Skopje, October 17, 2014/Independent Balkan News Agency
By Naser Pajaziti
Skopje is hosting the Skopje Jazz Festival these days, with the participation of world known groups.
The highlight of the weekend will be the participation of the Scandinavian group “Fire!Orchestra” led by Mats Gustavson and pianist Nick Barc, which will be followed by the trio from Belgium, “Dance Dance”.
“Skopje Jazz Festival” opened on Thursday evening with a performance by maestro Jun Sun Na from South Korea, accompanied by the Swedish guitar player, Ulf Vakenikus. The festival has attracted music passionates from the entire region and Europe, which have filled open and closed premises where the concerts are taking place. The festival will close on Sunday with a concert by composer and multi instrumentalist, Vadada Lio Smith, musician from New York and the Australian jazz band “The Necks”. /ibna/