Bansko Jazz Fest 2008: The Official Programme

Bansko Jazz Fest 2008: The Official Programme

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%LIMG1Bansko Jazz Fest 2008: The Official Programme 8 August Friday 19:30h. Opening Ceremony - stage Nikola Vaptzarov 1. Vassil Petrov and Band of Bulgarian National Radio conducted by maestro Yanko Miladinov and special guests Mery Taneva, Bulgaria and Ben Cross, UK 2. Tavijian Brothers trio and guest vocal Eva, Macedonia - Diran Tavitjan (piano), Garo Tavitjan (drums), Alexander Ikonomov (bass), Eva (vocals) 3. Nona Yotova Band, Bulgaria - Nona Yotova (vocal), Dani Milev (guitar), Lili Yoncheva (tabla, percussion), Kalin Veliov (drums), Michael Shishkov (guitar), Martin Doykin (bass), Valchan Valchanov (oboe); 9 August Saturday 16:00h. Stage Royal Towers 1. Stefka Onikian and George Borissov Sextet, Bulgaria - Stefka Onikian (vocal), George Borissov (trombone), Jasen Obretenov (piano), Ventzi Blagoev (trumpet), Atanas Stoichev (tenor saxophone), Jurii Bojinov (bass), Krum Kalutchev (drums/Vocal) 2. Gerd Baier (piano) and Philipp Gutbrod (drums) duo, Germany US 3. Stoyan Royanov Ya-Ya and Yes or No band, Bulgaria Stoyan Royanov Ya Ya (clarinet, vocals), George Borissov (trombone), Atanas Stoichev (tenor saxophone), Rosen Vatev (drums), Kiril Kojushkov (bass), Patia Sashova (vocal), Elena Brusarska (vocal) 19.30 h. Stage Nikola Vaptzarov 1. Soon Kim Quartet, Japan - Soon Kim (alto sax), Akira Ando (double bass), Lenjes Robinson (drums), Antonio Kama ( guitar) 2. Keiko (piano, vocal), Japan 3. Camelia Todorova (vocal), Antoni Donchev (piano) , George Donchev (bass), Dimitar Semov (drums), Bulgaria 4. Joachim Mencel Trio, Poland - Joachim Mencel (piano), Sebastian Frankiewicz (drums), Andgei Swies (bass) 5. The Israeli Ethnical Ensamble, Israel - Talya G.A. Solan (vocal), Yochai Cohen (percussion), Yaniv Taichman (guitar), Vitaly Podolsky (accordion); 10 August Sunday 11.00h. Hall Come prima at hotel Kempinski Grand Arena 1. Keiko (piano, vocal), Japan 16:00h. Stage Royal Towers 1. Diliana Georgieva (vocal), Simeon Shterev (flute), Antoni Donchev (piano), George Donchev (bass), Dimitar Semov (drums), Bulgaria 2. Mind trips, Bulgaria - Alexander Georgiev (guitar), Bourian Maslev (bass), Iasmin Isinov (keyboards), Vladimir Mitin (trumpet), Panaiot Nikolov (percussion), Stefan Tsekov (drums), Rosena Dralcheva (vocals) 19:30h. stage Nikola Vaptzarov 1. Denis Shulgin quartet, Russia Denis Shulgin (violin), Gaidar Mark (double bass), Aleksei Najarov (piano), Petar Talii (drums) 2. Freddy Cole, USA - Freddy Cole (piano, vocal), Randy Napoleon (guitar), Elias Bailey (bass), Curtis Boyd (drums) 3. Dirty Purchase and Amalia, Bulgaria Hristoslav Galileev Galio (el. bass), Nikolay Radev (drums), Ludmil Stoynev ( keybords, guitar, violin), Ivan Lechev (guitar, violin), Michael Yossifov (trumpet), Velislav Stoyanov (trombone), Vasil Entchev (saxophone), Emil Mintchev (vocal), Amalia Georgieva (vocal) 11 August Monday Day of a German and Austrain Jazz 19:30 Stage Nikola Vaptzarov 1. Swing Stars, Germany Peter Pokorny (trompet, vocal), Heiner Muckenberger (trombone, vocal), Detlef Muhleck (clarinet, tenorsaxophone), Wilfried Juterbock (piano), Rudi Blasing (bass), Reinhard Kuckert (drums, vocal) 2. Side Steps, Germany - Ulli Wehrmann (vocal), Walter Dieterle (guitar), Otmar Prokein (drums), Franz Basler (bass), Gerd Baier (piano) 3. Merry Poppins, Austria - David Lageder (vocals), Thomas Aichinger (guitar), Mathias Vorauer (double bass), Robert Aichinger (drums), Herbert Konighofer (sax, percussion), Markus Marageter (B3 organ) 4. Eight Wheel Drive, Germany - Wolfgang Pannas Dannecker (keyboard, vocal), Manni Schmelzer (trombone), Clive Fenton (trumpet), Jos Wetzels (trumpet), Achim Rietzler (saxophone), Wolfgang Dufte Albers (guitar), Pete Brough (guitar), Rene Putz (drums), Chris Schmitt (vocal), Wilfried Willie Bergen (bass) 12 August Tuesday 19:30 Stage Nikola Vaptzarov 1. Milcho Leviev (piano), Viki Almazidu (vocal), Ventzi Blagoev (trompet), Bulgaria - Greece 2. The Belgrade Dixieland Orchestra, Serbia - Vladimir Rackovic (banjo, vocal), Sava Matic (trumpet), Bodin Draskoci (trombone), Ljubisa Paunic (soprano sax), Aleksandar Miletic (piano), Ivan Maximovic (bass), Milos Milosavljevic (drums) and special guest Bobana Djordjevic (vocal) 3. Orchestra International du VETEX, Belgium - Ruben Deprez (trombone), Tomas Bulcaen (trombone), Benoit Blanc (trombone), Thomas Morzewski (trumpet), Matthieu Lvcqu (trumpet), Jan Cuvelier (trumpet), Loes Coolen (trumpet), Tom Lampaert (trumpet), Jacob Willem (baritone saxophone), Fred Duret (sousaphone), Max Cotteloin ( percussion), Tony Decruyenaere (percussion), Annelies Remaut (bass, drums), Michiel Deblauwe (clarinet), Juliette Bastin (clarinet), Lionel Raepsaet (saxophone), Ine Deblauwe ( flute), Jean-Baptiste Lison (accordion) 4. Tarana with special guests Theodosii Spassov, Netherlands Bulgaria - Frantz von Chossy (piano, keyboards & laptop), Tomas Merlo (bass), Sjahin During (percussion), Ozhan Ocikbas (saxophone, vocals), Borislav Petrov (drums), Alex Simu (saxophone, clarinet), Thodosii Spassov (kaval); 13 August Wednesday 16:00 h. Stage Royal Towers 1. David Diakov (guitar), student at New Bulgarian University, Bulgaria 2. Rachel Row (vocal) and Kink, Bulgaria 3. Eftekasat, Egypt Amro Salah (piano, keyboards), Samer George (bass), Amr Khairy Mestar (drums), Ousso (guitar), Mohamed Medhat (violin), Hany Bedair (percussion) 19:30 h. Stage Nikola Vaptzarov 1. Hilda Kazasyan (vocal), Theodosii Spassov (kaval), Petar Saltchev (vocal), Rumen Toskov (piano), Hristo Yotsov (drums), Veselin Veselinov Eco (double bass), Bulgaria 2. Giovanca, Netherlands - Giovanca Ostiana (vocal), Rory Kofi Anonymous Ronde (guitar), Tim Dudek (drums), Danny La Haye (bass), Eelco Topper (keyboard), Tahirah Sabayo (backing vocals), Sietske Morsch (backing vocals) 3. Palyrria, Greece - Tsiko (electro and acoustic percussion), Dr Aja (bass, synth, percussion) K. Haller (laptop, effects), Pan Kaperneka (vocals, traditional flutes, sax), Andreas Arvanitis (lyre), Strider (clarinet, gaida), Erifily (dancer), VJ Nisidis (video Projections) The organization may change the schedule at any time.