Dave Douglas named Artistic Director of Bergamo Jazz Festival

Dave Douglas has been named the Artistic Director for the 2016 season of the Bergamo Jazz Festival. The festival occurs every year in March and Dave has performed a number of times in the past. Dave takes over from previous directors Uri Caine, Paolo Fresu, and Enrico Rava.

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the appointment of an artist as versatile and of absolute value as Dave Douglas bears witness to the international credibility of Bergamo Jazz
— Nadia Ghisalberti, counselor of Culture, Tourism Expo and the Municipality of Bergamo