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EJN delegation meets Italian Minister of Culture
by I-Jazz on Tue, 09/06/2015 - 16:24  PDF version
A presentation of the calendar of Italian jazz Festivals took place on the 3rd June 2015 in Rome at the presence of Dario Franceschini, Italian Minister of Culture, at MiBACT, Ministry of Cultural Heritage and Activities and Tourism. The meeting was organised by I-jazz, the Italian network of jazz Festivals, a member of...
Moers Festival celebrates the EJN Award 2015 for Adventurous Programming
by EJN Europe Jazz Network on Sun, 24/05/2015 - 19:02  PDF version
The EJN Award 2015 for Adventurous Programming was celebrated today during Moers Festival, winner of this year’s Award. The Award Ceremony took place during the reception of the City Mayor in the Festival Hall. Ros Rigby, President of EJN, and Piotr Turkiewicz, EJN Vice President, congratulated the Festival team...
EJN reaches 10k likes on facebook
by EJN Europe Jazz Network on Wed, 20/05/2015 - 12:50  PDF version
We are happy to announce that our facebook page reached 10.000 likes today! Our social media are followed by many jazz professionals (presenters, promoters, journalists, researchers, agencies, artists) both in Europe and in all the world, and they are great channels for the...
Usadba Jazz Festival 2015
by ArtMania on Fri, 15/05/2015 - 09:01  PDF version
In the year 2015 International Usadba Jazz festival is once again held in four major Russian cities: Moscow, Saint Petersburg, Yekaterinburg and Voronezh. The expected audience of the festival is around 50 000 people in Moscow and 10 000 in each other city, making Usadba Jazz one of the biggest Russian open air festivals. The line...
“The Shared Roots of European Jazz” presented at Jazzahead
by EJN Europe Jazz Network on Mon, 27/04/2015 - 13:06  PDF version
The Europe Jazz Network's research project and book “The Shared Roots of European Jazz” was presented on the 25th April 2015 during a conference at the international jazz trade show jazzahead! in Bremen. The three-year research project aims at producing the first organic linear description of 100 years of...


Other news

by Polarjazz on Fri, 31/08/2012 - 02:00  PDF version
  THE AWARDING OF THE POLAR MUSIC PRIZE 2012 The Polar Music Prize was presented for the 21st time. This year\'s Laureates, the leading cellist of our time, Yo-Yo Ma and American songwriter Paul Simon each received prize money to the value of one million Swedish kronor. His Majesty the King of Sweden handed over the...
Music Unlimited 26: Wels (A) November 9 - 11, 2012
by Music Unlimited on Thu, 30/08/2012 - 02:00  PDF version
  Friday, November 9th, Schlachthof, 7pm isabelle duthoit & franz hautzinger & susanna gartmayer & ddkern the dartington improvising trio (keith tippett, julie tippetts, paul dunmall) albert newton (pat thomas, john edwards, charles hayward) selvhenter (maria bertel, sonja labianca, anja jacobsen, jaleh...