This years edition of the KOPAfestival has already started with performances in Lund and Helsingborg. On Monday night I will be playing with an exciting project led by the multi-faceted Scott Stroman and soprano saxophone wizard Cennet Jönsson. The group features musicians such as Maggi Olin, Lena Willemark, Lisbeth Diers and Almaz Yebio among others, and the concert takes place in the great cathedral in Lund at 20.00, Monday October 10.
For the festival program see www.kopasetic.se.Since 2006 Kopasetic Productions have produced KOPAfestival in Malmö & Lund - an international jazzfestival featuring bands from Kopasetic and extraordinary musicians from all over the world.
Such great artists as David Liebman, Richie Beirach, Marc Ducret, Bobo Stenson, Tommy Smith, Claudio Fasoli, Michael Bucklley, Marilyn Mazur, Lotte Anker, Jakob Anderskov, Raoul Björkenheim, Tore Brunborg, Lelo Nika, Palle Danielsson, Svante Henryson, Mats Rondin, Almaz Yebio and Sten Sandel have been featured at the festival.
KOPAfestival is produced in collaboration with Jazz i Malmö, Plektrum, Jazz i Helsingborg, Folkuniversitetet, Musik i Syd a.o.