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Seminar on Jazz for Young people at Maijazz Festival
by Vestnorsk Jazzsenter on Thu, 05/05/2016 - 14:11  PDF version
Europe Jazz Network (EJN) and Vestnorsk jazzsenter are organising a seminar in the framework of “Jazz for Young People” project in Stavanger, Norway, on May 5-6, during Maijazz festival, one of the key international jazz festivals of Norway.   The seminar will deal with research-based aspects of how to make and present concerts for children. Kari...
Vossa Jazz 2016
by Vossa Jazz on Tue, 15/03/2016 - 16:31  PDF version
​Vossa Jazz is held for the 43rd time 18 – 20 March and thus remains one of the oldest, most acclaimed jazz festivals in Norway. Quite an achievement considering the modest size of Voss with it´s approximate 14000 inhabitants. Every Easter since 1973 has started with 3 days of jazz, folk and world music. This year Dave Holland Trio featuring Kevin...
Spring programme at Nasjonal Jazzscene Oslo
by Nasjonal jazzscene on Sat, 05/03/2016 - 16:31  PDF version
The Spring in Oslo, Norway is looking hot, the 300 pax capacity club Nasjonal jazzscene presents both fresh and established artists from the top shelf of jazz and related. During the next two months, a broad audience will be certain to find exhilarating music attending concerts like Håkon Kornstads Tenor Battle, Dr. Lonnie Smith, Get the Blessing, The...
Trondheim Jazzfestival 2016
by Trondheim Jazzfestival on Sat, 05/03/2016 - 16:31  PDF version
Trondheim Jazz Festival - known as Jazzfest - will take place 3 - 12 May 2016. Featuring both established and up-and-coming Norwegian and international stars and talents. The festival is built around the exciting jazz scene in Trondheim and the world renowned jazz study programme at Norway’s largest university - NTNU.   The programme...
Christmas Jazz 2015 in Trondheim
by Trondheim Jazzfestival on Wed, 23/12/2015 - 16:41  PDF version
The highlight of the Christmas season - and a musical ending to 2015!   Every year on the 28th of December a long standing tradition takes place. Trondheim´s unique and vibrant jazz scene gathers in Scandic Nidelven Hotel and fills it to the breaking point with excellent music and holiday spirits - from 7 PM to well over midnight. Over the years...
Jazz Expo Trondheim 2015
by Midtnorsk Jazzsenter (MNJ) on Tue, 17/11/2015 - 16:09  PDF version
Midtnorsk jazzsenter (MNJ) organize a new event in Trondheim (Norway) Wednesday November 18th 2015 called “Jazz Expo Trondheim 2015”. Please see program attached.   Program: Singers from Trondheim Voices & Asle Karstad/Maccasolve sound design (www.trondheimvoices.no) Eldbjørg Raknes (vocal) & Oscar Grönberg (piano) Duo (www....
Oslo Jazz Festival: 9-15 August 2015
by Oslo Jazz Festival on Fri, 07/08/2015 - 13:30  PDF version
Oslo Jazz Festival will take place between the 9 and 15 of August 2015 in the Norvegian capital. The Festival, a member of the Europe Jazz Network, features more then 70 shows during one week in many locations around Oslo. Highlights from this edition includes a piano solo from Herbie Hancock, Gregory Porter, afrobeat legend Tony Allen, Brazilian...
Sildajazz Festival 2015
by Sildajazz - Haugesund International Jazz Festival on Mon, 03/08/2015 - 12:48  PDF version
Silda Jazz Festival will take place between 5 and 9 August in the island of Silda, Norway. The Festival, a member of Europe Jazz Network, features great international and Scandinavian bands in an amazing setting between the Norwegian fjords. The line-up of this year includes Gregory Porter, Mezzoforte, Hamilton de Holanda trio, Lido & KORK, Eliane...
Moldejazz 2015: 13-18 July
by Molde International Jazz Festival on Mon, 13/07/2015 - 11:45  PDF version
Molde Jazz Festival, of the main festivals in Norway and a member of Europe Jazz Network, will take place between the 13 and 18 July 2015.  The 2015 programme includes a mix of different styles, with R&B and pop stars such as D'Angelo and Veronica Maggio, rock icons like Robert Plant and the Sensational Space Shifters, and...
Great jazz in Norway: Kongsberg Jazz Festival
by Kongsberg Jazzfestival on Mon, 29/06/2015 - 17:37  PDF version
Between the 1st and 4th July 2015 the Kongsberg Jazzfestival will take place in the south of Norway. The Festival, a member of Europe Jazz Network, is one of the oldest jazz festivals in Europe, the first edition dates back to 1964, and with time it developed to include a wide range of musical styles, from avant-garde jazz and electronic music to rock and...

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