The NYC based guitarist, vocalist, composer, arranger, and music producer, Vladimir Cetkar was born in Ohrid in Macedonia. His critically acclaimed, original album releases 'Heavenly' and 'We Will Never End', have positioned him as one of the most distinguished names in the jazz-soul-funk genre.
The Youth Philharmony "Naissus", led by mastro Zoran Adric, is going to perform at openinig of the Nisville 2015 (Thursday, Azgust 13th). Among others, they are going to perform symphonic arrangements of famous jazz standards composed by Duke Ellington, Cole Porter, as well as the songs made famous by Louis Armstrong.
Bulgarian Singer Vasil Patrov and Blagoevgrad Big Band is going to perform at Nisville 2015, at friday, August 14th. Most known as 'Bulgarian Frank Sinatra ', Petrov is going to sing in honour of famous singer nicknamed as „The Voice" and „Ol' Blue Eyes" Though young, Vassil Petrov is an established perfomer with a wide prosfessional interests in jazz and pop music.
The Devon Youth Jazz Orchestra is going to perform at Nisville 2015 main program, at sunday, August 16th, as well as at Youth stage (August 13th and 14th).
Swiss band Vein is going to perform at Nisville 2015 – at Friday, August 14th.
Members are: Michael Arbenz – piano, Thomas Lähns- bass and Florian Arbenz –drums.
Majamisty TriO from Novi Sad is going to perform at Nisville 2015 at Sunday, august 16th. In 2010, pianist Maja Alvanović formed the remarkable combo Majamisty TriO with Ervin Malina on bass, Ištvan Čik on drums. Majamisty TriO was the most brilliant surprise of the 2010 dynamic Eastern European jazz festival season.
Nisville Jazz Festival is pleased to announce the winners of the competition of conceptual design for the "Midnight Jazzdance" stage poster. There were so many great ideas and contestants, but at the end we had to choose only one. By chance, it came out that the winning design is the cooperation between two established and experienced designers.
Hungarian band Bagyi Balazs New Quartet is going to perform at Saturaday, August 15th.
Procedure for media ( radio, TV, magazine, web portal, free lance) accreditation:
Deadline for accreditaion – August 3rd.
Serbian bands Ničim izazvan and Marčelo & Napeti Quintet are going to perform at Nišville jazz festival 2015. The performance of Ničim izazvan is scheduled for Friday, August 14, while the show of Marčelo & Napeti Quintet is going to take place at Saturday, August 15.
British singer, songwriter and multiintrumentalist Tammy Payne is going to perform at Nisville ' at Saturdaz, August 15th. Along with her band (Ruth Hammond - keyboards, Neil Smith - guitar, Will Harris – bass and Matt Brown – drums) she'll present an outsanding album "Viva Outsider" (2014, New York, "Ninety & Nine Records") . The new album is a reminder of what a classic song writer Tammy Payne is. Reminiscent of New Chanson ( Rufus Wainwright, Francois Brut ) in their wit and timelessness, the songs evoke the more wistful elements of jazz and blues, to make for a most poetic lounge sound.