The 18th Tbilisi Jazz Festival will be held on October 23-29 in Tbilisi Concert Hall. The official sponsor and host of Tbilisi Jazz Festival is Iveria Group. Traditionally, worldwide famous artists will participate in the festival. This year legendary Canadian vocalist and pianist Diana Krall will launch the festival, presenting jazz variations of pop songs from her album “Wallflower”. The next day jazz superstar, bassist and vocalist Esperanza Spalding will take over the stage with new program. Other participants of the 6-day concert program within the frames of 18th Tbilisi Jazz Festival are: world’s one of the best drummers Jeff Ballard Trio, harp virtuoso Edmar Castaneda and famous trumpeter Avishai Cohen. Legendary band “Fourplay” will conclude the festival with their 25-year-anniversary tour starting in Tbilisi.