Teamwork Arts, a versatile entertainment company announced the Jazz India Circuit’s Goa International Jazz Live Festival (GIJLF) 2017 which is scheduled on the 9th and 10th of December at the Stone Water Eco Resort at the Santarem beach, South Goa. GIJLF is an experimental, up-tempo, funky celebration of jazz identified with diverse genres like punk, funk hip-hop, R&B and other forms of music.
Internationally renowned jazz drummer Jojo Mayer of Switzerland will headline Jazz India Circuit’s Goa International Jazz Live Festival (GIJLF) 2017 with his music collective NERVE. Along with Mayer, popular Swiss-born French trumpeter Erik Truffaz, Mumbai-based electronic musician Riatsu, DCF: A Tribute to Madfingers, Kefaya, The Latination, Pol Belardi’s Urban 5, Florian Favre Trio and Vasundhra Vee will also enthrall audiences at the GIJLF 2017.
Listed by the Modern Drummer Magazine as one of the ‘50 Greatest Drummers of All Time’, Jojo Mayer has toured with Monty Alexander and backed up jazz legends such as Dizzy Gillespie and Nina Simone. His signature style of blending genres like drum ’n’ bass and jungle has made him a legend in his own right, having rocked most of the prominent jazz venues.
Speaking at the press meet, Mr. Sanjoy K. Roy, Managing Director, Teamwork Arts, said, “We are happy to be back again in Goa for second leg of Jazz India Circuit. Goa has a special place in jazz history of India and the response from the music loving community of the state gives us the impetus to bring the best of jazz”.
JIC’s Goa International Jazz Live Festival:
When: 9h and 10th December, 2017, 7:00 PM onwards
Where: Stone Water Eco Resort, Santrem Beach, Vasco da Gama, Goa
Entry:Rs.1500/- (Early Bird- Includes GST)
The GIJLF experience promises excellent food and drink stalls, jam and acapella sessions, water sports and martial arts, all leading up to the open-air jazz concerts in the evening.…read more at Jazz India Circuit