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INTERNATIONAL JAZZ DAY 2017 - Global host city Havana Cuba

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Paris, Washington, D.C. and Havana – United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) Director-General Irina Bokova and UNESCO Goodwill Ambassador Herbie Hancock announced today the sixth annual International Jazz Day, which will be celebrated worldwide on April 30, 2017. The day will culminate with an All-Star Global Concert presented at the Gran Teatro de La Habana Alicia Alonso, under the auspices of the Ministry of Culture of Cuba, the Cuban Institute of Music and the Cuban National Commission for UNESCO. The concert will be live streamed by UNESCO and will feature an extraordinary array of artists from around the world paying tribute to the international art form of jazz.

All-Star Global Concert at Historic Gran Teatro de la Habana Alicia Alonso to Feature Herbie Hancock, Chucho Valdés, Cassandra Wilson, Marcus Miller, Kurt Elling, Gonzalo Rubalcaba, Regina Carter, Ivan Lins, Esperanza Spalding, Igor Butman, Julio Padrón, Richard Bona, Bobby Carcassés and Many More

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