For jazz lovers, this annual event in Oslo is the ultimate festival. The Oslo Jazz Festival takes place every year in mid-August and attracts thousands of music-lovers during the Norwegian capital's festival.
The Oslo Jazz Festival offers visitors a variety of performances and concerts - not only jazz, but also entertainment in similar musical styles like blues and soul. Among the big names are Bebel Gilberto and John Hammond, and there are countless other well-known jazz performers (detailed festival program here: Oslo Jazz Festival Program).
Tickets are NOK 180-350 per event/concert, depending on the performer and length of concert.
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