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The 12th edition of the festival will take place from May 23 to 27, 2012 - For twelve consecutive years, the European Jazz Festival in   "Technopolis", Athens welcomes some of the most creative European musicians. Artists of the European Jazz scene and many promising young musicians will perform for the biggest jazz event of Athens. Entrance free - Technopolis — Pireos 100 Gazi — Athens


2012 marks the100th anniversary of Preveza’s   independence. By happy coincidence Preveza Jazz Festival celebrates 10 years of paving the most eloquent way the outward path of the city with the launch of the new millennium and its European perspective.


The third international jazz festival of Tinos is dedicated to ladies of jazz, with a repertoire ranging from traditional jazz standards to more contemporary and modern jazz. A superb musical journey on feminine side of jazz

One painting exhibition and seven music concerts are combined harmoniously again this year in the eight events included to the program of Megaro Gyzi Festival 2011, under the artistic direction of Yannis Papaconstantinou.


Great success for the first International Jazz Academy held in Paro from 7 to 13 July, 2011 under the artistic direction of Marc Buronfosse (bass player and teacher   in the Paris national conservatory of region ) with a great team of teachers   such as Vincent Bourgeyx,   piano - Sara Lazarus, vocals - Alexandra Grimal, saxophone - Joe Quitzke, drums   and Marc Buronfosse, contrebasse

 

 The 2nd   Kalamata Jazz Festival will take place from July 22 to July 24, 2011.The Festival this year will focus on young Greek artists who come and move in jazz and are in need of visibility and communication with the public. These artists loyal to their personal aesthetic vision through the difficulties they have met, managed to emerge internationally in a demanding arena like the jazz scene.The style of music covers a wide range of musical styles, always within the overall aesthetics of jazz. From the classical vocal quartet with saxophone accompaniment to the most sophisticated composers and arrangers of jazz and afro beat.


"20 years Jazz on the Hill "! Sani Festival is a remarkable celebration of world and classical music, bringing together a truly varied mix of performers and an inspiring programme of events.

The Third Zante Jazz Festival will   take place on the island of Zakynthos, from Friday 15 to Sunday, July 17, 2011.  

The Zante Jazz Festival 2011 is a musical meeting of jazz and improvised music.


The three-day of Jazz Music “Jazz + Praxis” in Patras International Festival organized by the Cultural Organization of Patras Municipality having marked a significant route of high artistic result and great response by the musical public, this year   Greek jazz music and other similar stylistic musical spaces are on the stage.