Belgrade Jazz Festival 2021
The 50th Belgrade Jazz Festival will be held from 26 to 31 October, and it will present 25 bands, ie more than 100 musicians from 17 countries. Due to the jubilee, the manifestation will last for seven days with a special guest appearance in Novi Sad.
The audience will be able to enjoy the best contemporary jazz from all over the world and more than 100 musicians from Europe, North America and Asia, including the most talented young authors of the Serbian jazz scene.
The slogan of the festival is “Jazz Flame” in line with an anniversary. One of the most famous composer of contemporary jazz, Maria Schneider, is coming from New York, accompanied by the best young, German big band “Subway Jazz Orchestra”.
The Azerbaijani pianist Aziza Mustafa Zadeh will be a guest with her trio, and the festival will be opened by the Novi Sad “Miami Trio” with a special guest Urlich Drehsler.
Trumpet player Theo Crocker and pianist Brad Mehldau are coming from the USA, as well as prominent names of the European jazz scene – “Rymden” from Sweden and “Markus Stockhausen Group” from Germany.