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FRENCH QUARTER Jazz in NYC 2016
by Association Paris Jazz Club on Tue, 12/01/2016 - 10:56  PDF version
The Best of French Jazz in New York ! From January 16th to 20th, 2016. The Django - Roxy Hotel, Winter Jazz Festival 2016 / Dizzyʼs Club Coca Cola / Smalls Jazz Club / Drom / Mezzrow. For it 3rd edition, FRENCH QUARTER is back in New York with even more venues, and especially with one as part of the prestigious Winter Jazz Festival!...
National Youth Jazz Collective recruiting new Executive Director
by EJN Europe Jazz Network on Fri, 18/12/2015 - 17:47  PDF version
The National Youth Jazz Collective (NYJC) is recruiting a new part-time Executive Director (3 days a week) to support the role of the Artistic Director. See following link for more detail http://nationalyouthjazz.co.uk/nyjc-is-recruiting-a-new-executive-director/   A one-time chance for a top arts professional to join in building ...
Summary of activities 2014/2015
by EJN Europe Jazz Network on Mon, 07/12/2015 - 17:08  PDF version
The Europe Jazz Network (EJN) recently concluded the first year of activities implemented under the 3-year funding of the Creative Europe programme of the European Union 2014-2017. The Report just submitted to the European Union covered the period from September 2014 to August 2015.  So far the project has successfully reached its predefined...
Jazz Migration 2016 opening concert
by AJC Association Jazzé Croisé on Mon, 30/11/2015 - 15:27  PDF version
 Since 2002, AJC’s members program Jazz Migration strives to promote and develop the careers of young musicians from the French jazz scene, based on the determination and a common desire to festivals, venues and partners to offer a genuine opportunity to the wealth of talent living in our land. In 2016, AJC is offering a new development to the...
Inception event of CHIME project at EFG London Jazz Festival
by EJN Europe Jazz Network on Thu, 19/11/2015 - 12:22  PDF version
EJN President Ros Rigby will be participating on the 20 November 2015, and in the framework of EFG London Jazz Festival, at the inception event of CHIME research project on jazz and heritage sites. EJN is an associated partner in the project and the meeting will be the occasion to explore synergies between CHIME and the work of EJN and its members and...
Soirée hommage à Bernard Souroque
by Association Festival International de Marseille Jazz des cinq Continents on Fri, 13/11/2015 - 12:55  PDF version
Marseille Jazz is organsing a musical evening in memory of Bernard Souroque, Artistic Director of Marseille jazz des cinq continents, who recently passed away. On 23 November at Théatre de La Criée - Marseille, many artists and friends spontaneously asked to be present and play on this special occasion.  You will find here...
Jazzlines and Brosella Folk & Jazz welcomed to EJN!
by EJN Europe Jazz Network on Mon, 09/11/2015 - 18:47  PDF version
The Board of Directors of the Europe Jazz Network have approved two new members: Jazzlines is Town Hall Symphony Hall’s dynamic programme of live jazz performances and education projects across Birmingham. Part of the registered charity Performances Birmingham Limited, the Jazzlines artistic programme reaches over 24.500 people annually across...
ACTION FOR REFUGEES AT WOMEX15
by EJN Europe Jazz Network on Sat, 24/10/2015 - 17:52  PDF version
"We, World Music delegates at Womex in Budapest, want to express our solidarity with refugees in Europe. The refugee situation is unacceptable: closing borders, building walls, using violence against people escaping from war and poverty are the signs of policies based on fear. Europe was founded on the values of hospitality, openness, cultural...
The Europe Jazz Network to adopt a Green Manifesto at WOMEX 15
by EJN Europe Jazz Network on Mon, 19/10/2015 - 11:28  PDF version
The Europe Jazz Network, the main cultural network in Europe focusing on jazz, improvised and creative music, and Julie’s Bicycle, the leading U.K. organisation working for the inclusion of environmental sustainability in the creative sector, have teamed up and developed a Green Manifesto for the jazz community. The Manifesto has been adopted by all the...
Jazz sur Seine: 09-24 October 2015
by Association Paris Jazz Club on Thu, 08/10/2015 - 13:49  PDF version
20 Clubs, 120 Concerts, 450 artists with... 1 pass! Between 9 and 24 October the 4th edition of the "Jazz sur Seine" Festival will take place in the area of Paris. ​16 intense, festive, pedagogic and professional days in order to discover many jazz clubs, creative spaces and the music stars of tomorrow. On Tuesday, October 13, a great...

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