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38th Copenhagen Jazz Festival: 1300 concerts - 120 venues

by Copenhagen Jazz Festival on 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 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

A message from EJN President Ros Rigby on UK Referendum

by EJN Europe Jazz Network on on Fri, 24/06/2016 - 13:28
"I am sure I speak for other UK EJN members in saying how concerned and saddened we are at the outcome of the UK Referendum on EU membership, which was narrowly won by the ‘Leave’ campaign overnight (52%/48%). Since the announcement of the result at 6 am today the Prime Minister David Cameron has announced he will resign –... read more

9 reasons to attend „Rigas Ritmi Festival”!

by Rigas Ritmi Festival on 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

Khandahar - The Calais Sessions

by The Calais Sessions on on Mon, 20/06/2016 - 10:18
Our first single is out TODAY! It's so CATCHY! Let's get it into the CHARTS! 'Khandahar' features two young lyricists aged 9 and 12 from Afghanistan, the drumming talents of two fantastic Kurdish brothers, the 'jungle' chorus, a string section and a backing band.  It's on itunes and Amazon, so all it takes is one click... read more

5 new members join the Europe Jazz Network… and one return!

by EJN Europe Jazz Network on on Fri, 17/06/2016 - 17:30
We are really glad to announce that the Board of Directors has accepted 5 new members in our network: JazzLab Series - Belgium "JazzLab Series is a network that promotes the Belgian jazz scene by organising concert tours with the aid of 20+ partners in the country (concert... read more

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

by Rigas Ritmi Festival on 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 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