18 July in the city of Dnepr starts international jazz festival


Jazz on the Dnieper. New story

From 18 to 21 July 2019 in the city of river will host the annual international jazz festival “jazz on Dnepr. A new story”. The festival successfully celebrated its 50th anniversary, to safely turn the page and begin a new phase.

“Jazz on the Dnieper” is a flagship project of the city program “Cultural capital”. At the initiative of the founders of this program, the festival was revived in 2016 after a long pause.

This year the festival will last 4 days. 18 and 19 July guests and jazz lovers expect outdoor concerts in the best locations of the city. Those who wish to join the jazz summer in the city the river will be able to enjoy the performances of the best Ukrainian jazz bands.

20 and 21 July for guests of the festival the program of the main stage with musicians of world level. The two concerts will take place on the island Monastery – an excellent corner of nature in the heart of the city.

The concept of “jazz on the Dnieper. A new story” implies that the festival will change, but the line-up main stage will remain traditionally high level. In past years the festival was attended by stars such as Randy Brecker, benny green, dado Moroni, Patty Austin, Dee Dee Bridgewater, Troy Roberts, Jackie Terrasson, Nicole Rochelle, Joey Di Francesco, Dominic Farinacci, Deborah brown, Vincent Burgess, Cyrus chestnut, Jamal, Michael Mwansa and others.

Jazz on the Dnieper. New story

The arrangement of the locations will become more refined – the venue will arranged a variety of entertainment for children and adults. Visitors will be able to come to the city for a few days, to participate in the so-called Holidays on the river. The festival will be more open to their guests.

Additional activity intended for people with different preferences. Planned a special program “Dnepr. Jazz. Children” the opportunity to attract the youngest guests of the event jazz music. A separate link dedicated free master classes for students of musical schools and students of the Dnieper Academy of music. The announcement of the list of headliners scheduled for the second half of March. Follow the news on the official pages of the project in social networks: Facebook, Instagram.


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