jazzahead! 2018 > 19 – 22 April, Bremen, Germany

Why you should visit jazzahead!

jazzahead! is the world’s biggest international jazz convention with an integrated showcase festival. For the past twelve years, the trade fair has been steadily growing. In 2017, 3,169 professional participants from 60 nations were registered. The showcase festival features contemporary top-class jazz from Germany, Europe, an annually changing partner country (2018: Poland) and Overseas and has established itself as one of the most important international networking spaces for jazz musicians. The business activities of participants include: artists and promoters, bookers, labels, agencies, publishers, festival and club programmers, distributors, production companies, lobby institutions, associations, press and more.


jazzahead! 2018
From 19. - 22. April 2018, jazzahead! will be held in Bremen, Germany.  Key areas of the 13th edition of the international exhibition include Poland as partner country, the export platform “German Jazz Expo”, and of course, the 40 international showcases on three nights and days of jazzahead!. Further topics relevant to the jazz world will be discussed in panels and conferences.


How can EJN members participate?

1. EJN umbrella stand

Become a co-exhibitor with your fellow EJN colleagues on this stand area. It is located ideally between the Partner Country Lounge and catering area and provides space to meet with your potential business partners. This stand is organized by EJN directly. The registration fee is 130€ + 19% VAT.


2. Umbrella stand Showcasing Artists and International Promoters

This stand is the place to be for our showcasing artists, jury members, international guests and promoters. You are in very good company and a nice location here – in the middle of the bustling trade fair, where you can get in contact with everyone very easily. This area is organized by MESSE BREMEN and the registration fee is 130€ + 19% VAT.


3. Umbrella stand of your own country

Various regions and countries already have an umbrella stand at jazzahead. If you wish to register as a co-exhibitor please don’t hesitate to contact us and we will forward your request to the organizers of these stands.


4. Own booth

Become an exhibitor yourself with an own stand in our trade fair exhibition. Book a stand in Hall 6 for maximum visibility. jazzahead! also offers attractive conditions on your stand booking if you are coming as an exhibitor for the first time.


Maleni Piyasiri of jazzahead! will happily assist with your participation and any questions you might have: piyasiri (at) jazzahead.de / 0049 421 3505298


Deadlines for jazzahead! 2018

  • March 14th, 2018 deadline for Guide entry & stand bookings
  • March 21st, 2018 deadline for ordering extra stand material (service handbook)
  • April 5th, 2018 online registration closes (registration only possible on-site, costs +20EUR plus VAT)