|The Association "Cultural Initiative" and the Student Cultural Center present a series of concerts "Jazz Stories with Oleg Kireev".|
"Jazz stories" are concerts and short essays about music, great performers, meetings and impressions that Oleg Kireev tells just before his quartet or quintet performs.
Immersion into jazz starts with the program "Golden Age of Jazz". The epich that covers the period from approximately 1934 to 1946 is related with the high popularity of great orchestras. Melodic, dance and romantic music performed by great orchestras, most famous for the old classical black and white films from the mid-20th century. Under this music people danced in nightclubs and dance podiums of that time.
Yes, there was a time when jazz was fantastically popular. Whenever people were dancing exclusively to jazz, when it was favorite music no matter the oldness. This time is called "The Golden Age of Jazz", and its nobility became exceptional musician who has entered the history of world culture.
Duke Ellington, according to many music historians, is the greatest American composer. He is the author of countless compositions that have become jazz standards. An orchestra leader who has set standards for a big band as such. He is the owner of the highest state awards in several countries of the world. Great "Duke" of jazz.
Count Basie - "Earl" Basie, is one of the most prominent personalities in jazz history. The creator of an absolutely unique, recognizable style, as pianist and director of one of the most impressive jazz orchestras on the planet.
Coleman Hawkins - one of the pillars of the jazz world, the most famous American tenor saxophonist who has won world glory and thousands of followers.
Saxophonist Oleg Kireev and the best jazz musicians from Belgrade will show the audience a remarkable program full of true adrenaline. Jazz enthusiasts expect magic swing, juicy improvisation, original ideas and unexpected experiments.
The famous jazzman from Russia, nominated for the Grammy Award, whose albums are released in the US and among the best 100 of top American jazz radio stations, Oleg Kireev invites viewers with children to the concert! Do not worry kids will be bored or will not understand jazz music! The "Golden Age of Jazz" program is aimed to the audience of 6+.
A wonderful evening, lots of fun and interesting music stories, magnificent jazz and a great atmosphere - all on February 23rd. Authors program of Oleg Kireev "Jazz Stories" at the Students' Cultural Center club.