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AGHARTA PRAGUE JAZZ FESTIVAL 2017 


November 6, Lucerna Music Bar, 9 pm                                                  BUY TICKETS
CANDY DULFER

Dutch saxophonist Candy Dulfer is known around the world for her powerful and high-energy concerts. She collaborates with the biggest artists (such as Beyoncé, Prince, Aretha Franklin, Blondie, Maceo Parker, Dave Stewart and Van Morrison), performs with her own band across the world in sold-out clubs and on the largest festival stages and received a Grammy Award nomination for her debut album ‘Saxuality’. Her solo albums sold over 2.5 million copies combined worldwide and she has had several number 1 hits in the USA.

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TU 10/24 TUTU....30th anniversary Tour fusion - g, ts, p, b, d RESERVE | BUY TICKETS
  

Boris Urbánek - keyboards, Rudy Horvat - guitar, Jan Tengler - sax , EWI, Jenny Krompolc - bass, Michal Hejna - drums

A totally exceptional performance of the band based by Boris Urbánek from Ostrava on stage again. besides other founding members Michal Hejna and Jenny Krompolc , there will also be musicians from the last time of this great band's existence Rudy Horvat and Jan Tengler.  

  
WE 10/25 AghaRTA BAND groove jazz audio video RESERVE | BUY TICKETS
  

Adam Tvrdý (guitar), Ondřej Kabrna (piano), Vít Švec (bass ), Michal Hejna (drums)

As the name implies, this band can be heard only in AghaRTA club. The drummer and club manager Michal Hejna, regularly invites musicians with whom he likes to play. Especially sensitive and romantic pianist Ondřej Kabrna, bassist Vit Švec, and ultimately universal guitarist Adam Tvrdý. The repertoire reflects the musical tastes of all those involved, including their compositions. 

  
TH 10/26 PRIME TIME VOICE jazz vocal trio + g, b, d audio video RESERVE | BUY TICKETS
  

Dana Šimíčková: soprano, Taťána Roskovcová: mezzosoprano, Marta Marinová: alto, Jiří Kovář: acoustic guitar, Jaroslav Šimíček: double bass, arrangememts, Jan Dvořák: drums

“Go after the inner power of music” is what connects them via old, forgotten yet unforgettable, new or newly discovered melodies by Klugh, Silvestri, Grusin, Mancini, Metheny, Corea and many more. “Common denominator” of all arrangements is shift to jazz and thus the band casually floats through the genres. Thanks to this compactness in rendition of the songs their repertoire can with no hesitation handle both film melody and folk song or their own works. Pleasing acoustic sound enhances fresh repertoire, elaborate vocals and impressive jazz solos.

  
FR 10/27 JOSEF VEJVODA TRIO modern jazz audio RESERVE | BUY TICKETS
  

Josef Vejvoda (drums), Kryštof Marek (piano), Ondřej Štajnochr (double bass)

Band leader Josef Vejvoda involved as a top drummer in many projects of Czech jazz scene for many years. His trio recorded many CD albums, radio and television broadcasts, and has performed on many stages at home and abroad. The repertoire consists of compositions of all the group members.

  
SA 10/28 FRANTIŠEK UHLÍŘ TEAM modern jazz RESERVE | BUY TICKETS
  

František Uhlíř (acoustic bass), Andy Schofield (saxophone), Petr Beneš (piano), Jaromír Helešic (drums)


Our Team compiled in 1987 by double bassist Frantisek Uhlir, who belongs to a generation of bass players in the world known as the "Czech bass school". Chamber music groups F.U.T. is well-balanced and stems from the interaction of players who offer surprising possibilities to change the color and expression.

  
SU 10/29 NOČNÍ OPTIKA contemporary jazz audio RESERVE | BUY TICKETS
  

Štěpán Zbytovský (fl), Miroslav Nosek (guit), Jakub Dvořáček (pno), Jan Keller (bg, vcl), Jan Dvořák (dr)

Noční Optika (Night Vision) is made up of musicians whose starting point is jazz and classical music. The originality of this band is testified to by their special sound. ‘The result is a kind of outskirts or suburbs of jazz mainstream, which flashes with the feverish pulse of the metropolis and blows with breezes over the darkening surfaces of forest ponds. The meditations of the neurotic and the frenzied flight of the stoic blend together here in a herbarium of forgotten creatures’. You can find out for yourself by listening to their three albums, Herbarium, Strojek z půdy (Machine from the Attic), and Astigma - all on the Arta label.

  
MO 10/30 HOT LINE fusion audio RESERVE | BUY TICKETS
  

David Fárek (saxophones), Jaroslav Frýdl (guitar), Jan Hála (keyboards), Vladimír Kliment (bass guitar), Ondřej Sluka (drums)

Hot Line is a leading Czech jazz group dedicated to the mid- 80s style fusion . The group founded in 1984 by pianist , composer and arranger Jan Hala. The band went through a number of great jazz musicians . No different is the case in this current report, in which dominate young faces saxophonist David Farek and drummer Ondřej Sluka who recorded the last album Storytelling .

 

  
TU 10/31 LACO DECZI & CELULA NEW YORK (USA) modern jazz RESERVE | BUY TICKETS
  

Laco Deczi: trumpet; Jan Aleš: keyboards; Michael Krásný: bass; Vaico Deczi: drums

Trumpet player, composer and band leader Laco Deczi was born in Bernolakovo (close to Bratislava, Slovakia) in 1938. In 1960's he was a member of Karel Velebny's SHQ. In 1970 he recorded his solo album "Sentimental Trumpet" with strings. As soloist he took part on the famous big band recording "Jazz Goes To Beat" by Vaclav Zahradnik. In the end of 1967 he founded his own Jazz Celula ensemble and since the beginning of 1970 he was a member of d the Czech Radio Jazz Orchestra (JOCR). Since 1985 he lives in United States where he is a leader of the "Jazz Cellula International". 
Laco has performed throughout the United States with a roster of jazz the finest musicians, among them: Elvin Jones, Bill Watrous, Junior Cook, Dave Weckl, Sonny Costanzo, just to name a few.

  
WE 11/1 UHLÍŘ / MAGRIS / HELESIC TRIO modern jazz RESERVE | BUY TICKETS
  

František Uhlíř (acoustic bass), Roberto Magris (piano), Jaromír Helešic (drums)

Our Team compiled in 1987 by double bassist Frantisek Uhlirwho belongs to a generation of bass players in the world known as the "Czech bass school"Chamber music trio. is well-balanced and stems from the interaction of players who offer surprising possibilities to change the color and expression.

  
TH 11/2 AghaRTA BAND groove jazz audio video RESERVE | BUY TICKETS
  

Adam Tvrdý (guitar), Ondřej Kabrna (piano), Vít Švec (bass ), Michal Hejna (drums)

As the name implies, this band can be heard only in AghaRTA club. The drummer and club manager Michal Hejna, regularly invites musicians with whom he likes to play. Especially sensitive and romantic pianist Ondřej Kabrna, bassist Vit Švec, and ultimately universal guitarist Adam Tvrdý. The repertoire reflects the musical tastes of all those involved, including their compositions. 

  
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