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ENJOY JAZZ International Festival for Jazz and More 2017

Henning Bolte By

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As stated earlier only a fraction of the multitude of concerts could be reported on. The headings of the sections 'shredding—graceful—angelic—rococo—mind-expanding earthy lightness' indicate a rich and meaningful diversity of well-sold concerts with a deeper cohesion and strong local connection, as well as regional connectivity. The three special locations reported on speak for themselves. The last event at the modern dance venue -also connected to the Urban Thinkers Campus, a United Nations initiative -shows what a richly branched and lively firing network like that of artistic director Rainer Kern can effectuate and achieve.

Note on the drawings in the slideshow: the slideshow contains DrawNotes, non-edited drawings spontaneously made in real time during a musical performance.

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