Lauryn Hill to perform at Seoul Jazz Festival
Botti is a trumpet soloist who first performed at Carnegie Hall when he was 18. His latest album, “Impressions” (2012) received a Grammy for Best Pop Instrumental Album. Folk singer Iron and Wine is known for his gentle voice and songs such as “Passing Afternoon” (2004) and “Upward Over the Mountain” (2002).
Organizers announced some of the festival’s performances on Thursday including British electronic music band Clean Bandit, R&B duo Rhye, Cuban American jazz trumpeter Arturo Sandoval, American jazz singer Gretchen Parlato and jazz trio Children of the Light.
The concert will be held at Olympic Park in eastern Seoul. Tickets go on sale next Tuesday at 12 p.m.
By Hong You-kyoung