Saint Petersburg



Saint Petersburg

Audience Favouries / Concerts

Where:
The St. Petersburg Academic Capella
Address:
20 Nab. Reki Moyki
When:
18.11.2017
Age:
6+
 
 
Audience Favouries: Concerts, Saint-Petersburg
Photo by Anna Webber

Kurt Elling, a Grammy award winner and currently perhaps the best jazz singer in the world, will be appearing in Russia for the first time with the Moscow Jazz Band under Igor Butman at the Cappella on 18 November.

Musicians whom the critics like do not always appeal to the public and vice versa, but Kurt Elling is popular with both. His voice has a range of four octaves: he is a brilliant exponent of scat (vocal improvisation) and “ranting” (improvised rhyming comments on everything around him during a performance). He is also skilled at writing words to instrumental solos. The gala concert featuring the legendary jazz performers Kurt Elling, Igor Butman and the Moscow Jazz Band is part of Jazz Across Borders (JAB), the first international jazz forum&festival in Russia held during the 6th St. Petersburg International Cultural Forum.

On the Map

What Is Nearby?

Magazine
Where St.Petersburg

November 2017



© 2012-2013, LLC Travel-Press
The Website and and all of its sub-domains including all databases are the intellectual property of “Travel-Press” LLC and protected by law.
The Website may contain content that is not intended for persons under 16 years old.