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Artists & program of the 17th International Boogie Woogie Festival 2020 announced

On 01st December 2019, the ticket sales for the 17th edition of Silvan Zingg’s International Boogie Woogie Festival from 22nd - 24th May 2020 in Lugano started.

Now the first artists as well as the program have been announced.

Silvan Zingg is proud to welcome the following musicians and dancers in Lugano:
Daryl Davis (USA), singer, pianist and guitarist
Rob Rio (USA), the ‚Boss of Boogie Woogie‘
Christoph Rois (A), authentic and outstanding Boogie Woogie pianist
Sondre Olsen-Bye (N) & Tanya Georgiievska (UA), the current world champions in Boogie Woogie dancing
Silvan Zingg Trio (CH/P), Nuno Alexandre double bass, Valerio Felice drums, Silvan Zingg grand piano

For this 17th edition a new concept of the program is foreseen.

The festival will start on Friday, 22nd May 2020 at 19:30 with a Boogie Woogie Gala dinner with a 5 course menu, live music and dance floor at Ristorante Arté al Lago in Lugano.

The festival-Saturday on 23rd May 2020 consists of two events. At first there will be workshops with the Boogie Woogie world champions from 10:00 – 11:30 AM for beginners and from 12:00 – 13:30 for advanced.

In the evening at 20:15 will be the big concert show with Silvan Zingg and his international guests at Palazzo dei Congressi in Lugano.

The ticket prices as well as the information, how to purchase the tickets, are available at the festival website in the ‘program’ section.

The highlight as conclusion of the festival is on Sunday, 24th May 2020. All pianists and musicians will perform open air with free entrance at the following three restaurants from 11:30 – 16:00 in Lugano:

Ristorante Tango Piazza Riforma
Ristorante Ana Capri
Ristorante Soave 10

Silvan Zingg welcomes you to Lugano for a 17th edition full of top-class musicians and dancers, who all live the Boogie Woogie and who will celebrate it together with you this weekend from 22nd – 24th May 2020.