In Foligno returns for the fourth time Young Jazz Countdown, the winter version of the Young Jazz Festival. 8 appointments and 2 jam sessions in 2 days, January 4th and 5th, 2013, with some of the best artists of the international jazz scene as Stefano Tamborrino, Paul Roth, Fattig Folket, Joao Lobo, Valerio Cosi and BABs.
The “true” concerts of the Young Jazz Countdown*4, YJC*4, artistic director Dan Kinzelman from this edition, will be held at the Auditorium Santa Caterina. To open the first day, Friday, January 4th, 2013, at 18:30 Stefano Tamborrino with “Solo un gioco”: exhibition of percussion, objects and toys.
At 19:15 saxophone solo by Paul Roth, United States.
From 20:00 to 21:00 Youngjazz12rondini Dinner Break. By Osteria dodici rondini, appetizers and wine and typical products tastings. In collaboration with the Strada del Sagrantino, this appointment on the first day will have as a guest the Scacciadiavoli wine cellar; Saturday, January 5th, 2013 (at the same time) the Raina cellar.
After the food & wine intermezzo the notes again begin to spread, starting at 21:00 with Fattig Folket (Norway/Sweden), refined and innovative quartet pianoless.
Saturday, January 5th, 2013 times of performance will be the same. To open at 18:30 the drum solo by the Portuguese Joao Lobo. Following the saxophone solo mixed with electronic by Valerio Cosi. After the Dinner Break will be the turn of BABs, English trio that blends bass clarinet, double bass and laptop processing.
As already mentioned, in addition to the 8 "traditional concerts," will take place 2 Jam Sessions, on both evenings starting at 22:30 at El Barrio Social Club, entitled "Ignition! Improv Sessions". The musicians present at the Festival will be invited to improvise freely in front of the public and to "blur" in formations created for the occasion. Each "band" will have about 15 minutes, with results that are sure to be more unpredictable and surprising of a classic jam session.
Ticket costs € 15.00 for a day, "pacchetto regalo" ("gift package") Young Jazz Countdown*4 (key ring and subscription for all the 8 events scheduled between January 4th and 5th, 2013) € 20,00. For more information about the Festival and presales youngjazz.it or El Barrio Social Club. Packages also available at Osteria 12Rondini, Vintage Room, Dieci e Dieci, El Barrio Social Club and Libreria Carnevali (Foligno).