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International Jazz Day celebrated worldwide on 30 April

Monday, 30 April 2018
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Historic Centre of Saint Petersburg and Related Groups of Monuments (Russian Federation) © Ko Hon Chiu Vincent | Ko Hon Chiu Vincent | Image Source: Ko Hon Chiu Vincent

Special Events in Host City St Petersburg

The Director-General of UNESCO, Audrey Azoulay, and UNESCO Goodwill Ambassador Herbie Hancock announced the programme for the 2018 edition of International Jazz Day, with events in Saint Petersburg (Russian Federation), a World Heritage site and this year’s Global Host City, and over 190 countries around the world.

A series of educational and outreach programmes will take place in the Global Host City, where the Day will culminate in an extraordinary all-star concert at the historic Mariinsky Theatre, an event which will be streamed live worldwide.

The 2018 Global Concert will be webcast on JazzDay.com and Facebook on Monday, April 30 at 16:00 New York, 21:00 London, 22:00 Paris, 23:00 St. Petersburg and 05:00 Tokyo (May 1).

 For more information, see https://jazzday.com/

Monday, 30 April 2018
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