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Star-filled workshops
by RIGAS RITMI FESTIVAL on Wed, 04/06/2014 - 11:25  PDF version
Star-filled workshops This year is no exception - festival “Rigas Ritmi 2014” from 2nd till 5th July organizes master’s workshops for musicians, theorists and fans. Master’s workshops are among the cornerstones of the festival and are organized to assist young musicians in shaping their careers...
Joshua Redman, Dave Holland, Manu Katché & Richard Bona added to the festival’s headliners
by Copenhagen Jazz Festival on Wed, 04/06/2014 - 11:06  PDF version
Joshua Redman, Dave Holland, Manu Katché & Richard Bona added to the festival’s headliners     Big international names such as Gregory Porter, Concha Buika, The John Scofield Überjam Band, Tinariwen, Christian McBride, Hiromi, Chick Corea and Stanley Clarke has already announced their...
ROD STEWART TO PERFORM AT CURAÇAO NORTH SEA JAZZ
by North Sea Jazz Festival on Sat, 31/05/2014 - 13:14  PDF version
ROD STEWART TO PERFORM AT CURAÇAO NORTH SEA JAZZ Friday, August 29th It is with great honor that we announce the arrival of Rod Stewart to Curaçao North Sea Jazz. The legendary singer will perform on the Sam Cooke stage on Friday, August 29th. Soul singer Joss Stone, Seun Kuti & Egypt 80 and will...
Artist Opportunity for Brecon Jazz 30th Anniversary Festival
by Brecon Jazz on Sat, 31/05/2014 - 12:52  PDF version
  Artist Opportunity for Brecon Jazz 30th Anniversary Festival   Artist Brief for BRECON STREET DRESSING in Brecon Town Centre
 BRECON JAZZ 30th ANNIVERSARY FESTIVAL 
7th to 10th August 2014   BACKGROUND and CONTEXT 
Brecon Beacons Tourism and Brecon Beacons National Park Authority (BBNPA...
call for hcmf// shorts 2014
by hcmf - Huddersfield contemporary music festival on Mon, 26/05/2014 - 12:20  PDF version
Perform at the UK's leading festival of new music hcmf// shorts is a series of short informal performances which this year will take place all day on Monday 24 November 2014 in various venues across Huddersfield. hcmf// shorts provides emerging artists with a valuable platform to perform for members of the public, media...

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Djangofolllies
by Brosella on Sat, 19/01/2013 - 19:09  PDF version
“Django did something that only a few could do; he was so exceptional that he was able to forge his own music genre (Gypsy swing). He was a virtuoso guitar player with a fantastic feeling for lyricism, structure and balance. His unmistakable genius lies in the way he so effortlessly combined jazz with musette and gypsy...
Sarajevo Winter 2013
by Sarajevskazima - Internationa Festival Sarajevo on Sat, 19/01/2013 - 18:27  PDF version
International Festival Sarajevo “Sarajevo Winter 2013” official video: Click Here
Helge Schneider & Gäste – Sommertour (27.06.13)
by Verein Jazz Fest Wien on Sat, 19/01/2013 - 18:11  PDF version
A 57-year-old native of the German city of Mülheim, Helge Schneider has a similarly genial relationship to Jazz that he has to telling stories. For him, syllables are like musical notes in that he uses them for improvisation. His worldview and approach to life has been shaped by a wide variety of jobs. 1989 saw the...
Paolo Conte & Band (Thursday 27.06.13)
by Verein Jazz Fest Wien on Sat, 19/01/2013 - 18:04  PDF version
Behind the weathered face of this 76-year old from the mountains of the Piemont there is a poetic genius who can conjure the long-ago past as well as visions of the future. Trained as a lawyer, Conte dominates the stage like a European Tom Waits. His songs often focus on contrasts: the bizarre alongside the intellectual,...
Bobby McFerrin & Band „Spirit You All“
by Verein Jazz Fest Wien on Sat, 19/01/2013 - 18:01  PDF version
This American (born 1950) is a true multi-talented artist: a piano virtuoso, a vocal acrobat, and a conductor. He is a musical chamelon who elegantly can perform Jazz, Classical or R&B. In 1988 he had an international hit with “Don´t Worry, Be Happy”, after which he shifted his attention to classical...

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