About Festival

Alfa Jazz Fest  - international open-air jazz festival, which is annually held in June in Lviv (Ukraine). Concerts featuring over a hundred world class musicians, performing on three stages in the city’s downtown area, over 40,000 spectators and around 100 accredited press reporters –this is story of the Alfa Jazz Fest of the previous years. The first festival was successfully held in 2011.

The festival takes place on three stages:

  • Main stage in Bohdan Khmelnytskyi Culture Park: the stage dedicated to Eddie Rosner (ticket required)

  • Stage on the central square of the city: Rynok Square (free entrance)

  • Stage in the historic part of the city: Pototski Palace Square (free entrance)

Inaddition to concerts of jazz musicians from around the world, duringthe festival are held jam sessions, master-classes and autographsessions of world jazz stars.

Theawarding ceremony «Alfa Jazz Fest Awards» dedicated to Eddie Rosneris annually held within the festival in Lviv. This Award isestablished to honour the musicians who have made significantcontribution into development of jazz music. The winner is selectedby voting of a wide range of experts, including music critics,prominent culture persons, public and government officials,journalists and entrepreneurs from different countries.

Organizerof the festival: LLC “Leopolis Jazz”.

Our Team

Supervisory Board

Mikhail Fridman

Chairman of the Supervisory board of Alfa Group Consortium

Svyatoslav Vakarchuk

Musician

Aleksandr Lukanov

President of Alfa-Bank (Ukraine)

Oleg Sysuev

First Deputy of Chairman of the Council of directors of Alfa-Bank (Russia)

Alexey Kogan

Art director of Alfa Jazz Fest