During the 9th Dixie Jazz Fest the citizens and guests of Veliko Turnovo can experience interesting international collaborations, Dixieland and reggae music bands.
A band consisting of the famous saxophonist Oleg Kireyev (Russia), bass player Branko Markovic (Serbia) and two other musicians will play world class jazz during the Dixies Jazz Fest in the Summer Theater.
Kireyev was a pioneer in world music and ethno jazz in Russia in 2008 and he was nominated for a Grammy award for his album Mandala. He has performed on the biggest festival stages in Switzerland, UK, US, Serbia and Poland. His new album, The Meeting, was released on May 31 2016 and was created in collaboration with Tom Harrell (trumpet), Keith Javors (piano), Ben Williams (bass) and E.J. Strickland (drums)....