Renowned jazz musicians will perform in Baku
By Laman Ismayilova
Renowned jazz musicians Melvin Travis and Mina Agossi will perform at the Heydar Aliyev Center on September 30, reports Azernews.
The concert will take place as part of the Baku Jazz Festival scheduled for September 23-30.
On this day, jazz lovers have a chance to enjoy the marvelous performance, mesmerizing rhythm and amazing energy.
French jazzman Melvin Travis, aka Mister Melvin, studied at the Black Music School in Paris and performed with famous jazz musicians such as Michèle Hendricks, Derek Martin and Jean Carpenter.
He performs in a specific way, addressing genres such as jazz, soul, funk and blues. Melvin is also an excellent composer, writer and voice teacher.
Mina Agossi, another famous representative of French jazz, having studied in France, Morocco and Nigeria, lived and worked in the United States and Spain.
She quickly gained fame in the jazz world, knowing the musical culture of many countries and combining it in her work. Agossi’s repertoire includes hip-hop, blues, jazz and even rock.
The Baku Jazz Festival has become an essential part of musical life in Azerbaijan. The long-awaited event will once again bring together incredibly talented jazz musicians from Azerbaijan, Turkey, Brazil, Norway, Belgium, Germany and other countries.
On the program of the festival, meetings with musicians, concerts, master classes, exhibitions, jam sessions, and the “I am a Jazzman” competition for young talents.
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