June 2016

Alfa Jazz Fest 2016

Alfa Jazz Fest is a festival on an international scale that will take place in Lviv. The festival will not only bring the world’s best jazz artists together; it will plunge the city into the spirit of European-level music performance during an incredible summer weekend. A huge jazz-wave will sweep over the old town, covering its highest roofs with excitement and euphoria. New traditions will arise: Lviv will overflow with groovy jazz that will become a trademark of the city. From now on Europe will open its summer fests under Lviv blue sky with Alfa Jazz.
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1776
in the Pillers typography the first Lviv regular newspaper appeared - "Gazette de Leopol"
1702
Stone Saint Vojtech Church was erected
1829
"Building with the four facades" was built and Wiener Kaffeehaus began to opearte there
1847
famous pianist Ferenz Liszt performed on the stage of Skarber Theater
1802
Low Castle was taken to pieces
1679
the tradition of having yearly fairs in front of St. George Church started
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