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13th Poznań Old Jazz Festival

On 11 September, come to the Old Brewery for some good old traditional jazz with renewed energy. The musical stars of this unique celebration of music are the bands Klaipėdos Diksilendas Memeland of Lithuania, Sunny Grove Dixie of Latvia, Medikus Jazz Band Lviv of Ukraine and the Polish groups Dixie Company and Happy Jazz Band.

Photo of the performers on stage - a woman in a dress who is standing and holding a microphone in her hands and four men sitting and playing the musical instruments. - grafika artykułu
Old Jazz Festival, photograph courtesy of the organisers

Also in the festival's programme:

  • 12 noon-1pm: New Orleans Parade passing from the Old Market Square to the Old Brewery (or, in case of inclement weather, remaining within the Old Brewery)
  • 2pm-2:45pm: Little Jazz Academy and manual arts competition for children, venue: Old Brewery Chessboard
  • 5pm-9pm: gala concert, venue: Old Brewery Chessboard
  • starting at 5pm: screening of films with jazz in the background: Vabank and My Bike (Mój rower)

 Between 6 and 11 September, the event will feature an exhibition of music-themed paintings to be displayed next to the Old Brewery Chessboard. To learn more, see: http://oldjazzfestival.pl and https://www.facebook.com/DixieCompany.

 admission free

Written by the Editors

translation: Krzysztof Kotkowski

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