Bergamo Jazz Festival 2016 Directed by Dave Douglas!


Recently named as Artistic Director of the Bergamo Jazz Festival, Dave Douglas follows in the footsteps of previous directors Uri Caine, Paolo Fresu and Enrico Rava to lead this annual festival in the Italian city of Bergamo. This year’s festival takes place March 13-20 and features concerts, film screenings, educational activities and more.

Located an hour east of Milan, the festival takes place in various venues including Teatro Donizetti and Teatro Sociale and includes a broad range of Italian and international artists. Check out some of highlights below. See you out there!

Thursday, March 17
Franco D’Andrea Quartet featuring Han Bennink
Ryan Keberle & Catharsis

Friday, March 18
Geri Allen – Solo Piano
Joe Lovano Classic Quartet

Saturday, March 19
Anat Cohen Quartet
Kenny Barron Trio

Sunday, March 20
Mark Guiliana Jazz Quartet
Bill Martin’s Wicked Knee

More festival details here.