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FRANCO AMBROSETTI JAZZ Awards at Paros Park Theater
July 7 @ 21:00 - 23:30 EEST
An event every day that begins at 21:00, repeating until July 8, 2022
FRANCO AMBROSETTI JAZZ AWARDS
Jazz contest with 7 selected groups of young Greek jazz musicians.
Naoussa, Paros (Greece)
6, 7, 8 July 2022
July 6th (forecourt of the Panagia Church, Naoussa) at 21:00hr
* Yiorgos Bereris Quartet
* Michalis Tsiftsis Trio
* Dimitra Papadopoulou Quartet
July 7th (forecourt of the Panagia Church, Naoussa) at 21:00 hr
* Christina Psycha Trio
* Ioannis Vagianos Quartet
* Monika Kabasele Quartet
* Markos Chaidemenos Trio
July 8th (Paros Parks) at 21:00hr
Final concert at Paros Park with the winners of the contest and the Franco Ambrosetti Quartet featuring:
Franco Ambrosetti – fluegelhorn
Yiannis Papadopoulos – piano
Marc Buronfosse – double bass
Panagiotis Kostopoulos – drums
Free concerts on 6 et 7 juillet.
Ticket price for the 8 July concert in Paros Park: 15€ (on sale at Tantanis shop in Naoussa).
This contest has been created for the development of the career of young Greek jazz musicians, thanks to a donation by the Swiss jazz icon Franco Ambrosetti (https://www.francoambrosetti.com), trumpeter, flugelhornist and composer.
Arts Culture Europe organizes the contest, which is endowed with 3000 euros for the Group First Prize, 2000 euros for the Group Second Prize, 1000 euros for the Instrumental Soloist Prize and 1000 euros for the Vocal Soloist Prize. The contest is open to jazz groups of four musicians maximum, musicians up to thirty-five years old, of Greek nationality.
The first edition of the Franco Ambrosetti Jazz Awards contest will take place on July 6-8, 2022 in the island of Paros, Greece (forefront of Naoussa Panagia Church, final event at Paros Park Theater).
Seven selected groups of musicians will play a program of thirty minutes on July 6 and 7 in front of a jury composed by professional musicians and chaired by Mr. Franco Ambrosetti. The performances will be open to the public.
At the end of the contest on Thursday July 7, the winners of the Group First and Second Prizes, of the Instrumental Soloist Prize and of the Vocal Soloist Prize will be nominated after deliberation of the jury. They will receive 3000 euros, 2000 euros and 1000 euros, respectively, for their career development.
The winners of the Group First Prize will play in opening of the Franco Ambrosetti Quintet concert on Friday July 8 at the Paros Park Theater. The winners of the Instrumental and Vocal Soloist Prizes will be invited to play with the Quintet on one or two tunes.