XXVII Swing of the White Night jazz festival in Saint Petersburg – Swing of the White Night 2020 – will take place online

22 June 2020

The event will happen from the 26th to the 28th of June.

On the 26th and the 27th of June from 6 p.m. recordings of playing by famous Russian, European and American jazz musicians will broadcast. Those musicians have performed on St. Petersburg State Jazz Philharmonic Hall’s stage in different times.

On the 28th of June at 8 p.m. the recording of the Swing of the White Night 2019 gala concert, which took place outdoors near Mikhailovsky Castle the last year, will broadcast.

As reported to Saint Petersburg Culture Committee, annual Swing of the White Night jazz festival in Saint Petersburg has been held by St. Petersburg State Jazz Philharmonic Hall with the assistance of the committee since 1994.

It has been for many years that this festival presenting Saint Petersburg as one of the largest European jazz art centers takes place at the end of June – in the White Nights period. The festive programme includes evening concerts in Jazz Philharmonic Hall and an afternoon outdoor gala concert on Sunday (near Mikhailovsky Castle).

It will be possible to watch the festival broadcasts on Jazz Philharmonic Hall official website.