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The EJN Award For Adventurous Programming 2017 goes to Tampere Jazz Happening

by EJN Europe Jazz Network on on Mon, 24/04/2017 - 13:26
The Europe Jazz Network (EJN) is pleased to reveal the winner of the 6th EJN Award for Adventurous Programming. The Award goes for the first time to a Nordic promoter: Tampere Jazz Happening in Finland.   The public celebration of the 2017 Award will be made on the evening of Friday 28 April during the international trade... read more

Katowice JazzArt Festival 2017

by Katowice JazzArt Festival on on Mon, 24/04/2017 - 10:16
6th edition of Katowice JazzArt Festival will take place between 25th and 30th April with the grand finale on International Jazz Day. Opening with "Norwegian 24/7", young Eropean scene, projects with local music ensembles, exhibition "Old and Unwise" - graphics by Steve Byram and photographs by Tim Berne, label talk, jazz movies,... read more

Ha'fest - 28-29.04.17

by Handelsbeurs concert hall on on Mon, 24/04/2017 - 10:15
Ha’fest is the annual festival of Handelsbeurs Concert Hall in Belgium. Ha'fest is a carbon copy of what the Handelsbeurs represents: exceeding the boundaries in music. The fourth edition of this music happening takes place the 28th and 29th of April, with a lot of concerts and musical interventions in the concert hall, on... read more

Kaunas Jazz 2017 invites to a week-long Jazz Fest

by Kaunas International Jazz Festival on on Fri, 21/04/2017 - 17:39
From 21 to 30 April, Lithuanian cities and towns will be flooded with jazz rhythms in the framework of Kaunas Jazz 2017, the 27th festival of deep-rooted traditions and quality music, which will offer a broad range of events to the taste of jazz gourmets and fans alike.  The Kaunas Jazz tradition to put on concerts not... read more

Jazzkaar 2017! Tallinn - full of jazz!

by Jazzkaar Festival on on Fri, 21/04/2017 - 17:20
Awarded with the title Estonian Best Music Festival, the Tallinn international festival Jazzkaar is taking place on April 21st - 30. In the 28th year of its existence the heart of the festival will once again be a creative hotspot of Tallinn, the Telliskivi Creative City. The headliners of Jazzkaar 2017 are 5 time Grammy-... read more

Spotlight on…. Cheltenham Jazz Festival

by Cheltenham Jazz Festival on on Thu, 13/04/2017 - 15:27
An interview with a member of the Europe Jazz Network Interview with Emily Jones, Festival Manager at Cheltenham Jazz Festival (UK), 6 days and 65 events + 80 events in the fringe programme. This year the Festival will take place between Wednesday 26 April and Monday 1st of May (more info on: read more

Jazzfest Berlin appoints Nadin Deventer as new Artistic Director from 2018

by Jazzfest Berlin on on Wed, 12/04/2017 - 10:32
Since its foundation as the “Berliner Jazztage” in 1964, Jazzfest Berlin has been among Europe’s most renowned festivals of its kind, with innovation and political topics always part and parcel of its tradition. Following Richard Williams at the artistic helm for three years, curator Nadin Deventer takes on the artistic direction... read more

X Jazz Berlin - Kreuzberg, 3 - 7 May 2017

by XJAZZ Festival on on Tue, 11/04/2017 - 18:23
With around 80 shows in 12 different venues, and 14.000 spectators in 2016, the festival is clearly the biggest Jazz festival of Berlin. We define Jazz, more as a musical approach than a pre-defined aesthetic. For us the idea of Jazz means exploration, spontaneity, and interactive groove. Opening the Jazz spectrum to, say,... read more