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Jazz festivals in Greece

4th   GYPSY JAZZ FESTIVAL-DJANGOFEST- Athens     October 12 & 13 2013   at   Lampidonas Park in Byronas. With great joy the Greek gypsy jazz community announces the 4th   - free entrance -   live start at 18:00 on October 12 and at 17:00 on October 13 — A manouche swing jazz festival with concerts and happenings for everyone —

4 Jazz bands — 16 top musicians in a high-level program, ranging from traditional elements of Jazz to the more modern forms. Fougaro dynamically contributing to the cultural life, establishes this annual event of Fougaro Jazz Festival starting this year, with two evenings devoted to Jazz on October 11 & 12, 2013 at Fougaro — Asklipiou Street 98 Nafplion -   27520.47300 -   Entrance free

Dimitria Festival presents a large scale of music, dance and theatre performances from the classical repertoire to contemporary creation, from folk tradition to street theatre and jazz.

FIRST INTERNATIONAL JAZZ FESTIVAL IN KOZANI GREECE 4/5/6/7 OF SEPTEMBER - 4 days — 6 bands — 20 musicians -  live performance -Master class and seminar -

The 3rd Agrinio Jazz Festival will take place on September 6 & 7, 2013 at the Garden Theater, Agrinio .with artists from Greece and abroad for a special jazz celebration.Jazz standards, original compositions, improvisations and imaginative adaptations, film screenings, exhibitions, masterclasses and parallel events, will compose the musical weekend.

Since that first edition of the festival few things have changed, but not the festival’s spirit and identity that, together with its top-quality programs and its warm and friendly atmosphere, have been at the heart of its success. For the fifth edition of this festival, George Kontrafouris, the artistic director of the festival, presented a program with a repertoire ranging from traditional jazz standards to more contemporary and modern jazz. Highlight of this edition, Manfred Schoof founder of European free jazz.

One painting group exhibition and seven music concerts are combined harmoniously again this year in the eight events included in the program of Megaro Gyzi Festival 2013, for the 7th year under the artistic direction of Yannis Papaconstantinou. The festival will be held in the 17th-century old family mansion Megaro Gyzi (near the cable-car entrance in Fira, Santorini), from August 1st until 23rd, with free admission to all events. This celebration of culture in August has been established as an institution in the cultural events of summer in Santorini, attracting the special interest of tourists and residents of the island.

3rd International Jazz Summer Academy and Jazz Festival, Paros July 19 to July 26, 2013

With twenty creative years behind it, the Sani Festival is now entering a new age, full of renewed energy and initiatives which promise a future even richer in wonderful music !