Szczecin Music Fest
We have got acquainted with the new program of the forthcoming edition of Szczecin Music Fest. The world famous artists and interesting rhythms on Szczecin's stages will be present as usual this year.
Szczecin Music Fest is the first Szczecin festival which presents the most important phenomena of modern world music and jazz. The stars of this year's edition include: Kurt Elling, Richard Galliano & Baltic Neopolis Orchestra, Pat Metheny, Jolly Boys, Asaf Avidan.
Kurt Elling is one of the best jazz vocalists in the world. He was chosen the Jazz Vocalist of the Year by Jazz Journalists Association 6 times within 10 years. 5th March, Opera Hall
RICHARD GALLIANO & BALTIC NEOPOLIS ORCHESTRA
This French multi-instrumentalist belongs to the most outstanding European creators inspired by Jazz, classic music, hits of pop and ethnic music.
24th April, Opera Hall
One of the most recognizable jazz musician in the world. Since 1974 he has launched numerous solo albums and together with other artists such as Steve Reich, Ornette Coleman, Herbie Hancock, Jim Hall, Milton Nascimento and David Bowie as a part of project of Pat Metheny Group.
The Jolly Boys group is for Jamaican music the same as Buena Vista Social Club for Cuba. Both groups are legendary and have style which is crucial for modern music genres on both islands.
3rd June, Castle
Israeli vocalist and author of lyrics. He is often compared to Janis Joplin and Robert Planta. Asaf Avidan has become famous in Poland due to his hit "One Day". He sings solo but also as a leader of Asaf Avidan & the Mojos. It is an Izraeli group that has played folk-rock since 2006.
24th June, Castle
More info about the festival at www.szczecinmusicfest.pl