Fourth edition of Made in New York Jazz Festival, Montenegro 2019, was finished with Podgorica concert in The Capital Plaza atrium, and two days before, the audience enjoyed Tivat concert, at the Synchro stage in Porto Montenegro.
As a part of additional program segment, between two main concert events, in jazz club Sejdefa, we had a chance to enjoy Jelena Jovović & Jazz Junction performance, as they presented their first album ,,Heartbeat“. This year also, all artists held two-hour masterclass, which presented a chance for everyone to meet them in person and to listen their observations.
Festival visitiors enjoyed the performance of some of the greatest jazz artisit:
Bill Evans - sax, three time Grammy winner, Lenny White - drums, vocals: Polly Gibbons and Charenee Wade, Ameen Saleem - bass, Axel Tosca Laugart - piano/keyboards, Hermine Deurloo - chromatic harmonica and art director of Made in New York Jazz Competition INC Yaacov Mayman - sax/ewi, Vladimir Maraš - piano/keyboards, Vasil Hadžimanov - piano/keyboards, Vladimir Krnetić - trumpet, Milorad Šule Jovović - guitar and Pippo Corvino - guitar.
In total, this years festival was hosting more than 1.500 visitors.
Strategic partner for the next three years is "The Capital Plaza". Festival partners are: Ministry of culture, Adriatic Marinas / Porto Montenegro, Ministry of sustainable development and tourism, Hipotekarna bank, US Embassy, Capital city Podgorica / Department for culture and sports, Tourist organization Tivat, PAM CG, CGES and hotel Centre Ville.
Friends of the festival are: Yamaha/Eurounit, Hard Rock Cafe and Ethno Jazz Club "Sejdefa".
Official festival vehicle is Renault.
* * Photo credits MEDIATAG
Thank you all for being part of this festival!
See you at the Made in New York Jazz Festival, Montenegro 2020!