April Jazz Festival, Espoo, Finland - 26-30th April 2017
The largest jazz festival in the Helsinki Metropolitan Area will be arranged for the 31st time at Tapiola in Espoo. The programme will feature a wide spectrum of Finnish and international rhythm music stars. As in previous years, April Jazz Espoo will be hosted by the Espoo Big Band.
Our next festival program will be out in January 2017!
Previously featured singers include Diane Schuur, Nina Simone, Cassandra Wilson, Abbey Lincoln, Dee Dee Bridgewater, Nwe York Voices, Al Jarreau, Ray Charles, Diane Reeves, Angelique Kidjo, Patti Austin, Al Jarreau, Kevin Mahogany, Bobby McFerrin, Gregory Porter, José James etc.
Previously featured bands/instrumentalists include Elvin Jones Jazz Machine, Freddie Hubbard, Modern Jazz Quartet, Charles Lloyd, Dave Brubeck, Pat Metheny, Chick Corea Elektric Band, Gerry Mulligan, Sonny Rollins, Kronos Quartet, Bo Diddley, EWF, Jan Garbarek, Afro-Cuban All Stars, Hiromi: The Trio Project etc.