Jazz pianist Jef Neve and the famous saxophonist Pharoah Sanders coming this year to the festival, Gent Jazz. The organization today announced new names for the 17th edition, including singer Kandace Springs and pianist Vijay Iyer. Previously, the jazz is already known that the legendary Italian singer Paolo Conte knew how to snares.
Kandace Springs will be on Friday 6 July performance, the day also Jef Neve work of his latest album “Spirit Control”. On Saturday 7 July, the names on the program as Pharoah Sanders with special guest Nicholas Payton, Vijay Iyer Sextet, Jason Moran and the Bandwagon. The 17th edition of the Gent Jazz Festival takes place between 29 June and 8 July 2018 at the Bijloke in Ghent.