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APRIL JAZZ 30th ANNIVERSARY AND NEW JAZZ CLUB!
by April Jazz Espoo 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...
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...
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...
Spring is here: April Jazzfest in Espoo kicks off on 21st April
by April Jazz Espoo 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...
29th APRIL JAZZ FESTIVAL 21-26 April 2015, Espoo (FI)
by April Jazz Espoo 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...
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...
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...
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...
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...
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 –...
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...
27th APRIL JAZZ - 24/28 April 2013 - Espoo, Finland
by April Jazz Espoo 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!...
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...
2013 ticket sales starts with two concerts
by April Jazz Espoo 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...
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
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...