 pm in Montreux.
A birthday cake as well as the local wine will be offered to the population and Freddie Mercury fans who came to Montreux to celebrate the birthday of their idol.
From 7:30 pm, the Italian band '39 Queen Tribute will perform for free under the covered market in Montreux, a few meters from the statue of Freddie Mercury.
The band, founded by Angelo Malatesta, guitarist owner of Innuendo Studios – Milan - and known to the Italian audience also for his guitar-tech role in the Italian version of Brian May's "Red Special" book (published by Tsunami Edizioni and translated by Raffaella Rolla). Musicians are Mitia Maccaferri - frontman and singer, Angelo Malatesta - guitar, Roberto Brogi - bass, Gabriele Grossi - drum and, Maximilian Agostini piano and keyboard.
’39 Queen Tribute is officially supporting the Mercury Phoenix Trust to raise funds in Italy since september 5th 2016.