Tampere Jazz Happening

 

In 1982 Tampere Jazz Happening was organized for the first time and ever since it has been a part of the spectrum of cultural events in Tampere every year. Since 1990 the festival has been produced by Tampere Music Festivals which is a part of the Cultural Affairs of the City of Tampere. The Happening brings together the most interesting artists of modern jazz from Finland and from abroad.

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Artistic Director:
Co-producers:
Tullikamarin aukio 2,
FI-33100 Tampere
Finland
Phone: (03) 5656 6172
Fax: (03) 223 0121

News

35th Tampere Jazz Happening

by Tampere Jazz Happening on Tue, 25/10/2016 - 10:27
The 35th annual Tampere Jazz Happening will take place from November 3rd to 6th, 2016, when audiences will be treated to concerts  by some of the most innovative musicians in modern jazz. Altogether 24 ensembles – 8 of which are Finnish – will play on the stages during the festival.   One of the most captivating... read more

Tampere Jazz Happening: 34th Revolutionale!!!

by Tampere Jazz Happening on Tue, 27/10/2015 - 11:06
The 34th annual Tampere Jazz Happening will take place from the 29th of October to the 1st of November, 2015, when the stages of Pakkahuone, Klubi, and Telakka will be filled to the brim with music from some of today's most captivating modern jazz musicians. The festival will feature altogether 26 ensembles, 18 of which are... read more

NORWAY, THE WONDERLAND OF JAZZ?

by Tampere Jazz Happening on Tue, 14/10/2014 - 11:18
Tampere Jazz Happening 2014 brings quite a few Norwegian bands and artists to the festival. Why is the jazz scene of our neighbouring country so rich right now? Karl Seglem, Mathias Eick and the musicians of Elephant9 and Farmers Market seek for the answer. The programme of this year’s Tampere Jazz Happening is... read more

TAMPERE JAZZ HAPPENING 2014 | Masters of modern jazz and world music

by Tampere Jazz Happening on Wed, 10/09/2014 - 12:33
The Tampere Jazz Happening 2014 treats music aficionados to a stellar line-up of international and Finnish jazz stars. Between the 30th of October and 2nd of November, the stages of Pakkahuone, Klubi, and Telakka will see performances by some of the most interesting musicians in modern jazz. The 33rd annual Tampere Jazz... read more

TAMPERE JAZZ HAPPENING 2013

by Tampere Jazz Happening on Wed, 02/10/2013 - 18:48
32nd Progessive TAMPERE JAZZ HAPPENING From 31 October to 3 November 2013 Tampere Jazz Happening brightens up the beginning polar night in Finland with a diverse array of contemporary jazz. Running 31.10. through 3.11, the Festival combines a fascinating gathering of jazz musicians from five different continents: Australia... read more

TJH 2012 ON AIR

by Tampere Jazz Happening on Fri, 18/01/2013 - 14:54
The first live recording from Tampere Jazz Happening 2012 on Yle Radio 1:  Jazzradio Live! Gerry Hemingway Quintet (available until 13 January 2013).

FULL HOUSES AT FESTIVAL OF THE YEAR

by Tampere Jazz Happening on Fri, 18/01/2013 - 14:53
Friends of jazz found their way to Tampere Jazz Happening on the first weekend of November. Majority of the concerts were sold out. The 31st Happening featured 26 bands, more than 120 musicians, and 17 different nationalities. The programme presented a broad range of jazz and numerous international stars took the stage... read more

Tampere Jazz Happening 1.-4.11.2012 - Festival of the Year!

by Tampere Jazz Happening on Tue, 06/11/2012 - 15:58
Tampere Jazz Happening 1.-4.11.2012 - Festival of the Year! http://www.tamperemusicfestivals.fi/jazz http://www.facebook.com/tamperejazzhappening http://www.twitter.com/tamperejazz (#TreJazz2012) FESTIVAL OF THE YEAR BEGINS Newcomers take the spotlight on the first day The first performances of Tampere Jazz... read more