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Wine & Jazz Days
August 1 @ 10:00 am – August 4 @ 5:00 pm
Good wine and good music, nourishment for the body and soul!
Since 2015 Debrecen’s Great Forest has been home to a festival of Wine and Jazz. This year, once again the event has grown even bigger, with between 60-70 family-owned wineries from around Hungary, a growth of around 20% on last year. In addition at the time of writing, 40 jazz bands have committed to the event (for a full list see the bottom of this article).
Originally two separate events, Wine and Jazz Days is the combination of the fifteen-year-old Debrecen Wine Festival and the forty-three-year-old Debrecen Jazz Days. The combination provides the perfect heady mix, taking place in the ideal location with the backdrop of the Great Forest.
On Saturday, the 3rd day of the event, the “Kéknyúl” band headlines the Jazz on the Fórum Színpad stage.
On Sunday, the fourth day, probably the busiest day, the “Young Musician of the Year” and “JazzFed Quartet” from the Hungarian Jazz Federation take to the “Jazzma Stage” as does the Debrecen Dixiland Jazz Band feat. István Gyárfás who take to the “Playground stage”.
The event is perfect for the whole family, while the kids play at the Froggy playground, parents play too!
To stay up-to-date on the program changes, check out the event homepage or check their Facebook page. Please note that at the time of writing the event schedule of appearance has not been finalized.
Debrecen Jazz Band feat. János Németh | Sándor Tóth Band | Step Time Band | Zolbert | Gergely Pálinkás birthday concert | Dénes Makovics Sextett, guest: Kálmán Oláh | Imre Kőszegi Quartet | Berci Temesi and friends | Attila Vörös Jazzcraft | Dumbledore’s Army | Ľudové Mladistvá (SK) | György Orbán Coltrane Legacy | Emma Nagy Quartet | Urbán – Révész Duo | Vintage Dolls | Jovicevic/Miklos/Wojcinski Trio (RS) | Nunki Bay Starship |LFZE Szaxofon Quintet | János Németh and friends | Loop Doctors | Fusio Group | Szabolcs Oláh Quintet |Random Trip feat. Andris Jász, Janka Koszi, MC Kemon | Balázs Bágyi New Quartet | János Németh Quintet |István Elek Quartet | Soso Lakatos feat. Péter Oláh – Miklós Gányi – Attila Gyárfás | Miklós Gányi Trió | Chris Devil Trio | Gábor Kollmann Quintet | Zoltán Zana és barátai | Kálmán Oláh Jr. and Kálmán Oláh Trió | Grencsó Kollektív | Borbély Műhely | Dresch Quartet | Zuboly | Károly Gáspár Trió | Bendegúz Varga Quintet | Orsi Burján & the Pálinkálom | The Sosinas | Young Jazz Musician of the year and JazzFed Quartet | Debrecen Dixieland Jazz Band feat. Olivier Franc (FR), Benoît de Flamesnil (FR) and István Gyárfás
The event was published in collaboration with Visit Debrecen.