Hradec Králové
10-14th October

International music festival

Jazz Goes to Town




Restaurant Černý kůň

Details about artists: CantinaBand

Tomáš Liška & Invisible World Q
Bansal Band

Studio Beseda

Details about artists: Tomáš Liška & Invisible World Q, Bansal Band

Molotow Moloch Quartet
Hostinec U Kohouta

Details about artists: Molotow Moloch Quartet


Studio Divadla Drak

Details about artists: Limbo, Thisnis

Portraits in Jazz
Náplavka café & music bar

Details about artists: Portraits in Jazz

Kuhn Fu
Knutdut Men

Bio Central

Details about artists: Kuhn Fu, Knutdut Men

Ondřej Štveráček Quartet feat. Gene Jackson

Bio Central

Details about artists: Ondřej Štveráček Quartet feat. Gene Jackson , OUM

Dano Šoltis: Bubenický workshop
ZUŠ Střezina (Josef Tejkl theatre)

Details about artists: Dano Šoltis: Bubenický workshop

Pavel Zlámal: Horizont sedmého
Evangelic church

Details about artists: Pavel Zlámal: Horizont sedmého

Dano Šoltis: Drum Song
Paolo Angeli

Municipal music hall

Details about artists: Dano Šoltis: Drum Song, Paolo Angeli

Angles 7
Poisonous Frequencies

Studio Beseda

Details about artists: Angles 7, Poisonous Frequencies

Artists List




The prestigious international festival Jazz Goes to Town brings to the classical music concert halls and untraditional stages of Hradec Králové jazz in all its forms. 

The dramaturgy of the festival, this year held between 10 and 14 October, will feature top local and foreign musicians, new jazz projects and beginning players. The 23nd edition is again wants to continue the high standards of this musical event and mediate the wide spectrum of jazz art to the city residents and visitors from outside.  The diversity of jazz styles, the fusion with other artistic genres, and themed accompanying programmes are what make the autumn atmosphere in Hradec Králové so singular and enticing.

The festival programme will be presented at various venues across the Hradec Králové city centre. In addition to concert halls, theatres and music clubs the performers will also appear in bars and cafés as well as in untraditional industrial or sacral venues. You can enjoy jazz in Studio Beseda of the Klicpera Theatre, in the art cinema Bio Central or in the DRAK Theatre Studio and at other unsual places.

This festival is prepared by kontrapunkt z.ú. since 2015.

For Media

Press releases and images are available for download below.

For detailed information about the programme, journalist accreditations, in the case of your interest in an interview with the performers or festival organizers etc. please call / +420 608 740 469

Press conference of 23th edition of the international festival Jazz Goes to Town will be at 26th of September from 2pm in Aupark Hradec Kralove shopping center (2nd floor) at address Gočárova tř. 1754 / 48a, 500 02 Hradec Králové-Pražské Předměstí. Immediately after the conference, there will be a concert of jazz band Dragon's Brew. You are all cordially invited.

+420 720 312 000