As the Istanbul Foundation for Culture and Arts, we always and unconditionally take side with democracy. We firmly believe that our country will overcome these hard times. We believe that music is our common language and we will be continuing the ongoing 23rd Istanbul Jazz Festival with some programme changes for the following days. You can follow the changes by clicking here and through our social media accounts.
18th of July Monday
Cyrus Chestnut and Buster Williams will perform as a duo at Zorlu PSM Drama Stage; however, Lenny White will not be able to attend the concert.
Branford Marsalis Quartet with Special Guest Kurt Elling concert has been cancelled.
19th of July Tuesday
Antonio Sanchez and Migration and Scofield Mehldau Guiliana concerts have been cancelled.
20th of July Wednesday
Ernest Ranglin & Friends concert will take place at a different venue (to be announced); however, the opening band The Budos Band will not be able to perform at the concert.
European Jazz Club (Avrupa Caz Kulübü) event’s Bulut Gülen Quintet concert will take place at Salon İKSV. Guest musician Yuri Honing will not be able to perform at the concert.
21st of July Thursday
Night Out (Gece Gezmesi) event has been postponed to a later date.