Jazz Residency at Kathmandu Jazz Conservatory

Kathmandu, Nepal

In occasion of the forthcoming UNESCO International Jazz Day (30th April), by invitation of the Kathmandu Jazz Conservatory (Nepal) with the support of Fao Mountain Partnership, artists Gianni Denitto and Ivan Bert are going to develop a project that will include charity concerts and workshops.

In the one week residency seven Italian artists (five musicians, one choreographer and one documentarist) are going to perform and teach improvisation techniques, dance and jazz music to the Nepalese students.

Concerts are scheduled in the NAG orphanage, Kathmandu clubs and UNESCO sites.

EMMA for Peace is proud to partner with Kathmandu Jazz Conservatory and support this exciting cultural, educational and social project.

Artists invited:

– Gianni Denitto (alto sax)

– Ivan Bert (trumpet)

– Fabio Giachino (piano)

– Mauro Battisti (double bass)

– Mattia Barbieri (drums)

– Valentina Gallo (choreograper, Teatro Orfeo)

– Paolo Ceretto (documentarist, video maker)