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William Parker releases recording from Jazztopad Festival
by Jazztopad Festival/National Forum of Music on Thu, 08/10/2015 - 18:43
William Parker's new 3CDs box set, "For those who are still", includes a long piece that was commissioned and premiered at Jazztopad Festival in November 2013. Ceremonies For Those Who Are Still , the 3rd CD of the set, marks the momentous occasion of William Parker's first work composed for symphony orchestra. It was...
17th International Enjoy Jazz Festival: 02 October - 14 November
by Enjoy Jazz on Fri, 02/10/2015 - 13:31
A festival scene without Enjoy Jazz is unimaginable. It has become one of the most important jazz festivals worldwide. It is a lively festival, which is first and foremost dedicated to the joy of great performances and the joy of music. The Festival’s motto is to enjoy jazz— and enjoying also means taking time for the...
Moravia Music Fest: 2 October - 14 November
by Moravia Music Fest on Fri, 02/10/2015 - 13:00
The Moravia Music Fest, a member of the Europe Jazz Network, is taking place this year between the 2nd October and 14 November 2015 in the Czech city of Brno. Highlights of this year include Electro Deluke, the Count Basie orchestra, Anna Maria Jopek quartet with Kurt Elling quintet, Otto Hejnic trio and many others....
Grand Opening of the National Forum of Music
by Jazztopad Festival/National Forum of Music on Thu, 03/09/2015 - 17:49
The official inauguration of the new venue for the National Forum of Music will take place on the 4 September 2015 in Wrocław, Poland. SPACES FOR BEAUTIFUL EXPERIENCES National Form of Music in Wrocław is the most significant cultural development in Poland and the centre of music performance in Wrocław. Acting also as the home...
36th International Saalfelden Jazz Festival: 27 to 30 August
by International Jazzfestival Saalfelden / Kunsthaus Nexus on Thu, 20/08/2015 - 10:59
Known as a playground for free spirits, the Saalfelden Jazz Festival has been a fixture on the international jazz circuit and one of the most experimental festivals of its kind for more than three decades. Each year at the end of August, musicians from all over the world gather in the small town of Saalfelden, Austria, to delight...

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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...
The festival 2013
by on Mon, 21/01/2013 - 17:33
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...
THE SUN RA CENTENNIAL DREAM ARKESTRA under the direction of MARSHALL ALLEN
by Uncool on Mon, 21/01/2013 - 17:19
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
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
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...

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