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JAZZ FINLAND LIVE BRINGS NEW FUNDING TO JAZZ CONCERTS IN FINLAND
by Finnish Jazz Federation (Suomen Jazzliitto) on Thu, 14/01/2016 - 16:57  PDF version
Jazz Finland LIVE is a new form of funding for promoting professional jazz concert organizers around the country. The goal is to provide support for regular and sustained jazz concert series. The Finnish Music Foundation MES granted 139 000 euros for the pilot project in 2016.   Jazz Finland LIVE is a project coordinated by The Finnish Jazz...
22nd edition of the DJANGOFOLLLIES jazz festival 2016
by Brosella Folk & Jazz / Djangofollies on Tue, 12/01/2016 - 11:34  PDF version
The legendary Belgian gypsy jazz guitarist Django Reinhardt would have been 116 years old on the 23rdof January 2016. Djangofolllies will pay him tribute again by featuring headliners, new discoveries and new projects.   Roby Lakatos & Biréli Lagrène (HU/FR), Koen De Cauter & Fapy Lafertin (BE), Christine Tassan et Les Imposteures (CA),...
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!...
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...
ItaliaJazz.it is now online!
by I-Jazz on Wed, 23/12/2015 - 15:48  PDF version
On the 21st December 2015 ItaliaJazz.it, the first comprehensive web portal dedicated to jazz in Italy, was published online and presented at the Casa del Jazz in Rome.  Created by I-Jazz, the Italian association of jazz festivals, in collaboration with MIDJ, the association of jazz musicians, the website is a dynamic network open to all...
JAZZAHEAD! 2016 SHOWCASES
by jazzahead! on Mon, 21/12/2015 - 11:55  PDF version
40 Bands from 16 countries have been selected for the jazzahead! showcase festival / A total of 587 applications from 42 countries.  The four juries selecting the jazzahead! showcase program had, once again, a lot on their hands: 587 bands from 43 countries submitted their application. This is an increase of 26% compared to the previous year. 40...
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 ...
Spring 2016 Listings
by Turner Sims Southampton on Wed, 09/12/2015 - 17:13  PDF version
BUGGE WESSELTOFT Friday 12 February 8pm Norway’s Bugge Wesseltoft is one of the most notable trendsetters in contemporary European jazz. Since the 1990s he has made an impressive, truly post-modern transition from his ECM nordic jazz traditions, from playing and recording together with the likes of Jan Garbarek, Sidsel Endresen, Terje Rypdal, Nils...
Spring 2016 Listings
by Turner Sims Southampton on Wed, 09/12/2015 - 17:10  PDF version
Spring 2016 Jazz Listings
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...

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