Thanks to the famous saxophone player Igor Buntman August in Sochi has become a month of jazz. In 2010 the international festival Aquajazz. Sozhi Jazz Festival was launched at the resort during the Cultural Olympic games and became one of the heritage events of the winter Olympic games of 2014.
During the latest years Igor Buntman managed to bring the festival to an international level and gather at the Russian resort hundreds of the best jazz musicians from Russia, Europe and the United States. You can see the concerts of Russian and international groups for free – every day they perform on special open venues.