Sweden in the Park with live jazz

Sweden in the Park, Embassy of Sweden

Three Nordic bands perform LIVE jazz in Dupont Circle Park

Sweden

The Splendor is a Swedish jazz quartet that strives to give unpolished details and unexpected ideas leading roles in its music.

The band members are some of Sweden’s most renowned jazz musicians and their joint CV includes tours in every corner of the world.

www.thesplendor.nu

Nils Berg Cinemascope is a Swedish jazz trio, basing their music and performances around a movie projector. Some of the members are:

a balafon master from Accra, giggling teenagers from Brunei, a shy Japanese lady and her flute, and an Indian dance group with rock hard feet.

www.nilsbergcinemascope.com 
 

Finland

Olli Hirvonen is a Finnish jazz guitarist currently based in Brooklyn, New York. His music reflects the past and the present of jazz, combining influences from

the traditional to the more experimental sounds and styles. With a strong emphasis on expression, Hirvonen isn't afraid to showcase his varied influences,

from jazz to avant-garde, classical, and indie rock.  www.ollihirvonen.com

WHAT:                                          Nordic Jazz in the Park!

WHEN:                                          Saturday, June 27th  Concert starts: 6:30 pm

WHERE:                                       Dupont Circle Park in Northwest Washington, DC

RSVP:                                            Larilyn André (202) 467-2644 or larilyn.andre@gov.se

This event is part of the annual Nordic Jazz Festival and held in collaboration with the Nordic Embassies in DC and Dupont Festival.

FREE and open to the public.  

                            

Join us!            #SwedeninthePark                   #Nordic Jazz