Hot Jazz Band
Formed in 1985, by today Hot Jazz Band has become one of Hungary’s most successful group of professional musicians. It represents that wonderful world of music, which is called the “Jazz Era”. The dance music of the 1920s. ’30s and ’40s; the early (Classic) Jazz; the Swing and the Dixieland comes alive in their performances. They also have the same era’s Hungarian compositions in their repertoire.
Music / Jazz festivals’ appearances: Lyon, Ried, Regensburg, Bratislava, Marciac, Montlouis, Bussum, Cluj, Dresden, Varazze, Policka, Osterode, Gronau, Helsinki, Straden, Varasdin, Tallin, Zürich, Szczavnicza, Nagykároly, Vienna, Anif. In 2006 they were invited the sixth(!) time to partake in the Sacramento Jubilee (CA, USA), the world’s largest annual Traditional Jazz festival.
They had the opportunity to play with such great musicians as: Cynthia Sayer, Mike Vax, Tom Kirkpatrick, Peter Ecklund, Joe Muranyi (Louis Armstrong’s All Stars), Leroy Jones, Wynton Marsalis, George Probert, Bill Allred, Tom Saunders, Allan Vaché, Johnny Varro, Howard Alden, Jake Hanna, Randy Reinhardt, John Sharidan(USA); Acker Bilk, Kenny Ball (UK); Marcel Zanini, Irakli, Alain Bouchet, Daniel Huck, Marc Laferriére, Marc Fosset (Stéphane Grappelli Trio) Daniel Barda (F); Tom Stuip (NL); Theis Jensen (DK); Oscar Klein (CH); Stjepko Gut (YU).
And they have played in Herräng in 2011 & 2012!