MUSIC: Nordic Jazz 2013
Wednesday, June 26, 2013 from 6:30 PM to 10:30 PM (EDT)
Nordic Jazz 2013 - Five Countries, Eight Concerts!
The Nordic Embassies and Twins Jazz Club are excited to present the seventh annual Nordic Jazz Festival in Washington, D.C., June 20-29, 2013. Jazz artists from Denmark, Finland, Iceland, Norway and Sweden will present the modern sound of Nordic Jazz over the course of one week. Concerts will take place at the embassies of Finland and Sweden as well as at the renowned Twins Jazz Club. This year the festival is bigger than ever and presents a rare opportunity to sample seven very different world-class Nordic groups and solo artists.
For a complete schedule of the Nordic Jazz 2013 festival as well as information on all bands, please visit: http://usa.um.dk/en/nordicjazz2013/
Tickets to Twins Jazz: http://www.twinsjazz.com
15% dicount with promo code NJF2013
Rooftop Concert at House of Sweden
On June 26, jazz bands from Iceland, Sweden, Denmark and Norway will take the rooftop stage at House of Sweden, Embassy of Sweden. Doors will open at 6:30 pm, first band at 7:00 pm.
MC for the evening: Jeff Antoniuk http://www.jeffantoniuk.com/
Schedule for the evening:
6:30 pm Doors open
7:00 pm Tómas R. Einarsson Latin Trio, Iceland (30 min)
7:45 pm Lina Nyberg Band, Sweden (30 min)
8:30 pm Søren Møller, Denmark (30 min)
9:15 pm Maren Selvaag Trio, Norway (30 min)
10:00 pm Jam session
10:30 pm End of event
Join us for an unforgettable night with the beautiful view of Washington D.C and the Potomac River!
Cash bar with burgers and cheese plates available for purchase. CASH ONLY!