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Saimaa Jazz Festival organized for the first time in July


Saimaa Jazz Festival, which will be held for the first time, will bring a total of five ensembles to the Savonlinnan Kulttuurikellari to give concerts on July 9-11, 2021. Saturday's concert day culminates in a jam session open to the public, hosted by saxophonist Teemu Takanen.

Saimaa Jazz Festival 2021 will be held at the Savonlinnan Kulttuurikellari on July 9-11, 2021. During the three-day event, the audience will hear a varied style coverage of a wide range of rhythm music.

The festival is organized by Tuotantotiimi SoiniSalo, Olavin Jazz and Sointi Jazz Orchestra supported by The Finnish Music Foundation, Nova Records ja Savonlinna Summer University.

Saimaa Jazz Festival

Friday 9.7.


Saturday 10.7.

16:00 / Nossa Bossa

19:00 / Sointi Jazz Orchestra feat. Maja Mannila

21:00 / Super jam session, hosted by Teemu Takanen

Sunday 11.7.

16:00 / The Watercolors

19:00 / Lehtojärven Hirvenpää

Concert tickets from 20/18 €. In addition, a festival pass worth € 85 is available, which entitles you to participate in all the concerts of the festival. Just a Saturday night jam ticket from the door € 5. The concerts follow THL's hygiene and health recommendations and closely monitor the event restrictions set by AVI.

Festival website

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Lehtojärven Hirvenpää, photo © Antti Sepponen