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Jazz + Praxis 2018

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A great celebration of jazz.
The three-day of Jazz Music “Jazz + Praxis” in Patras is organized every year  by the Cultural Organization of Patras Municipality and has marked a significant route of high artistic result. This year, from June 7 to 10, in the ambient space of the atrium of the Old Municipal Hospital, Jazz Praxis presents an ambitious program with four jazz  band. Entrance 10 euros/night or 22 euros for the 3 days.

June 7, 2018 - 21:30
Petros Klampanis - Shy Maestro
Petros Klampanis - "Is this man the best kept secret in Jazz Music? iBass Magazine - "Klampanis is a Bass Ace" Bass Player Magazine
Shy Maestro -  Israeli-born pianist Shai Maestro is one of the most talented Jazz pianists out there. You are probably familiar with Maestro from his work as pianist in Avishai Cohen trio. Maestro's music impressed with a subtle maturity, a careful use of drama and an incredible combination of humility and technical bravado.

June 8, 2018 - 21:30
Michael Wollny - Vincent Peirani
Here two European jazz stars – the eclectic German piano virtuoso Michael Wollny and formidable French accordionist Vincent Peirani. Between them, theY create as rich a variety of musical sounds, textures and forms as you’re ever likely to hear from two acoustic instruments.The German pianist has an impressive sound.Michael Wollny has built his reputation on strong rhythms, intricate arrangements and a broad sweep of influences.

June 9, 2018 - 21:00
HusBand Duet - Nat Birchall
HusBand Duet - Haris Lambrakis & Michalis Siganidis

NAT Birchall -
Aptly hailed by Gilles Peterson as “one of the best musicians in the UK”, saxophonist Nat Birchall remains one of the UK’s hidden jazz treasures.   Playing tenor and soprano saxophones, he is a band leader, composer and arranger ( and occasional DJ ) who has grabbed listeners attention with his soulful sound and inspirational spiritual music.


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