Bohemia Jazz Fest kicks off in Czech capital

Performances by American bassist Stanley Clarke and Japanese pianist Hiromi Uehara kicked off the first night of the Bohemia Jazz Fest in Prague on Tuesday. Thousands of visitors crowded the capital’s Old Town Square for the festival’s opening concert. Bohemia Jazz Fest brings international stars of the jazz scene to seven Czech towns and cities. Concerts are free of charge and take place in the open-air. Last year, some 60,000 visitors attended the festival.

Author: Sarah Borufka