National Academy of Music big band led by Mihail Yossifov

For the second time the Big Band at the "Pop and Jazz Art" Department of the National Academy of Music "Prof. Pancho Vladigerov", headed by the trumpeter and composer Mihail Yossifov, will be part of A to JazZ Festival program.Young by age and by heart, this orchestra dives into the deep waters of the big band art with boldness/energy and perseverance. The big band repertoire includes both classical big band plays and favorite soul and funk compositions. Pieces by Sammy Nestico and George Gershwin, songs by Natalie Cole and Aretha Franklin, as well as the musical feast for the ears and for the soul "Hip-Hop-Tropa" by Hristo Yotsov.

Vocalists: Veleka Tsonkova, Trinity trio, Christian Grancharov, Haralambos Petsinakis