His timeless music, his over 50 albums released in millions of publications and the fact that many of his famous music trends have a profound impact on the hip-hop music, especially since the 80's and 90's, so many copies of his recognizable tracks have taken the cult Run - DMC, Eric B. & Rakim, LL Cool J, DJ Jazzy Jeff, Beastie Boys ... define Bob James as "father" of the smooth jazz of modern times
The concert agency and production 3 Gonga announces solely the world-wide gap wrath pianist Bob James with his Trio on Saturday May 5 with two consecutive concerts, the first starting at 19.30, and the next, the same evening, with a start at 22 o'clock on the stage of the Macedonian Philharmonic Orchestra. Bob James will perform alongside Michael Palazzolo on Bass and Patrick Williams on drums.
Bob James, at the age of four, learned to play piano. But his undying talent was revealed later Quinns Jones, while James studied music at the famous Berkeley College in Boston. At that time, Bob James had his own band that was playing free jazz and at the competition, where Quincy Jones was in a comic commission, the gap not only won the first recognition, but also in a short time Jones had arranged for Bob James to release his first album for Mercury Records, which was produced by Quincy. This album was very different from the immortality of jazz, which later became famous in the world Bob James.
This remarkable musician continues his musical journey as a solo performer, who is constantly collaborating with sound world names from the music scene. He received several Grammy Awards from several nominations, and in 1990 he formed his own Quartet for Contemporary Jazz Piano (Fourplay). In 2015, the quartet has marked 25 years of existence, meanwhile it has released over 10 types of albums with millions of publications and has performed personally across all continents of the world.
Today he has performed all over the world with his trio and his concert performance in Skopje is part of his great world tour.
During his long and varied musical career and as a solo artist and as part of his quartet and trio, Bob James has released over 50 albums.
What is perhaps one of the greatest critics associated with this composer, musician and producer, recognizable for his original immortality of jazz, is the fact that many of his famous melodies have had a major impact on hip-hop, especially the one of the 80's and 90's, years. Many of his signature tunes have been downloaded by the cult Run - DMC, then Eric B. & Rakim, LL Cool J, DJ Jazzy Jeff, Beastie Boys ... And perhaps one of the most famous Jam songs since 1981 "Sign of the times" Was sampled by hip hopers Warren G and Nate Dog in 1994 as the only "Regulate" ...
Tickets are on sale through the network "Buy Maps for Everything" and on the ticket of the Macedonian Philharmonic.
As you already know, ALAN WALKER is the ultimate headliner of the first weekend of SKOPJE CALLING, June 2nd.
However, Avalon Production decided to prolong the party until Sunday, June 3rd, by confirming the show FAITHLESS DJ SET with SISTER BLISS.
In the past two years, while Faithless were taking a break from live performances, Sister Bliss has been spreading their sound around the world with this exact project.
Tickets will be on sale this Thursday, 9am, via Kupi Karti Za Se, throughout the country and online, for the price of 600 denars.
We would also like to inform you that you will be able to purchase block tickets for ALAN WALKER and SISTER BLISS the same day, for the price of 1.300 denars.
Finally one of the greatest British pop rock attractions of all time TEXAS is coming to the Balkans for the first time!
They will be headliners on Saturday, June 23, at the second festival weekend of SKOPJE CALLING 2018.
TEXAS has sold albums in 40 million copies by 2018, followed by a staggering 13 singles charts in the prestigious UK top 10 list, 3 albums that topped the UK list and 8 UK top 10 albums, including the last studio Jump On Board album released in May 2017.
Of course, the singer Sharleen Spiteri carries all the hits in Skopje: "Say What You Want", "Inner Smile", "I Do not Want A Lover", "Summer Sun", "In Demand" and many more hits and we're really looking forward to a great show for all generations.
It is a great pleasure to announce that one of the biggest favorites of all the times from the ex-Yugoslav space of the Avalon Production and Macedonian audience, Darko Rundek, will perform with its band with the Greatest hits show on June 23th, before the performance of legendary TEXAS, meaning that Saturday night will be an evening of enjoyment for all generations.
One of the best British pop rock bands TEXAS, as well as the Croatian live legend Durko Rundek, will perform with all-purpose concerts that will last 90 minutes.
We are pleased to inform you that you will be able to enjoy the show that has been performed in front more than 1 million fans across the world, on 14th November, start 20:30, in VIP Arena- Boris Trajkovski- a show that is more than just the best Pink Floyd tribute show in the world.
BRIT FLOYD’s goal is to bring PINK FLOYD back to life with every note and move, being the reason why they are thought as the band that resembles Pink Floyd the most.
They are coming to Skopje with an exceptionally precise performance, joined by original video and animation, on a well known stage with Pink Floyd’s symbols,so be ready for a perfect audio-visual experience of songs from “The Piper at the Gates of Dawn” until “Division Bell”
Of course, with a well deserved treatment, they will perform everyone’s favorite album “ Wish You Were Here”, as well as “The Dark Side of the Moon”, that is celebrating its 45 anniversary.
It is important to mention that Brit Floyd are coming with their own production: sound, light, and video.
Pre sale tickets:
Parter 700 mkd
Fan Pit 1.000 mkd
SILVER SEATS 1.200 mkd (tribune 5, 6, 10 и 11)
GOLDEN SEATS 1.500 mkd (tribune 3, 4, 7, 8, 9 и 12)
VIP 2.000 mkd (tribune 13)
After a pause of two years, the Macedonian composer with the New York address Douk Bojadziev will again perform in front of the domestic audience, announcing two consecutive concerts on May 11 and 12 at the Macedonian Philharmonic. They will be realized in cooperation with the Ministry of Culture and "3Gongs".
Named "Dream-faith-love," Bojadziev will promote the material from the same-named new album as part of his new film production at the concerts.
Bojadziev (piano and vocal) will perform with a team of top musicians. Special guests will be Tijana Dapcevic, actress Natasa Petrovic (vocal and narration), Ismail Lumanovski at clarinet, Costas Anastasijadis on drums, Martin Djakovoski on double bass, as well as a wired quartet consisting of Vladimir Krstev (violin 1), Maja Efremova-Shekherova Violin 2), Marko Videnovic (Viola) and Marija Mihajlovska (cello).