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Grand finale of Melting Pot made in Wroclaw, 26 – 30 April 2016
by Jazztopad Festival/National Forum of Music on Thu, 28/04/2016 - 15:44
A project celebrating the UNESCO International Jazz Day & the European Capital of Culture, Wroclaw 2016, supported by the Creative Europe programme of the European Union.   For eight editions, starting in September 2013 until February 2016, young improvisers from various European...
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...
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...
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...
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...
JAZZAHEAD! FESTIVAL FROM 7 TO 24 APRIL IN BREMEN WITH PARTNER COUNTRY SWITZERLAND
by jazzahead! on Tue, 19/04/2016 - 11:29
From musical theatre via literature and new music to jazz - the jazzahead! Festival presents Swiss productions and top international jazz acts as part of the festival The jazzahead! Festival is scheduled to take place from 7 to 24 April in Bremen, the full program is now announced. Under the...
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 line-up of Festival Jazzkaar 2016 now announced!
by Jazzkaar Festivals 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...

 

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Europe Jazz Network (EJN) is a Europe-wide association of producers, presenters and supporting organisations who specialise in creative music, contemporary jazz and improvised music created from a distinctly European perspective.
The membership includes 110 organisations (Festivals, clubs and concert venues, independent promoters, national organisations) in 31 countries.
EJN exists to support the identity and diversity of jazz in Europe and broaden awareness of this vital area of music as a cultural and educational force.
EJN's mission is to encourage, promote and support the development of the creative improvised musics of the European scene and to create opportunities for artists, organisers and audiences from the different countries to meet and communicate.
EJN believes that creative music contributes to social and emotional growth and economic prosperity. It is an invaluable channel for the process of inter-cultural dialogue, communication and collaboration. And music is a positive force for harmony and understanding between people from the diversity of cultures inherent in the European family. Read More