Guitar Plays Festival
The second half of April at Rura Jazz Club will be dominated by the Guitar Plays festival, featuring talented jazz guitarists from around the world. The festival begins on the 21st with American John Abercrombie playing from his Cradle of Light album with Janusz Dykta. The 22nd will feature Polish guitarist of Greek descent Apostolis Anthimos with his trio performing from their Miniatures album. Third up is Grammy-nominated Ulf Wakenius and Slovakian AMC Trio playing on the 23rd. The finale concert is the highlight of the event, with the Rez Abbasi Jazz Quartet fusing jazz with Indian raga sounds. Rez Abbasi will peform on sitar and percussion, and will be joined by classical Indian-style vocalist Kiran. All concerts begin at 8:30pm with tickets 30-50 zloty.