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Jazz Fest in the Valley of the Tracian Kings Print E-mail

The first ever jazz festival will be held in Kazanlak in late August. It will be part of this year's program of holidays in the Valley of the Tracian Kings. The idea for the Jazz Forum is a famous singer in the past by the quartet "Traiana" and current professor of pop music in the music school "Christina Morphova" in Stara Zagora Nadia Tontcheva. She is also the music director of the event, which will be implemented with the financial support of the Municipality of the town and local sponsors, lovers of good music. Kremona-Bulgaria Ltd. is one of the may sponsors of this event. In the tree festival nights – on 28th, 29th and 30th August, in the central part of Kazanlak their concerts will give Angel Zaberski- son and his trio, Vasil Petrov, Nadia Tontcheva itself with its formation, Stoyan Yankulov- Stundzhi- drums, Vesselin Veselenov- Eco bass Vasil Parmakov- piano Borislav Yasenov - flutist №1 of Bulgaria and guitarist Zhivko Velev. In tree festival evenings concerts will total 4. Jazz fest will start "ROYAL DIXIE BAND" with its program of famous jazz standards in the style of "Dixieland". Besides them in the concert program will be presented "GIPSY JAZZ PROJECT". These are the four young jazzmen - Lyubomir Tolumbadzhiev-violin, Peter Koychev acoustic guitar, Momchil Angelov acoustic guitar, Christo Minchev-doublebass.They present music in etc. style "Manush", which is a mix of Western and American gypsy swing music. The most outstanding representative of this style is the legendary guitarist Django Reinhardt. They will present Kremona instruments - guitars Kremona F65CW-SB, Lulo Reinhardt Daimen model and doublebass Padilla Model with Fishman electronics, specially designed for performances of jazz music. The organizers jazz forum to become traditional for the end of August in Kazanlak.


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