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Eastside is Celebrating International Jazz Day
Tune in and enjoy 24h of Jazz on Friday 30th of April!
Friday 30th of April is International Jazz Day and like previous years Eastside Radio we’ll be running a 24 hour jazz broadcast. For the whole day and across all programming with 17 shows dedicated to Jazz, tune in and enjoy the best of Jazz!
On the menu:
|09:00||George Washingmachine||Somethings Cookin|
|10:30||Claudia Chan Shaw||Arts Friday|
|12:00||Tony Roma||Winding Roots|
|13:30||Caitlin Fricot||New Soul Scenario|
|15:00||Jasper Bruce||Take One|
|16:00||Emilie Lauer||Friday Drive|
|18:00||Chris Zinn||Consumed By Soul|
|18:30||Dj Burn Hard and Josh Teksas||Sounds of Soul|
|20:00||Agent ‘Double O’ Soul||Groove Line|
|21:30||Graflex Flash||The Big Payback|
|23:00||Harry Sounds||Boogie Dance Cafe|
MORE INFORMATION ON INTERNATIONAL JAZZ DAY
WATCH A LIVE & FREE PERFORMANCE
Are you ready for the International Jazz Day All-Star Global Concert on Friday April 30? Live on FB and jazzday.com. Hosted by Michael Douglas from the United Nations, the 2021 All-Star Global Concert will thrill audiences with an historic lineup of performances by some of the world’s greatest jazz masters. Herbie Hancock will serve as Artistic Director, and John Beasley will serve as Musical Director. Performers include: Andra Day, Ivan Lins, Dee Dee Bridgewater, Jonathan Butler, Dianne Reeves Music, John McLaughlin, Angélique Kidjo, Gerald Clayton, Marcus Miller, Jacob Collier, Melissa Aldana, Massimo Biolcati, Cyrus Chestnut, Amina Figarova, Roberta Gambarini, Kenny Garrett, #JamesGenus, Stefon Harris, Ingrid Jensen, Joe Lovano, Rudresh Mahanthappa, Antonio Sánchez, Veronica Swift, Alex Acuña, Justo Almario, Mahmoud Chouki ” Mood “, Romero Lubambo, Francisco Torres, #JustinTyson, #ABu, Ben Williams, Igor Butman, Mandisi Dyantyis, James Morrison, #JunkoOnishi, among others. Produced by the Herbie Hancock Institute of Jazzin conjunction with UNESCO with our lead partner Toyota USA.
SOURCE: FB JazzDay.Com
In November 2011, the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) officially designated April 30 as International Jazz Day in order to highlight jazz and its diplomatic role of uniting people in all corners of the globe. International Jazz Day is chaired and led by UNESCO Director General Audrey Azoulay and legendary jazz pianist and composer Herbie Hancock, who serves as a UNESCO Ambassador for Intercultural Dialogue and Chairman of the Herbie Hancock Institute of Jazz. The Institute is the nonprofit charged with planning, promoting and producing this annual celebration.
International Jazz Day brings together communities, schools, artists, historians, academics, and jazz enthusiasts all over the world to celebrate and learn about jazz and its roots, future and impact; raise awareness of the need for intercultural dialogue and mutual understanding; and reinforce international cooperation and communication. Each year on April 30, this international art form is recognized for promoting peace, dialogue among cultures, diversity, and respect for human rights and human dignity; eradicating discrimination; promoting freedom of expression; fostering gender equality; and reinforcing the role of youth in enacting social change.
International Jazz Day is the culmination of Jazz Appreciation Month, which draws public attention to jazz and its extraordinary heritage throughout April. In December 2012, the United Nations General Assembly formally welcomed the decision by the UNESCO General Conference to proclaim April 30 as International Jazz Day. The United Nations and UNESCO now both recognize International Jazz Day on their official calendars.
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