Rhodes & South Aegean International Jazz Festival 28-31 August 2019


sister festival with Bodrum Jazz Festival 

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Rhodes & South Aegean International Jazz Festival sister festival with Bodrum Jazz Festival 2019

“Jazz Across The Water” 
press release 


A truly international music festival is happening in the South Aegean Region.

Founded by the artistic director, internationally acclaimed jazz saxophonist composer and academic researcher, Dimitri Vassilakis: 


This festival with a global appeal introduces top international jazz artists worldwide, expands from the unique island of Rhodes to other south Aegean Islands and to Turkey! The festival’ s press campaign starts in New York and the festival is under the auspices of the Greek Ministries of Culture and Tourism and sister festival with Bodrum and Ankara Jazz Festivals.http://www.bodrumjazzfest.org


Rhodes International Jazz Festival - Bodrum Jazz Festival

“Jazz Across The Water"

August 28th at the Knights Palace

  • Manos Saridakis“Greek Real Book” 8:30pm


August 30th at the Moat inside the old Castle



August 29th and 31st affiliated events TBA.

September 2nd Dimitri Vassilakis presents “Labyrinth” at 
Bodrum Jazz Festival. 


All events are free and doors open at 8pm.

* Organizer “Jazz Democracy NPO” is an approved sponsored institution at the Ministry of Culture and has also received the auspices of EOT/GNTO, Athens University, and Ministry of Foreign Affairs for the United Nations.

Press Campaign:

A very important global press campaign in under way with a huge outreach including the media channels of the Ministries, Tourist Office and many international channels of communication as Redwood Entertainment, Lydia Liebman Promotions, Jazz Promo Services in New York, that sponsors can benefit from, depending on level of sponsorship.

Press and media campaign companies in New York:

Redwood Entertainment, Inc.

155 West 68th Street, Suite 29D

212-873-0475 Office

917-929-7836 Cell

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Lydia Liebman


Jazz Promo Services

Dimitri Vassilakis
Founder and Artistic Director of the Rhodes & South Aegean International Jazz Festival and Jazz Democracy NPO

"Jazz democracy, peace, creativity, originality, communication, dialogue between musicians and cultures, jazz across air, lands and waters" is the message from founder, organizer and artistic director Dimitri Vassilakis who since 2018 expanded the initial Rhodes Jazz Festival (2015/2016) as artistic director and co organizer with Rhodes Municipality and the South Aegean Prefecture. 

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