The Bansko Jazz Festival

Bansko is hosting this exciting event that speaks the universal language of music in its most complimentary form – jazz. For twenty-six years, the festival has attracted the attention of musicians and music enthusiasts worldwide, delighting a loyal audience and gaining new followers.

The Bansko Jazz Festival is unique in our social and cultural life. It is an indispensable and most important event in our city’s cultural scene, representing it honourably on the world jazz stage. It allows us to encounter the immense talent of established performers from all over the world and hear the first performances of the youngest musicians who are given their chance through our Jazz Academy.

Jazz Points throughout the city will offer an exciting jazz music experience as diverse artists perform on open-air stages in different parts of Bansko. From classic to contemporary jazz performances, these points will gather genre lovers and provide unforgettable musical moments.
The Jazz Academy will be where masterclasses and workshops with world-class musicians will take place. This is an opportunity for young and ambitious talents to learn from the best in the industry and develop their skills and knowledge.

Bansko Jazz Fest
Bansko Jazz Fest

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