Luanda International Jazz Festival

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Country and Region AngolaLuanda
Type of Festival Music
Location of Festival Luanda, Luanda, Angola
Festival Contact Information

Phone: +244 914 520 358

Festival Description

The country's first international jazz festival took place for the first time in 2009 and emphasized Angolan artists Paulo Flores, Afrikkanitha, Sandra Corderio, Dodo Miranda and Toto in addition to an international line-up of stellar jazz artists. US artists included McCoy Tyner, Gary Bartz, Freshlyground, The Yellowjackets, among many others.

Festival Dates July 27 - 29, 2012
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Festival Events:

Lineup 2011:
  • Simons Massine (Angola)
  • Moreira Project (Mozambique)
  • Liquedeep (South Africa)
  • Black Cooper (South Africa)
  • Spyro Gyra (USA)
  • Rui Veloso (Portugal)
  • Ismael Lo (Cape Verde)
  • Mayra Andrade (Cape Verde)


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