The 18th Athens Technopolis Jazz Festival, which takes place from June 4-10 in Technopolis City of Athens, features 21 ensembles, a very first participation from the USA, a new section titleed “The Greek Showcase Day” and many surprises.

The first day of the festival in Technopolis City of Athens, Monday 4th June, is dedicated to the Greek jazz scene and features the groups: “Greek Jazz Virtuosos”: Athens Big Band feat. Dimitris Tsakas & Vassilis Xenopoulos followed by the festival’s new suggestion “Mihalis Kalkanis Live” and finally Greece’s representation, the “John Balikos Trio”.

The first day also includes the Festival’s Pick. In an effort to bring more Greek artists together with the festival’s fans, two music groups will perform in the Observatory (Paratiritirio) and the Warehouse (Apothiki); the Drums & Voice Jazztronica Duo, a unique duo with Nu Jazz influences, and Alex Dante Plays F. Chopin’s “Nocturnes” in a solo project.

For the festival program, click here.

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