With Sponsor Support, Goran Ivanovic Group Launches Second Tour

Goran Ivanovic Group
Goran Ivanovic Group

Chicago (Illinois), USA – The Goran Ivanovic Group initiated this month its second major tour. Combining Eastern European folk tunes with jazz-influenced compositions, the Group’s Balkan fusion has successfully been packing venues throughout the country since the release of their self-titled debut album in 2005.

The tour is sponsored by Downbeat Magazine, Indie Review And D’addario Brand, Goran Ivanovic, a guitar virtuoso noted for his lightning-fingered finesse and his complex interpretations of even the simplest melodies, has teamed up with Doug Rosenberg on saxophone, Matthew Ulery on bass, and Michael Caskey on drums. Together, they take a fluid, cohesive approach to their compositions and consistently create beautiful music without borders.

Their upcoming tour dates are:

Wednesday, June 28th
3855 N. Lincoln, Chicago

Thursday, June 29th
Club Khameleon, Kent, OH

Friday, June 30th
Caffe Lena
Saratoga Springs, NY

Saturday, July 1st
Mo Pitkins
New York, NY

Sunday, July 2nd
Ithaca, NY (live taping for the Grapevine Music Hour)

Wednesday, July 5th
Johnny D’s
Boston, MA

Tuesday, July 11th
Garfield Artworks
Pittsburgh, PA

Wednesday, July 12th
Cleveland, OH

Thursday, July 13th
Founder’s Brewery
Grand Rapids, MI

Friday, July 14th
Bent River Brewery
Moline, IL

Saturday, July 15th
Evanston Ethnic Arts Festival

Sunday, July 16th
Kalamazoo, MI

Wednesday, July 19th
The Mill
Iowa City, IA

Friday, July 21st
St. Louis, MO

Thursday, August 10th
Millenium Park (Chicago), appearing with Grazyna Auguscik

10/21/06 THU
The Creole Gallery
Lansing, MI

Author: World Music Central News Department

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