EUNIC Concert Series | Slovenian Jazz Evening
Jun 11, 2015 Event Time: Thursday, June 11, 2015, 7:00pm - 9:00pm
Embassy of Austria, 3524 International Court NW, Washington, 20008
EUNIC Concert Series proudly present:
A Slovenian jazz evening
with a presentation of the music documentary “Time to Improvise”, followed by live performance by jazz musicians featured in the film.
- Jure Pukl – tenor saxophone (2015 Prešeren Prize recipient)
- Will Slater – bass
- Žan Tetičkovič – drums
The film tells a story about young Slovenian jazz generation. Film reveals the creative urge and creative processes of young musicians who choose to gain their knowledge abroad by studying with world-renowned mentors.The director Tina Lešničar followed the protagonists to New York, Amsterdam, Groningen, Rotterdam and Vienna to catch a glimpse of their world.
After the screening, the musicians featured in the film will perform live for the audience.
Followed by a conversation with the director Tina Lešničar and a reception where Slovenian wine will be served.
Please RSVP if you would like to attend this event. Tickets are 15 USD (10USD for students).