International Jazz Festival "Jazz in Kyiv"
|Country and Region||Ukraine — Kiev oblast|
|Type of Festival||Music|
|Location of Festival||Kiev, Kiev oblast, Ukraine|
|Festival Contact Information|
Jazz in Kyiv
Jazz in Kyiv features a national and international line-up of stellar musicians. The three day program presents concerts and master classes, an exhibition of jazz photographs, and a film. The artists include Dave Holland, and Charlie Hunter Grammy Award winners, and the Israeli bassist Avishai Cohen. Ukrainian jazz musicians to be taking part are Misha Tsiganov’s Quintet and Alik Fantayev’s Band, and many more.
The headlining performer, Al Jarreau, world renowned jazz artist who crosses the music genres of jazz, pop and R&B;, having won Grammys in all three categories. Master classes taught by jazz stars from around the world will share their talents with young Ukrainian musicians.
|Festival Dates||October 29 - 31, 2010|
Articles and Reviews:
- 7 Days in Kyiv Jazz in Kyiv, by Oksana Faryna(Kyiv, October 15, 2008)