EJN members news

12. Jazztopad Festival: 21-29 November 2015
by Jazztopad Festival/National Forum of Music on Fri, 06/11/2015 - 17:06  PDF version
The year 2015 is in many ways a breakthrough for Jazztopad. Having built its well-recognized brand for eleven years now, Jazztopad moves to the National Forum of Music – one of the most important concert venues in Europe. The long-awaited moment has come, and we can give our listeners and our artists optimal conditions for celebrating improvisation....
STRUT at The Peacock
by Improvised Music Company on Fri, 06/11/2015 - 16:10  PDF version
4-night pop-up Jazz Club November 18-21st The Abbey Theatre, Dublin From New Yorks ‘Village Vanguard’ to London’s ‘Ronnie Scott’s’, the quintessential jazz club has always been at the fulcrum of urban musical creativity. The intimate setting and dynamic between audience and musician makes the...
Jazzclub Unterfahrt announces new Artistic Director
by Jazzclub Unterfahrt on Fri, 06/11/2015 - 15:44  PDF version
Jazzclub Unterfahrt is pleased to announce that Fee Schlennstedt is the new Artistic Director. Fee officially took over in June, 2015. She was most recently the Artistic Director of Schloss Elmau and was working as a freelance promoter for cultural events as well as being jury member of the BMW Welt Jazz Award. Fee will lead Jazzclub Unterfahrt into the...
Jazz Migration 2016 opening concert
by AJC Association Jazzé Croisé on Fri, 06/11/2015 - 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...
Jazzfest Berlin: 5-8 November 2015
by Jazzfest Berlin on Wed, 04/11/2015 - 12:37  PDF version
Welcome to Jazzfest Berlin 2015 Jazzfest Berlin begins its second half-century by taking a step into the future and asking the question: what is jazz today, and what will it become? This year’s programme is intended to reflect the continued development of a music whose influence is increasingly felt far beyond its own borders, presenting performers...
Jazz Fest Sarajevo: 3-8 November 2015
by Jazz Fest Sarajevo on Wed, 04/11/2015 - 12:05  PDF version
The 19th Jazz Fest Sarajevo is taking place betwen the 3 and 8 November 2015 in the Bosnian Capital. Highlights of this year include Tigran Hamasyan "Mockroot" Jason Moran "Fats Wallner Dance Party", Al Di Meola "Elysium", Harve Henriksen with Christian Fennesz, Tomasz Stanko and much more! For more information: https://jazzfest.ba  
Belgrade Jazz Festival: 28 October - 01 November 2015
by Belgrade Jazz Festival on Wed, 28/10/2015 - 12:24  PDF version
The 31st Belgrade Jazz Festival will take place this year between 28 October and 01 November in the Serbian Capital. Highlights of this year's edition include international stars such as Hiromi, Rudresh Mahanthappa, Miguel Zenon and James Brandon Lewis together with great European names including Supersilent, Francesco Cafiso, Susana Santos Silva and...
Tampere Jazz Happening: 34th Revolutionale!!!
by Tampere Jazz Happening on Tue, 27/10/2015 - 11:06  PDF version
The 34th annual Tampere Jazz Happening will take place from the 29th of October to the 1st of November, 2015, when the stages of Pakkahuone, Klubi, and Telakka will be filled to the brim with music from some of today's most captivating modern jazz musicians. The festival will feature altogether 26 ensembles, 18 of which are international. Performers...
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...
25th Akbank Jazz Festival, Istanbul - 21 October - 1 November 2015
by Akbank Jazz Festival on Tue, 20/10/2015 - 17:45  PDF version
Akbank Jazz Festival; Echoing Across Turkey for the Past 25 Years 21 October - 01 November 2015, Istanbul Akbank Jazz Festival, one of the driving forces of positive change since its introduction to Turkey’s cultural and artistic life, is celebrating its 25th year. Dating back to its first notes that reverberated in the city in 1991, the Festival has...