Int’l Jazz Festival of Bogotá in September

The Int’l Jazz Festival of Bogotá (Festival Internacional de Jazz de Bogotá) awaits the presence of first-class jazz musicians from Latin America, the USA, Europe and Colombia. From September 2nd to 11th, the Colombian capital will be the epicenter of the 22nd edition of the festival, organized by the free Theater Foundation of Bogotá and with more than 10,000 spectators expected. Well-known groups will be playing, such as The Blind Boys of Alabama, winners of four Grammy awards for best traditional gospel group between 2002 and 2005.

Also in attendance, the group Medeski, Martin and Wood, one of the most important phenomenons of contemporary jazz; the pianist Monty Alexander; the Cuban group Habana Ensamble; the Ramón Valle Trio and the Ialsax Quartet, from Italy. – Source (more here, in ES)

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