John Legend to perform for the first time ever in Istanbul
Jul27

John Legend to perform for the first time ever in Istanbul

American singer-songwriter and actor John Legend, will be performing his first concert in Istanbul on July 29 as part of the 20th Istanbul Jazz Festival. The nine-time Grammy winner and one of the 100 most influential people win the world, will be performing for his Istanbul fans at the Harbiye Cemil Topuzlu Amphitheatre. Legend, who has been named one of the 100 most influential people in the world by Time magazine, has released a...

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Istanbul Jazz Festival celebrates 20th anniversary
Apr17

Istanbul Jazz Festival celebrates 20th anniversary

This year the Istanbul Jazz Festival is celebrating its 20th year. It will be hosting over 40 concerts that will take place in 14 different venues with the participation of over 400 local and international artists. The Istanbul Jazz Festival, organized by the Istanbul Foundation for Culture and Arts (İKSV) and sponsored for the past 16 years by Garanti Bank, is celebrating its 20th anniversary. The Istanbul Jazz Festival will...

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Alicia Keys to perform in Istanbul
Mar13

Alicia Keys to perform in Istanbul

American R&B singer and 14-time Grammy award winner Alicia Keys will be performing in Istanbul for the first time ever. The 20th Istanbul Jazz Festival will be hosting the internationally acclaimed R&B and soul music performer Alicia Keys. The 14 Grammy award-winning American singer, songwriter and composer Alicia Keys will be performing her first concert in Turkey on Tuesday, July 2nd at 21:00 at the Küçükçiftlik Park in...

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Istanbul Jazz Festival to Celebrate 20th Anniversary
Mar08

Istanbul Jazz Festival to Celebrate 20th Anniversary

The Istanbul Jazz Festival celebrates its 20th anniversary this year, once again assembling successful names in pop, rock, folk and world music as well as famous jazz artists July 2-19. As per tradition, the festival will have a pre-show, this year featuring the Branford Marsalis and Joey Calderazzo Duo at Salon April 15 and 16. One of the most revered saxophonists of his time, Marsalis and pianist Calderazzo, who he met in the early...

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Istanbul Jazz Festival 2012
Jun01

Istanbul Jazz Festival 2012

The 19th Istanbul Jazz Festival will again bring the stars of jazz to Istanbul in July with 50 concerts and more than 300 local and international artists. The festival will expand across the city this year with more than 20 different venues from July 3 until July 19. While still including concerts at classic venues such as the Cemil Topuzlu Open-Air Theatre, the Istanbul Archaeology Museum, Istanbul Modern, Salon İKSV and the Marmara...

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