Bratislava Jazz Days

Location: Bratislavský kraj, Bratislava

GPS: N48°8'1'' E17°6'3''

Venue: Bratislava

Date: 10/19/2018 - 10/21/2018

Event type: TOP Event, music festival, concert, event for youth, music event

The 44th year of the Bratislava Jazz Days Slovenská sporiteľňa will take place at the Incheba Expo Bratislava from October 19 to 21, 2018. The three-day jazz festivities will again welcome world famous jazzmen.

The most popular jazz musicians are returning to Bratislava - John Scofield, Yellowjackets and Peter Lipa will perform at the 44th annual Bratislava Jazz Days in Incheba.

The festival, which in its history has brought to Slovakia the biggest stars of world jazz, will last for three days. The autumn feast of jazz, which is regularly held over three days in October in Incheba Expo Bratislava, will this year grow by a special surprise, the extra two festival days were added for 8th of September as well as 28th of October.

Many others will also appear. Look forward to performances of Kennedy Administration, Jamison Ross, Charles Pasi, Balázs Bágyi, Bágyi Balázs New Quartet with Kriszta Pocsai, Carpet Cabinet, Krzysztof Kobyliński Pearls, Stefano Bollani, The Manhattan Transfer, Yellowjackets with Luciana Souza, Radovan Tariška Radio Band, Vilém Spilka Quartet, Shalosh or Ľubomír Gašpar.

The warm-up show of the Bratislava Jazz Days at the 8th of September would take place in the club Atelier Babylon. Headliners of the show is the legendary 3 Cohens Sextet, the local jazz-folklore fusion Ľudové Mladistvá is the opening act. But this year comes the festival with something special even after its main part will be over. One great surprise waits for all jazz lovers on 28th of October. John Scofield will come to present his recent album Combo 66.

While Kenedy Administration or Jamison Ross will lure for Friday line-up and The Manhattan Transfer or the Nestor of Slovak jazz Peter Lipa will star on Sunday, the Saturday's headliner comes with an exclusive performace. For the first time in their band-history the Yellowjackets recorded and performed with a singer. Their new album ”Raising Our Voice” with singer Luciana Souza released in September 2018 goes on joint tour in Europe with Bratislava date at the Jazz days. Do not miss the iconic band performing one of the concerts of their short Europian tour at the festival!

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