The New Orleans Jazz Vipers win the Audience Award 2016
The New Orleans Jazz Vipers triumphed at the Jazz Ascona 2016. For the first time in Europe the sophisticated New Orleans’ band defeated the competitors and won the deserved Prize of the Public 2016- the AET My Choice Audience Award-by resulting the most voted band from the festivals’ public. Lots of approvals also for the Primatics (winners of last year’s edition) and for the trio of the young and talented Italian pianist, Luca Filastro. The New Orleans Jazz Vipers has been also the most voted band from the critics of the international press . As the winners of the Audience Award, The New Orleans Jazz Vipers will also be invited to take part in the 33 edition of Jazz Ascona, planned from the 22nd of June to the 1st of July 2017.