“Jazz Globus” celebrated its coming of age!
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History of festival
Jazz in Jerusalem
“Jazz Globus” festival of jazz and alternative music has established itself as one of the most important events on the Israeli music scene. Every year the festival hosts leading musicians from Israel and abroad who come for a week of shows.
Jazz in Jerusalem
November is approaching, so soon again jazz will be heard in Jerusalem.
Less than seven years as Slava Ganelin filed Jerusalem cultural center idea of the jazz festival and it was exactly 4 years since the festival first opened, or the "Jazz Globe - 2004". The name also came up with Ganelin, meaning not the geography of settlement participants (one did not suspect then that the festival will be international), but a variety of styles - the musical globe.
5-th International Festival Jazz Globus
The first festival was held association in December 2004. Then it involved only Israeli jazzman, a fair amount of whom were new immigrants. The second festival took place exactly a year and has already become international.
For the fourth time in Jerusalem
Though the JazzGlobus festival and the young, but he has his own tradition already. One of them - the final fridzhazovy "Alliance", in which to visit the Slava Ganelin going to the festival participants wishing to play free music. At this time these were Alexei Zubov, Tatiana Komova and Gershon Vayserfirer...
Jazz Globus 2007
The festival was held in November / December 2007. There were seven concerts in the program: 26, 28, 29 and 30 od November and 1,2 and 3 of December. All the concerts took in the Municipal Jerusalem Cultural Center (Hillel, 27). There were 90 Israeli musicians and 8 guests from USA and Russia participating. Musicians, introduced during the Festival work in many different styles of jazz, as well as in some genres related to jazz. Several ensembles and soloists performed during each concert.
Triumph of Jazz in Jerusalem
Three years ago, the Jerusalem Cultural Center and the Center for Absorption of artists, immigrants took the initiative to form an association of jazz musicians, and invited her to lead one of the leading contemporary jazz composers and performers Slava Ganelin.
Jazz Globus 2006
Almost all the festival performances were held at high level. Some of them, as a solo concert Fayngersha The Magic Trombone, concerts international ensembles "Tabula rasa" (Israel - Sweden - United States - Lithuania), "Priority" (Israel - Lithuania) and the "Alliance" (Israel - United States - Lithuania) were significant musical events.
Jazz Globus 2005
A number of festival concerts were highly appreciated by reputable press. Speeches Arcadia Shilkloper with an ensemble of "Tabula rasa" and the international ensemble free jazz "Alliance" (Ganelin - Free-Maine - Gottesman) were significant musical events in modern music.
Jazz Globus • Phone: 052-2-634444 • Hall “Harmony” (27 Hillel St., Jerusalem) •
Official website of the Jerusalem International festival of jazz and alternative music.
The festival is held annually in late November - early December.
The festival involved more than 100 musicians from around the world.