For the 9th consecutive year, the institution, which was embraced by both, the public and the artists, returns to the RIALTO Theatre in Limassol on Friday 9 and Saturday 10 December.
The Platform is organized by the Cultural Services of the Deputy Ministry of Culture and the Rialto Theatre, aiming to highlight and promote the most important artists of Jazz and World Music in Cyprus.
The 9th Cyprus Jazz and World Music Showcase will feature a total of 10 bands consisting of more than 40 musicians. 8 bands will present their new work at the RIALTO Theatre and 2 will be presented at a space close to the RIALTO which will be announced soon.
As part of the event, there will also be meetings with guests from abroad, side events, a workshop on Improvisation in Jazz with Dimitris Vassilakis (President of Jazz Democracy NPO, Artistic director & founder of RIJF) and jam sessions.
RIALTO Theatre (at 19:30)
Aris Guitar Trio
Cahit Kutrafali ft. Ezgi Akgurgen
Vassilis Philippou – Colourful Emptiness
Ioanna Troullidou Quartet
Gaba Project ft. Nicolas Tryphonos
Side Events (at 22:00)
Friday 9/12 Andria Antoniou & Friends
Saturday 10/12 Dimitris Terpizis Quartet
Organisers: Deputy Ministry Culture and the Rialto Theatre
Media Sponsors: Astra 92.8, Cybc
Technical Support: Eventpro
Hospitality Sponsor: Alinea
Supported by: Organisation for European Programmes and Cultural Relations, Co- Funded by the European Union, Lemesos Newspaper, Limassol Today, Lemesos Blog, Vestnik Kipra, Limassol Tourism Board, Social et. Al, Vestnik Kipra
Rialto Theatre 9 & 10 December, at 19.30
Tickets: €10 / 8 (€15 for 2 days), Free entrance for musicians and Music students.
Box-office: 77 77 77 45 E-tickets: www.rialto.com.cy
Facebook page: Cyprus Jazz & World Music Showcase