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Schaffhauser Jazz Festival to start on the 6th May 2015
by Schaffhauser Jazz Festival on Tue, 21/04/2015 - 19:59  PDF version
Since its inception, the Schaffhauser Jazz Festival has focussed its work on presenting each year the most innovative Swiss artists in the fields of jazz and improvised music. This year the Festival, at its 26th edition, will take place between the 6th and 9th May 2015 targeting a local as well as an international public...
Riga Jazz Stage 2015 Laureates!
by RIGAS RITMI FESTIVAL on Tue, 21/04/2015 - 10:20  PDF version
The International Jazz Artist Contest "Riga Jazz Stage 2015" has concluded and laureates of both categories - "Jazz Vocal" and "Jazz Trumpet" – have been announced! "Riga Jazz Stage 2015" took place from 9 to 11 April at cinema "Splendid Palace". This year the contest...
Trondheim Jazzfest 2015
by Trondheim Jazzfestival on Mon, 20/04/2015 - 17:00  PDF version
Trondheim Jazzfest 2015 will kick off on the 7th May 2015 with 4 days of the most innovative jazz from Scandinavia and Europe. The festival is a member of the Europe Jazz Network (EJN) and is built around the exciting jazz scene in Trondheim, Norway, and the world renowned jazzcourse at NTNU Department of...
Spring is here: April Jazzfest in Espoo kicks off on 21st April
by April Jazz Espoo on Mon, 20/04/2015 - 16:01  PDF version
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...
International jazz in Tallinn: Jazzkaar Festival 2015
by Jazzkaar Festivals on Mon, 20/04/2015 - 13:51  PDF version
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...


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Festival “Visioon” is coming soon!
by Visioon on Mon, 21/01/2013 - 18:03  PDF version
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...
The festival 2013
by Berliner Festspiele Gmbh on Mon, 21/01/2013 - 17:33  PDF version
The 12th edition of MaerzMusik − Festival of Contemporary Music pursues three dynamic, partially interwoven themes, presented under the headings Percussion, Minidrama – Monodrama – Melodrama and Break & Change: Turkey – Levant – Maghreb. Percussion has become an increasingly more...
by Uncool on Mon, 21/01/2013 - 17:19  PDF version
1993 – 2013 Sun Ra left planet earth 20 years ago  1914 – 2014 Sun Ra arrived on planet earth 100 years ago  1924 – 2014 Marshall Allen arrived on planet earth 90 years ago  In 2014 THE SUN RA CENTENNIAL DREAM ARKESTRA will celebrate 100 years of Sun Ra with performances and master classes...
La RTS rend hommage à Claude Nobs
by Montreux Jazz Festival on Mon, 21/01/2013 - 17:12  PDF version
Demain soir à 22h45, la RTS Deux diffuse un reportage Hommage à Claude Nobs A travers des images d'archives de la RTS issues de la vie de Claude Nobs et du Montreux Jazz Festival, le journaliste Michel Cerutti nous fait revivre les passions et le parcours exceptionnel de cette figure emblématique de...
I will love you forever, my brother
by Montreux Jazz Festival on Mon, 21/01/2013 - 17:09  PDF version
There are no words to express the deep sorrow and hollowness in my heart that comes with news of Claude Nobs' passing. Claude was a valued and trusted friend and brother to me for close to forty years, but he was a valued and trusted friend to jazz and the artists who create it for his entire lifetime. It would be that love...