Jamala’s headlining appearance at the Alfa Jazz Fest will take place on 28th June at the main concert venue named after Eddie Rosner. The singer’s performance will consist of two parts. During the first Jamala, accompanied by a jazz quartet, will perform compositions from different years, jazz standards and Crimean Tatar folk songs, and in the second part she will sing the songs from her album Breath (2015).
Jamala performed at Alfa Jazz for the first time in 2013 presenting her album All Or Nothing. Her show for this year's programme, "The Soul Of Jamala" will be performed only once at the Alfa Jazz Fest. The concert will be broadcast on the music channel M1 as well as on YouTube.
In addition to the permanent band serving the singer, the concert will be attended by famous jazz musicians such as Yukhym Chupakhin (piano), Denys Moroz (bass, harmonica), Serhii Balalaiev (drums), Dmytro Bondarev (trumpet, flugelhorn), Orhan Agabeyli (percussion), Shevket Zmorka (accordion), Ruslan Bolatov (piano) and Armen Kostandian (duduk).