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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 several venues from April 22 to...
Jazzkaar brought together a record number of jazz friends
by Jazzkaar Festivals 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...
International jazz in Tallinn: Jazzkaar Festival 2015
by Jazzkaar Festivals 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...
Jazzkaar 2015, Tallinn, Estonia - April 17-26
by Jazzkaar Festivals 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...
CHRISTMAS JAZZ FESTIVAL 2014
by Jazzkaar Festivals 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...
JAZZKAAR INVITES TO ITS 25TH BIRTHDAY
by Jazzkaar Festivals 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...
24th JAZZKAAR FESTIVAL - Tallinn - Estonia - 19/28 April 2013
by Jazzkaar Festivals 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,...
WINTER JAZZ 2013 – FRESH SOUNDS!
by Jazzkaar Festivals 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...
JAZZKAAR ANNOUNCES HEADLINERS OF 2013 FESTIVAL
by Jazzkaar Festivals 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...

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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...