Djabe Performs in Debrecen with a World Star Guitarist

The tour with Chieli Minucci is called Tour of Waterfalls, as both Djabe and Chieli have a Waterfall composition.

The opening act at the concert will be Android from Debrecen, who will play from their new album Worldless Scriptum. The concert in Debrecen will take place on the 25th of May at the Liszt Hall of the Faculty of Music at the University of Debrecen, starting at 7.00 p.m.

Guitarist Chieli Minucci is a founding member and still the leader of the world-famous American jazz/funk/world group Special EFX, which was formed in the early 1980s. Special EFX was one of the most prominent bands on the overseas jazz scene in the eighties and nineties, and is still a prominent participant today, with several Grammy nominations to their name.

Djabe is the number one representative of the Hungarian jazz/world fusion genre. He has won numerous national and international awards. Since 1995, they have released over a hundred albums all over the world. They are in demand at international festivals and concert venues. To date they have performed in 44 countries. They have been working with world-renowned Genesis guitarist Steve Hackett for over 20 years. From this year onwards, Chieli Minucci has been involved in the production of Djabe albums and they also tour together.

The latest Special EFX album was released in Hungary by Attila Égerházi, the leader of the Djabe band, who is originally from Debrecen. On this occasion the Djabe band played together with Chieli at the Budapest Jazz Club. The musicians decided to go on tour together in May 2024.  The tour is called Tour of Waterfalls. Both Djabe and Chieli have a composition called Waterfall. The two compositions will frame the show, which will feature songs by Chieli Minucci, Djabe and Special EFX.

Date: 25th of May, 7.00 p.m.
Location:Liszt Hall of the Faculty of Music at the University of Debrecen