British daily newspaper „Guardian" published list of Top 10 European Jazz Festivals. Nisville jazz festival is there, too! According „Guardian" - Top 10 Jazz Festivals in Europe are: North Sea jazz festival (Roterdam - Netherland), Montreux jazz festival, (Swiss), Jazz in Marciac (France), Jazz a Vienne (France), Guinness Cork Jazz (Ireland), Umbria jazz festival (Perugia, Italy), Nisville (Nis, Serbia), A Love Supreme (Saseks- England), Jazz de Vitoria-Gasteiz (Spain) and Alfa Jazz Fest (Lviv-Ukraine).
Famous singer (born in Nis) Bilja Krstic and her band "Bistrik" is going to perform at Nisville 2016, at Friday, August 12th.
One of the most important sax player at the turn of 20th into the 21st century – Bill Evans is going to perform at Nisville jazz festival 2016 – at Saturday, august 13th. Memebers of his band are Bryan Baker (guitar & vocal) Dave Anderson (bass) i Josh Dion (drums & vocal).
This year, the free program of Nisville Jazz Festival 2016 (August 11th- 14th) will include the international "Balkan Saints" contest – the international competition of brass bands that perform jazz music based or influenced by Balkan traditional music. The winner of the contest will be awarded with a prize money and will perform at the closing night of the festival.
Soweto Kinch, multi award-winning saxophonist, MC and composer specialising in a trademark style of Jazz, Rap and Spoken Word unlike that of any other performer in the world. Is going to perform at Nišville 2016, at Friday August 12th.
For the first time in Serbia,two jazz bands from China: Golden Buddha and Li Gao Yang Group - will perform at this year's edition of Nisville jazz festival.
Super jazz trio consists of "the best jazz pianist of his generation" (Time Magazine) Cyrus Chestnut, "one of the key sidemen in modern jazz" bassist Buster Williams and "one of the founding fathers of jazz fusion" drummer Lenny White is going to perform at first day of Nisville 2016 - Thursday, August 11th.
One of the all-time the best soul artist – Joss Stone is going to perform at Nisville 2016, at Sunday, August 14th.
This music still glows as brightly as that first hearing...Shakatak aren't just a band, they were the soundtrack to our lives" RONNIE SCOTT'S House Magazine (UK).
Legendary British jazz-funk band Shakatak is going to perform at Nisville 2016 (August 13th). Shakatak have enjoyed a level of success and career longevity rarely paralleled in contemporary music – but then Shakatak is a particularly unusual group.