Ten-time Grammy winner Bobby McFerrin and other main acts announced for April Jazz

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April Jazz festival, held on 24-28 April in Espoo has announced its main acts: singer Bobby McFrerrin,  awarded with ten Grammy awards; a three-time Grammy winner and  guitarist legend, John Scofield; saxophonist Joshua Redman with his jazz trio and Norwegian saxophonist Marius Neset who performs with his quintet and Tapiola Sinfonietta.

The main acts for Sellosali concerts are charismatic jazz vocalists Somi, hip hop, soul, jazz and R&B mixing rap artit Oddisee with the Good Company ensemble and Grammy awarded percussionist Evelyn Glennie.

April Jazz is the biggest jazz event in the metropolitan area with more than 10 000 visitors in a year. In 2019 April Jazz is held for the 33th time. The venues include Espoo Cultural Centre in Tapiola, Emma - Espoo Museum of Modern Art, Tapiola Church, April Jazz Club at Tapiola Garden and Sellosali in Leppävaara. The event is organized by Espoo Big Band ry.

The tickets for the announced concerts are sold in Lippupiste offices and online shop. The full spring programme is released before the end of the year.

BOBBY MCFERRIN
Wed 24.4.2019 at 19

MARIUS NESET & TAPIOLA SINFONIETTA
Thu 25.4.2019 at 19  

JOHN SCOFIELD TRIO
Fri 26.4.2019 at 19

JOSHUA REDMAN TRIO

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VALTTERI LAURELL NONET FEAT. ANTTI SARPILA
Sat 27.4.2019 at 19

SOMI
Thu 25.4.2019 at 19

ODDISEE & GOOD COMPNY
Fri 26.4.2019 at 19

TRIO HLK WITH EVELYN GLENNIE
Sat 27.4.2019 at 18 

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