International Jazz Day

By United Nations international observance

“Jazz gave music to the courage that drove the civil rights movement in the United States, and it continues to provide inspiration to millions of people across the world, seeking freedom, fighting for respect and human dignity.” Irina Bokova, Director General Message on the occasion of the International Jazz Day Why International Jazz Day? Jazz breaks down barriers and creates opportunities for mutual understanding and tolerance; Jazz is a vector of freedom of expression; Jazz…

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