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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2001
Pope John-Paul II visited Lviv during his 94th foreign pastoral visit
1783
Greek Catholic General Theological Seminary was founded
1718
Saint Anthony Church was erected
1430
City Armoury was built near the Eastern city wall
1260
the oldest exhisting Lviv church was erected - John the Baptist Church
1761
Saint George Cathedral was erected at the expense of Afanasiy and Leo Sheptyckyy
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