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.
33. Internatonal jazz festival in the City of Nis „Nisville 2016" will be held from 11th until 14th August 2016 at the Fortress of Nis. The organizers of the festival announced there will be 100 performances on 10 stages and 600 performers.
The young band from Nis Jam Station is going to close this year Nisville (at sunday, august 16th).
Amazing trio: Amira Medunjanin, Bojan Zulfikarpasic and Nenad Vasilic are going to perform at closing Nisville night - Sunday, August 16th.
Guitarist and singer Nenad Zlatanovic formed Texas Flood in 2004 to play blues rock influenced by Stevie Ray Vaughan, Jimi Hendrix , Gov't Mule and Led Zeppelin. After many personal changes in 2008 they finally became power trio. So far the band has released two albums.
Faze Action, comprising of brothers and musical masterminds Robin and Simon Lee, grew up together in Amersham in England, both building an interest in music early on. Robin started his musical journey teaching himself how to play bass and later studied music at Goldsmiths College. In the meantime, his brother Simon was learning to record and produce his own musical creations back in their hometown.
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).
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.
World Jazz group Eftekasat is going to perfom at Nisville, at Saturday, August 15th. "... „In short, if Steely Dan and Steve Vai had been born Egyptian and raised on oriental folk Music, this is the sound they might make".
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.
Dutch band „Jazz Connection" is going to perform at Nisville 2015, in Saturday, August 15th.
Founded 25 years ago in 'jazzy' hometown Breda, Jazz Connection is moving like a train, swinging and rolling with their Jive & Swing show. They have performed at major festivals and clubs in Holland, toured in Belgium, UK, Germany, Switzerland, Scandinavia, France, Bulgaria and Poland as well as in the Middle East, Africa and Asia. The band performed from the start of the band at the Breda Jazz Festival in The Netherlands.
Sotavento Big Band, an Argentine Jazz orchestra formed in Buenos Aires, Argentina 12 years ago is going to perfrorm at Nisville 2015, at Sunday, August 16th. The band shared the stage with numerous professional groups in Argentina and became one of the most active Big Band in the argertinian jazz scene. This year the orchestra performed its first European tour covering Serbia, Bulgaria, Italy, France and Switzerland.