A unique series of concerts of top players on the Czech jazz scene focuses on a distinctive interpretation of the famous jazz standards. Showcases improvisational skills of musicians and their technical virtuosity. For more information about the musicians, performers, visit the site directly Jazz Republic.
The band of a jazz guitarist Libor Šmoldas ranks among the leading representatives of the so-called “new generation of Czech jazz”. Libor, which has had already at the age of twenty-nine rich international experience and cooperation with the stars of the jazz world (George Mraz, Jeff Ballard, Sam Yahel, Adam Nussbaum, Bobby Watson and others) surrounded himself with outstanding musicians of his generation: Josef Fečem (bass), Hobzek Thomas (drums) and Peter Benes (piano).
Tribute to Frank Sinatra, the most famous are the evergreens golden swing era hits and the greatest king of swing will remain sound over the golden city of Prague in Black Swan Theatre Café. After eight successful concerts in 2011 that the Black Swan met with a huge audience, prepared for this year is singer John Smigmator a series of musical innovations that make the best hits of Sinatra and other standards repertoire. Unique atmosphere of concerts at Cafe Black Swan Theatre – surely impress you and will help at least for a moment forget the bustling world around.
Hot Line is a Czech jazz fusion band, and mostly by the third decade leading pianist, composer and arranger John Hala, who is also the author of most of the band’s repertoire. Besides pianists Hála also operates in the band drummer Michal Hejna, Rostislav Fraš saxophonist, bassist Zdenek “Wimpy” Tichota and guitarist George Smith.