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Musica sulle Bocche 2017 - XVII edition

by Musica sulle bocche on Tue, 22/08/2017 - 11:36
Musica sulle Bocche, the jazz festival born in 2001 on Bocche di Bonifacio, the strait between Sardinia and Corsica, will take place in Santa Teresa Gallura, from Thursday 31st August to Sunday 3rd September. Among the many festivals dedicated to jazz music in Italy, “Musica sulle Bocche” is characterised, since its... read more

38th International Jazzfestival Saalfelden

by Saalfelden International Jazzfestival on Tue, 22/08/2017 - 11:25
This year's International Jazzfestival Saalfelden will take place between 24 and 27 August 2017 in the beautiful settings of the Austrian Alps. Highlight's in the 2017 programme includes some of the most interesting projects now in the international jazz scene such as Steve Lehman's "Selebeyone", the Necks, Eve Risser's "... read more

Gaume Jazz festival 2017

by Gaume Jazz Festival on Wed, 09/08/2017 - 18:04
Gaume Jazz Festival 2017 from 11 to 13 August: say "33"! Here we are with the three days of the festival with once again an intense and creative artistic and musical bubbling. In the bucolic park of Rossignol, more than 20 groups (+/- 110 professionals from Belgium and 12 countries and more than 100 amateur musicians... read more

Silda Jazz Festival: 9-13 August 2017

by Sildajazz - Haugesund International Jazz Festival on Wed, 09/08/2017 - 17:45
Sildajazz 2017 will take place between 9 and 13 August 2017 in the city of Haugesund, Norway. Artists of the 2017 edition include Jamie Cullum, Monty Alexander Harlem - Kingstone Express, Bernhost & the Fashion Bruises, China Moses, Blood, Sweat & Tears, Moon Hooch, Elephant 9 and many others! Sildajazz Haugesund... read more

Oslo jazz Festival 2017

by Oslo Jazz Festival on Wed, 09/08/2017 - 17:17
12-19 August 2017. Oslo Jazz Festival is a six-day festival held in August every year. For more than 30 years, the festival has offered a broad range of jazz experiences; be it the Count Basie Orchestra at Oslo Concert Hall or Lars Frank Trio at a subway station. 2017 Artists Manu Katché & Friends, Joshua Redman... read more

Reykjavik Jazz Festival 2017

by Reykjavik Jazz Festival on Wed, 02/08/2017 - 12:10
The Reykjavik Jazz Festival takes place August 9-13 2017. The program can be viewed and downloaded in pdf here: bit.ly/program17rvk It includes concerts by the Fred Hersch Trio, Trondheim Jazz Orchestra featuring Ole Morten Vågan, Vincent Peirani & Emile Parisien, Sigurður Flosason & Lars... read more

Raahe Jazz on the Beach Festival 27.-29.7.2017

by Raahen Rantajatsit / Raahe Jazz on the Beach 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 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

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

by Molde International Jazz Festival 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 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 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

Kongsberg Jazz Festival: 5 to 8 July 2017

by Kongsberg Jazzfestival on Mon, 03/07/2017 - 17:20
The 2017 edition of Kongsberg Jazz Festival in Norway will include 4 full days of concerts gathered from the different styles and trends of contemporary jazz and a number of side events including film screenings, exhibitions, concerts for kids, a conference programme and music and dance workshops.  Highlights of the 2017... read more

North Sea Jazz 2017

by North Sea Jazz Festival on Mon, 03/07/2017 - 12:56
We are proud to announce the complete line up of this year’s edition. New additions to the program include Grace Jones, Trombone Shorty & Orleans Avenue, Mary J Blige and The New Power Generation ‘Celebrating Prince’. Over 150 performances in total will take place in the weekend of July 7, 8 and 9, spread out over 14 stages... read more

More then 1300 concerts at Copenhagen Jazz Festival 2017!

by Copenhagen Jazz Festival on Mon, 03/07/2017 - 12:51
The collected line-up and schedule for Copenhagen Jazz Festival 2017 – totaling more than 1300 concerts – and this year’s art poster was revealed earlier today, Thursday June 8. Next year’s Copenhagen Jazz Festival marks the festival’s 40th anniversary where celebrations are definitely in order, but we’re already turning the... read more

58. Jazz festival Ljubljana

by Ljubljana Jazz Festival on Wed, 28/06/2017 - 16:41
28. 6. – 2. 7. 2017 www.ljubljanajazz.si This year’s Jazz Festival Ljubljana promises to be a vibrant meeting between jazz generations, bringing together legendary players such as Archie Shepp and Reggie Workman (in a tribute to John Coltrane) and outstanding young musicians the likes of singer Emilia Martensson and guitarist... read more

Article: 15 Italian jazz musicians you need to know about

by Novara Jazz on Wed, 28/06/2017 - 16:36
For decades, Italy has enjoyed an increasingly prominent place in the vast landscape of European Jazz. The names of some of its most famous players, like trumpeters Enrico Rava or Paolo Fresu or pianist Enrico Pieranunzi, just to name few, are well known all around the world. But even younger artists such... read more

Danish jazz princess – Sinnne Eeg!

by Rigas Ritmi Festival on Mon, 26/06/2017 - 17:49
On the 30th of June during the festival “Rigas Ritmi 2017” at 6.30 p.m. at National Library of Latvia, Ziedonis Hall will perform one of the preeminent jazz vocalists in Scandinavia - Sinne Eeg.   Scandinavian Jazz music today, of course, is standing in line with musicians across the ocean. Not in vain, for example, Rolf... read more

Venezia Jazz Festival 2017

by Venezia Jazz Festival on Mon, 26/06/2017 - 17:43
Venezia jazz festival reaches its 10th edition in 2017 with a rich programme of events throughout the month of July in the city of Venice and in its surroundings with the Venice Metropolitan Fest. The Festival will begin on 27 June with the presentation of the book by Ashley Khan "The Sound of the Soul". Highlights of the... read more

JAZZTOPAD FESTIVAL PRESENTS: THE BEST OF POLISH JAZZ IN THE U.S. & CANADA

by Jazztopad on Fri, 16/06/2017 - 16:45
WEDNESDAY, JUNE 21, 2017 - THURSDAY, JUNE 29, 2017   DIZZY’S CLUB COCA-COLA, NATIONAL SAWDUST, JOE’S PUB, THE JAZZ GALLERY, MILLENNIUM STAGE, TD VANCOUVER INTERNATIONAL JAZZ FESTIVAL, TD VICTORIA INTERNATIONAL JAZZ FESTIVAL   “The Jazztopad Festival, a leading event of its kind in Poland…”– Nate Chinen, The New York... read more

JUST ONE WEEK TO GO UNTIL GLASGOW JAZZ FESTIVAL 2017

by Glasgow International Jazz Festival on Fri, 16/06/2017 - 16:16
With just seven days to go until the city’s longest running continuous music festival – the Glasgow Jazz Festival – begins, discover some of the unmissable events from this year’s programme.   WED 21ST JUNE – OPENING NIGHT! Jay Phelps at the City of Music Studio, contemporary jazz fans cannot miss the chance to see... read more

Enjoy Jazz Summer Concerts

by Enjoy Jazz on Tue, 06/06/2017 - 12:26
This year, Enjoy Jazz, the International Festival for Jazz & More, is taking place for the 19th time and is running from 2. October to 11. November in Heidelberg, Mannheim and Ludwigshafen. For around seven weeks, the Festival will present top class line ups and an extremely varied events focusing on jazz, but also bordering... read more

Electrifying energy from France - Electro Deluxe!

by Rigas Ritmi Festival on Mon, 05/06/2017 - 17:57
On the July 1st, 9 pm, at Riga Dome Garden, mind- blowing, energetic modern funk band ‘’ Electro Deluxe’’.   Founded in 2001., the group ‘’ Electro Deluxe’’ has released 6 studio albums and  amazed biggest French and European stages. With its expressive performances band has become one of the most demanded music groups... read more

For the first time in the Baltics – blues legend Ruthie Foster!

by Rigas Ritmi Festival on Mon, 05/06/2017 - 17:54
American blues, gospel and soul artist – Ruthie Foster is nominated for three “Grammy” awards, published seven albums, Foster is triple “Austin Music Awards” winner in the category of “Best Female Vocal”, quadruple “Blue Music Awards” winner and also the nominee of “Living Blues Awards” in the “Best female artist 2011” category.... read more

Yamandu Costa – present and future of Brazilian guitarplay!

by Rigas Ritmi Festival on Fri, 19/05/2017 - 14:32
On the 29th of June, 9 pm, at Riga Cathedral Garden Yamandu Costa, a Brazilian guitarist, will perform for music lovers!   From June 29th to July 1st Riga Cathedral Garden will become an open-air concert hall and the central venue of festival „Rīgas Ritmi 2017’’. The first artist who will introduce open-air concert will... read more

Glasgow Jazz Festival announces phenomenal line-up for 2017

by Glasgow International Jazz Festival on Tue, 16/05/2017 - 16:28
Today Glasgow Jazz Festival announces a stellar line-up in its 31st edition, bringing its annual supply of world class musicians and upcoming superstars to one of the most vibrant cities in the country.   From 21st-25th June, Glasgow will be transformed by a wealth of home-grown and international jazz talent taking over... read more

47th Sibiu Jazz Festival

by Sibiu Jazz Festival on Mon, 15/05/2017 - 10:04
4 days of concerts in the historical center of Sibiu! During 18-21 May, Sibiu is under the spell of the experiment, improvisation and playfulness. Sibiu Jazz Festival invites you in a inspiring and exquisite location, in the historical city center. The colourful mix of music influences will fill... read more

11th FESTIVAL JAZZDOR BERLIN

by Jazzdor Strasbourg - Berlin on Fri, 12/05/2017 - 16:12
The 11th edition of the Franco-German Festival Jazzdor Strasbourg-Berlin will once again take place at the Kesselhaus/ Kulturbrauerei Berlin from Tuesday May 30th to Friday June 2nd, 2017   In the past twelve months festival director Philippe Ochem has again been searching for outstanding bands from the French jazz... read more

Trondheim Jazzfest 2017!

by Trondheim Jazzfestival on Mon, 08/05/2017 - 11:07
This year marks the 29th edition of Trondheim Jazz Festival, or Jazzfest.  From the 9th to the 14th of May, over 50 shows will take place at 11 different venues around the beautiful city of Trondheim, Norway. The festival is proud to feature a line-up that ranges from up-and-coming talents from the strong local jazz scene... read more

A good May - Mai:Jazz 2017

by Maijazz on Mon, 08/05/2017 - 11:07
"I believe Mai: Jazz is going to give wonderful experiences to everyone who loves live music." Festival Director Hasse Andersen is enthusiastic when it is nearly May, and believes that this year's programme has both depth and tops for everyone's taste. "It's a programme that we think covers a lot, and I can... read more

28. Schaffhauser Jazzfestival

by Schaffhauser Jazz Festival on Mon, 08/05/2017 - 11:07
In May, Schaffhausen becomes the capital of contemporary Swiss jazz for the 28th time. Highlights from the regional scenes were carefully selected and put into a current context. From 10th to 13th May 2017, the festival will present an exciting snapshot of Swiss jazz. Also, debates on jazz are being held, namely on the "14th... read more

ARTISTS ANNOUNCED for 12 Points 2017!

by 12 Points on Tue, 02/05/2017 - 17:32
Improvised Music Company, the Dublin based curators and producers of 12 Points festival, today announce the programme for the 2017 edition of 12 Points, which will take place July 16-18 in Aarhus, Denmark, in association with Aarhus Jazz Festival and Jazz Danmark, and as part of this vibrant city... read more

X Jazz Berlin - Kreuzberg, 3 - 7 May 2017

by XJAZZ Festival on Tue, 02/05/2017 - 11:23
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

Katowice JazzArt Festival 2017

by Katowice JazzArt Festival 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

Kaunas Jazz 2017 invites to a week-long Jazz Fest

by Kaunas International Jazz Festival 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 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

First release for Molde Jazz 2017!

by Molde International Jazz Festival on Fri, 21/04/2017 - 11:43
Terje Rypdal - Photo: Arne Strømme Terje Rypdal Conspiracy, Enrico Rava - Tomasz Stanko 5ET, Aurora, Monk's Casino, Moon Hooch, Harald Lassen New Quartet, Sondre Justad and Sigvart Dagsland and Tord Gustavsen are all confirmed for Moldejazz 2017.  Terje Rypdal Conspiracy is one of several new projects going to... read more

Spotlight on…. Cheltenham Jazz Festival

by Cheltenham Jazz Festival 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: http://www.cheltenhamfestivals.com/... read more

International Jazz Day: Irena Blagojević

by Belgrade Jazz Festival on Wed, 12/04/2017 - 16:55
Belgrade Youth Center, Main Hall April 30, 2017 at 9:00 pm Belgrade Youth Center and Belgrade Jazz Festival are organizing International Jazz Day celebration from 2012 through series of jazz concerts with the aim to popularize this kind of music and view of the world with the widest possible audience.... read more

Jazzfest Berlin appoints Nadin Deventer as new Artistic Director from 2018

by Jazzfest Berlin 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

15th Festa do Jazz! 7 – 9 April 2017

by Festa Do Jazz on Wed, 29/03/2017 - 11:20
The Portuguese Jazz Fest is a unique event in Portugal: musicians, students, producers, jazz lovers, journalists, parents, critics, celebrities - everyone comes together in the heart of Lisbon to celebrate the vibrant Portuguese jazz scene. This is where composition, improvisation and performance showcase creativity and curiosity... read more

44th Vossa Jazz Festival 7 – 9 April 2017!

by Vossa Jazz on Wed, 29/03/2017 - 11:03
Every year, the weekend before Easter, the small town of Voss in western Norway fills up with great musicians and an attentive audience. The last 40 years Vossa Jazz has built a strong reputation within the music community, through quality bookings, a scenic location and musical innovation. The profile of the festival is based on... read more

13th Gateshead International Jazz Festival

by Gateshead International Jazz Festival on Tue, 21/03/2017 - 09:52
Friday 31 March - Sunday 2 April 2017, Gateshead, UK. In less than six weeks Sage Gateshead will open its doors for the 13th Gateshead International Jazz Festival.   Squarepusher's live band Shobaleader One are playing a one-off, not to be missed double headliner with GoGo Penguin at this year's festival and it's... read more

Banlieues Bleues Festival: 3-31 March 2017

by Banlieues Bleues on Mon, 20/03/2017 - 10:19
Banlieues Bleues Festival 2017 will take place between 3 and 31 March 2017 at Le Dynamo club in Pantin, Frances. 42 groups (including 12 commissions and 7 unpublished in France) on the program and 28 nationalities represented. The list of artits include: Tony Allen and his tribute to Art Blakey, Hamid Drake, Han Bennink,... read more

Crossroads 2017

by Crossroads on Thu, 09/03/2017 - 09:57
February 26th - June 1th, 2017 more than 60 events and 500 musicians! Follow us on www.crossroads-it.org www.facebook.com/EmiliaRomagnaJazzNetwork For more information contact Jazz Network - ejn@ejn.it, +39 0544 405666  

BRILLIANT CORNERS 2017 – a festival of jazz in Belfast

by Brilliant Corners on Mon, 27/02/2017 - 19:54
7-11 March, 2017 presented by Moving On Music Hello and welcome to Brilliant Corners #5 There are five candles on the Brilliant Comers birthday cake this year! Where does time go? We’re back with another incredible line-up featuring some of the most varied, exciting, and interesting music around. This year we pay... read more

JAZZKAAR 2017

by Jazzkaar Festival on Mon, 27/02/2017 - 18:27
21.-30.04.2017 Tallinn, Estonia Jazzkaar is a ten-day festival in April presenting the hottest international and local jazz talents and filling the whole country with great sounds and activities. Jazzkaar is the biggest jazz festival in the Baltics, held in Tallinn, the capital of Estonia since 1990. It has been granted... read more

"3 days of Jazz" winter Festival in Saalfelden

by Saalfelden International Jazzfestival on Fri, 23/12/2016 - 10:54
3 Days of Jazz, 20th – 22nd of January 2017, Saalfelden, Austria Friday, 20.01.2017, 08.00 pm - Kunsthaus Nexus Ulrich Drechsler Trio “Beauty doesn’t ask for attention” - Austria Ulrich Drechsler – clarinets Judith Ferstl – double bass Judith Schwarz – drums When words lose their power, the limitless, unequivocal world... read more

LINE-UP REVEALED FOR GATESHEAD INTERNATIONAL JAZZ FESTIVAL 2017

by Gateshead International Jazz Festival on Wed, 14/12/2016 - 17:09
The global reach of jazz and the sheer range of music in today’s jazz scene are the threads that run through Gateshead International Jazz Festival 2017. The festival presents a dynamic mix of artists from Cuba, South Africa, Cameroon and throughout Europe alongside diversely talented artists from the UK and USA. Whilst... read more

Sibiu Jazz Festival Competition 2017

by Sibiu Jazz Festival on Wed, 14/12/2016 - 16:51
Sibiu Jazz Festival Foundation, is organizing Sibiu Jazz Festival Competition 2017. The declared purpose of Sibiu Jazz Festival is to contribute constantly and continuously to the revitalization of the jazz movement in Romania, by connecting the European and international styles in jazz and by promoting young jazz musicians in... read more

Henryk Mikołaj Górecki’s 3rd Symphony reinterpreted by Colin Stetson’s in Katowice

by Katowice JazzArt Festival on Wed, 14/12/2016 - 16:34
For the first time in Poland an American saxophonist and multireedist Colin Stetson will perform his post-rock interpretation of Henryk Mikołaj Górecki’s 3rd Symphony in Katowice the 18th of December.  The most famous polish composer Henryk Mikołaj Górecki created his ‘Symphony of Sorrowful Songs’ in 1977. It became... read more

Christmas Jazz in Tallinn, Estonia

by Jazzkaar Festival on Wed, 14/12/2016 - 11:13
CHRISTMAS JAZZ TALLINN, ESTONIA 23.11 - 8.12.2016 Christmas Jazz is a two-week international intimate and serene-sounding festival during the Holidays in end of November and beginning of December. The Festival organises numerous concerts with varied programs at churches, clubs and concert halls. Lineup in 2016 includes Take 6... read more

hcmf// 2016: Friday 18 – Sunday 27 November 2016

by hcmf - Huddersfield contemporary music festival on Wed, 16/11/2016 - 16:45
The UK’s largest international festival of new and experimental music. The Huddersfield Contemporary Music Festival 2016 will include new works from Jennifer Walshe, Rebecca Saunders and Enno Poppe. The 39th edition of the festival, which will take place 18 – 27 November 2016, will also feature three UK premieres by composer... read more

EFG London Jazz Festival 2016

by EFG London Jazz Festival on Wed, 16/11/2016 - 09:15
Friday 11 – Sunday 20 November 2016 Full programme information and tickets from efglondonjazzfestival.org.uk      The Festival returns for 10 days this November with a line-up packed with fresh new talent including Kandace Springs, Christian Scott and Theo Croker, alongside jazz heavyweights including Wayne... read more

Jazztopad Festival 2016

by Jazztopad on Wed, 16/11/2016 - 09:14
Jason Moran, Wayne Shorter, Hugh Masekela, Marcin Masecki, the musical flavours of Hungary and Japan – these are only a few highlights of the Jazztopad festival programme, which gathers together regular events known and loved by the audience of this annual occasion alongside special commissions and premieres. This year provides a... read more

The Contemporary Jazz Maestro Bill Laurence – for the first time ever in Riga

by Rigas Ritmi Festival on Tue, 15/11/2016 - 12:47
The well-known ‘Grammy’ award winner, pianist and composer Bill Laurence will be performing in the concert series ‘Art of Riga Jazz’ on the 30th of November at 19:00 in the Latvian Radio Studio 1.   Working as a Professional musician since the age of 14, Bill runs his own music production company ‘Twenty Thousand’, is a... read more

31st Festival Jazzdor in Strasbourg

by Jazzdor Strasbourg - Berlin on Mon, 07/11/2016 - 11:10
Festival Jazzdor, Strasbourg 31st Edition, 04.11.-18.11.2016   Two weeks of concerts, more than 30th concerts in almost 10 venues. First weekend will be an amazing cast of prestigious musicians with cuban pianist Gonzalo Rubalcaba playing his “Tribute to Charlie Haden“, Joshua Redman & Brad Mehldau duo, Brotherhood... read more

Artists’ submissions open for manchester jazz festival 2017

by Manchester Jazz Festival on Mon, 07/11/2016 - 11:08
Fancy a gig at mjf 2017? We’re a contemporary jazz festival, the only UK winner of the Europe Jazz Network Award for Adventurous Programming and we champion artists playing original work. We were the first UK festival to pioneer an open artists’ submission system and it still forms the basis of our programme today. Applications... read more

XX Anniversary Jazz Fest Sarajevo

by Sarajevo Jazz Fest on Thu, 27/10/2016 - 10:22
2nd-6th November 2016 _____________________________________________ PROGRAMME BUGGE WESSELTOFT’S NEW CONCEPTION OF JAZZ  (Marthe Lea, Oddrun Lilja Jonsdottir, Sanskriti Shrestha, Siv Øyun Kjenstad, Bugge Wesseltoft)  ROB MAZUREK SAO PAULO UNDERGROUND  (Rob Mazurek, Guilherme Granado, Mauricio Takara)... read more

The innovative guitarist Lionel Loueke – for the first time ever in Latvia

by Rigas Ritmi Festival on Wed, 26/10/2016 - 13:20
The USA guitar virtuoso Lionel Loueke will be performing in the concert series ‘Art of Riga Jazz’ On the 1st of December at 19.00 in Music House ‘Daile’.     Loueke has been denoted a painter of music by the legendary jazz pianist Herbie Hancock and gotten great recognition for combining elements of traditional... read more

World-famous jazz musicians will run workshops in Riga

by Rigas Ritmi Festival on Tue, 25/10/2016 - 11:36
„Art of Riga Jazz” workshops will take place in Riga on November 30 and December 1. It will be a unique opportunity to learn from internationally acclaimed musicians – the British pianist Bill Laurance and guitar virtuoso from US Lionel Loueke.     “Grammy Award” winner, modern keyboardist Bill Laurance... read more

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

Jazzfest Berlin 2016

by Jazzfest Berlin on Tue, 25/10/2016 - 10:25
The programme 2016 “Sometimes it is important (in society) to have outspokenness, upset, anarchy, debate … agreeing to disagree is also agreement, in a sense. And so it is also in improvised contexts.” Matana Roberts From 1 to 6 November, Berliner Festspiele will host the 53rd Jazzfest Berlin. There will be 14 concerts by a... read more

32nd BELGRADE JAZZ FESTIVAL 2016

by Belgrade Jazz Festival on Tue, 25/10/2016 - 10:24
Belgrade Youth Center is presenting 32nd Belgrade Jazz Festival from October 26-30, with the slogan PLANET JAZZ. In the familiar format of main and midnight program, which will be held in Belgrade Youth Centre, this year two concerts on which four big jazz stars will perform are organized in Sava Center. Regarding the program, we... read more

UMEÅ JAZZ FESTIVAL 2016

by Umea Jazz Festival on Mon, 24/10/2016 - 10:18
IN UMEÅ YOU WILL FIND A UNIQUE SCENE FOR JAZZ AND IMPROVISED MUSIC. THIS CULTURAL AND INNOVATIVE CENTRE IN THE NORTH OF SWEDEN HAS OVER THE YEARS PRODUCED THE HIGHEST YIELD OF JAZZ MUSICIANS IN SWEDEN. IT ALSO HAS ONE OF THE MOST EXCELLENT JAZZ CLUBS – UMEÅ JAZZSTUDIO – AND AN EXTREMELY DEVOTED AUDIENCE. Since 1968, the... read more

18th Enjoy Jazz Festival: 2 October - 11 November 2016

by Enjoy Jazz on Sat, 22/10/2016 - 11:34
Enjoy jazz has established itself as one of the most important jazz festivals worldwide. It is a lively festival, primarily committed to the pleasure of great performances and to musical enjoyment. The joy of jazz is the motto of the festival - to enjoy is also to take time to discover the individual artists, so Enjoy Jazz usually... read more

Norwegian jazz diva Kristin Asbjornsen to perform in Riga

by Rigas Ritmi Festival on Tue, 18/10/2016 - 12:14
Outstanding Norwegian jazz singer and composer Kristin Asbjornsen and bass player Gjermund Silset will perform in Riga, as part of the concert series “Art of Riga Jazz”, on December 2 at 7:00 PM at Latvian Radio 1 Studio. "Radio France" has called her one of Europe’s most original voices of today. Asbjornsen’s unique and... read more

Are you FREE? Music Festival 2016

by Are you free? Music Festival on Tue, 18/10/2016 - 11:46
Dunajská Streda - Slovakia 21–22 October 2016 21. October  Venues: Kaviareň Choco Arden Kávéház / Béla Bartók korzó 20.30 SPIROS SATORI (SK) Dušan Tribulík – Ivan Masaryk The Spiros Satori guitar duo was founded in 2015 as its members felt the need for reflecting their lives with music... read more

Salzburg Jazz & the City 2016

by Jazz & the City on Tue, 18/10/2016 - 11:35
The new edition of the Salzburg jazz festival will take place between October 19 and 23, the first edition under the artistic direction of Tine Heine (previously director and founder of Elbjazz festival in Hamburg). Great premieres including Rolf Kühn & Hamilton de Holanda, Julian Sartorius & Edward... read more

Akbank Jazz Festival Celebrates 26 Years of JAZZ IN THE CITY

by Akbank Jazz Festival on Mon, 10/10/2016 - 18:55
Akbank Jazz Festival, one of the longest running festivals in Turkey, is celebrating its 26th anniversary this year. Featuring a program filled with some of the most respected jazz artists, the festival will embrace the city with all the different colors of jazz between October 12 and 23, 2016.   With millions of audiences... read more

29th Vilnius Jazz Festival

by Vilnius Jazz Festival on Mon, 10/10/2016 - 17:54
Founded in 1987, Vilnius Jazz is the oldest annual jazz festival held in Vilnius. It is an exceptional event in Lithuania, providing a broad perspective on contemporary trends in jazz from all over the world. Over the years Vilnius Jazz has earned a reputation of a radical avant-garde festival oriented towards novelty and limit-... read more

Applications now OPEN for 12 Points 2017 in Aarhus, Denmark

by 12 Points on Mon, 10/10/2016 - 17:04
12 Points, the dynamic festival of young European jazz, is on the hunt for 12 of the best and brightest young acts to take part in the 11th edition of this award-winning festival next July in Aarhus, Denmark, in association with the Aarhus Jazz Festival and JazzDanmark, as part of the 2017 Aarhus European Capital of Culture... read more

Spotlight on... Reykjavik jazz festival

by Reykjavik Jazz Festival on Mon, 10/10/2016 - 15:36
Interview with Sunna Gunnlaugs, made at the European Jazz Conference 2016 in Wroclaw. Since two years Sunna is in the organising Board of Reykjavik jazz Festival, the main jazz event in Iceland.      How did the story of Reykjavik festival started? In May 1990 it was Iceland's turn to host the Nordic Radio... read more

Stockholm Jazz Festival 2016

by Stockholm Jazz Festival on Wed, 05/10/2016 - 12:11
The jazz festival of the city of Stockholm, organised by Fasching, an EJN member, will take place between 07 and 16 October 2016 all around the city of Stockholm. This year's programme is full of  great events of jazz and related styles including Abdullah Ibrahim Mukashi trio, Dee Dee Bridgewater & Archie Sheep... read more

First time in Latvia – guitar virtuoso Lionel Loueke

by Rigas Ritmi Festival on Fri, 02/09/2016 - 13:43
On December 1st at 19:00 Music house DAILE, the exquisite and innovative guitarist Lionel Loueke will open the „Rigas Ritmi Festival” winter session.   Lionel Louke is a guitar player praised by Herbie Hancock as a „musical painter”. He brings a presence to jazz unlike any other due in part to his West African upbringing... read more

Musica sulle Bocche 2016 - 16th Edition

by Musica sulle bocche on Tue, 23/08/2016 - 11:09
The International Jazz Festival “Musica sulle Bocche”, in its sixteenth edition this year, will take place in Santa Teresa Gallura from 25th to 28th August With a programme focused on the most representative artists of the international contemporary jazz, as the American saxophonist Tim Berne, accompanied by the French... read more

37th International Jazz Festival Saalfelden

by Saalfelden International Jazzfestival on Tue, 23/08/2016 - 11:06
Saalfelden Jazz Festival and Rahofer present a new visual leitmotif The Saalfelden Jazz Festival will take place from August 25 to 28, 2016. We are delighted to present to you the 2016 visual leitmotif as well as the opening act, for which, as in previous years, artistic directors Michaela Mayer and Mario Steidl have chosen an... read more

Reykjavik Jazz Festival 2016

by Reykjavik Jazz Festival on Wed, 03/08/2016 - 12:12
The Reykjavik Jazz Festival takes place for the 27th time August 10th to 14th at Harpa Concert Hall in Reykjavik. The festival celebrates the Icelandic jazz scene as well as featuring collaborative projects and International stars. Some of the highlights include Bobo Stenson Trio, Gilad Hekselman Trio, Pascal Schumacher Left... read more

Oslo Jazz Festival 2016 full programme now out for sale!

by Oslo Jazz Festival on Wed, 03/08/2016 - 11:43
Oslo Jazz Festival: 14 to 22 August 2016. Finally, the whole festival program has been released, and we are proud to present a varied high quality content. We are covering the entire jazz genre, as well as making sure to arrange the festival program for people of all ages. The programme is available here: http://oslojazz... read more

Gaume Jazz Festival 2016

by Gaume Jazz Festival on Wed, 03/08/2016 - 11:30
From 12 to 14 August 2016 at Rossignol - Tintigny - Belgium, Gaume Jazz Festival is the annual family celebration of jazz in the heart of the magnificent region of southern Belgium, often called the "Belgian Provence", where for 3 days, in a plurality of styles, 25 groups will perform. In 2016 this major event is set for Friday 12... read more

Silda Jazz Festival 2016

by Sildajazz - Haugesund International Jazz Festival on Mon, 01/08/2016 - 00:00
Silda Jazz Festival 2016 will take place between 10 and 14 August in Haugesund, Norway. The Festival, a member of Europe Jazz Network, features great international and Scandinavian bands in an amazing setting between the Norwegian fjords. The line-up of this year includes Jan Garbarek group feat. Trilok Gurtu, Vidar Johnsen,... read more

Raahe Jazz on the Beach 2016

by Raahen Rantajatsit / Raahe Jazz on the Beach on Wed, 27/07/2016 - 18:35
Raahen Rantajatsit aka Raahe Jazz on the Beach Festival is an intimate modern and contemporary outdoor jazz festival. The 28th Raahen Rantajatsit will be held 28 - 30th July 2016. Raahe is an idyllic, old wooden seaside town in Northern Finland. The main concerts, which were previously played in Fantti, are now divided... read more

First time in Latvia – guitar virtuoso Lionel Loueke

by Rigas Ritmi Festival on Mon, 25/07/2016 - 10:26
On December 1st at 19:00 Music house DAILE, the exquisite and innovative guitarist Lionel Loueke will open the „Rigas Ritmi Festival” winter session.     Lionel Louke is a guitar player praised by Herbie Hancock as a „musical painter”. He brings a presence to jazz unlike any other due in part to his West African... read more

Gyula Castle Jazz Festival 2016

by Gyula Castle Jazz Festival on Wed, 20/07/2016 - 14:47
The 2016 Festival will take place on the 23rd July 2016 at the Gyula Castle theatre. The programme of the evening include: Al Di Meola – „Elysium & More” Balázs Elemér Group Grencsó Kollektíva Gyulai Big Band In 1992 the first jazz festival in Gyula Castle Theatre was organised, which has since then been... read more

Marseille jazz des cinq continents: Programme 2016

by Marseille Jazz des cinq Continents on Thu, 14/07/2016 - 11:25
MJ5C 2016 will take place between 20 and 29 July 2016 in the center and historic part of the city of Marseilles.  The programme for the 2016 edition include many key events such as Jan Garbarek feat. Trilok Gurtu, Lars Daniellson "European Sound Trend", Didier Lockwood quartet with A.Farao, A.Ceccarelli... read more

Names for 12 Points festival announced!

by 12 Points on Thu, 14/07/2016 - 11:03
​Improvised Music Company, the Dublin based curators and producers of 12 Points Festival, announce the programme for the 2016 edition of 12 Points, which will take place from 20 to 23rd of July in the vibrant Basque city of San Sebastián (Donostia) in Northern Spain, in association with Donostia Kultura and Heineken Jazzaldia.... read more

What to look out for at mjf 2016

by Manchester Jazz Festival on Thu, 14/07/2016 - 10:59
One of the joys of each festival is looking through the completed programme and looking forward to experiencing some of the one-offs, firsts and gems that you just won’t get anywhere else. Here are some of my highlights that I hope will inspire you to rethink, rehear, remix and rediscover jazz. Have you ever wondered What... read more

Molde 2016: Programme

by Molde International Jazz Festival on Thu, 14/07/2016 - 10:53
Branford Marsalis Quartet with Kurt Elling, Esperanza Spalding, Ane Brun, Joss Stone, Joshua Redman / Ola Kvernberg, Marilyn Mazur's Shamani, Steps Ahead, Nate Wooley Quintet, Kristoffer Eikrem Quintet feat Jimmy Halperin and Kaja Draksler / Susana Santos Silva are ready for MoldeJazz 2016. We also offer weekly passes, daily... read more

Bohemia Jazz Fest 2016

by Bohemia Jazz Fest on Mon, 11/07/2016 - 11:38
The 2016 edition of Bohemia JazzFest will take place between 11 and 19 July 2016 in the squares of seven Czech cities: Prague, Brno, Liberec, Tábor, Pisek, Pilsen, Domazlice. Highlights of the programme of this year include Charles LLoyd new quartet (USA), Carla Bley trio (USA), Harold Lopez-Nussa trio (CUB), Niogi (ISR), Edi... read more

Summer's most vibrant event in the heart of Riga has concluded

by Rigas Ritmi Festival on Sun, 10/07/2016 - 11:30
More than 20 spectacular concerts, 7 workshops, discussion with representatives of music industry, Showcase program and jam session every evening – these were the highlights of „Rigas Ritmi Festival”.   It seems that the festival shook the whole Riga – there were 5 concert venues – Riga Congress Centre, Music House DAILE,... read more

Kongsberg Jazz Festival: 6 to 9 July 2016

by Kongsberg Jazzfestival on Fri, 08/07/2016 - 17:00
Kongsberg jazz festival comes back in its 2016 edition with a rich programme of international artists and new talents from jazz, r&b, fision and related styles. Highlights of this year include: The Young Mothers, Bebop & Business, Hanna Paulsberg, The Real Thing + Swing’it Dixieband, Bergman & Brennhaug, Earth, Wind... read more

North Sea Jazz Festival 2016 line-up

by North Sea Jazz Festival on Fri, 08/07/2016 - 15:57
Today we announce the complete lineup of the upcoming edition. Over 150 performances in total will take place in the weekend of July 8, 9 and 10, spread out over 13 stages. Previously, performances by Pharrell Williams, The Roots, Gregory Porter, Jill Scott, Earth, Wind & Fire, Pat Metheny & Ron Carter, Simply Red,... read more

12 Points to join Aarhus Jazz Festival for European Capital of Culture celebrations in 2017

by 12 Points on Fri, 08/07/2016 - 12:14
Improvised Music Company are delighted to announce that 12 Points 2017 will take place in the vibrant city of Aarhus, Denmark in association with the Aarhus Jazz Festival and JazzDanmark, as part of the 2017 Aarhus European Capital of Culture events. The concert performances will be held in the bustling live music venue, Atlas, in... read more

Venice Jazz Festival 2016, metropolitan edition between Stra and Noale

by Venezia Jazz Festival on Fri, 08/07/2016 - 11:54
Broadening its horizons to the city’s suburbs, the ninth edition of the Venice Jazz Festival has slated its program for July 3-23. The festival, organized by Veneto Jazz, has the honor of using the extraordinary venue of Villa Pisani in Stra, and then lands in the enchanting places of the Lagoon of Venice... read more

Sounds - Landscapes - Architectures, Creative Meeting

by Musica sulle bocche on Fri, 08/07/2016 - 11:44
22-31 Agosto 2016, Santa Teresa Gallura, Sardinia, Italy Multidisciplinary research and creative meetings in Santa Teresa Gallura in partnership with International Jazz Festival Musica sulle Bocche We promote research and creativity concerning the relationship between territory, architecture and music events. We... read more

38th Copenhagen Jazz Festival: 1300 concerts - 120 venues

by Copenhagen Jazz Festival on Tue, 28/06/2016 - 12:22
The 38th edition of Copenhagen Jazz Festival starts Friday, July 1. With more than 1300 concerts spread throughout 120 venues in Copenhagen and Frederiksberg, the city manifests yet again that it can live up to its reputation as a diverse and progressive jazz city.

 The festival continues to exhibit top international... read more

Ljubljana Jazz Festival 2016

by Ljubljana Jazz Festival on Tue, 28/06/2016 - 12:14
29.06. – 02. 07. 2016 Ljubljana  Jazz Festival (57th edition) focuses on Paris jazz scene with Thomas de Pourquery Supersonic,  En Corps and the grand opening with Surnatural Orchestra, In Extremiste (acrobat group) and Tatiana Bongonga (tightrope walker). The festival also... read more

9 reasons to attend „Rigas Ritmi Festival”!

by Rigas Ritmi Festival on Tue, 21/06/2016 - 10:07
This year „Rigas Ritmi Festival” celebrates its 16th anniversary with a colorful program – more than 20 concerts in four days (29.06.-02.07.)   This is why we offer you at least nine reasons why you should attend the  „Rigas Ritmi Festival”.   1. The exquisite American jazz diva DIANNE REEVES is a multiple... read more

James Morrison and Latvian Radio big band presenting the album “Mare Balticum”

by Rigas Ritmi Festival on Thu, 16/06/2016 - 17:19
On Saturday, July 2nd, 19:00 pm at Congress Center „Rigas Ritmi” will presents one of the festival’s main concerts – Australian jazz legend, multi-instrumentalist James Morrison and Latvian Radio big band, presenting the album “Mare Balticum”.      “Mare Balticum” is a unique program consisting of original jazz... read more

Glasgow Jazz Festival announces stellar line-up for celebratory year

by Glasgow International Jazz Festival on Thu, 16/06/2016 - 12:52
Glasgow Jazz Festival announces a bumper line-up to celebrate its 30th festival (22 June - 03 July 2016).   With some of the biggest names in Jazz, the very finest of Scotland’s homegrown talent, some of the most well-known festival faces and an array of one-off musical collaborations, the 30th festival promises to be the... read more

Jazzfest Berlin 2016: Extended Version

by Jazzfest Berlin on Tue, 14/06/2016 - 12:33
From 1 to 6 November, Berliner Festspiele will host the 53rd Jazzfest Berlin in an “extended version”, including two preview events. There will be performances by a total of 16 jazz ensembles and five duo combinations, some of them completely new. Many projects presented at Jazzfest Berlin 2016 will be developed... read more

Paris Combo – a meeting of varying cultures

by Rigas Ritmi Festival on Fri, 10/06/2016 - 13:19
The band's membership includes a keyboardist/trumpeter from Australia, a French drummer and bass player, and a French-Algerian guitarist, each of whom contribute whimsical, cosmopolitan images from their own travels. Bandleader-singer Belle du Berry's lyrics are wry metaphors, in which estrangement, loss and desire are experienced... read more

Rigas Ritmi Festival 2016

by Rigas Ritmi Festival on Wed, 01/06/2016 - 10:51
Rigas Ritmi Festival is one of the world, jazz and improvised music main festivals in Europe, this year taking place from June 29 to July 2.   Among the festival's main artists is the jazz vocal diva, 5 Grammy Award winner Dianne Reeves, pianist-prodigy Justin Kauflin, Brazilian guitar duo Cainã Cavalcante... read more

NOVARAJAZZ 2016 - 13th Edition

by Novara Jazz on Wed, 25/05/2016 - 12:42
Jazz invedes streets, squares, museums, parks and courtyards. More than 80 events in 3 weeks in Novara and beyond…. From May 26th to June 12nd 2016 Now in its thirteenth edition, NovaraJazz gets to the heart of season 2015/2016 with its summer dress. NovaraJazz is the unique stage in the heart of Novara for the great... read more

NATTJAZZ 2016

by Nattjazz Festival on Wed, 25/05/2016 - 12:39
The Nattjazz-festival in Bergen is coming up. And over 10 days, 26th May - June 4th, the old sardine factory USF Verftet will transform into one of Norway’s largest and most important jazzfestivals. In collaboration with the West Norway Jazz Centre international delegates and journalists will also attend the festival, including... read more

27th Schaffhauser Jazz Festival

by Schaffhauser Jazz Festival on Wed, 25/05/2016 - 11:29
Between the 25 and 28 of May 2016 at Kammgarn CultureCentre. For the 27 time contemporary productions from the innovative and wide Swiss scene will be presented at various stages. Visitors can look forward to ongoing projects, innovations of newcomers and established jazz musicians from all regions of... read more

Jazztopad Festival presents: The best of Polish Jazz in the U.S.

by Jazztopad on Tue, 17/05/2016 - 17:28
For the second time a special edition of Wrocław’s Jazztopad Festival will take place in the homeland of Jazz, the United States, in collaboration with the Polish Cultural Institute New York. In June and July leading Polish jazz ensembles the Piotr Damasiewicz Quintet, the Marcin Wasilewski Trio, the... read more

Sibiu Jazz Festival - 46th edition

by Sibiu Jazz Festival on Tue, 17/05/2016 - 11:51
Sibiu Jazz Festival - 46th edition will take place between 23rd - 29th May.   The Festival is considered to be unique in Romania, in terms of its longevity, consistency and the impressive number of celebrities that honored it with their presence. It is the oldest of its kind in the country and one of the oldest jazz... read more

Jazz superstars from Brazil

by Rigas Ritmi Festival on Mon, 16/05/2016 - 15:48
On July 1st, 7:00 PM during the festival "Rigas Ritmi" a concert of two promising new jazz musicians - Michael Pipoquinha (bass) and Cainã Cavalcante (guitar) will be taking place at Riga Congress Centre. The young bass virtuoso Michael Pipoquinha started demonstrating his talent by publishing his videos on Youtube. During... read more

Spotlight on... MaiJazz Festival

by Maijazz on Fri, 13/05/2016 - 10:56
An interview with a member of the Europe Jazz Network. Helleik Kvinnesland is Managing Director of Maijazz Festival in Stavanger, Norway. The festival is now at its 28th edition and, as the name suggest, takes place at the start of May. It develops throughout one week with 50 concerts in 8 venues around the city and a focus on... read more

„Riga Jazz Stage 2016” has concluded

by Rigas Ritmi Festival on Thu, 12/05/2016 - 16:19
Riga Jazz Stage 2016 took place from 6th to 9th of April in cinema „Splendid Palace” and music hall „Daile”. 27 young artists from 16 countries participated in the contest’s two categories – „Jazz vocal” and „Jazz trombone”. „Grand Prix” winner in category „Jazz vocal” is Erik Leuthauser (Germany) and Robinson Khoury (France) in... read more

European Sound Trend – Lars Danielsson at Marseille Jazz des Cinq Continents

by Marseille Jazz des cinq Continents on Mon, 09/05/2016 - 17:52
To illustrate the diversity and creativity of European Jazz and answer questions on the reality of a specific directory Europe, the Marseille Jazz des cinq continents wanted to entrust to Lars Danielsson artistic director of creation for its 2016 edition. Lars chose his musicians and offers an outstanding set. He will present... read more

Trondheim Jazzfestival 2016

by Trondheim Jazzfestival on Sat, 07/05/2016 - 11:46
Trondheim Jazz Festival - known as Jazzfest - will take place 3 - 12 May 2016. Featuring both established and up-and-coming Norwegian and international stars and talents. The festival is built around the exciting jazz scene in Trondheim and the world renowned jazz study programme at Norway’s largest university - NTNU... read more

26th Mediawave Music Gathering: 27 April - 1 May

by MEDIAWAVE International Film and Music Festival on Wed, 27/04/2016 - 16:29
The 26th Mediawave music gathering will take place between the 27 April and the 1st of May with its unique blend of ethnic, authentic folk music, jazz, improvised and underground music, free expression and organised acts with a music and a film programme, in the stunning venue of Fort Monostor, at... read more

Cheltenham Jazz Festival …around town

by Cheltenham Jazz Festival on Tue, 26/04/2016 - 11:02
Cheltenham Jazz Festival is coming to town, bringing Cheltenham to life with over 80 free performances in pubs, clubs and in the streets during the Festival (27 April to 2 May).   …around town will kick off on Wednesday 27th April at St Paul’s Church with Jo Whiley hosting a BBC Music Introducing showcase of the best jazz... read more

Final names announced for Cheltenham Jazz Festival 2016

by Cheltenham Jazz Festival on Tue, 26/04/2016 - 11:01
Cheltenham Jazz Festival has confirmed the final line up for its 20th anniversary with British DJ and presenter Jo Whiley to host the ‘BBC Introducing’ showcase and Leo Green’s ‘Sounds of the 50s’ featuring very special guest Imelda May capping off the impressive bill. Taking place across six days from April 27th – May 2nd, the... read more

Ravenna Jazz 2016

by Ravenna Jazz on Fri, 22/04/2016 - 14:01
43rd  Edition Ravenna I, May 2-14, 2016 MAIN PROGRAM Monday, May 2nd Ravenna, Piazza del Popolo, h. 9pm “Pazzi di Jazz” Young Project ORCHESTRA DEI GIOVANI, ORCHESTRA DI PERCUSSIONI, CORO SWING KIDS & CORO TEEN VOICES 250 giovanissimi diretti da Tommaso Vittorini, Ambrogio Sparagna & Alien Dee special... read more

Gamlestaden Jazz Festival 23-30 April 2016

by Gamlestaden Jazz Festival on Wed, 20/04/2016 - 09:48
Some of this year's artists include HIATUS KAIYOTE (AUS), CHRIS POTTER QUARTET (USA), ODDJOB, ISABELLA LUNDGREN, RIGMOR GUSTAFSSON and MANY MORE.    About Gamlestaden Jazz Festival aka "Gmlstn Jazz"  Gmlstn Jazz Festival is an international and modern stage for high quality... read more

5th edition of Katowice JazzArt Festival

by Katowice JazzArt Festival on Tue, 19/04/2016 - 11:27
25 - 30 April 2016, International Jazz Day.  Katowice, Poland. The 5th edition of Katowice JazzArt Festival starts and finishes with the strong Scandinavian kick off. The whole program, however, differs from subtle piano solo of Jack DeJohnette, ladino chants performed by Yasmin Levy and the whole range of greatest Polish... read more

The line-up of Festival Jazzkaar 2016 now announced!

by Jazzkaar Festival on Tue, 19/04/2016 - 09:31
Awarded with the title Estonian Best Music Festival, the Tallinn international festival Jazzkaar announced its full line-up. In the 27th year of its existence the heart of the festival will once again be a creative hotspot of Tallinn, the Telliskivi Creative City. All jazz fans are welcome at several venues from April 22 to... read more

APRIL JAZZ 30th ANNIVERSARY AND NEW JAZZ CLUB!

by April Jazz on Tue, 19/04/2016 - 09:18
APRIL JAZZ CELEBRATES 30th ANNIVERSARY AND LAUNCHES A NEW JAZZ CLUB The biggest jazz festival in the Helsinki metropolitan area, April Jazz, has released its 30th anniversary program. The biggest international names this year include a cappella group Take 6, pianist Robert Glasper with his... read more

TERENCE BLANCHARD, COURTNEY PINE & CHARLES BRADLEY LEAD A STAR STUDDED LINE UP FOR GATESHEAD INTERNATIONAL JAZZ FESTIVAL

by Gateshead International Jazz Festival on Thu, 14/04/2016 - 13:31
Sage Gateshead is preparing to open its doors for the 12th Gateshead International Jazz Festival on 15-17 April 2016 as it welcomes thousands of jazz, funk, soul and RnB fans for a weekend of top class music from multi award-winning artists from the UK, Europe and across the pond.   New Orleans trumpeter Terence... read more

Crossroads 2016

by Crossroads on Tue, 12/04/2016 - 15:05
February 27th - June 4th, 2016 50 events, 500 musicians! Follow us on www.crossroads-it.org www.facebook.com/EmiliaRomagnaJazzNetwork For more information contact Jazz Network - ejn@ejn.it, +39 0544 405666

FEMALE VOCALS TO CHARM KAUNAS JAZZ 2016 FESTIVAL AUDIENCE

by Kaunas International Jazz Festival on Mon, 11/04/2016 - 18:04
The Programme of the 26th International Jazz Festival Kaunas Jazz 2016 was presented in Kaunas Municipality on Tuesday, 5 April 2016. Its organisers say that the festival which Kaunas Jazz fans are waiting for impatiently will be held from 25 April to 2 May and will sweep over Lithuania offering particularly many fabulous moments... read more

16th Sibiu Jazz Festival Competition

by Sibiu Jazz Festival on Mon, 11/04/2016 - 17:43
Sibiu Jazz Festival Foundation, is organizing the 16th edition of the Sibiu Jazz Festival Competition, as a part of the most important jazz festival in Romania, which this year celebrates its 46  anniversary.   The declared purpose of Sibiu Jazz Festival is to contribute constantly and continuously to the... read more

Riga Jazz Stage 2016 finalists’ names announced!

by Rigas Ritmi Festival on Tue, 05/04/2016 - 10:05
From 6th to 9th of April, Riga Jazz Stage 2016 will take place at cinema “Splendid Palace” and “Daile” music hall. This year 28 young jazz artists from 17 countries: Austria, Belgium, Estonia, Hungary, Germany, Latvia, Lithuania, Slovenia, Poland, Turkey, Ukraine, Russia, Uzbekistan, France, United Kingdom, Italy and USA are going... read more

20th Anniversary of the Cheltenham Jazz Festival!

by Cheltenham Jazz Festival on Fri, 01/04/2016 - 15:50
Celebrating its 20th anniversary in 2016, Cheltenham Jazz Festival has released details of the full line-up for this year’s event. Taking place across six days from April 27th – May 2nd, the festival will once again deliver a hugely diverse programme that combines established stars with up and coming talent from across the worlds... read more

14th Festa do Jazz: 16-20 March 2016

by Festa Do Jazz on Wed, 23/03/2016 - 16:31
The 14th edition of the annual „Festa do Jazz“, the festival of Portuguese jazz, will take place from 16th – 20th March 2016 in Lisbon.   This year the festival will keep growing and opening to the international jazz scene, while still maintaining its core value by celebrating Portuguese jazz in all its different forms. In... read more

Vossa Jazz 2016

by Vossa Jazz on Tue, 15/03/2016 - 16:31
​Vossa Jazz is held for the 43rd time 18 – 20 March and thus remains one of the oldest, most acclaimed jazz festivals in Norway. Quite an achievement considering the modest size of Voss with it´s approximate 14000 inhabitants. Every Easter since 1973 has started with 3 days of jazz, folk and world music. This year Dave Holland... read more

Festival Banlieues Bleues 2016: 18 March-15 April

by Banlieues Bleues on Tue, 15/03/2016 - 10:50
The 33rd Banlieues Blaues Jazz Festival will take place between 18 March and 15 April in Seine Saint-Denis, France. The programme for this year includes 42 shows ranging from famous names to emerging starts. A wide range of musical style and a big focus on contaminations is what always characterize this festival. This year will... read more

23rd Izmir European Jazz Festival

by Izmir European Jazz Festival on Wed, 09/03/2016 - 12:29
The 23rd İzmir European Jazz Festival that is organized by İzmir Foundation for Culture, Arts and Education will take place from 03 March 2016 to 19 March 2016. The festival that has been held for 23 years will start on 03 March 2016 at Ahmed Adnan Saygun Sanat Merkezi with Ilhan Ersahin’s Istanbul Sessions. The band will play... read more

Jazz Diva Dianne Reeves will perform during Rigas Ritmi 2016 Festival

by Rigas Ritmi Festival on Mon, 07/03/2016 - 11:59
Jazz Diva Dianne Reeves is going to star during the International music festival Rigas Ritmi 2016 on 30th of June at Riga Congress Hall. This year festival celebrates its 16th birthday, and its’ concerts are going to be held from 29th of June till 2nd of July in the heart of capital. Riga Congress Hall and music hall Daugava... read more

Jazz for the hip-hop generation – José James

by Rigas Ritmi Festival on Mon, 07/03/2016 - 11:56
„Rigas Ritmi 2016” offers a modern jazz players’ - José James - concert that will take place in Rigas’ Congress Hall on 29th of April. American vocalist José James won the affection of listeners both as a solo artist and as a part of various music groups. Musician often called jazz artist for the hip-hop generation, as he... read more

Riga Jazz Stage 2016 contest jam sessions!

by Rigas Ritmi Festival on Mon, 07/03/2016 - 11:48
International jazz artist contest Riga Jazz Stage 2016 is going to enrich the program with improvisation evenings, which are going to be held on 6th, 8th and 9th of April at the music hall Daile. During the event contestants and local musicians will show their skills on jam sessions. Hosting the nights and even playing music... read more

A record number of participants logged for „Riga Jazz Stage” contest!

by Rigas Ritmi Festival on Mon, 07/03/2016 - 11:43
From 7th to 9th April international jazz artist contest „Riga Jazz Stage” is going to be held in Riga with two nominations „Jazz Vocal” and „Jazz Trombone”. This year 38 contestants from 16 countries have logged for the contest. Young artists from Latvia, Estonia, Lithuania, Russia, Ukraine, Poland, Germany, Italy, Belgium,... read more

“Riga Jazz Stage 2016“ special guest – Charenee Wade!

by Rigas Ritmi Festival on Mon, 07/03/2016 - 11:38
Charenee Wade has all the necessary jazz artists’ qualities. She started her career by attending master classes and vocal competitions. Persistence and confidence in her own talent led her to the pedestal of the prestigious Thelonious Monk vocal competition. In the international jazz artists contest "Riga Jazz Stage 2016"... read more

Tickets for Riga Jazz Stage 2016 available

by Rigas Ritmi Festival on Mon, 07/03/2016 - 11:30
International Jazz Artists Contest "Riga Jazz Stage 2016" will take place in Riga on April 7-9. Tickets for all contest days as well as the special 3-day-ticket are available. Riga Jazz Stage program: April 7 at 19:00 - Final concert with Riga Jazz Quartet (Latvia) and jazz artists from different countries April 8 at... read more

Gateshead International Jazz Festival, 15-17 April

by Gateshead International Jazz Festival on Sat, 05/03/2016 - 16:31
Gateshead International Jazz Festival is back! As always there’s the best of the UK, European and International jazz scene, hotly-tipped emerging talent and exciting cross genre artists with a programme that truly brings something for everyone. The festival, the UK’s biggest held under one roof, runs from Friday 15 – Sunday 17... read more

CAPPADOX 2016: “Let us cultivate our garden”

by Akbank Jazz Festival on Sat, 05/03/2016 - 16:31
Cappadox 2016 launches with the theme of "Let us cultivate our garden" that will act as an intersection of the festival events. The theme is a quote from the last sentence of Voltaire’s classic novel Candide.  Pozitif is pleased to announce the second year of Cappadox, the definitive Cappadocia experience, a... read more

Saalfelden 3 Days of Jazz - Winter Festival

by Saalfelden International Jazzfestival on Thu, 21/01/2016 - 10:55
“3 Days of Jazz” includes seven concerts from January 22 to 24, 2016. Saalfelden’s annual August jazz festival has garnered excellent reviews in the international jazz world. Starting in January 2016, visitors will also be able to listen to a vibrant array of bands in the winter. From January 22 to 24, 2016, Saalfelden... read more

Apply for 12 Points Festival! Deadline 30 January 2016

by 12 Points on Thu, 14/01/2016 - 17:24
“The freshest, hottest sounds in jazz and contemporary experimental music.” The Irish Times “Four dizzyingly diverse international triple-bills...a splendidly challenging festival" Jazzwise UK Improvised Music Company, the Dublin based producers of 12 Points Festival, today announce that the 2016 edition of 12 Points will... read more

Christmas Jazz 2015 in Trondheim

by Trondheim Jazzfestival on Wed, 23/12/2015 - 16:41
The highlight of the Christmas season - and a musical ending to 2015!   Every year on the 28th of December a long standing tradition takes place. Trondheim´s unique and vibrant jazz scene gathers in Scandic Nidelven Hotel and fills it to the breaking point with excellent music and holiday spirits - from 7 PM to well... read more

Line-Up Announced for Gateshead International Jazz Festival 2016

by Gateshead International Jazz Festival on Mon, 30/11/2015 - 16:52
Gateshead International Jazz Festival is back! As always there’s the best of the UK, European and International jazz scene, hotly-tipped emerging talent and exciting cross genre artists with a programme that truly brings something for everyone. The festival, the UK’s biggest held under one roof, runs from Friday 15 – Sunday 17... read more

Creation of the Garden of the Festival "Musica sulle Bocche"

by Musica sulle bocche on Thu, 19/11/2015 - 11:43
The International Jazz Festival “Musica sulle Bocche”, held in Santa Teresa Gallura since 2001, has always been characterized as a sustainable event by paying great attention to the landscape and the natural environment in which it is located.  Since this year, the Festival directed by Enzo Favata has decided to formalize... read more

HCMF// 2015 - 20 to 29 November 2015

by hcmf - Huddersfield contemporary music festival on Wed, 18/11/2015 - 09:55
Opening on Friday 20 November, Huddersfield Contemporary Music Festival 2015 is set to continue bringing the very best contemporary music to Huddersfield - and tickets for the full programme are now on sale! The 38th hcmf// promises a programme filled with cutting-edge music from a host of leading... read more

Soirée hommage à Bernard Souroque

by Marseille Jazz des cinq Continents on Fri, 13/11/2015 - 12:55
Marseille Jazz is organsing a musical evening in memory of Bernard Souroque, Artistic Director of Marseille jazz des cinq continents, who recently passed away. On 23 November at Théatre de La Criée - Marseille, many artists and friends spontaneously asked to be present and play on this special occasion... read more

EFG London Jazz Festival: 13-22 November 2015

by EFG London Jazz Festival on Fri, 06/11/2015 - 17:39
2,000+ artists. 300+ gigs. 50+ venues. 23 years. 1 city The 10-day celebration of jazz that is the EFG London Jazz festival is less than two weeks away.   This year’s blistering line-up reveals a jazz treasure trove with a wealth of style, personality and community across the city. We’ve got young guns making their big... read more

12. Jazztopad Festival: 21-29 November 2015

by Jazztopad on Fri, 06/11/2015 - 17:06
The year 2015 is in many ways a breakthrough for Jazztopad. Having built its well-recognized brand for eleven years now, Jazztopad moves to the National Forum of Music – one of the most important concert venues in Europe. The long-awaited moment has come, and we can give our listeners and our artists optimal conditions for... read more

Jazzfest Berlin: 5-8 November 2015

by Jazzfest Berlin on Wed, 04/11/2015 - 12:37
Welcome to Jazzfest Berlin 2015 Jazzfest Berlin begins its second half-century by taking a step into the future and asking the question: what is jazz today, and what will it become? This year’s programme is intended to reflect the continued development of a music whose influence is increasingly felt far beyond its own borders,... read more

Jazz Fest Sarajevo: 3-8 November 2015

by Sarajevo Jazz Fest on Wed, 04/11/2015 - 12:05
The 19th Jazz Fest Sarajevo is taking place betwen the 3 and 8 November 2015 in the Bosnian Capital. Highlights of this year include Tigran Hamasyan "Mockroot" Jason Moran "Fats Wallner Dance Party", Al Di Meola "Elysium", Harve Henriksen with Christian Fennesz, Tomasz Stanko and much more! For more information: https... read more

Belgrade Jazz Festival: 28 October - 01 November 2015

by Belgrade Jazz Festival on Wed, 28/10/2015 - 12:24
The 31st Belgrade Jazz Festival will take place this year between 28 October and 01 November in the Serbian Capital. Highlights of this year's edition include international stars such as Hiromi, Rudresh Mahanthappa, Miguel Zenon and James Brandon Lewis together with great European names including Supersilent, Francesco Cafiso... 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

25th Akbank Jazz Festival, Istanbul - 21 October - 1 November 2015

by Akbank Jazz Festival on Tue, 20/10/2015 - 17:45
Akbank Jazz Festival; Echoing Across Turkey for the Past 25 Years 21 October - 01 November 2015, Istanbul Akbank Jazz Festival, one of the driving forces of positive change since its introduction to Turkey’s cultural and artistic life, is celebrating its 25th year. Dating back to its first notes that reverberated in the city... read more

Jazz Festival Umeå: The Unexpected, 21-25 October 2015

by Umea Jazz Festival on Tue, 20/10/2015 - 17:28
Jazz Festival Umeå returns between the 21 to 25 October 2015 in the main stages of Norrlandsoperan (NO!) and Umeå Folkets Hus (UFH) with lots of young talents of jazz and world music, public seminars, concerts for kids and a special Guest of Honour. This year’s Jazz Festival sheds light on the musicians that in different... read more

SIBIU jazz Festival Competition 2015

by Sibiu Jazz Festival on Tue, 20/10/2015 - 16:39
19th - 21st October 2015 Sibiu Jazz Festival Foundation, in partnership with the University Cultural Center of Sibiu/"Lucian Blaga" University, is organizing the 15th edition of the Sibiu Jazz Festival Competition, as a part of the most important jazz festival in Romania, which this year celebrates its 45 anniversary... read more

JAZZ & THE CITY Festival - Salzburg, October 2015

by Jazz & the City on Sun, 18/10/2015 - 22:56
Funky grooves, phat beats, exuberant songs October 22 - 26, 2015 JAZZ & THE CITY Salzburg, Austria   One hundred concerts at fifty venues in Salzburg's historic city center compose a special listening experience each October during "Jazz & the City." Salzburg's old town with its cafés, bars, squares, galleries... read more

Are you FREE? Music Festival 2015

by Are you free? Music Festival on Thu, 15/10/2015 - 10:31
Are You FREE? international music festival 2015 - 8th edition In spirit of international cooperation 16-17. October 2015 Venue: Culture house & NFG klub, Korzo B. Bartóka 788/1, Dunajská Streda, Slovakia The music festival „Are you Free?” is a festival of particular genres. We are waiting for all the music... read more

28th Vilnius Jazz Festival

by Vilnius Jazz Festival on Tue, 13/10/2015 - 11:57
The coming 28th edition of the International Vilnius Jazz Festival will be held on 15-18 October 2015 in the Lithuanian capital. Founded in 1987, Vilnius Jazz is the oldest annual jazz festival held in Vilnius. It is an exceptional event in Lithuania, providing a broad perspective on contemporary trends in jazz... read more

Skopje Jazz Festival 2015: 15-18 October

by Skopje Jazz Festival on Tue, 13/10/2015 - 10:59
The 34th Skopje Jazz Festival will take place in the Macedonian capital between the 15 and 18 October 2015. Highlights of this edition include James Blood Ulmer solo, Gianluca Petrella's Cosmic Renaissance, Avishai Cohen trio, Craig Taborn, Soweto Kinch, Colin Stetson & Sarah Neufeld and Martin Küchen's... read more

William Parker releases recording from Jazztopad Festival

by Jazztopad on Thu, 08/10/2015 - 18:43
William Parker's new 3CDs box set, "For those who are still", includes a long piece that was commissioned and premiered at Jazztopad Festival in November 2013. Ceremonies For Those Who Are Still , the 3rd CD of the set, marks the momentous occasion of William Parker's first work composed for symphony orchestra. It was... read more

17th International Enjoy Jazz Festival: 02 October - 14 November

by Enjoy Jazz on Fri, 02/10/2015 - 13:31
A festival scene without Enjoy Jazz is unimaginable. It has become one of the most important jazz festivals worldwide. It is a lively festival, which is first and foremost dedicated to the joy of great performances and the joy of music. The Festival’s motto is to enjoy jazz— and enjoying also means taking time for the individual... read more

CROSSROADS WINTER 2015

by Crossroads on Thu, 24/09/2015 - 12:23
  Crossroads Winter 2015 in collaboration with  Jazz Club Ferrara    FERRARA (Italy), JAZZ CLUB TORRIONE SAN GIOVANNI, h. 9.30pm  Friday, October 16th  WALLACE RONEY QUINTET  Wallace Roney - trumpet;  Bennie Maupin - saxes;  Anthony Wonsey - piano;  Rashaan... read more

36th International Saalfelden Jazz Festival: 27 to 30 August

by Saalfelden International Jazzfestival on Thu, 20/08/2015 - 10:59
Known as a playground for free spirits, the Saalfelden Jazz Festival has been a fixture on the international jazz circuit and one of the most experimental festivals of its kind for more than three decades. Each year at the end of August, musicians from all over the world gather in the small town of Saalfelden, Austria, to delight... read more

Musica sulle Bocche: Jazz and world music in Sardinia from 26 to 30 August

by Musica sulle bocche on Mon, 17/08/2015 - 12:20
The International Jazz Festival “Musica sulle Bocche”, in its fifteenth edition this year, will take place in Santa Teresa Gallura in Sardinia from 26th to 30th August. Located in one of the most beautiful and well known natural sceneries of the Mediterranean, “Musica sulle Bocche” has immediately been characterised by the... read more

Reykjavik Jazz Festival: 12-16 August 2015

by Reykjavik Jazz Festival on Fri, 07/08/2015 - 15:16
The Reykjavik Jazz Festival is dedicated to presenting the best in Icelandic Music and to connecting it with the international music scene. The Reykjavík Jazz Festival, a member of the Europe Jazz Network, takes place in Iceland August 12-16, 2015 with close to 100 artists performing 20 concerts. Approximately third of the... read more

Oslo Jazz Festival: 9-15 August 2015

by Oslo Jazz Festival on Fri, 07/08/2015 - 13:30
Oslo Jazz Festival will take place between the 9 and 15 of August 2015 in the Norvegian capital. The Festival, a member of the Europe Jazz Network, features more then 70 shows during one week in many locations around Oslo. Highlights from this edition includes a piano solo from Herbie Hancock, Gregory Porter, afrobeat legend... read more

Sildajazz Festival 2015

by Sildajazz - Haugesund International Jazz Festival on Mon, 03/08/2015 - 12:48
Silda Jazz Festival will take place between 5 and 9 August in the island of Silda, Norway. The Festival, a member of Europe Jazz Network, features great international and Scandinavian bands in an amazing setting between the Norwegian fjords. The line-up of this year includes Gregory Porter, Mezzoforte, Hamilton de Holanda trio... read more

Gaume Jazz Festival, 7-9 August 2015

by Gaume Jazz Festival on Mon, 03/08/2015 - 11:12
A world-beating range of flavours, new notes of Belgian jazz, the creative vibe of some new professional talents but also the best of European stages in scoop! Gaume Jazz festival, a member of the Europe Jazz Network, will take place in the heart of la « Gaume » for three days, on the bucolic spot of... read more

Raahe Jazz on the Beach festival 23-25 July 2015

by Raahen Rantajatsit / Raahe Jazz on the Beach on Wed, 22/07/2015 - 12:22
Raahen Rantajatsit a.k.a Raahe Jazz on the Beach festival will take place on 23 to 25 July 2015 in the Finnish city of Raahe. The Festival, a member of Europe Jazz Network, presents Finnish and international contemporary jazz in an intimate and familiar open-air seaside scenery. 27th edition lineup includes... read more

Gyula Castle Jazz Festival 2015

by Gyula Castle Jazz Festival on Fri, 17/07/2015 - 12:49
“King of the Hammond Organ, a singer with wonderful voice and Hungarian stars.” 18th July              the 24th Gyula Castle Jazz Festival                   ... read more

Moldejazz 2015: 13-18 July

by Molde International Jazz Festival on Mon, 13/07/2015 - 11:45
Molde Jazz Festival, of the main festivals in Norway and a member of Europe Jazz Network, will take place between the 13 and 18 July 2015.  The 2015 programme includes a mix of different styles, with R&B and pop stars such as D'Angelo and Veronica Maggio, rock icons like Robert Plant and the Sensational... read more

Venezia Jazz Festival: 11-26 July 2015

by Venezia Jazz Festival on Mon, 13/07/2015 - 09:42
Venezia Jazz Festival is one of the most important festivals on the international music scene, combining a rich and exclusive program with the extraordinary beauty of the locations. The festival takes place in Venice and hosts every year world-renowned artists with great success in terms of audience: a unique city where to... read more

Marseille Jazz des Cinq Continents

by Marseille Jazz des cinq Continents on Sun, 12/07/2015 - 20:46
The 16th edition of Marseille Jazz des Cinq Continents will take place between the 15 and 24 of July 2015. The Festival, a member of the Europe Jazz Network, happens in iconic venues around the city of Marseille, such as the Théâtre National de Marseille La Criée, MuCEM, Théâtre Silvain and ... read more

North Sea Jazz Festival, 10-11-12 July 2015

by North Sea Jazz Festival on Sun, 12/07/2015 - 18:39
The 2015 edition of the North Sea Jazz Festival in Rotterdam, "the world's largest indoor music festival" will take place in the weekend of the 10-11-12 July 2015. The Festival, a member of Europe Jazz Network, has become a landmark in the European Festivals' calendar, and regarded as a model by many professionals. The... read more

Today starts Bohemia Jazz Festival 2015

by Bohemia Jazz Fest on Thu, 09/07/2015 - 19:13
The Bohemia Jazz Festival this year will take place between the 9 and 19 July 2015. The Festival, a member of the Europe Jazz Network, has become one of the largest summer music festivals in Europe, characterised by open-air concerts in spectacular medieval settings all free of entrance.  The 2015 edition will see the... read more

Copenhagen Jazz Festival 2015

by Copenhagen Jazz Festival on Mon, 29/06/2015 - 18:30
This week starts Copenhagen Jazz Festival, one of the most prominent Festivals of the old continent and a member of Europe Jazz Network. For 10 days between the 3rd and 12th of July hundreds of thousands of visitors will enjoy more then 1.000 shows in 100 locations around the city. Every single summer since 1979 Copenhagen... read more

Great jazz in Norway: Kongsberg Jazz Festival

by Kongsberg Jazzfestival on Mon, 29/06/2015 - 17:37
Between the 1st and 4th July 2015 the Kongsberg Jazzfestival will take place in the south of Norway. The Festival, a member of Europe Jazz Network, is one of the oldest jazz festivals in Europe, the first edition dates back to 1964, and with time it developed to include a wide range of musical styles, from avant-garde jazz and... read more

Rigas Ritmi Festival kicks off this week

by Rigas Ritmi Festival on Mon, 29/06/2015 - 10:34
This week Rigas Ritmi Festival celebrates its 15th anniversary and from 1st till 4th of July 2015 audiences will have the chance to hear a versatile and broad musical programme, stretching from legendary jazz classics and standards to new gypsy-jazz. Rigas Ritmi, a member of the Europe Jazz Network, is a major event... read more

One week left to Ljubljana Jazz Festival!

by Ljubljana Jazz Festival on Tue, 23/06/2015 - 10:42
The 56th edition of the Ljubljana Jazz Festival will take place between the 1st and 4th of July 2015 in the Slovenian Capital. The Festival has a long history of proposing innovative music from different countries and cultures and is organised by Cankarjev dom, a member of the Europe Jazz Network and part of... read more

Jazz Marathon in Catania: 6-12 July 2015

by Catania Jazz on Mon, 22/06/2015 - 13:13
Catania Jazz Marathon will take place between the 6 and 12 July 2015 in the evocative venue of Monastero dei Benedettini. Catania Jazz is one of the founding members of the Europe Jazz Network in 1987, and for many years has been able to bring to the south of Italy the biggest names of international jazz... read more

Gaume Jazz Festival 2015

by Gaume Jazz Festival on Tue, 16/06/2015 - 11:47
GAUME JAZZ FESTIVAL 2015 7 | 8| 9 août 2015  Profitez des tarifs de printemps (25% d'économie - 12-25 ans : 50 % supplémentaires) jusqu'au 21 juin Rappel : 3 stages d'été : Encore quelques places !   B - 6730 Rossignol jmlb@jeunessesmusicales.be www.gaume-jazz.be     Le Gaume... read more

Jazz in the fiords: Nattjazz Festival 2015

by Nattjazz Festival on Wed, 27/05/2015 - 10:43
The 2015 edition of the Nattjazz Festival in Bergen, Norway, will take place between the 28th of May and 1st of June. Nattjazz, a member of Europe Jazz Network (EJN), is the oldest and one of the leading jazz festivals in Northern Europe. 35 years old, it presents 10 days of music in a spectacular venue, an old... read more

Charles Lloyd releases new album premiered at Jazztopad

by Jazztopad on Thu, 21/05/2015 - 20:22
"Wild man dance", Charles Lloyd's new work, was commissioned by and premiered at Jazztopad Festival, a member of the Europe Jazz Network, in Wrocław in 2013. The recordings of that incredible concert will be released on the new album of the artist, the first one in 30 years for the renowned Blue Note label... read more

Ljubljana Jazz Festival - July 2015

by Ljubljana Jazz Festival on Thu, 07/05/2015 - 09:20
The Lubljana Jazz Festival will take place between the 1st and 4th of July 2015 in the Slovenian capital city. Over a four-day period, the 56th Ljubljana Jazz Festival, a meber of the European Jazz Network, will present: 19 concerts featuring artists from 19 countries; three world premieres; the guitar, orchestra and... read more

Mai Jazz Festival 2015

by Maijazz on Tue, 05/05/2015 - 19:45
Mai Jazz Festival, a member of Europe Jazz Network and one of Norway's most prominent jazz Festival, is taking place between the 5 and 10 May 2015 in the city of Stavanger with a great showcase of international artists as well as Norwegian ones. Since the first festival in 1989 MaiJazz has developed to be one of... read more

Cheltenham International Jazz Fest 2015

by Cheltenham Jazz Festival on Wed, 29/04/2015 - 12:29
Cheltenham International Jazz Fest, a member of the Europe Jazz Network, and one of UK's leading appointment of the year for jazz music, is taking place around the May bank holiday between the 29th of April and the 4th of May 2015. This year the Festival will see the performances of great names of the International... read more

Jazzkaar brought together a record number of jazz friends

by Jazzkaar Festival on Tue, 28/04/2015 - 11:12
During ten spring days 17 - 26 April, the 26th Tallinn International Festival Jazzkaar brought joy to over 21.000 music lovers all over Estonia with 200 events. Happening for the first time at Telliskivi Creative City, the new home of the festival was well received by both musicians as well as the audience. Concerts took place... read more

Ravenna Jazz 2015: May 2 - 11

by Ravenna Jazz on Thu, 23/04/2015 - 15:05
Ravenna (I), May 2 - 11, 2015   Concerts, workshops and aperitifs.    For more information: www.erjn.it/ravenna, https://www.facebook.com/RavennaJazz  

Schaffhauser Jazz Festival to start on the 6th May 2015

by Schaffhauser Jazz Festival on Tue, 21/04/2015 - 19:59
Since its inception, the Schaffhauser Jazz Festival has focussed its work on presenting each year the most innovative Swiss artists in the fields of jazz and improvised music. This year the Festival, at its 26th edition, will take place between the 6th and 9th May 2015 targeting a local as well as an international public... read more

Riga Jazz Stage 2015 Laureates!

by Rigas Ritmi Festival on Tue, 21/04/2015 - 10:20
The International Jazz Artist Contest "Riga Jazz Stage 2015" has concluded and laureates of both categories - "Jazz Vocal" and "Jazz Trumpet" – have been announced! "Riga Jazz Stage 2015" took place from 9 to 11 April at cinema "Splendid Palace". This year the contest... read more

Trondheim Jazzfest 2015

by Trondheim Jazzfestival on Mon, 20/04/2015 - 17:00
Trondheim Jazzfest 2015 will kick off on the 7th May 2015 with 4 days of the most innovative jazz from Scandinavia and Europe. The festival is a member of the Europe Jazz Network (EJN) and is built around the exciting jazz scene in Trondheim, Norway, and the world renowned jazzcourse at NTNU Department of... read more

Spring is here: April Jazzfest in Espoo kicks off on 21st April

by April Jazz on Mon, 20/04/2015 - 16:01
The 29th April Jazz Festival will take place in Espoo, Finland, 21–26 April 2015. The Festival, a member of the Europe Jazz Network (EJN) presents some of the most prominent Finnish and international artists as well as some of rhythm music’s freshest and most interesting rising stars. April Jazz is the biggest jazz... read more

International jazz in Tallinn: Jazzkaar Festival 2015

by Jazzkaar Festival on Mon, 20/04/2015 - 13:51
The 26th Jazzkaar festival is taking place between the 17th and 26th April 2015, brining some of the most innovative and world-class jazz in Tallinn, Estonia. Jazzkaar, a member of the Europe Jazz Network (EJN), features 10 days of great concerts on the Tallinn harbour, together with jazz awards and a urban project on the... read more

4. Katowice JazzArt Festival 2015

by Katowice JazzArt Festival on Fri, 20/03/2015 - 13:35
  4th edition of Katowice's finest JazzArt Festival is coming soon. From 21st till 30th April we will join concerts, lectures, workshops and movie screenings in several venues. Details to find on www.jazzartfestival.eu

22nd Izmir European Jazz Festival

by Izmir European Jazz Festival on Mon, 02/03/2015 - 10:15
22nd Izmir European Jazz Festival The 22nd Izmir European Jazz Festival will be held from Thursday 5 March to Saturday 21 March 2015. Focusing on European jazz, the festival is the first and still the only one of its kind in the country. In its 22nd edition, the festival aims to attract more people through public events. The... read more

Jazzkaar 2015, Tallinn, Estonia - April 17-26

by Jazzkaar Festival on Mon, 02/03/2015 - 10:12
Jazzkaar is the biggest jazz festival in the Baltic States (held since 1990). The festival presents more than fifty concerts all around Estonia. Jazzkaar’s home is in Telliskivi - accommodates up to one thousand listeners and cosy cafes, exhibitions, recreational areas. The festival program also includes the concerts with... read more

RIGA JAZZ STAGE 2015

by Rigas Ritmi Festival on Mon, 02/03/2015 - 10:02
April 9-11 in cinema "Splendid Palace" (Elizabetes Street 61, Riga, Latvia) RIGA JAZZ STAGE is an international jazz artists contest - great chance for young and talented jazz artists to prove their skills on the international stage. Contest aims to give young musicians an opportunity to improve their skills in... read more

PROGRAMME ANNOUNCED FOR 12 POINTS 2015

by 12 Points on Mon, 02/03/2015 - 10:00
PROGRAMME ANNOUNCED FOR 12 POINTS 2015  4 days of exciting young jazz acts from across Europe with daytime ‘Jazz Futures’ seminar and after hours jam sessions in DUBLIN this April 15-18th www.12points.ie   This April sees the 9th edition of exuberant young European jazz festival,12 Points; back at home base in... read more

Gateshead International Jazz Festival, 10-12 April 2015, Sage Gateshead, Newcastle, UK

by Gateshead International Jazz Festival on Mon, 02/03/2015 - 09:55
Gateshead International Jazz Festival is delighted to announce an exciting international line-up for its 11th edition with its trademark mix of UK, European and international jazz icons, hot new talent and some of the best of the thriving Northern jazz scene. The programme is packed with something for jazz fans of all kinds... read more

JAZZFEST - TRONDHEIM JAZZ FESTIVAL, 7. - 10. MAY 2015 (NO)

by Trondheim Jazzfestival on Mon, 02/03/2015 - 09:52
The Trondheim Jazz Festival is featuring the best of international and local jazz artists. Artists already are signed for this year’s festival: Artists already are signed for this year’s festival: Thursday 7. May:  Come Shine w/ Knut Reiersrud and Jan Erik Vold,  Needlepoint,  Trondheim Jazz... read more

29th APRIL JAZZ FESTIVAL 21-26 April 2015, Espoo (FI)

by April Jazz on Mon, 02/03/2015 - 09:48
29th APRIL JAZZ FESTIVAL 21-26 April 2015, Espoo (FI) April Jazz is the biggest jazz festival in Finland’s capital city area. The 29th festival takes place in Espoo, only a 15 minute bus ride from Helsinki city center. This spring the international highlights include the American saxophonist David Sanborn, jazz vocalist... read more

FESTA DO JAZZ 2015

by Festa Do Jazz on Mon, 02/03/2015 - 09:29
FESTA DO JAZZ 2015 http://www.sonsdalusofonia.com/ 27th, 28th, 29th March 2015 - (Friday to Sunday) São Luiz Teatro Municipal – Lisbon, Portugal The Festa do Jazz - Portuguese Jazz Fest is a festival organized by the Association Sons da Lusofonia and the São Luiz Municipal Theatre, held by the Lisbon... read more

GATESHEAD INTERNATIONAL JAZZ FESTIVAL ANNOUNCES 2015 LINE-UP

by Gateshead International Jazz Festival on Tue, 09/12/2014 - 14:58
Media Release: 27 November, 2014 GATESHEAD INTERNATIONAL JAZZ FESTIVAL ANNOUNCES 2015 LINE-UP Gateshead International Jazz Festival is delighted to announce an exciting international line-up with its trademark mix of UK, European and international jazz icons, hot new talent and some of the best of the thriving... read more

12 Points 2015

by 12 Points on Thu, 20/11/2014 - 22:12
Application Deadline 12th December Dynamic festival of young European Jazz 12 Points Project Arts Centre, Dublin | 15-18th April 2015 | www.12points.ie “the freshest, hottest sounds in jazz and contemporary experimental music” - The Irish Times “Innovation is the watchword for the festival, the brainchild... read more

"Riga Jazz Stage 2015" is announced

by Rigas Ritmi Festival on Mon, 17/11/2014 - 10:19
Organizers of the contest welcome jazz artists in categories “Jazz Vocal” and “Jazz Trumpet” to apply.   Contest is an opportunity for young talents to showcase their jazz skills, gain visibility and stage experience internationally.   Performances of contestants will be... read more

Jazz for Kids: engage the Children - London Jazz Festival Roundtable - 16th November at Southbank Centre, London, UK

by EFG London Jazz Festival on Mon, 17/11/2014 - 08:58
Jazz for Kids: engage the Children - London Jazz Festival Roundtable - 16th November at Southbank Centre, London, UK This roundtable discussion, kindly organized by Serious/the EFG London Jazz Festival, was the starting point of this project aiming at coming up with a methodology for producing and presenting jazz concerts for... read more

CD “The Best of Riga Jazz Stage 2014” released!

by Rigas Ritmi Festival on Mon, 27/10/2014 - 13:06
The CD features different compositions, performed during the International Jazz Artist Contest “Riga Jazz Stage 2014”. “The Best of Riga Jazz Stage 2014” features 12 compositions – originals and jazz standards – including the performance of the contest’s Grand Prix winners, vocalist... 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

CHRISTMAS JAZZ FESTIVAL 2014

by Jazzkaar Festival on Tue, 14/10/2014 - 10:33
CHRISTMAS JAZZ FESTIVAL 2014 on Wednesday, 08 October 2014. Jazzkaar News Christmas Jazz Festival 2014 19th International Christmas Jazz Festival organized by Jazzkaar will take place November 23rd –December 15th all over Estonia. Christmas Jazz Festival headliners are singer-bassist Richard Bona and Latin Grammy... read more

Are You FREE? 2014

by Are you free? Music Festival on Mon, 29/09/2014 - 14:57
Are You FREE? 2014 Are You FREE? Internatiomal Music Festival 2014 10-11. october 2014 Venue: NFG klub, Korzo B. Bartóka 788/1, Dunajská Streda The music festival „Are you Free?” is a festival of particular genres. We are waiting for all the music lovers who were able to keep a kind of... read more

"Rigas Ritmi Festival" announces Winter concert series!

by Rigas Ritmi Festival on Tue, 16/09/2014 - 15:32
Rigas Ritmi Festival announces two new concerts – on 17th of October, the Jonathan Kreisberg Quartet will perform at the newly opened concert hall “Riga” at the Latvian Academy of Science and on 28th of November Australian jazz trumpeter will perform together with the Latvian Radio Big Band in a special... read more

hcmf// 2014 | Friday 21st - Sunday 30th Nobember 2014

by hcmf - Huddersfield contemporary music festival on Fri, 12/09/2014 - 10:27
hcmf// 2014 | Friday 21st - Sunday 30th November 2014 Full festival programme launches - book your tickets now Tickets are now on sale for all events at this year's Festival, with online earlybird discounts still available for a limited time. The 37th hcmf// promises a programme filled with cutting-edge music... read more

12 Points Festival 2015

by 12 Points on Fri, 12/09/2014 - 10:14
12 Points Festival 2015 http://www.12points.ie The 2015 line-up will be announced in February 2015 April 2015 - DUBLIN, Ireland The next edition of our small but beautifully formed festival takes place in Dublin in April 2015, when twelve bands will perform over four nights, selected from hundreds of online... 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

Apply for Music Meeting

by Sarajevo Jazz Fest on Tue, 09/09/2014 - 10:42
  Apply for Music Meeting The third edition of Music Meeting – regional educational program aimed for music students and young musicians from age 18 to 27, will take place from 04 to 09 November within 18th Jazz Fest Sarajevo 2014. The program is going to gather 80 young artists from all over Bosnia... read more

18th Jazz Fest Sarajevo program!

by Sarajevo Jazz Fest on Sun, 24/08/2014 - 11:38
18th Jazz Fest program! http://jazzfest.ba/en/ 18th international music festival Jazz Fest Sarajevo 2014 will be held in the first November week and opened by Gregory Porter, Grammy winner in the category Best Jazz Album released last year and currently one of the most popular vocalists of the jazz scene. As we... read more

EFG LONDON JAZZ FESTIVAL – JULY ANNOUNCEMENT

by EFG London Jazz Festival on Sat, 23/08/2014 - 11:39
  EFG LONDON JAZZ FESTIVAL – JULY ANNOUNCEMENT This month’s announcement sees yet more world-class talent heading to London in November.
With a particular focus on the strength of the European scene, we present Rusconi, Jef Neve, Alexander Hawkins and Marcin Masecki - pianists pushing at the... read more

All names for Jazztopad Festival 2014 announced!

by Jazztopad on Wed, 20/08/2014 - 12:40
Jazztopad are happy to announce the line up of artists for this year's festival in Nov 2014! The festival will kick off with the youthful energy of Nate Wooley Quintet. With a special guest Megan Schubert and the Festival Cello Ensemble American trumpeter will perform a composition commissioned for him by Jazztopad... read more

Jazz & The City 2014 - The Program

by Jazz & the City on Sat, 16/08/2014 - 23:27
  Jazz & The City 2014 - The Program 22nd - 26th October 2014, Altstadt Salzburg http://www.salzburgjazz.com   22.10.2014 |  7:00 pm | REPUBLIC THEATER Anton-Neumayr-Platz 2 PAOLO FRESU, OMAR SOSA, TRILOK GURTU | Italy, Cuba, India Three Continents One Sound Paolo Fresu:... read more

Gaume Jazz Festival

by Gaume Jazz Festival on Tue, 05/08/2014 - 13:29
Gaume Jazz Festival 8 | 9 | 10 August 2014 \\ Rossignol - Tintigny \\ Belgium   Jazz of the future & Quality popular party ! In the beautiful and peaceful area of Gaume (in the south of Belgium), the Gaume Jazz Festival first occurred in August 1985 at the Jeunesses Musicales’... read more

Festival “Rigas Ritmi 2014” has concluded!

by Rigas Ritmi Festival on Tue, 15/07/2014 - 13:06
The 14th International “Rigas Ritmi Festival” this year took place from 2nd till 5th of July. Altogether, 72 musicians from 19 countries – USA, UK, Latvia, Australia, Israel, Columbia, Finland, Italy, The Netherlands, Sweden, Austria, Israel, Poland, etc. – performed in the festival. 20 concerts took place... read more

Nomos Jazz Festival a Castellamare del Golfo (Trapani)

by Catania Jazz on Wed, 25/06/2014 - 18:51
Nomos Jazz Festival a Castellamare del Golfo (Trapani) Cari amici di Catania Jazz, vi presentiamo il cartellone del Nomos Jazz Festival che si svolgerà a Castellamare del Golfo (Trapani) presso l’Arena delle Rose (in Corso Bernardo Mattarella, qui la mappa). 27 luglio ADAM BEN EZRA solo + IRIT DEKEL... read more

Gyulai Vár Jazz Festival 2014

by Gyula Castle Jazz Festival on Mon, 16/06/2014 - 15:31
Gyulai Vár Jazz Festival 2014 Website: www.gyulaivarszinhaz.hu, www.shakespearefesztival.hu Gyulai Várszínház An unforgettable summer theatre evening in Gyula The Gyula Castle Theatre operates in the court of the only gothic brick fortress that has survived in Central-Europe. Between 22th June and 11th August the... read more

Star-filled workshops

by Rigas Ritmi Festival on Wed, 04/06/2014 - 11:25
Star-filled workshops This year is no exception - festival “Rigas Ritmi 2014” from 2nd till 5th July organizes master’s workshops for musicians, theorists and fans. Master’s workshops are among the cornerstones of the festival and are organized to assist young musicians in shaping their careers... read more

Joshua Redman, Dave Holland, Manu Katché & Richard Bona added to the festival’s headliners

by Copenhagen Jazz Festival on Wed, 04/06/2014 - 11:06
Joshua Redman, Dave Holland, Manu Katché & Richard Bona added to the festival’s headliners     Big international names such as Gregory Porter, Concha Buika, The John Scofield Überjam Band, Tinariwen, Christian McBride, Hiromi, Chick Corea and Stanley Clarke has already announced their... read more

ROD STEWART TO PERFORM AT CURAÇAO NORTH SEA JAZZ

by North Sea Jazz Festival on Sat, 31/05/2014 - 13:14
ROD STEWART TO PERFORM AT CURAÇAO NORTH SEA JAZZ Friday, August 29th It is with great honor that we announce the arrival of Rod Stewart to Curaçao North Sea Jazz. The legendary singer will perform on the Sam Cooke stage on Friday, August 29th. Soul singer Joss Stone, Seun Kuti & Egypt 80 and will... read more

Festival Jazzdor Strasbourg-Berlin 2014

by Jazzdor Strasbourg - Berlin on Wed, 28/05/2014 - 10:27
8. Festival Jazzdor Strasbourg-berlin : 03-06 June 2014 in Kesselhaus, Kulturbrauerei, Berlin  with : Vincent Peirani & Émile Parisien, Louis Sclavis / Julien Desprez / Sylvain Darrifourcq, Papanosh, Benat Achiary & Erwan Keravec “Ametsa“, Edward Perraud Synaesthetic Trip, Die Hochstapler “The Braxtornette Project... read more

call for hcmf// shorts 2014

by hcmf - Huddersfield contemporary music festival on Mon, 26/05/2014 - 12:20
Perform at the UK's leading festival of new music hcmf// shorts is a series of short informal performances which this year will take place all day on Monday 24 November 2014 in various venues across Huddersfield. hcmf// shorts provides emerging artists with a valuable platform to perform for members of the public, media... read more

Rigas Ritmi 2014 Supertickets available now!

by Rigas Ritmi Festival on Tue, 13/05/2014 - 12:12
Rigas Ritmi 2014 Supertickets available now! “Rigas Ritmi 2014” offers the chance to visit three of the main festival concerts from 3rd to 5th of July at the Riga Congress Centre with a 50% discount. With purchasing the Supertickets the music lover obtains a seat to all concerts.   For the 14th year... read more

55TH LJUBLJANA JAZZ FESTIVAL

by Ljubljana Jazz Festival on Fri, 02/05/2014 - 09:14
55TH LJUBLJANA JAZZ FESTIVAL   For the 55th Ljubljana Jazz Festival we have created a very special programme based on two focuses: The Piano and Norwegian Jazz. Along with the trumpet, the piano has been refreshed incredibly over the past few years after a period of certain stagnation. Apart from a few names that... read more

VOSSA JAZZ 11. – 13. APRIL 2014

by Vossa Jazz on Wed, 02/04/2014 - 17:35
Vossa Jazz is held for the 41st time and thus remains one of the oldest, most acclaimed jazz festivals in Norway. Quite an achievement considering the modest size of Voss with it´s appr. 14000 inhabitants. Every Easter since 1973 has started with 3 days of jazz, folk and world music. This year Bill Frisell is performing... read more

Exciting names announced!

by Molde International Jazz Festival on Thu, 20/03/2014 - 11:21
Exciting names announced! Tumbuktu, Jarle Bernhoft, Ola Kvernberg and Thomas Dybdahl to participate in making Moldejazz 2014 a genre-defying event whose excess will reflect upon the playfulness and dynamics of todays music scene. - I am very pleased with the artists we've so far been able to confirm for this years festival,... read more

12 POINTS FESTIVAL | 2014 Programme Announced!

by 12 Points on Tue, 18/03/2014 - 19:44
2014 Programme Announced! We are delighted to finally announce the 12 acts that have been chosen for 12 Points 2014. Taking place in the wonderful Norrlands Operan in Umea, Sweden 10-12th April.   Opening Night of 12 Points 2014 : Thursday 10th April 12 Points 2014 hits the ground running with some big... read more

Crossroads 2014

by Crossroads on Tue, 18/03/2014 - 14:11
CROSSROADS 2014 More than 40 concerts from February to May 2014. See the complete program on http://www.crossroads-it.org Follow us on Facebook -- https://www.facebook.com/CrossroadsJazzEAltroInEmiliaRomagna -- and on Twitter -- https://twitter.com/Crossroards_JN -- For more information, contact Jazz Network, tel. +... read more

JAZZKAAR INVITES TO ITS 25TH BIRTHDAY

by Jazzkaar Festival on Mon, 10/03/2014 - 10:32
JAZZKAAR INVITES TO ITS 25TH BIRTHDAY! on Monday, 17 February 2014. Posted in English Jazzkaar News The largest jazz festival in the Baltic States Jazzkaar invites to its 25th birthday in April. Festival’s program is now public, tickets are on sale. Festival will be opened by the first ever performance of composer... read more

FESTIVAL BANLIEUSES BLEUES 2014 | jazz en Seine-Saint-Denis | 31° édition | 14MARS.11AVR

by Banlieues Bleues on Mon, 03/03/2014 - 17:15
Après une 30ème édition défricheuse  et passionnante, Banlieues Bleues se met sur son trente-et-un avec un programme suffisamment foisonnant (quarante groupes) pour restituer toute la bande spectrale d'un jazz-lumière noire au cœur ou à la source d'un large faisceau d'évolutions musicales. Le jazz a une... read more

Tickets to “Riga Jazz Stage 2014” concerts available!

by Rigas Ritmi Festival on Mon, 03/03/2014 - 12:37
Tickets to the International Jazz Artist Contest “Riga Jazz Stage 2014” are available. Individual contest concert tickets, as well as exclusive Full Pass tickets to all concerts are available now! The International Jazz Artist Contest “Riga Jazz Stage 2014” will take place from 3rd till 5th on April, in... read more

Gateshead International Jazz Festival 2014

by Gateshead International Jazz Festival on Tue, 25/02/2014 - 10:39
Gateshead International Jazz Festival 2014 Friday 4th - Sunday 6th April 2014.   This year we’re celebrating the 10th anniversary of the UK’s biggest jazz festival under one roof outside London. Known as the Spring Quartet, this powerful ensemble on its first visit to the UK,... read more

21st İZMİR EUROPEAN JAZZ FESTIVAL 3-20 March 2014

by Izmir European Jazz Festival on Thu, 13/02/2014 - 10:53
21st İZMİR EUROPEAN JAZZ FESTIVAL 3-20 March 2014 http://www.iksev.org/en 3-20 March AASSM Foyer   12th “Jazz Festival Poster Competition” Exhibition 3-20 March  AASSM Entrance Level East-West Wing Galleries “Jazz on the Cover” Exhibition by Rafal Olbinski Opening Concert  3 March, Monday  8:... read more

Application process for the International jazz artist contest "Riga Jazz Stage 2014" has ended!

by Rigas Ritmi Festival on Tue, 04/02/2014 - 14:08
Altogether, 42 contestants applied in the two categories of the contest - "Vocal" and "Saxophone", representing 17 different countries - USA, Australia, Armenia, Slovenia, Denmark, Hungary, Turkey, Israel, Germany, UK, Sweden, Poland, Russia, Finland as well as all three Baltic States - Latvia, Lithuania and... read more

International Jazz Artist Contest “RIGA JAZZ STAGE 2014” Announced!

by Rigas Ritmi Festival on Fri, 03/01/2014 - 14:57
Jazz vocalists and saxophonists are welcome to apply for the International Jazz Artist contest “Riga Jazz Stage 2014”. Contest will take place in Riga, Latvia, from April 3-5. “Riga Jazz Stage” is an International jazz artist contest which provides opportunity for jazz artists to prove themselves in jazz... read more

Year 2013 in “Rigas Ritmi” festival

by Rigas Ritmi Festival on Fri, 03/01/2014 - 14:49
The 13th annual “Rigas Ritmi” festival has concluded. Throughout 2013, 257 artists and musicians from 21 countries – Slovakia, the US, Croatia, Latvia, Nigeria, Denmark, Estonia, Iceland, Great Britain, New Zealand, Lithuania, Italy, the Czech Republic, Israel, East Africa, Germany, France, Ireland and other... read more

EUROBEST AWARDS 2013

by Skopje Jazz Festival on Thu, 12/12/2013 - 14:23
EUROBEST LISBON Eurobest is the premier event for Europe's creative communications industry. The Festival provides debate, learning, inspiration and networking opportunities to an increasingly large community of art directors, copywriters, media agency executives, clients, account managers, agency heads, producers and... read more

Jazz breaking news: Loose Tubes 30th Anniversary Reunion For Cheltenham Jazz Festival 2014

by Cheltenham Jazz Festival on Fri, 29/11/2013 - 10:22
www.jazzwisemagazine.com The UK's Biggest Selling Jazz Magazine The infamous, 21-piece London-based big band Loose Tubes (pictured) return to the stage for the first time in 24 years with their 30th Anniversary Reunion concert that has just been announced as a major highlight of the 2014 Cheltenham Jazz Festival, which will... read more

Review: Skopje and Belgrade Jazz Festivals

by Skopje Jazz Festival on Thu, 28/11/2013 - 10:29
    Review: Skopje and Belgrade Jazz Festivals Bob Weir finds plenty to enjoy at the 32nd Skopje Jazz Festival and the revived Belgrade programme, featuring Vijay Iyer and Ana Sofrenovic   Skopje is rapidly striving for identity as the capital of Macedonia which emerged so recently from the break-... read more

Huddersfield Contemporary Music Festival - 15-24 November 2013

by hcmf - Huddersfield contemporary music festival on Thu, 14/11/2013 - 18:15
The full programme for this year’s Huddersfield Contemporary Music Festival has been revealed, with tickets for all events now on sale and online earlybird discounts still available for a limited time.   A whole day dedicated to John Zorn, premieres of works by Brian Ferneyhough, Jakob Ullmann and Georg... read more

London Jazz Festival 15-24 November 2013

by EFG London Jazz Festival on Thu, 14/11/2013 - 17:10
'One of the best jazz festivals in the world' (The Guardian) 2013 marks the 21st birthday of the capital’s biggest city-wide music festival in a 10-day celebration of music that extends throughout London, taking an extraordinary range of live music to venues of every shape and size. You can view our brochure... read more

JAZZTOPAD FESTIVAL 14-24.11.2013 Wrocław

by Jazztopad on Wed, 13/11/2013 - 11:18
November 14 (Thursday), 7:00 pm  Wrocław Philharmonic Hall    Wayne Shorter Quartet  Wayne Shorter – saxophones  Danilo Perez – piano  John Patitucci – double bass  Brian Blade – drums  Tickets:  VIP 250, I zone 180zł, II zone 150zł ,... read more

For the first time in Latvia – legendary Pat Metheny Unity Group!

by Rigas Ritmi Festival on Tue, 29/10/2013 - 15:20
Rigas Ritmi Festival presents – the exceptional Pat Metheny Unity Group on April 26 in Riga!     “Pat Metheny Unity Group” is an extension of the “Pat Metheny Unity Band” and includes renown musicians  – guitarist Pat Metheny, woodwind player Chris Potter, longtime collaborator... read more

Jazz Festival Umeå

by Umea Jazz Festival on Tue, 22/10/2013 - 18:32
Jazz Festival Umeå from 23th to 27th October 2013 Info: http://www.umeajazzfestival.se/ Ons/Wed 23: MIDGÅRDS JAZZFEST Tors/Thur 24: CHRIS POTTER UNDERGROUND DINO SALUZZI & NORRLANDSOPERANS SYMFONIORKESTER Fre/Fri 25... read more

Skopje Jazz Festival 2013 - from 17th to 21st October

by Skopje Jazz Festival on Wed, 16/10/2013 - 16:01
SKOPJE JAZZ FESTIVAL 2013 17 October Macedonian Opera And Ballet, 20:00h• EVAN PARKER / ZLATKO KAUCIC • GET THE BLESSING 18 October Macedonian Opera And Ballet, 20:00h• SIDSEL ENDRESEN & STIAN WESTERHUS• THE ABERCROMBIE QUARTETCity Hall Center, 24:00h•... read more

Gateshead International Jazz Festival, 4th - 6th April 2014

by Gateshead International Jazz Festival on Fri, 11/10/2013 - 10:36
This year we’re celebrating the 10th anniversary of the UK’s biggest jazz festival under one roof outside London. This year’s highlights include bassist, vocalist and composer Esperanza Spalding – one of the biggest breakout stars of 2011, garnering a GRAMMY for ‘Best New Artist... read more

Enjoy Jazz Festival - 15th edition - from 2nd October to 16th November 2013

by Enjoy Jazz on Wed, 09/10/2013 - 19:34
15th INTERNATIONAL FESTIVAL FOR JAZZ AND MORE from 2nd October to 16th November 2013 Heidelberg, Mannheim, Ludwigshafen   Info program: http://www.enjoyjazz.de/content/index_ger.html 15th International Festival for Jazz and More Festival fans and good music lovers can look forward... read more

Vilnius Jazz Festival - 26 edition - from 9th to 13th October 2013

by Vilnius Jazz Festival on Wed, 09/10/2013 - 19:08
New, modern, progressive  VILNIUS JAZZ FESTIVAL 26^ EDITION  from 9th to 13th October 2013 Info program at: http://www.vilniusjazz.lt/

JAZZ & THE CITY

by Jazz & the City on Wed, 09/10/2013 - 10:27
JAZZ & THE CITY 9th - 13th October 2013 Altstadt Salisburg http://www.salzburgjazz.com

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

EJN SHOWCASE – NORWEGIAN NIGHTS

by Trondheim Jazzfestival on Tue, 27/08/2013 - 17:11
http://jazzfest.no/ejn-showcase-norwegian-nights/  

Stockholm Jazz Festival 2013

by Stockholm Jazz Festival on Mon, 26/08/2013 - 12:35
Welcome to Stockholm Jazz Festival 2013! 7 days, 20 different venues and over 60 concerts. Full program and tickets will be released August 26th. There will be no festivalpass, instead you buy a ticket for each concert, this way you can tailor your own jazz festival. Tickets are sold at each venue and online - see links below... read more

23rd Akbank Jazz Festival - 25th September/12th October 2013

by Akbank Jazz Festival on Tue, 20/08/2013 - 11:06
Akbank Jazz Festival A city that night and day, keeps up the beat each neighborhood its own tune each street its own rhythm and which can’t stand silence Istanbul makes its own music, A sound no one can resist. It’s a city where harmony riffs with chaos where life finds order in disorder a city where... read more

USHER CANCELED, PRINCE AT CURACAO NORTH SEA JAZZ

by North Sea Jazz Festival on Mon, 12/08/2013 - 11:03
USHER CANCELED, PRINCE AT CURACAO NORTH SEA JAZZ Due to personal circumstances, Usher had to cancel his concert at the Curacao North Sea Jazz Festival. Fortunately we can announce that none other than the legendary Prince will take Sam Cooke stage. His Purple Highness was born as Prince Rogers Nelson in 1958, the son... read more

Program 2013 15-22 August

by Reykjavik Jazz Festival on Thu, 08/08/2013 - 16:36
  Fimmtudagur/Thursday August 15 18.00 Gathering at Kex Hostel. Parade preparation. 18.30 Jazz Festival Parade from Kex to the JazzCorner led by some of Iceland finest musicians. 19.00 JazzCorner - Opening Ceremony - Launch of the Reykjavik Jazz Festival Club. 20.00 Frikirkjan - Jónsmessa. Guitarist Jón P... read more

Gaume Jazz Festival - Présentation

by Gaume Jazz Festival on Fri, 02/08/2013 - 17:54
The Gaume Jazz Festival’s reputation has been built on the 450 concerts it has produced since being created by the Jeunesses Musicales du Luxembourg Belge in 1985. It is artistically ambitious, with a consistent level that blends Belgian jazz, major European productions and young professionals. But what makes the... read more

RANTAJATSIT PROGRAM 2013

by Raahen Rantajatsit / Raahe Jazz on the Beach on Fri, 26/07/2013 - 10:55
Rantajatsit program 2013 Note: information about the performers, and translations, will be added Thursday 25.7.2013 Ruiskuhuone, 10 € 20.00 Virta Antti Hevosmaa, trp, efects, voc - Heikki Selamo, gtr, efects - Erik Heikkinen, dr, perc Friday 26.7. 2013 A special number to celebrate the 25th festival: Aarno... read more

RAAHEN RANTAJATSIT - JAZZ ON THE BEACH 25. - 27.7.2013

by Raahen Rantajatsit / Raahe Jazz on the Beach on Fri, 26/07/2013 - 10:49
Goran Kajfes Subtropic Arkestra and Ricky-Tick Big Band & Julkinen Sana have been booked to headline Raahen Rantajatsit aka Raahe Jazz on the Beach Finnish acts will feature Mopo, Mikko Innanen’s Innkvisitio, and Kauhukakara, to name a few The Raahe Jazz on The Beach Festival will celebrate its 25th year 25 –... read more

The 54th LJUBLJANA JAZZ FESTIVAL starts tomorrow!

by Ljubljana Jazz Festival on Mon, 01/07/2013 - 22:08
The 54th LJUBLJANA JAZZ FESTIVAL starts tomorrow! Focus on a foremost European representative of contemporary improvised music PETER BRÖTZMANN. You can see the interview at the Ljubljana jazz festival web page. http://www.ljubljanajazz.si/index.php/en/video-interviews

RIGAS RITMI FESTIVAL, 3 - 6 JULY

by Rigas Ritmi Festival on Thu, 27/06/2013 - 12:01
RIGAS RITMI FESTIVAL is an annual international contemporary jazz and world music festival held in Riga, capital of Latvia on the first week of July. It is one of the leading music festivals in Baltic States with recognition in Europe and the world.   RIGAS RITMI FESTIVAL offers various concerts in different venues in Riga... read more

BOHEMIA JAZZ FEST 2013

by Bohemia Jazz Fest on Tue, 25/06/2013 - 10:22
BOHEMIA JAZZ FEST 2013 PROGRAM IS FINALIZED! Final arrangements for this summer’s Bohemia Jazz Fest have wrapped, bringing dazzling vocalists from Denmark and Norway, world music flavors from Brazil, Germany and Poland, a blues night in Prague, and some old friends and fresh sounds from the Czech Republic. Danish... read more

Opening concert of festival „Rigas Ritmi 2013” on the „Origo Summer Stage”!

by Rigas Ritmi Festival on Sat, 22/06/2013 - 13:20
  On 3rd July the opening concert of festival „Rigas Ritmi 2013” in the center of Riga!    For the fourth time festival „Rigas Ritmi” opens the concert series at the very center of the capital city –„Origo Summer Stage”. This summer the opening of the festival will be... read more

54th LJUBLJANA JAZZ FESTIVAL

by Ljubljana Jazz Festival on Sat, 22/06/2013 - 12:01
54th LJUBLJANA JAZZ FESTIVAL 2 – 6 July www.ljubljanajazz.si The festival’s new concept, overhauled on the occasion of the jubilee 50th Ljubljana Jazz Festival and reinforced in its 2010, 2011 and 2012 sequels, reinvigorated the Slovenian capital’s selection of festivals by presenting a series of one-day... read more

Guitar prodigy Andreas Varady in the RIGAS RITMI FESTIVAL 2013

by Rigas Ritmi Festival on Fri, 14/06/2013 - 12:26
RIGAS RITMI FESTIVAL is an International contemporary jazz and world music festival held in Riga, capital of Latvia, three times a year.   Festival „Rigas Ritmi” at its thirteenth Anniversary surprises the audience by offering high quality concerts of jazz and world music.   Within the RIGAS RITMI... read more

RIGAS RITMI FESTIVAL 2013, July 3 – 6

by Rigas Ritmi Festival on Mon, 10/06/2013 - 13:05
RIGAS RITMI FESTIVAL is an International contemporary jazz and world music festival held in Riga, capital of Latvia, three times a year.   Festival „Rigas Ritmi” at its thirteenth Anniversary surprises the audience by offering high quality concerts of jazz and world music.   This year the headliners of... read more

PHOTOGRAPHY WORKSHOP DURING MOLDEJAZZ

by Molde International Jazz Festival on Mon, 10/06/2013 - 12:05
PHOTOGRAPHY WORKSHOP DURING MOLDEJAZZ Do you dream of being able to take photos from the front row during concerts? We repeat last years success and arrange a Photography Workshop also during this years festival! This years Workshop-dates are July 14th through 17th With a three-day press-accreditation you'll have the... read more

More prominent artists set for Moldejazz 2013; Manu Katché, Beady Belle, Angelika Niescier and more

by Molde International Jazz Festival on Mon, 10/06/2013 - 11:58
Moldejazz can present several prominent and exciting concerts in the Storyville-hall at Plassen during this years festival; Angelika Niescier, Jason Moran & Andratx feat. Maria Laurette Friis, Phronesis, ESP, Akira Sakato Trio, Anja Eline Skbakmoen Band, Take Five: Europe, Splashgirl, Obara International Quartet and Petter... read more

GRAMMY award winner ROBERT GLASPERS in the festival „Rigas Ritmi 2013”!

by Rigas Ritmi Festival on Mon, 10/06/2013 - 10:19
  On 4th of July pianist and composer ROBERT GLASPER will perform in Riga!    The talent of American jazz pianist and producer Robert Glasper manifests in an ability to mix different genres of music – hip hop, R&B, electronic and also jazz music. This combination forms an experimental fusion. But not... read more

Transportbillet fra bus, tog og metro

by Copenhagen Jazz Festival on Mon, 03/06/2013 - 08:36
Alle dage under Copenhagen Jazz Festival, fra den 5.-14. juli, tilbyder bus, tog og metro en transportbillet, der lader dig rejse frit mellem alle festivalens venues i et helt døgn. Nedenfor følger lidt praktisk information om transportbilletten. Billettens gyldighed Billetten er en SMS-billet til bus, tog og metro... read more

WIN A WEEKEND AT GLASGOW JAZZ FESTIVAL!

by Glasgow International Jazz Festival on Tue, 28/05/2013 - 15:29
WIN A WEEKEND AT GLASGOW JAZZ FESTIVAL! Come along and hear Brass Jaw playing Glasgow Central, Carlisle, Preston or London Euston stations on Thur 30 May and get a chance to win a weekend trip to this year’s Glasgow Jazz Festival! Thanks to our sponsors Virgin Trains Brass Jaw will be jumping on and off trains on their... read more

Copenhagen Jazz Festival 2013, July 5-14

by Copenhagen Jazz Festival on Mon, 27/05/2013 - 11:22
Copenhagen Jazz Festival July 05 - July 14, 2013 http://www.jazz.dk/ Copenhagen Jazz Festival - Since 1979 10 days - 100 venues – 1,000 concerts Every single summer since 1979 Copenhagen Jazz Festival has been taking over Copenhagen as one of Europe’s most important international music events based on eminent... read more

Glasgow International Jazz Festival

by Glasgow International Jazz Festival on Mon, 27/05/2013 - 10:42
Glasgow International Jazz Festival presents: Stan Tracey & Bobby Wellins supported by Paul Towndrow and Steve Hamilton For our final Old Fruitmarket concert we bring back another world class musician who played the venue when it was first used by Glasgow Jazz Festival in 1993, Stan Tracey. Stan Tracey is an outstanding... read more

RAAHEN RANTAJATSIT - JAZZ ON THE BEACH 25. - 27.7.2013

by Raahen Rantajatsit / Raahe Jazz on the Beach on Mon, 27/05/2013 - 10:19
Goran Kajfes Subtropic Arkestra and Ricky-Tick Big Band & Julkinen Sana have been booked to headline Raahen Rantajatsit aka Raahe Jazz on the Beach. Finnish acts will feature Mopo, Mikko Innanen’s Innkvisitio, and Kauhukakara, to name a few The Raahe Jazz on The Beach Festival will celebrate its 25th year 25... read more

Sibiu Jazz Festival 2013 – 43th Edition (12-19 May)

by Sibiu Jazz Festival on Thu, 16/05/2013 - 16:50
Sibiu Jazz Festival 2013 – 43th Edition (12-19 May) Sunday 12 May: 13:00 - Parada Jazzului cu Drum Kitchen Berlin (Germania) – Piata Mica, Piata Mare, Bd. Balcescu Monday 13 May: 13:30 - Parada Jazzului cu Drum Kitchen Berlin (Germania) – Piata Mica, Piata Mare, Bd. Balcescu 19:00... read more

RAVENNA JAZZ 2013 - PROGRAMMA CONCERTI SERALI

by Ravenna Jazz on Fri, 03/05/2013 - 17:41
RAVENNA JAZZ 2013 tutti le sere fino al 12 maggio PROGRAMMA CONCERTI SERALI Sabato 4 maggio RAVENNA, TEATRO ALIGHIERI, ORE 21:00 CHUCHO VALDÉS & THE AFRO-CUBAN MESSENGERS Chucho Valdés – pianoforte; Gastón Joya – contrabbasso; Rodney Barreto – batteria; Yaroldy Abreu – percussioni; Dreiser Durruthy – tamburi batà... read more

LONDONJAZZNEWS - Three images of the Jazzahead conference

by EFG London Jazz Festival on Thu, 02/05/2013 - 12:58
Three images of the Jazzahead conference     Paul Zauner and Mike Chadwick The world's largest jazz conference here in Bremen is an occasion for unexpected meetings. The number of people involved in jazz from all over the... read more

Ravenna Jazz 40th edition May 3rd - 12th 2013

by Ravenna Jazz on Mon, 29/04/2013 - 15:55
Edizione numero 40 per Ravenna Jazz, un traguardo importante che verrà celebrato dal 3 al 12 maggio con ben dieci giorni di musica dal vivo e seminari: un lussuoso restyling del cartellone del festival, che passa così dalla sua tradizionale programmazione concentrata in tre giorni a una formula estesa nel tempo e diversificata... read more

Kaunas Jazz Festival 25 - 29 April 2013

by Kaunas International Jazz Festival on Thu, 25/04/2013 - 00:25
EVENTS      2013-04-25       6:00PM -    Kaunas Town Hall The opening ceremony of KAUNAS JAZZ 2013; JAZZ TRIO "TOMAS & ADOMAS" (Lithuania)       8:00PM -    Restaurant-club COMBO MONIKA BORZYM (Poland)... read more

LONDON JAZZ FESTIVAL Fri 15 - Sun 24 November 2013

by EFG London Jazz Festival on Wed, 24/04/2013 - 23:51
First Shows On Sale Friday Wednesday 17 April 2013 It's the moment we've all been waiting for. The EFG London Jazz Festival is back with a new title sponsor and a fantastic first show announcement. The EFG Excellence Series includes Jazz Voice at the Barbican Centre, Sonny Rollins at the Royal Albert Hall and... read more

Maijazz 2013 Stavanger 6.-11. May

by Maijazz on Wed, 24/04/2013 - 22:56
Maijazz Maijazz is the oldest music festival in Stavanger and will celebrate its 25th anniversary in 2013. Since the first festival in 1989 MaiJazz has developed to be one of Norway's leading jazz festivals presenting international jazz stars and the best in national and local jazz every year. Approximately 200... read more

24th JAZZKAAR FESTIVAL - Tallinn - Estonia - 19/28 April 2013

by Jazzkaar Festival on Wed, 17/04/2013 - 18:31
On Friday, Jazzkaar starts for the 24th time in Tallinn. The international music festival presents artists from 14 countries giving 60 concerts in 11 different towns. In Tallinn, jazz can be heard on every corner. Musicians are going to surprise the citizens and guests at the airport, in trams and on streets. On 21st April,... read more

27th APRIL JAZZ - 24/28 April 2013 - Espoo, Finland

by April Jazz on Wed, 17/04/2013 - 17:10
April Jazz brings the Spring.   Releasing the program for the 27th April Jazz in Tapiola, Espoo, is a clear signal that spring will once again arrive. Take a tour on our new site. Tell your friends and follow us on Facebook and Twitter. Hope to see you in April. Welcome to April Jazz!... read more

23rd MEDIAWAVE International Film & Music Festival - 30 April/4 May 2013

by MEDIAWAVE International Film and Music Festival on Mon, 08/04/2013 - 17:22
  23rd MEDIAWAVE 30 April-4 May 2013 International Film and Music Gathering, Fort Monostor, Komarom, Hungary http://mediawavefestival.hu MW2013 TOTAL PROGRAMME        INTERNATIONAL FILM GATHERING... read more

GATESHEAD INTERNATIONAL JAZZ FESTIVAL 2013 - UK

by Gateshead International Jazz Festival on Fri, 05/04/2013 - 11:00
  Gateshead International Jazz Festival 2013 Gateshead International Jazz Festival, the largest UK festival held under one roof, has announced its headline acts and themes for 2013 including The Brand New Heavies, Ruby Turner, National Youth Jazz Orchestra with special guest Jacqui Dankworth,... read more

Banlieues Bleues Festival - 5-26 April 2013

by Banlieues Bleues on Wed, 03/04/2013 - 17:53
The 30th edition of Banlieues Bleues is beginning! From 5th to 26th April 2013 Jazz en Seine - Saint-Denis!... read more

RĪGAS RITMI FESTIVAL 2013 spring concerts - 24.-27.04.2013

by Rigas Ritmi Festival on Wed, 03/04/2013 - 17:33
  RIGAS RITMI FESTIVAL proudly presents the spring concert series 2013! RIGAS RITMI FESTIVAL is an annual international contemporary jazz and world music festival held in Riga, capital of Latvia.  It is one of the leading music festivals in Baltic States with recognition in Europe and the world. For the third year... read more

Come Shine, Svante Thuresson, Tuva Syvertsen and Jan Eggum pay tribute to Nora Brockstedt

by Oslo Jazz Festival on Tue, 22/01/2013 - 18:50
Nora Brockstedt is Norway's ultimate pop star and jazz veteran. In January 2013 she will be 90 years old, and the Oslo Jazz Festival 2013 will mark the occasion. On Monday 12th August the Oslo Jazz Festival 2013 opens with a tribute to Nora Brockstedt in the Norwegian National Opera & Ballet. The festival has... read more

Roy Jahrn joins the Oslo Jazz Festival

by Oslo Jazz Festival on Tue, 22/01/2013 - 18:49
Festival producer Lars H. Kurverud is out on leave until September 2013, and Roy Jahrn (photo) joins the Oslo Jazz Festival in Kurverud's place. Roy Jahrn starts work as the Oslo Jazz Festival's new producer in January 2013.

Happy Holidays!

by Sarajevo Jazz Fest on Sat, 19/01/2013 - 18:29
The Jazz Fest crew wishes you happy holiday’s that are upon us. Starting with the New Year, we will be bringing you again regularly news about jazz, improvised and related music on the official International Jazz Fest Sarajevo web page. The next festival, 17th in a row is expecting you from 05 to 10 November 2013...

AKBANK JAZZ FESTIVAL RECEIVES 3 AWARDS FROM STEVIE AWARDS

by Akbank Jazz Festival on Fri, 18/01/2013 - 20:18
This year, more than 3.200 applications from more than 50 countries were filed for "Stevie - International Business Awards", which was organized for the 10th time. During the 10th Stevie Awards ceremony, where the best products, services and communication projects of the world are determined, Akbank Jazz Festival has... read more

R&B, Blues & Soul night at the Museum.

by Molde International Jazz Festival on Fri, 18/01/2013 - 19:26
Everything is in place for an amazing day of R&B, soul and blues at Moldejazz on Wednesday the 18th of July.  R&B, soul and blues at Romsdalsmuseet on the 18th of July  Romsdalsmuseet will host Janelle Monáe, Gary Clark Jr. and Maverick Sabre. In other words, it will be a star-studded concert... read more

Last night on Nattjazz 2012: TIMBUKTU & DAMN! (S)

by Nattjazz Festival on Fri, 18/01/2013 - 19:13
Scandinavia´s premier bringer of joy, Jason “Timbuktu” Diakité has, through the years, delivered chart-topping hits in both Norway and Sweden. Timbuktu was an early pioneer of combining the energy of live bands with his singular style of rapping, and since his breakthrough “The båtten is n... read more

PLACE HOLDER TICKETS, ON SALE NOW!

by Nattjazz Festival on Fri, 18/01/2013 - 19:11
A limited supply of PLACE HOLDER TICKETS is now available for these concerts:  23/5: KURT ELLING QUINTET (US) - BANKEN 26/5: NORSK UTFLUKT (N) - BANKEN 27/5: BUGGE WESSELTOFT SOLO (N) - KORSKIRKEN 27/5: THE GRANDMOTHERS OF INVENTION (US) - BANKEN 30/5: TORD GUSTAVSEN QUARTET (N) - KORSKIRKEN 31/5: ARVE... read more

ENGLISH SUMMARY

by Vossa Jazz on Fri, 18/01/2013 - 19:01
The 40th Vossa Jazz festival takes place 22nd - 24th March 2013! The program will be published during January. You can find English information under each artist.

Tickets to Radio Big Band and R.Gambarini concert are on sale!

by Rigas Ritmi Festival on Fri, 18/01/2013 - 18:03
A unique co-project will take place on January 28th, at the Latvian National Opera - the restored Latvian Radio Big Band has prepared a special program with the italian virtuoso singer Roberta Gambarini. Concert special guest - Maestro Raimond Pauls. “The Latvian Radio Big Band is great! It deserves very strong and... read more

The unforgettable performance from Youn Sun Nah!

by Rigas Ritmi Festival on Fri, 18/01/2013 - 18:02
December 1st passed with another concert within Winter concert series of „Rīgas Ritmi 2012”, where Youn Sun Nah Quartet gave a unforgettable performance. Korean Youn Sun Nah – owner of infinitely feminine voice visited Riga with an outstanding Swedish guitarist – Ulf Wakenuis, accordionist –... read more

Sensational concert

by Rigas Ritmi Festival on Fri, 18/01/2013 - 18:00
A great tandem of Kurt Elling and Latvian Radio Big Band gave a sensational closing concert of “Rigas Ritmi Festival 2012”. Grammy-winner Kurt Elling created true sense of jazz music celebration. His prominent vocal performance was supplemented by Laurence Hobgood piano and Latvian Radio Big Band instrumental... read more

Kaunas Jazz Announced

by Kaunas International Jazz Festival on Fri, 18/01/2013 - 17:41
Date: 2013-01-07 Header: KAUNAS JAZZ 2013 News: Kaunas Jazz 2013 festival dates: 25-29 April. Program coming soon!

12 Points 2013

by 12 Points on Fri, 18/01/2013 - 16:59
Venue:Project Arts Centre  Date / Time:Feb 16 at  Ticket Price:€ 15/12 Telephone:01 881 9613 Book Online:Book Here URL:click here “A compelling showcase of high level creativity from an impressive array of emerging European Jazz talents." Jazzwise UK, May 2011 One of the most stimulating music... read more

2013 Festival Dates

by Glasgow International Jazz Festival on Fri, 18/01/2013 - 16:30
We’re delighted to announce the dates for next year’s festival! The 2013 Glasgow International Jazz Festival will take place from 26th – 30th June. We look forward to seeing you there!

Today's Gig are not Sold Out

by Glasgow International Jazz Festival on Fri, 18/01/2013 - 16:29
Glasgow Concert Halls website is wrongly saying that all the gigs on today, Sunday are sold out.  They are not.  Come and buy tickets on the door for – Corrie Dick (1pm), Scottish National Jazz Orchestra (2pm), Nova Scotia Jazz Band with Brian Kellock (6pm), Tom Gibbs & Louise Mochan (6pm), Ginger Baker’s... read more

Ryan Quigley Big Band Special Guest Singers Announced

by Glasgow International Jazz Festival on Fri, 18/01/2013 - 16:28
Just announced – Jon Fratelli, Ian Shaw, Todd Gordon and Grahame Skinner (Hipsway) will be choosing their favourite Beatles tracks to perform in the Ryan Quigley Big Band Tribute to the Beatles gig on Sat 30 June.  The Big Band also features members of George Michael’s Symphonica orchestra from his last tour.

Jazz 2013 Trader Application Now Being Take

by Cheltenham Jazz Festival on Fri, 18/01/2013 - 16:23
Cheltenham Jazz Festival, 1 - 6 May 2013 - Limited spaces available on site for food & beverage stalls, craft stalls, general goods and branding opportunities.   Apply NOW

Festival Audience Survey

by Cheltenham Jazz Festival on Fri, 18/01/2013 - 16:20
How was Cheltenham Jazz Festival 2012 for you? Your feedback is always really useful to us, and will help us improve the Festival experience for next year. Giving your feedback in our Festival audience survey before 1st June 2012 will also enter you into a competition to win a case of wine courtesy of The Wondering Wine... read more

check out the hcmf// sampler

by hcmf - Huddersfield contemporary music festival on Fri, 18/01/2013 - 15:39
Here's something that we're really excited to be able to share with you. We teamed up with record label NMC to curate a special hcmf// sampler which you can buy from iTunes for the very reasonable sum of £2.49. Not only that, hcmf// Artistic Director, Graham McKenzie, has written extensive liner notes to... read more

tickets selling fast - book now to avoid disappointment

by hcmf - Huddersfield contemporary music festival on Fri, 18/01/2013 - 15:35
With just two weeks to go till hcmf// 2012, tickets are selling fast and we’re starting to run low on availability for certain events. If any of the concerts below are on your wish list, we recommend that you book soon! Arditti Quartet Nicolas Hodges Heather Roche: Clarinet + Lifelines Ensemble Resonanz... read more

LJF Reviews: Financial Times

by hcmf - Huddersfield contemporary music festival on Fri, 18/01/2013 - 15:34
Bozzini Quartet & hcmf// Composer's Kitchen 2013 - 9th edition Invitation to composers The Workshops Montreal, Canada: Sunday 21 April to Saturday 27 April 2013 Huddersfield, UK: 15 - 24 November 2013 (exact dates to be confirmed) The Bozzini Quartet (Montreal) announces the ninth edition of the... read more

LJF Reviews: Financial Times

by EFG London Jazz Festival on Fri, 18/01/2013 - 15:28
Terence Blanchard, Ambrose Akinmusire 4* - "Uplifting and intense, the tone was set for a late-show jam." Full review here. Matthew Shipp Trio 4* - "Shipp juxtaposes brittle, spider-and-spike runs with sustained vamps that change key, alter shape and explode into dense, closely-textured chords." Full... read more

LJF Reviews: Daily Mirror

by EFG London Jazz Festival on Fri, 18/01/2013 - 15:26
A glowing 5* review on Lucinda Williams' weekend at the Royal Festival Hall... "Lucinda Williams and her band played nearly four hours of the best live music you'll hear anywhere in the world." Full review here.

LJF Reviews: The Evening Standard

by EFG London Jazz Festival on Fri, 18/01/2013 - 15:24
Ravi Coltrane 4* - "The set-closer, Countdown, was one of his father's fiercest workouts, a labyrinthine version of the old Miles Davis standard, Tune Up. Ravi ripped through it as to the manner born." Full review here. Sonny Rollins 5* -  "From the moment he began to play, that uniquely warm, husky... 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

2013 ticket sales starts with two concerts

by April Jazz on Thu, 17/01/2013 - 19:46
10.12.2012 April Jazz opens ticket sales for the 2013 festival with two concerts. Tickets to the first two festival days’ concerts at Tapiolasali are now available at Lippupalvelu. Buy your tickets here. Wed 24 April 2013 SAXOPHONE MASTER CHARLES LLOYD NEW QUARTET featuring Jason Moran, Reuben Rogers and... read more

Teemu Viinikainen Trio 3"Kuppilassa lauantaina 16.2.2013

by Raahen Rantajatsit / Raahe Jazz on the Beach on Thu, 17/01/2013 - 19:36
Teemu Viinikainen Trio Teemu Viinikainen - kitara Ville Herrala – kontrabasso Mika Kallio – rummut ja perkussiot www.teemuviinikainen.com Klubikonsertti kuuluu Raahen Musiikkiviikkojen ohjelmaan. Ennakkoliput: ticket.raahe.fi

WINTER JAZZ 2013 – FRESH SOUNDS!

by Jazzkaar Festival on Thu, 17/01/2013 - 19:16
The concerts of Winter Jazz from February 1st to March 24th offer new meetings, exciting discoveries, fresh sounds and albums. The focus is on the Nordic and Estonian. The most loved events of Winter Jazz will be the concert dedicated to the 90th birthday of the Grand Old Man of Estonian jazz Valter Ojakäär. The... read more

JAZZKAAR ANNOUNCES HEADLINERS OF 2013 FESTIVAL

by Jazzkaar Festival on Thu, 17/01/2013 - 19:13
24th Tallinn International Festival Jazzkaar 2013 taking place from April 19th to 28th is honored to announce three headliners –American composer and sax legend Charles Lloyd, young and energetic Japanese piano virtuoso Hiromi and the jazz star of the new generation Gregory Porter. From 2013 the new main sponsor of the... read more

Vinterjazz sweeps over all of Denmark in February

by Copenhagen Jazz Festival on Thu, 17/01/2013 - 18:57
From February 1-17 the Winter Jazz Festival (in Danish: Vinterjazz) sweeps over all of Denmark. With more than 60 venues and a total of almost 300 shows this unique festival is a celebration of live jazz and all its hearths in Denmark as well as a kick start of the jazz club season. The full program for the festival has... read more

EJN Award 2012 goes to 12points!

by 12 Points on Wed, 05/12/2012 - 15:13
The first ever Award was presented to 12 Points at the jazzahead! expo in Bremen, Germany on Friday 20th April 2012. THE FIRST EVER EJN AWARD GOES TO: 12POINTS FESTIVAL! Celebrating its 25th anniversary year Europe Jazz Network proudly presents the first ever EJN Award 2012 - for Adventurous Programming - Awarded... read more

9-18.11. London Jazz Festival

by EFG London Jazz Festival on Wed, 07/11/2012 - 17:14
The London Jazz Festival returns from Fri 9 – Sun 18 November with a host of world-class artists and homegrown emerging stars, packed into back-to-back concerts across the capital.   The London Jazz Festival is produced by creative producers Serious. Serious is one of the leading UK producers of... read more

31. SKOPJE JAZZ FESTIVAL >> 19-23 October 2012

by Skopje Jazz Festival on Tue, 06/11/2012 - 19:17
The 31st Skopje Jazz Festival will take place from 19th to 23rd of October 2012 with a line-up including: Miles Smiles featuring Wallace Roney, Larry Coryell, Joey Defrancesco, Rick Margitza, Darryl Jones & Omar Hakim, Anthony Braxton Diamond Curtain Wall Quartet, Ambrose Akinmusire - Quintet, Tomasz Stanko Quartet, Pat... read more

1-7 October, Stockholm Jazz Festival 2012

by Stockholm Jazz Festival on Tue, 06/11/2012 - 19:09
http://www.stockholmjazz.se/ http://www.facebook.com/stockholmjazz Acts: STACEY KENT (US) BOBO STENSON TRIO (SE) MARIUS NESET GOLDEN XPLOSION (NO) / AL FOSTER QUARTET (US) MAGNUS ÖSTRÖM GROUP / TONBRUKET TONY ALLEN’S ’BLACK SERIES’ (FRA/NIG) MAGNUS LINDGREN "FYRA" GRETCHEN PARLATO (US) / CLARKE/DUKE 4 (US)... read more

2.10.-10.11. 14th Enjoy Jazz

by Enjoy Jazz on Tue, 06/11/2012 - 19:01
http://www.enjoyjazz.de/content/e3/index_eng.html Festival fans and good music lovers can look forward to an extraordinary programme in fall 2012. During the six weeks of festival a number of great jazz musicians will find their way to Heidelberg, Mannheim and Ludwigshafen. 14th International Festival for Jazz and More... read more

Akbank Jazz Festival

by Akbank Jazz Festival on Tue, 06/11/2012 - 18:45
http://www.akbanksanat.com One of the most long-running festivals organized in Turkey, Akbank Jazz Festival, which is waited by jazz lovers excitedly each year, will meet art-lovers during its 22nd anniversary with a packed program as usual. The 22nd Akbank Jazz Festival will embrace Istanbul with different colors of jazz... read more

10.-14.10. Jazz and The City – Salzburg

by Jazz & the City on Tue, 06/11/2012 - 16:43
The Jazz and The City festival was founded in the year 2000 as a club festival with free entry and has since grown to 100 concerts in 5 days with both international acts and national, local artists. http://www.salzburgjazz.com Artists 2012: BRATSCH | France LAKECIA BENJAMIN & SOUL SQUAD | USA SOFA... read more

11.-14.10. - 25th Vilnius Jazz Festival, Lithuania

by Vilnius Jazz Festival on Tue, 06/11/2012 - 16:40
Founded in 1987, Vilnius Jazz is the oldest annual jazz festival held in Vilnius. It is an exceptional event in Lithuania, providing a broad perspective on contemporary trends in jazz from all over the world. Over the years Vilnius Jazz has earned a reputation of a radical avant-garde festival oriented towards novelty and limit... read more

19.-23.10. - 31st Skopje Jazz Festival, Skopje, Macedonia

by Skopje Jazz Festival on Tue, 06/11/2012 - 16:25
  http://www.skopjejazzfest.com.mk/ https://www.facebook.com/pages/Skopje-Jazz-Festival/117852728316649 Skopje Jazz Festival is one of the leading music events in the Republic of Macedonia with a tradition that is thirty years old and with an excellent reputation in Europe and in the world. It is among... read more

24.-28.10. - 45th Umea Jazz Festival

by Umea Jazz Festival on Tue, 06/11/2012 - 16:18
Welcome to Umeå Jazz Festival that through tradition, new creations, creativity and accessibility offers a selection of the most prominent jazz musicians of our time in Sweden and abroad. In addition to that: children's concerts, workshops, clinics and seminars. We open up with a concert at the Tegs Church on... read more

Symposium - Lost in Diversity

by Enjoy Jazz on Tue, 06/11/2012 - 16:03
Lost in Diversity: A transatlantic dialogue on the social relevance of jazz 8-9 November - Heidelberg, Germany Enjoy jazz presents the first symposium on the relevance of jazz in America and Europe. In cooperation with the Heidelberg Center for American Studies and supported by the BASF SE. The 8-9 November at the... 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

3.-25.11. jazztopad festival - Poland

by Jazztopad on Tue, 06/11/2012 - 15:52
3.-25.11. jazztopad festival - Poland Jazztopad Festival is an annual jazz festival in Wroclaw, Poland.  It presents unique projects, masterclasses and world premieres of pieces composed exclusively for the festival.  Jazztopad showcases Polish and international jazz artists and its 9th edition takes place in... read more

16. JAZZ FEST SARAJEVO 2012 30 October - 4 November

by Sarajevo Jazz Fest on Mon, 17/09/2012 - 02:00
Hüsnü Şenlendirici  Frank Möbus    Rick Margitza  Aytaç Doğan  Bojan Z  Ismail Tunçbilek  Yuri Honing  Stef van Es Mark Haanstra  Joost Lijbaart  Wallace Roney  Darryl Jones  Larry Coryell Omar Hakim  Badi Assad    Joey... read more

curacao North Sea Jazz festival

by North Sea Jazz Festival on Fri, 31/08/2012 - 02:00
  Curacao North Sea Jazz festival Aug 31 & Sept 1 - 2012   http://www.curacaonorthseajazz.com/en/ http://www.facebook.com/curacaonorthseajazz   The third edition of the Curacao North Sea Jazz Festival will take place in World Trade Center Piscadera Bay on August 31 and September 1 2012. During the... read more

Gaume Jazz Festival, 10 - 11 - 12 August

by Gaume Jazz Festival on Mon, 06/08/2012 - 02:00
  the 28th  GAUME JAZZ FESTIVAL 10 - 11 - 12 August   www.gaume-jazz.be    Programme 2012 here: http://www.gaume-jazz.be/site/programme-2012/   http://www.facebook.com/gaumejazz  

London jazz star Symeon Cosburn signs to OT Records

by EFG London Jazz Festival on Fri, 13/01/2006 - 11:19
Symeon Cosburn, who has been a regular feature on the London jazz scene, has signed a multi-album deal with OT Records.  Symeon Cosburn is one of the major young male jazz-influenced singing & song writing talents in London. His influences include Mel Tormé, Chet Baker, Mark Murphy, Carmen McRae and of course Ella... read more

2006 London International Jazz Competition for Vocalists

by EFG London Jazz Festival on Fri, 30/09/2005 - 12:24
2006 London International Jazz Competition for Vocalists As one of the key centres of Jazz it is perhaps surprising that London has never been host to an International Jazz Competition. 2006 will see an important and exciting new event in the Jazz calendar - the first annual London International Jazz Competition to be held at the... read more

London Jazz Festival 2005

by EFG London Jazz Festival on Thu, 01/09/2005 - 12:00
November 11 - 20, 2005 11-Nov-05: Tord Gustavsen Trio - Wigmore Hall, London12-Nov-05: Italian Instabile Orchestra - Purcell Room, London 12-Nov-05: The Bad Plus - Queen Elizabeth Hall, London13-Nov-05: Liam Noble's Romance Among the Fishes + Stan Sulzmann/John Parricelli Quartet - Purcell Room, London 14-Nov-05: McCoy Tyner... read more

non members festivals news

Corinaldo Jazz 2017

by Corinaldo Jazz / Associazione Culturale 'round Jazz on Wed, 26/07/2017 - 10:28
2 - 5 Agosto, Corinaldo (AN) I MERCOLEDI 2 AGOSTO La piaggia ore 21:45 NICO GORI "Sea side quartet" Nico Gori: clarinetto, saxes Piero Frassi: pianoforte Nino “Swing” Pellegrini: contrabbasso Vladimiro Carboni: batteria INGRESSO LIBERO GIOVEDI 3 AGOSTO Piazza Il Terreno ore 21:45 PETER ERSKINE and the ... read more

30 Jazz en la Costa. Festival Internacional de Almuñécar

by Oficina Técnica. Festivales de Jazz de Granada on Fri, 26/05/2017 - 10:41
Programa Central Conciertos a las 22.30 h. Parque El Majuelo. Aforo limitado.   Lunes, 17 de julio. JOHN PIZZARELLI con DANIEL JOBIM "Plays Sinatra - Jobim"   Martes, 18 de julio. CHARLES LLOYD QUARTET con GERALD CLAYTON, REUBEN ROGERS y ERIC HARLAND Medalla de Oro de la Ciudad de Almuñécar   ... read more

Riga Jazz Stage 2017 announce the winners!

by Riga Jazz Stage on Wed, 12/04/2017 - 13:51
On April 8th, the winners of Riga Jazz Stage 2017 were announced – in category “Jazz Guitar”, the 1st place was awarded to Matīss Čudars (Latvia) and in “Jazz Vocal” – Shenel Johns (USA)! Yesterday, 14:08 Share On April 8th, at cinema “Splendid Palace”, Riga, the winners of International Jazz Artist Contest“Riga Jazz Stage 2017... read more

O Live Jazz Fest is coming on Garda Lake

by Jazz and More on Thu, 06/04/2017 - 22:53
O LIVE JAZZ FEST 2017 | Jazz-Food-Solidarity * 2^ Edizione "On the stage of Garda Lake, Wine, Food, Solidarity and some of the best Italian and Northern European Jazz Talents" On June 28, 29, 30 in the wonderful Corte Torcolo in Cavaion, on Lake Garda, you could find the best Wines and Flavors of Lake... read more

“We could be proud of jazz movement explosion in Latvia”

by Riga Jazz Stage on Fri, 10/03/2017 - 12:35
International Jazz Artists Contest “Riga Jazz Stage 2017” will take place from April 6 – 8. Young and talented jazz artists from all around the world will compete in two categories: Jazz Vocal and Jazz Guitar.  Contests’ Artistic Director – Māris Briežkalns – introduced this year contestants, young jazz artists from... read more

Choose Your Riga Jazz Stage 2017 Favorite!

by Riga Jazz Stage on Wed, 01/03/2017 - 15:22
This year International Jazz Artist Contest – Riga Jazz Stage – for the first time will give an opportunity to vote for their favorite to the audience, friends, and supporters!     Twenty-three contestants’ profiles are presented to choose from. To learn more about participants and to vote, go to Riga Jazz Stage... read more

Special Project: Kurt Rosenwinkel & Latvian Radio Big Band

by Riga Jazz Stage on Fri, 06/01/2017 - 11:25
Special Project: Kurt Rosenwinkel and Latvian Radio Big Band (USA/LAT) at Riga Jazz Stage 2017 Gala Concert on April 8. Kurt Rosenwinkel, the American jazz guitarist, will perform together with Latvian Radio Big Band at the Award Ceremony of the contest.   American-born artist, Kurt Rosenwinkel, has started his music... read more

B-Jazz International Contest 2017

by B-Jazz on Wed, 07/12/2016 - 11:26
newsletter December 6th, 2016 VOTE YOUR FAVOURITE BAND INTO THE FINALS OF B-JAZZ 2017 From today on you can vote for your favourite band(s) on this page. The jury listened to and looked at all 105 YouTube videos that were submitted and they have chosen a winner: Phil Meadows Project (United Kingdom). On top of... read more

The 21st edition of Gărâna Jazz Festival to be held July 6-9 2017

by Gărâna Jazz Festival on Fri, 11/11/2016 - 18:50
Gărâna Jazz Festival is proud to announce its 21st edition, taking place July 6-9 in the Semenic Mountains, Caraș-Severin County, Romania. After celebrating two decades of live music, Gărâna will continue to nurture the passion for jazz and nature along with the freedom of bringing these two elements together... read more

Rumor 84: Utrecht NL, December 3rd, 2016

by Rumor on Wed, 09/11/2016 - 09:47
Rumor 84    Utrecht.     Saturday December 3 2016 Start: 20:30        TivoliVredenburg Pandora Admission: €18,- / €14,- (U-pas, student)          TICKETS 20:30 Luc Ex’ Music of Inevitable Sounds New... read more

40th Anniversary - Roma Jazz Festival 2016

by Roma Jazz Festival on Mon, 07/11/2016 - 11:42
The 40th Anniversary of Roma Jazz Festival will take place between 6 and 23 November 2016 in the Auditorium Parco della Musica and Casa del Jazz. The 2016 edition will see international stars such as Richard Galliano, Brad Mehldau & Joshua Redman, John Scofield, Jacob Collier, Enrico Rava - Giovanni Guidi - Matthew... read more

21. Keltika Festival

by Zavod Gabrijel Fest Cerkno / Jazz Festival Cerkno on Wed, 28/09/2016 - 09:48
21. Keltika 2016 / international festival We will sum up yet another successful music year with three concerts at the Keltika festival. The concerts will be quite different genre-wise, even though the first two definitely belong in jazz, but will probably satisfy listeners of different jazz approaches. First, we will listen a... read more

Bucharest Jazz Festival 2016

by Bucharest Jazz Festival on Tue, 13/09/2016 - 10:59
Between September 19th - 25th, Bucharest becomes the capital of jazz in Romania This fall, the city will echo the rhythms of American contemporary jazz, modern soul and world music fusion during the 5th edition of Bucharest Jazz Festival, organized by ARCUB - The Cultural Centre of Bucharest, from September... read more

Rumor 83: Utrecht NL, September 22nd, 2016

by Rumor on Wed, 24/08/2016 - 10:35
Rumor 83       Utrecht     Thursday  September 22   2016 Start:  20:30    TivoliVredenburg   Grote Zaal Admission: €18,-  /  €14,- (U-pas, student)            ... read more

BRECON JAZZ FOCUSES ON THE FUTURE WITH IMPRESSIVE YOUNG LINE-UP

by Brecon Jazz on Wed, 27/07/2016 - 11:07
A key strand of this year’s community-led Brecon Jazz Weekend is Brecon Jazz Futures, a programme of exciting young talent from around the UK who draw on an eclectic mix of influences to showcase what’s in store for the globally respected music festival in the years to come (breconjazzfutures.com).   Futures ... read more

Continental Drift - 50 years of Jazz from Europe

by Edinburgh Jazz Festival on Thu, 14/07/2016 - 11:41
EDINBURGH NAPIER UNIVERSITY 16TH AND 17TH OF JULY, 2016 Continental Drift is a unique and dynamic conference hosted by Edinburgh Napier University, in association with the Edinburgh Jazz & Blues Festival. Through a programme of panel discussions, presentations and performances, the conference will present informed and... read more

Gărâna Jazz Festival 2016

by Gărâna Jazz Festival on Fri, 08/07/2016 - 16:38
Gărâna Jazz Festival: 07-11 July 2016 in the Carpathian region of Romania. The 2016 edition programme is emerging as an echo of the past 20 years of the Gărâna Festival with legendary presence and bold new discoveries. Five days of jazz come alive in three venues: Poiana Lupului, Hanul La Răscruce and Biserica Catolică din... read more

Brosella Folk & Jazz 40!

by Brosella Folk & Jazz on Fri, 08/07/2016 - 12:47
A celebration, a tribute, a new chapter. A tribute to all those who have made their musical contribution to the festival. Hearty encouragement to all those who will continue along the road or take things over. A tribute to its leader, Henri Vandenberghe, real spearhead of the festival, who passes on the baton to the next... read more

Welcome to the 45th Moers festival!

by Moers Festival on Thu, 12/05/2016 - 15:47
Ladies and Gentlemen,  The 45th edition of moers festival is the eleventh for me as an Artistic Director and the third at the new festival hall.  The festival’s financial situation remains under pressure, even though we were hoping the festival would finally experience more stability at its new venue... read more

BROSELLA FOLK & JAZZ FESTIVAL coming up!

by Brosella Folk & Jazz on Mon, 09/05/2016 - 16:39
A few weeks ago we had the pleasure to announce Sharon Shannon, The Unthanks, Richard Galliano & Philip Catherine and B.J. Scott & Bruno Castellucci.   Brosella Folk & Jazz 2016 (9-10 July 2016) now adds another SIX NAMES to its line-up:    ON... read more

Doek Festival 2016: April 29 - May 4

by dOeK Festival / Stichting Doek (de Oefening De Kunst) on Fri, 22/04/2016 - 14:28
DOEK FESTIVAL 2016 AMSTERDAM - BERLIN - CHICAGO Capitals of Improvisation April 29 - May 4   This year's Doek festival will present bands and musicians of the flourishing improv scenes in Amsterdam, Berlin and Chicago. It will be an action packed six days with music, film and dance all over town. Put in it your diary,... read more

Rumor 82: Utrecht NL, Saturday 14 May 2016

by Rumor on Mon, 18/04/2016 - 14:38
Rumor 82        Utrecht     Saturday 14 May  2016 Start:  20:30    TivoliVredenburg  Cloud 9 Admission: €18,-  /  €14,- (U-pas, student, CJP, 65+           Tickets Kris Davis –... read more

40th edition of Brosella Folk & Jazz

by Brosella Folk & Jazz on Wed, 09/03/2016 - 17:22
9 & 10 July 2016= 40th edition of Brosella Folk & Jazz So, let’s have a party!!! 18 May: “Ceci n’est pas une conférence de presse” at the most beautiful Brussels City Hall presentation of the programme and of a BROSELLA-40-BOOK 1 June: opening exposition photographies "Brosella 40" 29 June: opening exposition posters... read more

Gent Jazz Festival celebrates 15th edition with top local bands

by Jazz and Muziek - Gent Jazz Festival on Wed, 09/03/2016 - 17:00
Balthazar, Flat Earth Society feat. Mauro Pawlowski, Moondog by Roland & Friends and Nordmann at Gent Jazz Festival On Saturday 10  July, Gent Jazz Festival is celebrating its 15th birthday with outstanding home-grown bands. Balthazar,Flat Earth Society feat. Mauro Pawlowski, Moondog by Roland and friends... read more

ORCHARD ENDS INVOLVEMENT WITH BRECON JAZZ

by Brecon Jazz on Thu, 14/01/2016 - 17:44
December 3 2015 PRESS RELEASE   ORCHARD ENDS INVOLVEMENT WITH BRECON JAZZ   The Orchard Media and Events Group, the operator of the Brecon Jazz festival since 2012, has announced it is calling time on its running of the famous mid Wales event, based on financial considerations.   Orchard was appointed to run... read more

22nd edition of the DJANGOFOLLLIES jazz festival 2016

by Brosella Folk & Jazz on Tue, 12/01/2016 - 11:34
The legendary Belgian gypsy jazz guitarist Django Reinhardt would have been 116 years old on the 23rdof January 2016. Djangofolllies will pay him tribute again by featuring headliners, new discoveries and new projects.   Roby Lakatos & Biréli Lagrène (HU/FR), Koen De Cauter & Fapy Lafertin (BE), Christine Tassan et... read more

B-JAZZ International Contest 2016

by B-Jazz on Mon, 11/01/2016 - 09:19
newsletter January 8th, 2016 Call for composers     On the 21st of January the six finalists for B-Jazz... read more

ULRICHSBERGER KALEIDOPHON #31. May 5- 7, 2016

by Jazzatelier Ulrichsberg on Mon, 21/12/2015 - 10:51
ULRICHSBERGER KALEIDOPHON #31. 5 - 7 Mai, 2016 - Jazzatelier Ulrichsberg / Austria. Circadia: Stackenaes, Myhr, Williamson & Buck. Katharina Klement & Martin Siewert. Harris Eisenstadt's Canada Day. Will Guthrie Solo. Para: Schmoliner, Kakaliagou & Stempkowski. Wooley-Sandell-Floridis-Wachsmann-Lytton.... read more

Roma Jazz Festival: Jazz Feeds the Planet!

by Roma Jazz Festival on Mon, 09/11/2015 - 17:33
39th ROMA JAZZ FESTIVAL: 14 - 29 November 2015 “Jazz Feeds the Planet”   Saturday 14th – Sala Sinopoli - 9:15 pm Tickets: Gallery € 30 - Stalls € 35 GREGORY PORTER QUINTET (USA) Gregory Porter, vocals; Yosuke Satoh, alto sax;  Chip Crawford, piano; Aaron James, double bass; Emanuel Harrold, drums. New York-... read more

Festival de Jazz de Granada 2015

by Oficina Técnica. Festivales de Jazz de Granada on Wed, 21/10/2015 - 11:04
36 Festival Internacional de Jazz de Granada November 5 - 29, 2015 http://www.jazzgranada.es/festival_jazz_granada.html  

Moravia Music Fest: 2 October - 14 November

by Moravia Music Fest on Fri, 02/10/2015 - 13:00
The Moravia Music Fest, a member of the Europe Jazz Network, is taking place this year between the 2nd October and 14 November 2015 in the Czech city of Brno. Highlights of this year include Electro Deluke, the Count Basie orchestra, Anna Maria Jopek quartet with Kurt Elling quintet, Otto Hejnic trio and many others.... read more

BRECON JAZZ ATTRACTS ITS MOST INTERNATIONAL LINE-UP EVER

by Brecon Jazz on Thu, 30/07/2015 - 16:24
The Brecon Jazz 2015 programme boasts the most international line-up in the event’s 31 year history. The Festival, a member of Europe Jazz Network, will take place between 7-9 August in the heart of Wales. Big name American headliners, exclusive performances, intriguing crossovers and global artists from... read more

Otranto Jazz and Wine: 24-25-26 July 2015

by Otranto Jazz Festival on Thu, 23/07/2015 - 19:28
The 2015 edition of the Otranto Jazz & Wine will take place the 24-25-26 July. The event, a member of the Europe Jazz Network, combines jazz music with wine and food in a spectacular setting in the Salento area of Italy. The 2015 edition will see a special dedication to Billie Holiday, both through conferences and music... read more

Gent Jazz Festival: 10-18 July 2015

by Jazz and Muziek - Gent Jazz Festival on Fri, 10/07/2015 - 11:01
From 10 to 18 July the 14th edition of Gent Jazz Festival will take place in the Belgian city of Gent. The Festival, one of the biggest in Europe and a member of the Europe Jazz Network, presents each year the most famous international names of jazz and related music together with young and emerging... read more

Jazz in the Romanian mountains: Garana Jazz Festival

by Gărâna Jazz Festival on Thu, 09/07/2015 - 20:12
Garana Jazz Festival is taking place between 9-12 July 2015 and is organised by Jazz Banat Foundation, a member of the Europe Jazz Network. The lineup of the 2015 edition includes some of the most original music around such as Armenian pianist Tigran Hamasyan, Nighthawks... read more

Bucharest Jazz Festival: 1-5 July 2015

by Bucharest Jazz Festival on Mon, 29/06/2015 - 13:03
Bucharest Jazz Festival 2015 will take place between the 1st and 5th of July in the Romanian Capital. The Festival, a member of the Europe Jazz Network, combines international guests with special events and commissioned works of Romanian artists under the title of “New Jazz works”. Headliners of this year’s edition are American... read more

Palatia Jazz 2015: in the vineyards of Germany

by Palatia Jazz Festival on Mon, 22/06/2015 - 18:48
Between the 20 of June and the 8 of August 2015 Germany's wine region host the 19th edition of one of the finest Jazz Festivals in Europe. Palatia Jazz, a member of the Europe Jazz Network, combines great international music with beautiful settings and historic venues in the Palatinate wine area for over one month and a half... read more

Jazz Festival Almuñécar, Granada, Spain

by Oficina Técnica. Festivales de Jazz de Granada on Tue, 16/06/2015 - 11:42
PROGRAMA 2015 El Festival cumple veintiocho ediciones reforzando su posición como el evento más importante de este género en todo el litoral andaluz. Jazz en la Costa, prolongación del que tiene lugar en Granada en el mes de noviembre, es uno de los encuentros internacionales de jazz más veteranos de Europa.Ubicado en la zona... read more

22nd Istanbul Jazz Festival: June 27 - July 15, 2015

by Istanbul Jazz Festival on Thu, 28/05/2015 - 11:06
VISIT THE CITY THAT RADIATES WITH JAZZ THIS SUMMER 27 June - 15 July 2015 The 22nd Istanbul Jazz Festival will liven up and radiate the city, with the legends of jazz in 35 concerts featuring over 250 international and local musicians, at 15 venues. Organised by the Istanbul Foundation for Culture and Arts (İKSV),... read more

Moers Festival celebrates the EJN Award 2015 for Adventurous Programming

by Moers Festival on Sun, 24/05/2015 - 00:00
The EJN Award 2015 for Adventurous Programming was celebrated today during Moers Festival, winner of this year’s Award. The Award Ceremony took place during the reception of the City Mayor in the Festival Hall. Ros Rigby, President of EJN, and Piotr Turkiewicz, EJN Vice President, congratulated the Festival team and... read more

Usadba Jazz Festival 2015

by Usadba Jazz Festival on Fri, 15/05/2015 - 09:01
In the year 2015 International Usadba Jazz festival is once again held in four major Russian cities: Moscow, Saint Petersburg, Yekaterinburg and Voronezh. The expected audience of the festival is around 50 000 people in Moscow and 10 000 in each other city, making Usadba Jazz one of the biggest Russian open air festivals. The line... read more

Moers Festival 2015 starting in two weeks!

by Moers Festival on Fri, 08/05/2015 - 00:00
Moers Festival, winner of the EJN award for adventorous programming 2015, will take place during the Whitsun weekend from May 22nd till 25th 2015. In addition to the exiting programme of new and innovative acts, this edition will see the bestowing ceremony of the EJN Award for adventourous programming 2015, won... read more

The EJN Award 2015 goes to Moers Festival in Germany

by Moers Festival on Wed, 22/04/2015 - 00:00
Bremen, 22/04/2015 - The Europe Jazz Network (EJN) is pleased to announce on the occasion of the jazz trade show “jazzahead!”, which starts tomorrow, the winner of the EJN Award for Adventurous Programming. The 2015 Award goes to Moers Festival in Germany. Each year EJN, the European association of producers, presenters and... read more

Rumor 80

by Rumor on Mon, 23/03/2015 - 10:35
Rumor 80        Utrecht          Friday 17 April  2015 Start: 20.15   Theater Kikker Admission: €17,-  /  €13,- (U-pas, student, CJP, 65+)               ... read more

34e AMR Jazz Festival (March 24-29, 2015)

by AMR Jazz Festival on Mon, 23/03/2015 - 10:26
34e AMR Jazz Festival (24-29 mars 2015)   Dès demain, le Sud des Alpes vibrera au rythme du festival! 12 groupes à découvrir,  des musiciens locaux et internationaux, des jams sessions, trois bars, et une musique qui couvre un large spectre du jazz et de la musique improvisée... read more

BRECON JAZZ ATTRACTS ITS MOST INTERNATIONAL LINE-UP EVER

by Brecon Jazz on Wed, 11/03/2015 - 16:04
PRESS RELEASE BRECON JAZZ ATTRACTS ITS MOST INTERNATIONAL LINE-UP EVER The Brecon Jazz 2015 programme (August 7-9) is announced today, boasting the most international line-up in the event’s 31 year history, with tickets on sale from March 13 through breconjazz.com. Big name American headliners, exclusive... read more

Rumor 79, Utrecht NL, February 7th, 2015

by Rumor on Mon, 19/01/2015 - 10:54
Rumor 79          Utrecht          Saturday 7 February 2015                             TICKETS Start: 20:... read more

4. Mallorca Smooth Jazz Festival

by Mallorca Smooth Jazz Festival on Fri, 21/11/2014 - 10:49
Europe's greatest Soul, Funk & Jazz-Party ... Welcome to the MALLORCA SMOOTH JAZZ FESTIVAL - the only smooth jazz festival in the European Mediterranean area. Actually, in Sa Coma, on the beautiful east coast of the Spanish island Mallorca. In May, a music festival with unique live music awaits you in... read more

35 Festival Internacional de Jazz de Granada

by Oficina Técnica. Festivales de Jazz de Granada on Mon, 13/10/2014 - 12:31
35 Festival Internacional de Jazz de Granada Teatro Municipal Isabel La Católica, 21.00 h. Friday, November 7th An Evening With Branford Marsalis Saturday, November 8th Ool-Ya-Koo Big Band Director: Ramón Cardo Patrocina: Fundación SGAE Friday, November 14th Javier Colina Cuarteto Saturday, November 15th Tom... read more

18e Festival JazzContreBand, October 2 - 25, 2014

by Jazz Contreband on Tue, 09/09/2014 - 09:57
  JEUDI 2 OCTOBRE  MATTHIEU LLODRA invite CAULIFLOWER + BLAKAT JAM SPECIAL GENRE : Jazz Hip Hop + Scène ouverte SALLE : CHAT NOIR . CAROUGE (CH) HEURE: 21h00     VENDREDI 03 OCTOBRE  JIBCAE GENRE : Jazz SALLE : USINE A GAZ . FOYER . NYON (CH... read more

11° Festival de Jazz de Munilla (La Rioja)

by Muni Jazz on Tue, 19/08/2014 - 19:07
PROGRAMA 11º MUNIJAZZ 2014    VIERNES 15    18:30 _ MARACAS PARA DOS  Raúl Romo – España (saxo, flauta travesera, teclados, voz)  Hasier Oleaga – España (batería, percusión) “Mr Boss” – (secuencias,... read more

11th International Usadba Jazz Festival

by Usadba Jazz Festival on Thu, 05/06/2014 - 12:30
11th International Usadba Jazz Festival   The festival will be held on June 14-15 2014 at the Arkhangelskoe historical estate. Opening the second decade of its creative life, the festival reaches a new level of its development. President of the festival Maria Semushkina says: "The tenth anniversary has given us a... read more

Clusone Jazz 2014 – 34° Edizione

by Clusone Jazz Promotion on Wed, 04/06/2014 - 10:42
Clusone Jazz 2014 – 34° Edizione …sfoglia il programma, a breve sito aggiornato “Fino a quando si suonerà buona musica, Clusone Jazz ci sarà!”. È questo l’impegno con il quale, su invito di tutti gli associati, ho accettato la direzione artistica di un festival... read more

Artist Opportunity for Brecon Jazz 30th Anniversary Festival

by Brecon Jazz on Sat, 31/05/2014 - 12:52
  Artist Opportunity for Brecon Jazz 30th Anniversary Festival   Artist Brief for BRECON STREET DRESSING in Brecon Town Centre
 BRECON JAZZ 30th ANNIVERSARY FESTIVAL 
7th to 10th August 2014   BACKGROUND and CONTEXT 
Brecon Beacons Tourism and Brecon Beacons National Park Authority (BBNPA... read more

Smooth Jazz Festival Augsburg 2014, Germany

by Smooth Jazz Festival Augsburg on Tue, 27/05/2014 - 11:01
  Germany's greatest Soul, Funk & Jazz-Party  More days. More shows. More fun. More than ever. You feel like going out just really nicely? The SMOOTH JAZZ FESTIVAL AUGSBURG on September 11-14, 2014 in the Park Theater at Kurhaus Göggingen (Augsburg, Germany) offers the perfect... read more

Gent Jazz Festival 2014 | Press Release (24.04.2014)

by Jazz and Muziek - Gent Jazz Festival on Thu, 24/04/2014 - 20:33
  PRESS RELEASE (24.04.2014) From 10 to 19 July at the Bijloke site, Ghent-Belgium Gent Jazz Festival's programme is complete, including Agnes Obel, Michael Kiwanuka, Gabriel Rios and TaxiWars project with Tom Barman and Robin Verheyen. Agnes Obel, Michael Kiwanuka, Gabriel Rios, BadBadNotGood and Dez Mona were... read more

Ulrichsberger Kaleidophone 2014

by Jazzatelier Ulrichsberg on Wed, 23/04/2014 - 12:00
  Thursday, May 1st - Saturday May 3rd, 2014, Jazzatelier Ulrichsberg: ULRICHSBERGER KALEIDOPHON 2014. Jon Rose. Meinrad Kneer. Richard Barrett. Tanja Feichtmair. Uli Winter. Fredi Proell. Joelle Leandre. Urs Leimgruber. Burkhard Stangl. Alvin Curran. Elisabeth Flunger. Stefan Scheib. Peter Ablinger. Gareth... read more

Vicenza Jazz 2014

by Vicenza Jazz on Wed, 23/04/2014 - 10:55
XIX edition Vicenza I, May 9 - 17, 2014 PROGRAM (main concerts)   Friday,  May 9th Palazzo Chiericati, h. 5pm Vincent Peirani solo Vincent Peirani (accordion)   Teatro Olimpico, h. 9pm Napoleon Maddox & Hamid Drake Duo Napoleon Maddox (beatbox, vocals), Hamid Drake (drums) Michael... read more

Era Jazzu

by ERA JAZZU on Fri, 18/04/2014 - 12:14
The ERA JAZZU series was initiated  ( on 1998) by a club concerts of Paul Motian, Mike Westbrook Band, Jamalaadeen Tacuma ,John Abercrombie, Steve Lacy , James Blood Ulmer, Lee Konitz, Bireli Lagrene, John Abercrombie just a mention a few. But the serie is fine promoting by the galas and tours with The Kronos Quartet ,Oregon... read more

8th Burton Agnes Jazz and Blues Festival - June 27th – 29th 2014

by Burton Agnes Jazz & Blues Festival on Wed, 09/04/2014 - 16:01
Main Stage line up:   Friday Evening 6:30 - 7.45pm Octopus - This eight piece band of seasoned professionals will play us in with classic swing. Fabulous arrangements of big band classics 8:15 - 9.45 Brothers Grove-  This Birmingham-based band are winning the hearts and minds of the UK blues... read more

Moers Festival Newsletter April 1st 2014

by Moers Festival on Wed, 02/04/2014 - 18:14
moers festival Newsletter April 1st 2014 Dear friends and fans of the moers festival,

here's this week's update from the festival office: Fringe programme out now! Survey: shuttle service and/or communal tent?  Improviser in Residence dates... read more

Festival Détours de Babel 2014

by Les Detours de Babel on Thu, 13/03/2014 - 10:14
"Music & Nature" ..25 march to 12 april 2014..in Grenoble Long imitation or exaltation of nature , music has now become a commodity of our daily sonic environment . This 4th edition of Detour Babel invites us to discover how musical art appropriates nature, acoustic ecology and environmental issues to reveal... read more

BRECON JAZZ 30th ANNIVERSARY CELEBRATES TALENT OF TODAY AND DOFFS CAP TO THE PAST

by Brecon Jazz on Thu, 27/02/2014 - 07:49
February 26 2014 PRESS RELEASE BRECON JAZZ 30th ANNIVERSARY CELEBRATES TALENT OF TODAY AND DOFFS CAP TO THE PAST Brecon Jazz 2014 is the 30th anniversary year of the world-famous festival, and in tribute, the Wales-based operator Orchard has produced a programme featuring the top musical talent of today. Recent Grammy Award... read more

BRECON JAZZ 30TH ANNIVERSARY FESTIVAL LINE-UP ANNOUNCED

by Brecon Jazz on Wed, 26/02/2014 - 10:12
  NEWS BRECON JAZZ 30TH ANNIVERSARY FESTIVAL LINE-UP ANNOUNCED 26/02/2014 Burt Bacharach, Gregory Porter, Laura Mvula & Loose Tubes headline our 30th Birthday! Get your Pre-Sale Link now. Following last month’s teaser announcement of the first four acts scheduled to play Brecon Jazz 2014, we’re... read more

Rumor 75: December 13th, 2013

by Rumor on Mon, 25/11/2013 - 09:56
    RUMOR 75 19 NOVEMBER 2013... read more

Rumor 74

by Rumor on Mon, 14/10/2013 - 09:22
  Rumor 74             Utrecht          31 October   2013 Start: 8:30 PM   ... read more

BRECON JAZZ 2013 PROGRAMME ANNOUNCED!

by Brecon Jazz on Fri, 02/08/2013 - 17:26
We’re very excited to announce the programme for Brecon Jazz festival 2013 today, which will take place between the 9th and 11th of August.  2013 will see a third more gigs than last year, a sprinkling of stellar names and leading lights of the Jazz world. Courtney Pine, Django Bates, Jools Holland, Zoe Rahman,... read more

Saint-Emilion Jazz Festival 2013: July 18 - 21

by Saint-Emilion Jazz Festival on Mon, 08/07/2013 - 09:56
  More information: http://www.saint-emilion-jazz-festival.com/SEJF.html  

Gărâna Jazz Festival 2013 - Program

by Gărâna Jazz Festival on Fri, 05/07/2013 - 16:41
PROGRAM Joi,11 iulie Ansamblul de percuție PREZENT (România) Mario Florescu – tobe, Alex Florescu – percuție, Bogdan Nica – percutie, AdminBocsa – percuție, Claudiu Buna – conga, Andrei Voica –marimba, vibrafon, Alex Unc – percutie, Bojcsuk Vasile – percutie, Radu... read more

Jazz à Vannes 2013: July 22 - 27

by Jazz à Vannes on Wed, 03/07/2013 - 11:53
  More information: http://www.jazzavannes.fr

XVI Festival Internacional Jazz San Javier

by Festival Internacional Jazz San Javier on Tue, 02/07/2013 - 11:51
More information: http://jazz.sanjavier.es/en/

Jazz à Couches 2013

by Jazz A Couches on Tue, 02/07/2013 - 10:12
  Programmation par date Mercredi 3 Juillet 2013 Philro JAzz Project - Swing Gum Yellow Tone Orchestra - Direction Andreas Steffens OJJB - Direction Mace Francis Jeudi 4 Juillet 2013 Timothée Quost Sextet Manu Katché Vendredi 5 Juillet 2013 Big-Band... read more

Love Supreme Jazz Festival: July 5 - 7, 2013

by Love Supreme Jazz Festival on Tue, 02/07/2013 - 09:51
  Love Supreme Jazz Festival         Friday 5 - Sunday 7 July, Glynde Place, East Sussex, BN8 6SX... read more

Lugo Musica Estate 2013

by Lugo Musica Estate on Mon, 01/07/2013 - 12:23
Jazz Network - Fondazione Teatro Rossini - Provincia di Ravenna Regione Emilia-Romagna - Ministero per i Beni e le Attività Culturali   “LUGO MUSICA ESTATE 2013” XXXI Edizione Lugo di Romagna (RA) - Italy Chiostro del Monte, Via Garibaldi 11, h. 9:15pm July 5-11-19, 2013   “Sabor do... read more

20th Istanbul Jazz Festival

by Istanbul Jazz Festival on Mon, 01/07/2013 - 10:24
  20TH ISTANBUL JAZZ FESTIVAL STARTS ON 2 JULY! The Istanbul Jazz Festival will meet the audience for the 20th time on Tuesday, 2 July! Starting with the Alicia Keys concert the festival will host the prominent names of the jazz at 12 impressive venues at its first week... read more

29th edition JAZZ AU VERT

by Jazz au Vert on Mon, 01/07/2013 - 10:11
  EDITION 2013 : FROM 21 UNTIL 27/07/2013 INCLUDED Professors : Fabrice Alleman - Ben Sluijs - Daniel Stokart* : saxophones, flute, clarinet Erik Vermeulen - Ron Van Rossum - Ivan Paduart*: piano Paolo Loveri - Peter Hertmans - Quentin Lié... read more

Gent Jazz Festival / Line-up

by Jazz and Muziek - Gent Jazz Festival on Wed, 05/06/2013 - 22:33
  Friday – 12/07/2013 Tickets > UNNUMBERED SEATS + STANDING 22:30 Joe Lovano with the Brussels Jazz Orchestra The Brussels Jazz Orchestra (BJO) celebrates its twentieth birthday with a series of concerts at a variety of European festivals, for which they have employed the talents of none other than... read more

Clusone Jazz Festival, 2013 - 33th Edition

by Clusone Jazz Promotion on Tue, 04/06/2013 - 09:16
Clusone Jazz Festival, 2013 - Edition 33 Clusone Jazz exists because it resists. We choose this phrase that best speeches of so many presents this year, certainly one of the most difficult and suffered in our long history. The difficulties encountered in raising the resources have led us to create a program of concerts and... read more

BRECON JAZZ 2013

by Brecon Jazz on Sat, 25/05/2013 - 11:08
With just under 3 months to go before Brecon Jazz 2013 kicks off, we at BJ HQ can hardly believe how quickly the festival is coming around again. It feels like just yesterday that the phenomenal Neil Cowley Trio almost blew the roof off Brecon Cathedral as the final act of 2012! Were super busy putting the finishing touches to... read more

EJN welcomes its newest member: Palatia Jazz Festival

by Palatia Jazz Festival on Fri, 24/05/2013 - 10:43
EJN welcomes its newest member:   Palatia Jazz Festival Yvonne Moissl Weinstrasse 58, Deidesheim 67146 - Germany Phone: +49 6326 967788 Fax: +49 6326 967799 info@palatiajazz.de  http://palatiajazz.de/   The EJN membership includes now 89 organisations in 28 countries.... read more

Clusone Jazz Festival 2013 – 33^ edizione

by Clusone Jazz Promotion on Wed, 22/05/2013 - 16:25
Clusone Jazz esiste perché resiste. Abbiamo scelto questa frase che meglio di tanti discorsi presenta questa edizione, certamente una delle più sofferte e difficili della nostra lunga storia. Le difficoltà incontrate nel reperire le risorse ci hanno portato a dar vita a un programma ridotto nel numero dei... read more

11th Preveza Jazz Festival - 31 May/2 June 2013 - Greece

by Preveza Jazz Festival on Mon, 20/05/2013 - 18:47
  The 11th edition of Preveza Jazz Festival will be from 31 May to 2 June 2013.   The Festival started in 2003 mainly with Greek groups and ended up the coming years to accommodate the most promising names in European jazz and beyond. Names such as  Jef Neve from Belgium,  Benni Chawes from Denmark... read more

RUMOR 73

by Rumor on Thu, 16/05/2013 - 21:22
RUMOR 73           UTRECHT              29 MAY   2013                         ... read more

Gent Jazz Festival 11-21 July 2013

by Jazz and Muziek - Gent Jazz Festival on Tue, 23/04/2013 - 11:22
Gent Jazz Festival / Line-up print Collapse all   Thursday – 11/07/2013 Tickets > Standing 22:30 To Be Confirmedcollapse Read more 20:30-21:45 To Be Confirmedcollapse... read more

Détours de Babel, 2-20 April 2013

by Les Detours de Babel on Wed, 03/04/2013 - 17:50
Festival Détours de Babel, from 2nd to 20th April 2013, Grenoble/Isère, Festival des Musiques du Monde Contemporain, organized by Centre International des Musiques Nomades.  "Reaching for the infinite", Music & Religion, the Sacred and the Spirituality... read more

AMR JAZZ FESTIVAL

by AMR Jazz Festival on Tue, 19/03/2013 - 00:00
  AMR JAZZ FESTIVAL 32nd edition – March 19 - 24, 2013 Tuesday 19 March 2013 20h30 JEAN-LOU TREBOUX QUINTET feat. Matthieu Michel Jean-Lou Treboux, vibraphone. Matthieu Michel, trumpet. Manu Hagmann, double bass. Maxence Sibille, drums. Marc Méan, piano.   22h NASHEET WAITS EQUALITY... read more

Jazz Movie 2013

by Bergamo Jazz Festival on Wed, 23/01/2013 - 10:22
Bergamo Film Meeting will inaugurate Bergamo Jazz on March 17, 2013 in collaboration with Bergamo Film Meeting Auditorium of Piazza della Liberta’ at 5.p.m. Performance by Dan Kinzelman Pylon Performers: Dan Kinzelman, Tenor Sax, Clarinet, Percussion Mirco Rubegni, Trumpet, Horn, Percussion Joe... read more

Avishai Cohen will perform on Alfa Jazz Fest 2013

by Alfa Jazz Fest on Wed, 23/01/2013 - 09:49
Famous Israeli jazz bassist Avishai Cohen will perform on Alfa Jazz Fest 2013. The musician is one of the most popular bass players of our time, who has released more than ten studio albums. He became famous as a member of Chick Corea’s band «Origin», performed with such jazz stars as Danilo Perez, Bobby... read more

The legendary Bobby McFerrin will perform on Alfa Jazz Fest 2013

by Alfa Jazz Fest on Wed, 23/01/2013 - 09:48
  Friends! On New Year’s eve the name of one of the headliners of the festival became known! The famous American jazz vocalist, a ten-time "Grammy"Award winner, Bobby McFerrin, will perform on Alfa Jazz Fest 2013. Bobby McFerrin is one of the world's best known vocal innovators and... read more

Festival 2013

by San Marino Jazz Festival on Wed, 23/01/2013 - 09:42
July 19th - 23th, 2013 Cava degli Umbri, San Marino More info: info@sanmarinojazzfestival.com

Kyle Eastwood`s band is going to perform in Serbia 2013

by Nisville Jazz Festival on Wed, 23/01/2013 - 09:31
Band of double bass player, bass guitarist and composer Kyle Eastwood is going to perform at Nisville 2013. Kyle is  the son of Clint Eastwood, so Nisville festival invited famous filmmaker, actor, composer and jazz promoter to come at Nisville, too. Kyle Eastwood (born May 19, 1968) grew up in Carmel, California as... read more

14º FUNCHAL JAZZ FESTIVAL - 2013

by Funchal Jazz Festival on Tue, 22/01/2013 - 19:46
  4| 5 | 6 Julho 2013 Terminou em clima de festa a 13ª edição do Funchal Jazz Festival, com a notável prestação do Quarteto do saxofonista KENNY GARRETT. O belíssimo cenário, no Parque Stª Catarina, que enquadra o Festival voltou a receber concertos de grande... read more

TradJazzWeekend 2013 will take place24-27 January. Welcome!

by Vintagejazz on Tue, 22/01/2013 - 18:58
Follow this link to see this years program in English

February 20: MOONLY DELIGHTS – André Klenes Quartet, Strings & Drums

by Jazz Masters Maastricht on Tue, 22/01/2013 - 18:13
Moonly Delights is a brilliant composition for cello, gitaar, acoustic bass and percussion. The moon is the red tape that links the different parts together. Jazz, classical and world music are the expression of all the emotions, the colours and the rhytms. Concert by the André Klenes Quartet, four Belgian virtuosos... read more

BUIKA

by Printemps Musical on Tue, 22/01/2013 - 17:59
MONDAY 15.4.2013 / 8.30 PM / DEN ATELIER, 54 RUE DE HOLLERICH, LUXEMBOURG Voted one of world’s “50 Great Voices” by NPR, Buika - born on the island of Majorca to Guinean immigrant parents - has emerged as a true innovator, a must-see artist among jazz aficionados. Her evident African roots and her... read more

MEHLIANA FEAT. BRAD MEHLDAU AND MARC GUILIANA

by Printemps Musical on Tue, 22/01/2013 - 17:55
SUNDAY 17.3.2013 / 8.30 PM / DEN ATELIER, 54 RUE DE HOLLERICH, LUXEMBOURG Over the last few years, world renowned pianist Brad Mehldau and acclaimed drummer/percussionist Mark Guiliana (Gretchen Parlato, Meshell Ndegeocello) had been discussing a potential collaboration in which Brad would, for the first time in a live... read more

BAUCHKLANG / SUPPORT ACT: DE LÄB

by Printemps Musical on Tue, 22/01/2013 - 17:54
WEDNESDAY 6.3.2013 / 8.30 PM / DEN ATELIER, 54 RUE DE HOLLERICH, LUXEMBOURG The Austrian quintet Bauchklang makes the club music of the future using the world’s oldest instrument: the human voice. But whatever you do, don’t call them a vocal ensemble, an a capella group, or even a beatboxing band. Beatboxing... read more

Information about next year (2013) "JAZZ FONTANAS"

by Jazz Fontanas on Tue, 22/01/2013 - 17:37
This year International Children and Youth Jazz Festival-Contest "JAZZ FOUNTAIN 2012" is over. But we encourage You to participate in the next year (2013) festival - please follow information on this website. Usually festival takes place every year in May and we announce the revised rules at the latest one month... read more

Jazz on the Hill 2013:

by Sani Festival on Tue, 22/01/2013 - 17:02
12, 13, 14  of July Save the dates! Just like every year, we renew our promise for more and qualitative Sani Festival next year, at the beginning of its new era.

Paros Jazz Festival

by Jazz in Paros Festival on Tue, 22/01/2013 - 16:57

Keiko Matsui "The Roadl..." @Tbilisi Event Hall / 16 March 2013 / 21:00

by Tiblisi Jazz on Tue, 22/01/2013 - 16:45
Fortunately for us The Road continues for Keiko Matsui and she is inviting us along for the ride. “Music, touring and recording are not like a job for me but more like my calling. It is these experiences that energize me,” says Keiko. “ I look forward to sharing the oneness with people when I am on the road. We... read more

Nils Petter Molvaer Band / 16 Feb. 2013 / Tbilisi.

by Tiblisi Jazz on Tue, 22/01/2013 - 16:41
Nils Petter Molvaer also known as NPM (born September 18, 1960) is a Norwegian jazz trumpeter, composer, and producer. Molvær is considered a pioneer in fusing jazz and electronic music, showcased on his most commerically successful album, Khmer,on the ECM label in October 1997 in Europe and early 1998 in North America.

PLANNING FOR 2013

by Edinburgh Jazz Festival on Tue, 22/01/2013 - 16:18
Our provisional dates in 2013 are July 19th - 28th. Why not buy a ticket voucher for the Festival - any amount valid for any concert - perfect for birthday/Christmas presents? Simply call us on 0131 467 5200 to buy. Thanks to everyone who made the 2012 Edinburgh Jazz and Blues Festival such a success. From the packed... read more

John Law Trio Sun 17 February

by Cambridge Jazz on Tue, 22/01/2013 - 16:15
A piano graduate of the Royal Accademy of Music, John turned to the jazz scene in 1986 with his first group 'Atlas'. He is increasingly in demand both in the UK and Europe, having scored particular success in recent years with his 'Art of Sound Trio' featuring Asaf Sirkis (drums) and Sam Burgess (bass). 2012 has... read more

John Etheridge Trio Sun 3 February

by Cambridge Jazz on Tue, 22/01/2013 - 16:14
Undoubtedly one of the best guitarists in the world, John Etheridge is a prodigiously gifted and creative player whose approach to music can only be described as 'eclectic'. He refuses to accommodate or even acknowledge artificial musical boundaries so his performance tonight will, as ever, be full of surprises -- of... read more

Empirical Fri 25 January

by Cambridge Jazz on Tue, 22/01/2013 - 16:12
Sharp-suited, sharp-edged but accessible contemporary jazz to kick-off the New Year! Formed in 2007 Empirical has gained a consistent and impressive array of awards for its unique brand of contemporary leading edge jazz. The band majors on original works with each member taking equal responsibility for the direction of the... read more

JAZZ ON THE GREEN

by Aberdeen Jazz Festival on Tue, 22/01/2013 - 16:03
Featuring FUNK   SOUL   SALSA   JAZZ   FUSION   VOCALS  RATPACK    BLUES   BIG BAND from  Soulatino, Gerry Jablonski, Leppard & the Big Cats, Blow, Marisha Addison, Aberdeenshire Jazz Projects, MJ5, Scott Cruikshank,Colin Black Jazz on the Green offers a FREE afternoon... read more

THE BLUE LAMP

by Aberdeen Jazz Festival on Tue, 22/01/2013 - 16:01
The great jazz club atmosphere at The Blue Lamp has been central to the success of the Festival in the past, and The Lamp is the heart of the Festival again this year, with knockout evening concerts. The Lemon Tee hosts a series of free daytime concerts, plus two very special evening concerts.

Hope to see you : 26th to 30th june 2013 pass 5 days on sale

by Festival Django Reinhardt on Mon, 21/01/2013 - 19:36
You dears, it will be a pleasure to meet you again at the 34th edition of Festival Django Reinhardt of Samois s/Seine From wednesday 26th to sunday 30th june 2013

Turku Jazz 2013

by Turku Jazz Festival on Mon, 21/01/2013 - 19:22
Welcome to the second oldest Jazz Happening in Finland! The 2013 programme will be published in January 2013.  Lets jazz in March!

Festival “Visioon” is coming soon!

by Visioon on Mon, 21/01/2013 - 18:03
International Youth jazz- and improvisation festival “Visioon” kicked off in 2003, the same year when Saue Music School’s Jazz Department was formed. This year is the festival’s 10th anniversary. Festival Visioon 2012 dates: from 7th to 9.th of June. The main theme for this year’s festival is... read more

The festival 2013

by Berliner Festspiele Gmbh on Mon, 21/01/2013 - 17:33
The 12th edition of MaerzMusik − Festival of Contemporary Music pursues three dynamic, partially interwoven themes, presented under the headings Percussion, Minidrama – Monodrama – Melodrama and Break & Change: Turkey – Levant – Maghreb. Percussion has become an increasingly more... read more

THE SUN RA CENTENNIAL DREAM ARKESTRA under the direction of MARSHALL ALLEN

by Uncool on Mon, 21/01/2013 - 17:19
1993 – 2013 Sun Ra left planet earth 20 years ago  1914 – 2014 Sun Ra arrived on planet earth 100 years ago  1924 – 2014 Marshall Allen arrived on planet earth 90 years ago  In 2014 THE SUN RA CENTENNIAL DREAM ARKESTRA will celebrate 100 years of Sun Ra with performances and master classes... read more

La RTS rend hommage à Claude Nobs

by Montreux Jazz Festival on Mon, 21/01/2013 - 17:12
Demain soir à 22h45, la RTS Deux diffuse un reportage Hommage à Claude Nobs A travers des images d'archives de la RTS issues de la vie de Claude Nobs et du Montreux Jazz Festival, le journaliste Michel Cerutti nous fait revivre les passions et le parcours exceptionnel de cette figure emblématique de... read more

I will love you forever, my brother

by Montreux Jazz Festival on Mon, 21/01/2013 - 17:09
There are no words to express the deep sorrow and hollowness in my heart that comes with news of Claude Nobs' passing. Claude was a valued and trusted friend and brother to me for close to forty years, but he was a valued and trusted friend to jazz and the artists who create it for his entire lifetime. It would be that love... read more

LUGANO ESTIVAL JAZZ 2013 - XXXV EDITION

by Estival Jazz on Mon, 21/01/2013 - 16:55
Mendrisio www.mendrisio.ch June 28 & 29 /// from 8.45pm Lugano www.lugano.ch July 4, 5, 6 //// from 8.45pm All concerts open air and totally free!

AVO SESSION News

by Baloise Session on Sat, 19/01/2013 - 19:49
15. 11. 2012 Goodbye AVO SESSION Basel – Welcome BALOISE SESSION Concerts featuring Rod Stewart and Anna Aaron rang out a successful AVO SESSION Basel festival, leaving us with unforgettable memories of twelve highly diverse concert evenings. This year’s temporary move to the Musical Theater Basel marks a change... read more

Stéphane Métraux in Concert

by AMR Jazz Festival on Sat, 19/01/2013 - 19:41
20h30 : un atelier junior de Stéphane Métraux avec: Marisa Dos Santos Cavaleiro, chant. Basile Mudry, sax alto. David Donath, guitare. Fantin Calame, vibraphone. Gregor Vidic, batterie. 21h30 : un atelier Jazz moderne de Luca Pagano avec: Francesca Hazan, sax alto. Ingrid Iselin Zellweger, violon. Ernesto... read more

Luca Pagano in Concert + Jam Session

by AMR Jazz Festival on Sat, 19/01/2013 - 19:38
20h30 : en ouverture un atelier Jazz moderne de Luca Pagano avec: Kim Salt, trompette. Jean-Paul. Muller, sax ténor. Jéremie Kreitz, guitare. Javier Bartolomei, piano. Jean-Claude Risse, basse électrique. Marco Benvenuti, batterie. 21h30 : Jam session

Sarajevo Winter 2013

by Sarajevskazima - Internationa Festival Sarajevo on Sat, 19/01/2013 - 18:27
International Festival Sarajevo “Sarajevo Winter 2013” official video: Click Here

Helge Schneider & Gäste – Sommertour (27.06.13)

by Verein Jazz Fest Wien on Sat, 19/01/2013 - 18:11
A 57-year-old native of the German city of Mülheim, Helge Schneider has a similarly genial relationship to Jazz that he has to telling stories. For him, syllables are like musical notes in that he uses them for improvisation. His worldview and approach to life has been shaped by a wide variety of jobs. 1989 saw the... read more

Paolo Conte & Band (Thursday 27.06.13)

by Verein Jazz Fest Wien on Sat, 19/01/2013 - 18:04
Behind the weathered face of this 76-year old from the mountains of the Piemont there is a poetic genius who can conjure the long-ago past as well as visions of the future. Trained as a lawyer, Conte dominates the stage like a European Tom Waits. His songs often focus on contrasts: the bizarre alongside the intellectual,... read more

Bobby McFerrin & Band „Spirit You All“

by Verein Jazz Fest Wien on Sat, 19/01/2013 - 18:01
This American (born 1950) is a true multi-talented artist: a piano virtuoso, a vocal acrobat, and a conductor. He is a musical chamelon who elegantly can perform Jazz, Classical or R&B. In 1988 he had an international hit with “Don´t Worry, Be Happy”, after which he shifted his attention to classical... read more

ULRICHSBERGER KALEIDOPHON 2013

by Jazzatelier Ulrichsberg on Sat, 19/01/2013 - 17:26
Edition #28 of the Festival for Jazz, improvised music and contemporary composed music presents the following program: 1982 Sigbjorn Apeland, harmonium; Nils Okland, fiddle, violin; Oyvind Skarbo, percussion. Dangerous Musics Jon Corbett, trumpet, valve-trombone, flute; Nick Stephens, bass; Louis Moholo-Moholo, drums.... read more

Ches Smith & These Arches

by Jazzatelier Ulrichsberg on Sat, 19/01/2013 - 17:25
Saturday, April 13, 2013, 20.00: Concert with Tim Berne, Tony Malaby, Andrea Parkins, Mary Halvorson und Ches Smith.

Ned Rothenberg Solo

by Jazzatelier Ulrichsberg on Sat, 19/01/2013 - 17:24
Saturday, March 9, 2013, 21.00: Concert with Ned Rothenberg, Reeds, at the Ulrichsberg-Church.

Frank Gratkowski Quartett

by Jazzatelier Ulrichsberg on Sat, 19/01/2013 - 17:22
Concert with Frank Gratkowski, Wolter Wierbos, Dieter Manderscheid and Gerry Hemingway. Friday, February 8, 2013, 20.00:

News

by Gărâna Jazz Festival on Fri, 18/01/2013 - 19:40
Poiana Lupului Late at night, after the shows “After Party” with CIRCUS HOPPA from Holland (12-15 July) “Impromptu” expoziţie de pictură – LORENA DIANA GAROIU (12-15 July) “Sea of Tranquility” Photography Exhibition – ROBERT COSTEA (12-15 July) “Jazz Portraits”... read more

Kurt Rosenwikel Trio replaces Stanley Jordan Trio

by Red Sea Jazz Festival RSJF on Fri, 18/01/2013 - 17:04
The Winter Red Sea Jazz Festival is back for it's third year in Israel's southern city of Eilat, a weekend full of cultural delights and fantastic music. Artistic director Dubi Lenz, a veteran radio personality, director of music at Galei Tzahal radio station for fifteen years and world music expert has gathered... read more

Red Sea 25th

by Red Sea Jazz Festival RSJF on Fri, 18/01/2013 - 17:02
Red Sea Jazz Festival August 21st-24th, Eilat, Israel Red Sea jazz festival, the biggest and most successful of its kind in Israel is hosting more than 20 world-known international artists such as Eddie Palmieri & La Perfecta II, Lizz Wright, Steve Smith & Vital Information, Tuba Skinny, Gretchen Parlato, The... read more

MORE MORNING WALKS!

by Bath Festivals on Fri, 18/01/2013 - 16:16
Wednesday, January 16th, 2013 The opportunity to don your walking shoes and view the streets of Bath from a different perspective was very popular indeed with tickets for the Morning Walks selling out amazingly quickly. For this reason we have added three additional walks to the programme so you don't have to miss out... read more

BRECON JAZZ 2013 PROGRAMME TO BE ANNOUNCED FEBRUARY 2013!

by Brecon Jazz on Fri, 18/01/2013 - 15:08
It’s been just over 3 months since this year’s Brecon Jazz Festival. Whilst things may have gone quiet we have been busy working on the event for 2013, where we’ve been planning an expanded program from 2013 and aiming to make the festival bigger and better. Our aim is to announce the program and go on sale... read more

Garana Festival History

by Gărâna Jazz Festival on Tue, 06/11/2012 - 12:09
  1997 8-9 August  (curtea hanului La Răscruce) PAUL WEINER / PUBA HROMATKA / EUGEN GONDI / MIRCEA TIBERIAN / LIVIU BUTOI / MIREL BUTOI / BEGA BLUES BAND / IONEL BOTA / MARTA HRISTEA   1998 21-23 August  (curtea hanului La Răscruce... read more

Jazzfestival Neuwied 2. / 3. November 2012 - 35 Years of Jazz in Neuwied -

by Jazzfestival Neuwied on Mon, 17/09/2012 - 02:00
  Jazzfestival Neuwied  2. / 3. November 2012 - 35 Years of Jazz in Neuwied -     Jazzfestival Neuwied 2012 -  35 Jahre Jazz in Neuwied  -   2. November 2012  20:00 Lars Danielsson with Iiro Rantala & Magnus Öström     - Premiere - Lars Danielsson,bass -... read more

24. Internationales Jazzfestival Münster 4. - 6. January 2013, Theater Münster

by Internationales Jazzfestival Muenster on Fri, 07/09/2012 - 02:00
  24. Internationales Jazzfestival Münster 4. - 6. January 2013, Theater Münster Internet: www.jazzfestival-muenster.de          

16th Festival JAZZCONTREBAND 4-26 October 2012

by Jazz Contreband on Tue, 07/08/2012 - 02:00
  16th JAZZCONTREBAND  4 - 26 October 2012   France : Annecy (2 salles), Annemasse, Cluses, Divonne-les-Bains, Ferney-Voltaire, Seynod, St Claude, Samoëns, Thonon-les-Bains Suisse : Genève, Carouge, Collonge-Bellerive, Meyrin, Onex, Nyon, Yverdon, Sion with MARCUS MILLER, PAT MARTINO,... read more

South Shore Jazz Lives Aug 4th and August 5th - Chicago

South Shore Jazz Lives Aug 4th and August 5th at South Shore Cultural Center -Chicago www.southshorejazzlives.com

Brecon Jazz programme announced

by Brecon Jazz on Fri, 08/06/2012 - 02:00
  http://www.breconjazz.com/en/   BRECON JAZZ 2012 LINE UP ANNOUNCED BY NEW OPERATOR Orchard, the new operator of the world famous Brecon Jazz festival has announced a compact and powerful programme for the August event, an interim year given the short timescales involved, which brings the festival back into the town of... read more

30.5.-10.6. Bath International Music Festival, UK

by Bath Festivals on Mon, 04/06/2012 - 02:00
  30.5.-10.6.  Bath International Music Festival, UK The Festival takes place annually over 12 days in late May to early June, and showcases a rich range of high quality events featuring orchestral and classical virtuosos, jazz giants, folk, roots and world musicians, innovative collaborations and unique commissions. The... read more

Bath International Music Festival, 26.5.-6.6.

by Bath Festivals on Tue, 25/05/2010 - 02:00
26.5.-6.6. Bath International Music Festival 12 days of world-class classical, jazz, folk, and world concerts, programmed by internationally renowned musician Joanna MacGregor. http://www.bathmusicfest.org.uk/   Events... Handel\'s Israel in Egypt Wednesday 02 Jun, 10.00pm   Chopin: The Complete Nocturnes I Thursday... read more

Bath International Music Fest, 22.5.-06.06.2009

by Bath Festivals on Fri, 22/05/2009 - 02:00
Bojan Z Trio + Portico Quartet Sat 23 May | 14.00 | Komedia £12 (concessions available) | Book now!   Balkan folk and free-fusion meet left-field jazz IMPORTANT ONLINE BOOKING INFORMATION Our online booking facility is processed by Tickets.com. Your card will be debited by Tickets.com not Bath Festivals. Please note a... read more

HSBC Brecon Jazz August 7-10

by Brecon Jazz on Mon, 04/08/2008 - 02:00
HSBC Brecon Jazz celebrates 25 Years with over 90 performances in 4 days HSBC Brecon Jazz is almost here, August 7-10. The Stroller programme has now been announced and is stronger than ever - 75 gigs over the weekend for just £48 (Day Strollers also available).   Look up breconjazz.co.uk/2008programme for a full... read more

HSBC Brecon Jazz 2008

by Brecon Jazz on Thu, 22/05/2008 - 02:00
Brecon - 25 years of Cool August 7-10 2008  Tickets now on sale through www.breconjazz.co.uk Box Office 0870 990 1299 This year HSBC Brecon Jazz celebrates with its traditional mix of jazz legends and new talent. To reach its 25th anniversary with an international reputation for artistic excellence is a great testimony... read more

Bath International Music Festival 2006

by Bath Festivals on Wed, 29/03/2006 - 12:47
Bath International Music Festival19 May - 4 June 2006 Bath International Music Festival began in 1948 and presents 17 days of the highest quality music in the historic city of Bath in May/June each year. The programme features many different styles of music, from classical recitals to traditional folk and world music. From... read more