International Jazz Day in Costa Rica
Celebration of International Jazz Day in Costa Rica with the participation of a prestigious jazz band of the local artistic scene.
For the first time in Costa Rica UNESCO San José Office will celebrate an event to mark the International Jazz Day.
The activity will be held on April 30 at the Jazz Café Escazú, from 6:30 pm, and will feature Trío Gilberto Jarquín, a prestigious jazz band of the local artistic scene.
The initiative was created to promote the values of jazz as an educational tool, and as a means for peace, unity and dialogue.
International Jazz Day was proclaimed by the General Conference of UNESCO in November 2011 Ever since, various concerts and activities have been organized throughout the world to commemorate this genre, encourage creativity and innovation and benefit from cultural diversity.