Turkey’s Antalya Jazz Festival Begins Next Week

Macy Gray, Al Di Meola and Cesaria Evora are among the headliners

The Antalya Jazz Festival, held at the world-renowned Ancient Theatre of Aspendos in Turkey, takes place from July 20-24.

Hosted by the General Directorate of Information of the Ministry of Culture and Tourism, the festival is presented in one of the best-preserved ancient Roman-era theaters in the world.

The festival opens on July 20 with fado singer Monica Molina, accompanied by the Mehmet İkiz trio and China Moses. Also scheduled to perform are Lisa Ekdahl, Cesaria Evora, Macy Gray, Al Di Meola World Sinfonia and Fahir Atakoğlu.

Festival tickets can be purchased from Biletix.

The full schedule is as follows:

July 20

Monica Molina

China Moses And Mehmet Ikiz Trio

July 21

Nina Katamadze And Insinght

Lisa Ekdahl

July 22

Cesaria Evora

L’orchestre De Contrebasses

July 23

Macy Gray

New York Gypsy All-Stars

July 24

Fahir Atakoglu Trio

Al Di Meola World Sinfonia