The oldest jazz festival in Europe (is carried out 1971 year), the second largest in the world. Annually, in may, here come the professional performers and jazz lovers from around the world, celebration lasts a week.
The city of Dresden is also called the capital of the old jazz, so as to come to the festival more 500 thousands of fans of this direction of music and more 350 famous musicians from more than 10 countries. Over the years, was visited by such jazz stars, as the Blue Wonder Jazzband, The Jackson Singers, Cynthia Sayer & Hot Jazz Group, Blue Wonder Jazzband, Mart Rodger’s Manchester Jazz, Steve Clayton, Pascal von Wroblewski, Dixieland messendzherz and other.
At various venues around passes 60 concerts, set of performances held in the cafe, bars, parks, on ships and squares.
Dixieland festival program is very intense. It also conducts seminars and musical exhibition and sale. In celebration also included family concerts and performances for children, will be mini-parades and fireworks. City engulfed fiery music and dance.
At the end of the festival will be a long parade of ensembles participating, which close the festival. Every year the festival is visited by more and more fans and listeners of jazz rhythms.
Traditionally, part of the submissions to the public free of charge. For each presentation or concert its worth, schedule can be found on the festival website.
Официальный сайт: http://www.dixieland.de