The Reykjavik Jazz Festival will take place for the 27th time from August 10-14 at Harpa Concert Hall. As always the festival reflects the broad spectrum of jazz and everybody should be able to find something to their liking. The festival welcomes International stars such as the Bobo Stenson Trio from Sweden, Gilad Hekselman Trio from New York and Pascal Schumacher from Luxembourg. Icelandic jazz artists in international collaborations play a large role at this year’s festival as well as artists celebrating new releases.
The annual Jazz Parade on the opening day is not to be missed. Events free and open to the public include 5pm Happy Hour and late night jam sessions on the Budvar Stage, two lectures on Saturday at Kaldalón and a family focused program Saturday afternoon at Budvar Stage.
Festival passes, single day passes as well as tickets to select individual events are available.
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