São Vicente: Mindel Summer Jazz starts today with program full of national and international talent – organization

Mindelo, Aug 2 (Inforpress) – The 8th edition of Mindel Summer Jazz kicks off tonight at Pracinha do Liceu Velho and with a program which, according to the organization, is full of national and international talent.

According to Vou Monteiro from the organization everything is ready for the kick-off of the 8th edition of Mindel Summer Jazz (MSJ), “practically” guaranteed with the arrival of artists from outside, Tuesday and Wednesday.

On the artistic side, he assured, the MSJ presents a program “full of great national and international artists”. Beginning with the band Prêt and Bronk quartet (Bruno, Ivan Medina, Khaly Angel and Vando Pereira), from Cabo Verde, who will open the stage tonight, with guest Zubikilla Spencer.

The same night, Johny Keys Band feat Djim Djob, from the United States, and the band MND Flo, from the Berklee College of Music (USA). The second day, Friday, will feature the Cabo Verdeans TrêsMasUm, with Yvan Medina, followed by Fred Wesley and The New JBs, with Ernie Fields Jr.

The 8th edition of Mindel Summer Jazz will be closed by Alfredo Rodriguez Trio, composed of musicians from Cuba and the US, and which, according to Vou Monteiro, will be the “surprise factor”, to close the event with a “golden key”.