The multiplex culture center Fougaro Artcenter organizes the Fougaro Jazz Festival #9 and welcomes in three days, on Friday 24th, Saturday 25th and Sunday 26th of September 2021, six bands with twenty-four top musicians, representing the Jazz scene in Greece!
According to the artistic director Mr. Haris Kavvadias, this year the most "pure" jazz program is presented. That guarantees the presence of Loukia Paleologos, Dimitris Kalantzis, Giannis Kasetas, Maria Manoussakis, Stavros Lantsias, Angeliki Toumpanakis and their accompanying 18 talented musicians, of the higher standards.
Friday, September 24th 2021
21.30–22.30: DIMITRIS KALANTZIS QUARTET
Dimitris Kalantzis (piano), Alexandros Drakos Ktistakis (drums), George Georgiadis (bass), Andreas Polyzogopoulos (trumpet)
23.00–00.30: LOUKIA PALAIOLOGOU TRIO
Loukia Palaiologou (voice), Grigoris Danis (guitar), Yiannis Angelopoulos (drums)
Saturday, September 25th 2021
21.30–22.30: YIANNIS KASSETAS QUARTET
Giannis Kasetas (saxophone), Dimitris Klonis (drums), Yiannis Papadopoulos (keyboards, piano), Leonidas Sarantopoulos (flute)
23.00–00.30: MARIA MANOUSSAKI QUINTET
Maria Manousaki (violin), Vangelis Stefanopoulos (keyboards), Michalis Evdaimon (electric bass), Alekos Roupas (percussion), Tigran Sargsyan (woodwinds)
Sunday, September 26th 2021
21.30–22.30: STAVROS LANTSIAS TRIO
Stavros Lantsias (piano), Dinos Manos (contrabass), Thanos Hatzianagnostou (drums)
23.00–00.30: DRUMS & VOICE JAZZTRONICA DUET - I. DOUMANIS & ANG. TOUBANAKI
Angeliki Toumpanaki (voice, FX, loops, lyrics, composition)
Elias Doumanis (drums, FX, loops, composition, custom design programming)
Guest: Dimitris Papadopoulos (trumpet)
Sound: Paschalis Kolentsis
Artistic Director: Haris Kavvadias
20:00 each day, with the DJ Vangelis K. in sounds of Jazz music and more...
The entrance to the open concert hall will be with entrance vouchers.
The vouchers are issued in order of priority, with the Certificate of vaccination / disease & your identity card.
The festival will host a maximum of 400 visitors per day.
Request for early arrival to avoid overcrowding.
Fougaro, 98 Asklipiou Ave, Nafplio
Τ +30 27520 47300
Did you know that?
Along with the Festival, the public will have the opportunity to seek Greek and foreign jazz books and magazines in the Library.
In Fougaro, since 2013 every autumn is connected to jazz -with a pause in 2020, due to the pandemic.
The events will take place following the terms and conditions imposed by the health protocols.