The Hello Jazz Festival presents a series of najaarsconcerten of several acts from the current jazzscène. In total, there will be more than 60 bands line up at several locations across Belgium.
‘Blue Moods’, the theme being Hello Jazz Festival for the 31st edition chose, as an homage to musician Miles Davis, who in the 80’s present drew on several editions of the festival. The exceptional musician will be honored with concerts of other extraordinary musicians such as Stacey Kent, Avishai Cohen, Dave Holland with his band AZIZA, Fred Hersch, Dave Douglas, Marc Ribot and The Bad Plus & Robin McKelle. Also Belgian acts, such as the saxophonist Robin Verheyen, pianist and composer Ivan Paduart and band STUFF. will this fall within the framework of the festival action.
The locations of the concerts vary, so they fit with the music and the temperament of the artists, ” says the organization. Towns that the heads of the national and international jazz received his Brussels, Dinant, Antwerp, Turnhout, Hasselt and Leuven.
The Hello Jazz Festival starts on 1 October and runs until mid-december. You can find more information on hellojazz.be.