40th Jazz Days 23-26. 10. 2014 INCHEBA Bratislava
Bratislava Jazz Days SLSP
Les McCann is an American soul jazz pianist and vocalist whose biggest successes came as a crossover artist into R&B and soul. Javon Jackson played in the Jazz Messengers until Art Blakey's death.
Robert Cray is an American blues guitarist and singer, a five-time Grammy Award winner. His new album "In My Soul" reached No1. in the US Blues Charts this year.
Hugh Masekela is a South African trumpeter, flugelhornist, cornetist, composer, and singer, a true legend of Afro-jazz.
Djabe is the most invited and appreciated Hungarian jazz/world fusion group regarding the international festival scene. During its 19 years long history Djabe played in 42 countries of 3 continents. Special guest: Gulli Briem form Mezzoforte.
Led by Bellita Exposito, vocalist, pianist and percussionist extraordinaire, Jazztumbatá is a hard-hitting Afro—Cuban-Fusion quartet from Havana, Cuba. In Bratislava with a special guest, flute player and singer Glenda.
John Scofield's guitar work has influenced jazz since the late 70’s and is going strong today. Steve Swallow is a jazz bassist and composer noted for his numerous collaborations. Bill Stewart is a famous jazz drummer.
“In the select group of contemporary vibes players, Locke has claims to head the list.” (Penguin Encyclopedia of Jazz). Joe Locke is an American jazz vibraphonist, composer, and educator.
The album “Gone Too Far“ is a brilliant jazz adaptation of Schubert’s ”Winterreise“ with English texts, tailor-made by no less than mathias rüegg for the charming Lia Pale.
Victor Wooten is an American bass player, composer, author, producer, and recipient of five Grammy Awards. At the Bratislava Jazz Days he would play with his brothers, the guitarist Regi and the drummer Roy.
The band of one of the world's best guitarists plays after seven years at our festival again. Mike Stern featuring high-profile players Bob Franceschini, Chris Minh Doky and Keith Carlock.