This International Jazz Day 2019 is being organised by the jazz dept of The Bangalore School of Music at the School Auditorium and as Director for me its exciting to invite local jazz bands to perform and celebrate this unique day ( since Apr 30 is a week day and in order to get a better turnout we are organising it in a Sat, Apr 27) and continue building the jazz community.
Place : Aruna Sunderlal Auditorium, Bengaluru, Karnataka
Time : 16:00
Venue: Aruna Sunderlal Auditorium, No 8, CBI Main Road , HMT-HBCS Layout, RT Nagar, Next to St. Jude´Church , Bengaluru, Karnataka 560032
Contact: Jagadeesh Ramanujam Mudambi | +919844245577
We are celebrating International Jazz Day in city of Pearls, Hyderabad with the finest local musicians and notable musicians from India.
Place : Hyderabad
Time : 16:00
Contact: Teja | +91 8197147111
Celebrating the 8th edition of IJD 2019 in Mumbai, Curated by Louiz Banks and put together by Gigatainment.
IJD Mumbai 2019 will feature some of the finest Jazz Artists in India, some of whom are world renowned.
It’s an evening of Jazz not to be missed.
Place : Mumbai, NCPA
time : 19:00
Contact: Neil Banks - +91 9920114728
International Jazz Day has been declared by the United Nations as an international day to acknowledge the role of jazz as a way of bringing communities together, as a manner of communication that goes beyond conflict, and as a means of intercultural dialogue, mutual understanding and international cooperation.
On 30 April 2019, we celebrate International Jazz Day with over 20 artists covering various different styles for an incredible evening to showcase the harmony that can be created when people work together – whether in a jazz ensemble or as a community or as a group of nations working together.
Come join us for an incredible evening!
Place : The Piano Man Jazz Club, B6/7-22, Safdarjung Enclave Opposite Deer Park New Delhi, NCR 110029
Time : 18:00
Contact: Ayush Singh | +91 7982052727
Mini Concert and Jam Session
The jazz band at the American Embassy School in New Delhi, India will hold a mini concert and jam session in the library during lunch. The AES community is invited to participate.
Place : American Embassy School Stein Library, New Delhi
Time : 12:00
Contact: Linda Hoiseth and Jami Bolton | +91 11 2688 8854 Ext: 3358
Jazz Goa celebrates International Jazz Day
Concert featuring accomplished jazz artists from Goa, across India and around the world.
Place :Central Library, Sanskrutu Bhavan, Patto , Panjim, Goa
Time : 19:00
Contact: Colin D'Cruz | +91 9657574480
Those of you who have been around from the 1960's through the 1990's will remember the vibrant live music scene in almost every starred hotel in India. Those were the days when you walked into a nightclub like 'Rendezvous' at The Taj Mahal hotel and 'Supper Club' at the Oberoi Sheraton in Mumbai to see curtains going up on a band that was the prime focus of these outlets. Every seat in these restaurants allowed an unobstructed view of the band that performed every night on resident contracts. Today all this has disappeared thanks to some ridiculously high entertainment taxes on live music. Today, non off these hotels have complete bands playing save for a few that feature small duos or solo singers. The Lodhi in New Delhi, recently listed among the world's best hotels, decided to step in and rewind to the good old days. They got Goa's premier jazz quartet 'Jazz Junction' to move to Delhi on a resident contract and the decision has paid off in terms of footfalls generated by the band. Jazz Junction featuring singer Daniella Rodrigues, pianist Tony Dias,
bassist Colin D'Cruz and drummer Angelo Colasco began playing at The Lodhi in June 2018. Four months into the contract the band generated a sizeable following, with quite a few high profile guests choosing to celebrate their special occasion at the Elan bar where the band performs. Against all odds the rewind option proved to be a huge success and hopefully other properties around the country takes the cue to trigger a whole new revival of live music.