Friday 26 April 2013
Jazz Appreciation Month and International Jazz Day concert
A Global Concert is taking place on April 30th in Istanbul, Turkey. It is being broadcast live online at 9pm (Istanbul) / 7pm (London) / 2pm (New York) / 4am (Sydney - next day). You can watch it HERE.
The concert features Herbie Hancock, Wayne Shorter, Robert Glasper, John McLaughlin, Terence Blanchard, Ruben Blades, Ramsey Lewis, Hugh Masekela, Eddie Palmieri, Al Jarreau, Dianne Reeves, George Duke, Lee Ritenour, Marcus Miller, Jean-Luc Ponty, Milton Nascimento, John Beasley, Igor Butman, Anat Cohen, Vinnie Coliauta, Imer Demirer, James Genus, Bilal Karaman, Pedrito Martinez, Keiko Matsui, Terri Lyne Carrington, Hüsnü Şenlendirici, Joe Louis Walker, Ben Williams, and Liu Yuan.
(concert presented by UNESCO, Republic of Turkey and Thelonious Monk Institute of Jazz.)