The 45th edition of the Sibiu Jazz Festival will take place between October 22nd and October 25th. The festival is one of the longest-standing in Romania, having brought to the country a host of international names throughout the years.

Famous jazz figures who performed at the Sibiu Jazz Festival include Jan Garbarek – Norway; Sbigniew Namislowsky, Jan Wroblewski – Poland; Martial Solal, Didier Lockwood, Louis Sclavis, Jean- Francois Jenny-Clark, Birelli Lagrene – France; Gunther Hampel, Gunter “Baby” Sommer, Barbara Dennerlein, Silvia Droste, Joachim Kuhn, Peter Herbolzheimer, Alexander von Schlippenbach Germany; Jeanne Lee, Lynne Arriale, Charles Lloyd, Bill Evans USA; Liz Magnes, Zaviot Harald Rubin – Israel; Courtney Pine Great Britain.

This year’s line-up of artists is made up of the Niccolo Faraci Quartet – Italy; Vein Trio – Switzerland; Dorantes – Spain; Ediz Hafizoglu – Turkey; Amos Hoffman Quartet – Israel; Soneros De Verdad –Cuba; Big Noise – Belgium; Island Jazz – Madagascar, Mauritius, Mozambique.

Tickets will go on sale soon at A round-up of Sibiu accommodation options is available here.

Photo source: Sibiu Jazz Festival Facebook page