30TH JUBILEE INTERNATIONAL JAZZ FESTIVAL KAUNAS JAZZ 2020 TO MARK THE 30TH ANNIVERSARY OF RESTORATION OF INDEPENDENCE OF LITHUANIA

Festival organizers reserve the right to change the program if necessary

The opening ceremony of KAUNAS JAZZ 2020 /
Judyta Pisarczyk Quartet (Poland)

April 14 @ 17:00 Kaunas Town Hall,, Kaunas
By invitation only

Gregory Porter & Kaunas City Symphony Orchestra (USA, Lithuania)

April 14 @ 19:00 Žalgirio arena, Kaunas

 

Kaunas Jazz 2020 Buzz /
Judyta Pisarczyk Duo (Poland)

April 14 @ 22:00 Volfas Engelman studija, Kaunas
By invitation only

Kaunas Jazz 1994-2019 film retrospective

April 17 @ 19:00 Volfas Engelman studija, Kaunas

Avery*Sunshine (USA)

April 18 @ 20:00 VANDENIS Music Club, Palanga

Avery*Sunshine – vocals, keys Dana Johnson – guitar Demonterious Lawrence – bass.

Avery*Sunshine (USA)

April 19 @ 16:00 Zapyškis St. John Baptist Church, Zapyškis

SOLD OUT Avery*Sunshine – vocals, keys Dana Johnson – guitar Demonterious Lawrence – bass.

Lukas Bartaška & Leonardas Pilkauskas Quartet (Lithuania)

April 23 @ 19:00 Kaunas bus station, Kaunas

Carillon jazz concert Giedrius Kuprevičius (Lithuania) „World As Jazz“

April 24 @ 18:00 Kaunas War Museum Garden, Kaunas

Children’s action KAUNAS JAZZ ON THE PAVEMENT

April 24 @ 18:00 S.Daukanto st., Kaunas

Tamir (Israel)

April 24 @ 18:00 Joniškio Red Synagogue, Joniškis

 

FOUR80EAST (Canada)

April 24 @ 19:00 VMU Great Hall, Kaunas

Together with Artūras Anusauskas Jazz Trio

Artūras Anusauskas Jazz Trio (Lithuania)

April 24 @ 19:00 VMU Great Hall, Kaunas
Together with FOUR80EAST

Swing Queens The Ditties (Lithuania)

April 24 @ 20:00 Open air stage in Vienybės square, Kaunas

Sofia Rubina Band „Where It Begins“ (Estonia, Lithuania) /
Firework Show

April 24 @ 21:30 Open air stage in Vienybės square, Kaunas

 

Kotryna Juodzevičiūtė Collective (Lithuania, USA, Japan)

April 24 @ 23:00 Music club-pub Sandėlis, Kaunas

The Danb Fusion Band (Lithuania)

April 25 @ 14:00 KAUNAS JAZZ stage, Laisvės ave. 68, Kaunas
Skirmantas Galinis –  guitar Augustinas Ruželė  –  sax Vilius Laureckis –  trumpet Andrius Savčenko – keys Evaldas Vaitkus – bass Dovydas Šulskis – percussion Titas Jukšta –  drums

Lindy Hop workshop & social (All That Swing)

April 25 @ 14:00 KAUNAS JAZZ stage, Nepriklausomybės square., Kaunas
Edas Matulaitis Edita Kriaučiūnaitė

KTU Brass Band The Brassbees (artistic director Raimundas Arnašius) (Lithuania)

April 25 @ 14:30 KAUNAS JAZZ stage, Laisvės ave. 56, Kaunas
Vaiva Venslovienė – vocals Kristina Šinkūnaitė – flute Simas Pčiolinas – flute Juras Lapienis – alto sax Tadas Šimaitis – alto sax Erika Taujanytė – alto sax Mikas Paulauskas – tenor sax Dominykas Tranelis – baritone sax Džiugilė Valiukevičiūtė – clarinet Tomas Jorudas – clarinet Karolis Marcinkevičius – trumpet Rapolas Arnašius – trumpet Justas Čiapas – trumpet Ernestas Petraitis –

Go Band (Lithuania)

April 25 @ 15:30 KAUNAS JAZZ stage, Laisvės ave. 68, Kaunas
Rasa Gorytė – vocals Andrius Savčenko – keyboards David Avetisyan – sax Artur Duckij – bass Dovydas Šulskis – drums Titas Jukšta – drums

Synthetika (Lithuania)

April 25 @ 16:00 KAUNAS JAZZ stage, Laisvės ave. 56, Kaunas
Nikita Kiriuchinas – synths Artiom Zalizko – sax Dovydas Šulskis – drums

Salsa workshop & social (Salsa Kaunas)

April 25 @ 16:00 KAUNAS JAZZ stage, Nepriklausomybės square., Kaunas
Ovidijus Mikšys Viktorija Jermolenko Viktorija Motekūnaitė Mantas Virkietis

Neris Jazz Sextet (Lithuania)

April 25 @ 17:00 KAUNAS JAZZ stage, Laisvės ave. 68, Kaunas
Federico Leder – guitar Evaldas Vaitkus – bass Andrius Savčenko – keys Dovydas Šulskis – drums Adomas Bitinas – alto sax Paulina Bakšaitė – soprano sax

Augustina Vaiginytė Quartet (Lithuania, Russia)

April 25 @ 17:30 KAUNAS JAZZ stage, Laisvės ave. 56, Kaunas
Augustina Vaiginytė – vocals Vlad Danilin – keyboards Misha Voyeykov – bass Kasparas Petkus – drums

Kaunas Jazz Jam #6, Urban all-style battles

April 25 @ 18:00 KAUNAS JAZZ stage, Nepriklausomybės square., Kaunas
Emilis Pilionis / MC

Petras Vyšniauskas & Kaunas Big Band (Lithuania)

April 25 @ 19:00 VMU Great Hall, Kaunas

Together with Cecile Mclorin Salvant & Sullivan Fortner Duo

Cecile Mclorin Salvant & Sullivan Fortner Duo (USA)

April 25 @ 19:00 VMU Great Hall, Kaunas

Together with Petras Vyšniauskas & Kaunas Big Band Cecile McLorin Salvant – vocals Sullivan Fortner – piano.

Tamir (Israel)

April 25 @ 20:00 Open air stage in Vienybės square, Kaunas

 

Jazz fashion show

April 25 @ 21:30 Open air stage in Vienybės square, Kaunas

Saulės Kliošas (Lithuania) /
Firework show

April 25 @ 22:00 Open air stage in Vienybės square, Kaunas

Sofia Rubina Band „Where It Begins“ (Estonia, Lithuania)

April 25 @ 23:00 Music club-pub Sandėlis, Kaunas

 

Giedrius Nakas Trio (Lithuania)

April 26 @ 14:00 Kaunas Synagogue, Kaunas

Tamir (Israel)

April 26 @ 14:00 Raudonė Castle, Raudonė, Jurbarkas District

 

Jamison Ross & Band (USA)

April 26 @ 18:00 Raudondvaris Manor Arts Incubator,, Raudondvaris
Sorry, this entry is only available in Lithuanian. Jamison Ross - „A Mellow Good Time“ Jamison Ross' work „Don't Go To Strangers“

Bob James & Till Brönner (USA, Germany)

April 27 @ 19:00 Vilnius Congress Concert Hall, Vilnius

 

Salvador Sobral (Portugal)

July 16 @ 20:00 The Courtyard of Trakai Castle, Trakai

 

Salvador Sobral (Portugal)

July 17 @ 20:00 Palanga Concert Hall, Palanga

 

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