One of Russia’s oldest jazz music festivals is gathering fans of the genre in Saint Petersburg once again.
The headliners are leading bands from the United States, the British genius of soul music and, of course, the festival founder, Igor Butman as the head of Moscow Jazz Orchestra.
The Gorky Palace of Culture will host legendary Bob James Trio, one of the brightest adepts of jazz fusion, crossover jazz and smooth jazz. Titled trumpeter Roy Hargrove will bring his famous quintet, and British soul singer Tony Momrelle will demonstrate the amazing possibilities of his voice.
The highlight of the event will be the performance of Igor Butman's Orchestra, which always gets a big hand on either side of the ocean.
When: March 16 and 17, 2018
Where: the Gorky Palace of Culture at the address 4, Stachek Avenue, next to Narvskaya metro station, Saint Petersburg.
Author: Vera Ivanova