The fourth and final festival day has invited the Magnus Lindgren Batucada Jazz Quartet, Ystad own Anna-Frida Abrahamsson with Sometime Band and a tribute to Monica Zetterlund, Nils Landgren & Johan Norberg, Jacob Fischer & His Backenroth Duo, Enrico Pieranunzi, Erik Lindborg Trio and Tenor Battle between Scott Hamilton and Jesper Thilo Quintet.
Still night concert with Richard Galliano La Strada Quintet with ”Tribute to Nino Rota.”
As in previous days, the vast majority of the concerts were sold out.
This year’s jazz festival has for four days has offered 33 concerts and 144 artists from 15 countries.
In addition, it has been invited on four talk show, special interviews, with Bengt Hallberg, Georg Riedel, Herb Geller and Scott Hamilton.
The festival was carried out by a festival committee of 10 people, about 100 volunteers and numerous sponsors.
Preliminary, it has sold 6800 tickets.
The festival has had a fantastic media coverage. Swedish Radio, P2 Live Jazz, has been directly sent four hours and also recorded all the concerts at the Ystad Theatre and Ystad Saltsjöbad. Korean TV has made a documentary about Ystad and Youn Sun Nah, who returned for the second year to Ystad. The major jazz magazines in the United States, Britain, France, Switzerland, Germany, Denmark and Sweden has been covering the festival.
Many artists have expressed their desire to come back to Ystad, Sweden Jazz Festival.
We look forward to 2012!