Brussels Jazz Orchestra goes to Hungary


The Brussels Jazz Orchestra is going to Hungary in November to perform in two cities. Budapest will host the international premiere of the new project The Sweetheart & The Daredevil , featuring live music combined with silent movies (a collaboration with the Royal Belgian Film Archive). The concert in Pécs, on 20 November, is Graphicology and offers a surprising fusion of graphic novels and jazz.


More info on the concert in Budapest.
More info on the concert in Pécs.

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A Different Porgy & Another Bess: final concert!


All good songs must come to an end, and after reccording a CD and playing 16 concerts in Belgium, the Netherlands, France, Hungary, Croatia, Serbia and Singapore, we’ll bring this fantastic project to a close on 3 October in Compiègne (80 km north of Paris).  So hurry to Espace Jean Lejendre for an evening with Maria João and David Linx in A Different Porgy & Another Bess. More info.

Open Air Concert Sunday 7 September

The Brussels Jazz Orchestra performs live at Sint-Jansplein, Antwerp, on Sunday 7 September. De Filharmonie, conducted by Dirk Brossé, invites BJO to perform with them at their annual free open air concert.

On the playlist:
Dangerous Liaison and Alone at last (composed by Bert Joris), Bluesette (composed by Toots Thielemans). Frank Vaganée will perform a saxophone solo in Taxi Driver (composed by Bernard Herrmann).
More info.


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