"Couples in Jazz" : the 9th Annual Arlington Jazz Festival (virtual-style)
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“Couples in Jazz”: performed by musical couples, sheltering in place together, continuing their love of playing, & more importantly, exploring new ways of collaborating w/each other within a reimagined up close & personal festival setting.
“Couples in Jazz”: the 9th Annual Arlington Jazz Festival, this year presented virtually by Arlington Jazz, who has scheduled a series of special online concerts, presented over a 4-day stretch. Performed by musical couples, sheltering in place together, continuing their love of playing, and more importantly, exploring new ways of collaborating with each other while in place. They are enthusiastic about sharing their work within this reimagined up close and personal virtual festivalView more
The Festival is free and open to all; donations will be accepted online on behalf of Boston’s COVID-19 Artist Relief Fund. Details for this Fund, organized by the Boston Center for the Arts, can be found specifically at:
Additional time info:
The “Couples in Jazz” schedule, each of the following nights at 8 pm [arlingtonjazz.org/2020-virtual-jazz-festival-lineup.html]:– Thursday, May 28: Aryadna (voice, violin) w/ David Harewood (piano) [) [aryadna.net, davidharewoodmusic.com];– Friday, May 29: Yulia Musayelyan (flute, voice) w/ Fernando Huergo (bass, guitar) [yuliamusayelyan.com, fernandohuergomusic.com];– Saturday, May 30: Lefteris Kordis (piano) w/ Panayota Haloulakou (voice) [lefteriskordis.com, panayotahaloulakou.com];– Sunday May 31: Elena Koleva (voice) w/ Plamen Karadonev (piano, accordion) [elenakoleva.com, plamenkaradonev.com]
Coronavirus (COVID-19) Update
This year, the annual Arlington Jazz Festival needed to adjust their plans, due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Therefore, this year the Festival organizers decided to present the Festival virtually, with a series of special online concerts, presented over a 4-day stretch.