Keith Jarrett / Gary Peacock / Jack DeJohnette
Pianist Keith Jarrett, born 1945 in Allentown, Pennsylvania, is a genius of jazz, free improvisation and classical music. He played together with Miles Davis and Arvo Pärt. His "Köln Concert" was sold 3.5 million times. After his solo guest performance in 2004 Jarrett will now visit Vienna with his trio.
Mother’s Finest | A Soulful Night Of Keys feat. Lonnie Liston Smith
City Hall/Arkadenhof 20.30
Since 1976, Mother's Finest are merging hard rock, funk and soul. With "Baby Love" they launched their biggest hit."A Soulful Night Of Keys" – these are the legendary electric piano-, clavinet- and keyboard-genius Lonnie Liston Smith, together with legendary E-pianist Brian Jackson and Mark Adams.
Dwiki Dharmawan String Quartet Project mit Oliver Steger & Violet Spin – admission free!
City Hall/Arkadenhof 14.00
This year the exceptional musician will present his new project at the Jazz Fest Wien – an Indonesian-Austrian concert: Jazz and classical music, performed by Dwiki Dharmawan on piano, Oliver Steger on bass and the Violet Spin String quartet.
Porgy & Bess 21.00
NYC-resident Zeena Parkins (tyrolean folk harp) and Austrian drummer Herbert Pirker join the quartet for an "Extended Version". The musicians delve deep into the nature of their instruments, exploring their potential as sound-generating bodies, leading us from seemingly familiar models to free musical moods.
Rathausplatz - admission free! 18.00
The Norwegian singer Silje Nergaard, which changes with a lot of feeling between jazz, folk and pop, has a remarkably ageless voice. With jazz harmonies and Popmelodies she weaves extremely compelling songs. This year, she came out with her beautiful twelfth solo album: "Unclouded".