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Maijazz 2013 Stavanger 6.-11. May
by Maijazz on Wed, 24/04/2013 - 22:56  PDF version
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...
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  PDF version
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...
Roy Jahrn joins the Oslo Jazz Festival
by Oslo Jazz Festival on Tue, 22/01/2013 - 18:49  PDF version
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.
R&B, Blues & Soul night at the Museum.
by Molde International Jazz Festival on Fri, 18/01/2013 - 19:26  PDF version
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...
Last night on Nattjazz 2012: TIMBUKTU & DAMN! (S)
by Nattjazz Festival on Fri, 18/01/2013 - 19:13  PDF version
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...