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Raahe Jazz on the Beach Festival 27.-29.7.2017

by Raahen Rantajatsit / Raahe Jazz on the Beach on on Mon, 24/07/2017 - 12:36
Jazz on the Beach invites you to take a trip to the borderlands of jazz Jazz on the Beach continues along its original lines. This year the main theme is dialogue between contemporary jazz and traditional music. The program also includes an adventure concert on the island of Iso-Kraaseli. The three intensive festival... read more

#mjf2017 celebrates #jazz100 with 100 events in 100 hours of fantastic entertainment

by Manchester Jazz Festival on on Mon, 24/07/2017 - 12:26
The 22nd manchester jazz festival is announced – with 100 events in 100 hours of fantastic entertainment, a great line-up of local, regional and international talent and an exciting new Festival Square venue. mjf, the city’s favourite pioneering music event and Europe’s most adventurous jazz festival, will be creating new... read more

Take the Green Train Conference at 12 Points 2017 in Aarhus

by EJN Europe Jazz Network on on Mon, 17/07/2017 - 14:53
The 11th edition of 12 Points takes place from 16 to 18 July 2017 in Aarhus, Denmark as part of the Aarhus Jazz festival, in association with Jazz Danmark. Aarhus is European Capital of Culture for 2017. EJN and Julie's Bicycle will contribute to the conference programme "Jazz Futures" with a conference (Tuesday 18 July at... read more

AIR at Molde Jazz 2017: Vijay Iyer, Herbie Hancock, Pat Metheny x 3 m.fl.

by Molde International Jazz Festival on on Thu, 13/07/2017 - 11:48
Vijay Iyer is the Artist In Residence, Pat Metheny performs in three concerts with Norwegian musicians, and Herbie Hancock comes with new project to Molde Jazz 2017!  The innovative pianist Vijay Iyer will be this year's Artist In Residence and will perform in five shows, including an exciting collaboration with the... read more

Marseille Jazz des cinq continents 18th edition

by Marseille Jazz des cinq Continents on on Thu, 13/07/2017 - 11:23
Marseille Jazz des cinq continents welcomes jazz from all over the planet! Come to stretch your ears and make your emotions buzz in the concerts of Marseille Jazz. A brilliant programme, this year will resonate with the sounds of America. Crossing the continent from north to south, from east to west and, also, the sounds of... read more

Jazz Futures conference at 12 Points 2017

by 12 Points on on Thu, 13/07/2017 - 11:12
A core part of 12 Points festival in recent year has been the Jazz Futures series of talks and panel discussions. Since 2013, the Jazz Futures conference engages with the 12 Points audience, delegates and artists to discuss issues facing both emerging artists and promoters operating within the European jazz... read more

Europe Jazz Media Chart - July 2017

by Europe Jazz Media on on Fri, 07/07/2017 - 16:37
A selection of the hot new music surfacing across the continent this month by the top European jazz magazines and websites.   Magnus Nygren, Orkester Journalen (Sweden):   Vilhelm Bromanders Initiativ «Allt åt alla» (Signal and Sound Records) one track on YouTube | one track on SoundCloud... read more

8th European Jazz Contest for young talented musicians

by Saint Louis - College of Music on on Fri, 07/07/2017 - 16:15

Saint Louis College of music presents the VIII edition of the European Jazz Contest, for jazz bands. Among the partners – the prestigious Conservatorium Maastricht, Hogeschool Gent, Civici Corsi di Jazz of Milan, Hochschule für Musik und Theater “Felix Mendelssohn Bartholdy” Leipzig and Royal Conservatoire of Antwerp. GENERAL... read more