Latest Members news

Spring is here: April Jazzfest in Espoo kicks off on 21st April

by April Jazz on Mon, 20/04/2015 - 16:01
The 29th April Jazz Festival will take place in Espoo, Finland, 21–26 April 2015. The Festival, a member of the Europe Jazz Network (EJN) presents some of the most prominent Finnish and international artists as well as some of rhythm music’s freshest and most interesting rising stars... read more

International jazz in Tallinn: Jazzkaar Festival 2015

by Jazzkaar Festival on Mon, 20/04/2015 - 13:51
The 26th Jazzkaar festival is taking place between the 17th and 26th April 2015, brining some of the most innovative and world-class jazz in Tallinn, Estonia. Jazzkaar, a member of the Europe Jazz Network (EJN), features 10 days of great concerts on the Tallinn harbour, together with jazz... read more

Sidony Box and Abraxas' Psychomagia at Cankarjev dom, Ljubljana

by Cankarjev dom on Fri, 17/04/2015 - 14:04
On the 21st April 2015 a great evening of jazz and improvised music will take place at Cankarjev dom, the biggest culture center and event hall in Slovenia, and a member of Europe Jazz Network (EJN). The evening will see the performances of Sidony Box and of Shanir ... read more

Seminar on Jazz for Kids at Vossa Jazz Festival

by Vestnorsk Jazzsenter on Mon, 30/03/2015 - 01:00
A seminar on how to produce and presents seminars for young audiences using jazz and improvised music took place on the 27-28 March 2015 during Vossa Jazz Festival, in Voss Norway. The seminar included an intervention on "How to address your audience?" by Joe Townsend (Engaging Audiences and... read more

4. Katowice JazzArt Festival 2015

by Katowice JazzArt Festival on Fri, 20/03/2015 - 13:35
  4th edition of Katowice's finest JazzArt Festival is coming soon. From 21st till 30th April we will join concerts, lectures, workshops and movie screenings in several venues. Details to find on


by Sage Gateshead on Fri, 13/03/2015 - 19:05
Media Release: 13 March, 2015 T AKE THE GREEN TRAIN: A SEMINAR ON SUSTAINABILITY IN MUSIC One of the world’s major concert halls and a Europe-wide network of over 100 members from 30 countries are using the context of the 2015 Gateshead International Jazz Festival to explore environmental... read more


by Puglia sounds - Consorzio Teatro Pubblico Pugliese on Mon, 02/03/2015 - 10:16
AGREEMENT BETWEEN PUGLIA SOUNDS AND EJN EJN and PUGLIA SOUNDS drew up an agreement which provides for some advantages for the EJN Members who will include musical projects from Puglia in their festivals or club programmes. Indeed, Puglia Sounds allocated a total budget of € 70.000,00 to... read more

22nd Izmir European Jazz Festival

by Izmir European Jazz Festival on Mon, 02/03/2015 - 10:15
22nd Izmir European Jazz Festival The 22nd Izmir European Jazz Festival will be held from Thursday 5 March to Saturday 21 March 2015. Focusing on European jazz, the festival is the first and still the only one of its kind in the country. In its 22nd edition, the festival aims to attract more... read more

Jazzkaar 2015, Tallinn, Estonia - April 17-26

by Jazzkaar Festival on Mon, 02/03/2015 - 10:12
Jazzkaar is the biggest jazz festival in the Baltic States (held since 1990). The festival presents more than fifty concerts all around Estonia. Jazzkaar’s home is in Telliskivi - accommodates up to one thousand listeners and cosy cafes, exhibitions, recreational areas. The festival program... read more

Danish bands for the Tallin Music Week

by JazzDanmark on Mon, 02/03/2015 - 10:09
Rune Funch Picture Music and Emil de Waal+ Spejderrobot are together with three other Danish bands heading of to play the Tallinn Music Week as part of SPOT on Denmark. The five artists will be playing SPOT on Denmark on the 26th of March and then another showcase on either the 27th or the 28th of... read more


by Rigas Ritmi Festival on Mon, 02/03/2015 - 10:02
April 9-11 in cinema "Splendid Palace" (Elizabetes Street 61, Riga, Latvia) RIGA JAZZ STAGE is an international jazz artists contest - great chance for young and talented jazz artists to prove their skills on the international stage. Contest aims to give young musicians an opportunity to... read more

BIMHUIS 40th ANNIVERSARY: projects in March

by Bimhuis on Mon, 02/03/2015 - 10:02
In October 2014, the Bimhuis in Amsterdam reached the proud age of forty. Its middle-age spread will fill the whole season with a range of activities and special events, and started with the kick-off weekend from the first of October. 5 days of concerts featuring a.o. Taksim Trio, Duo Benjamin... read more


by 12 Points on Mon, 02/03/2015 - 10:00
PROGRAMME ANNOUNCED FOR 12 POINTS 2015  4 days of exciting young jazz acts from across Europe with daytime ‘Jazz Futures’ seminar and after hours jam sessions in DUBLIN this April 15-18th   This April sees the 9th edition of exuberant young European jazz festival,... read more

Gateshead International Jazz Festival, 10-12 April 2015, Sage Gateshead, Newcastle, UK

by Gateshead International Jazz Festival on Mon, 02/03/2015 - 09:55
Gateshead International Jazz Festival is delighted to announce an exciting international line-up for its 11th edition with its trademark mix of UK, European and international jazz icons, hot new talent and some of the best of the thriving Northern jazz scene. The programme is packed with something... read more


by Trondheim Jazzfestival on Mon, 02/03/2015 - 09:52
The Trondheim Jazz Festival is featuring the best of international and local jazz artists. Artists already are signed for this year’s festival: Artists already are signed for this year’s festival: Thursday 7. May:  Come Shine w/ Knut Reiersrud and Jan Erik Vold, ... read more


non members news

Summary of activities 2014/2015

by EJN Europe Jazz Network on Mon, 07/12/2015 - 17:08
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... read more

Wayne Horvitz - European Tour - June 8-18, 2016

by AKAMU on Fri, 04/12/2015 - 12:17
  Pianist and composer Wayne Horvitz is available on June 8th to 18th, 2016 for Solo (piano and/or keyboards), Italian Bandstand and European Orchestra   Wayne Horvitz European Orchestra Wayne Horvitz - conduction and composition Luca Calabrese - trumpet... read more

Tour proposals Summer 2016

by Emmeci Srl on Fri, 04/12/2015 - 11:56
Summer 2016 MIKE STERN / BILL EVANS BAND featuring D. CHAMBERS MIKE STERN - el. guitar BILL EVANS - sax T.B.A. - el. bass                   DENNIS CHAMBERS - drums   THE DAVE WECKL ACOUSTIC BAND featuring M. OZONE, T. KENNEDY... read more

Tour proposals Spring 2016

by Emmeci Srl on Fri, 04/12/2015 - 11:54
Spring 2016 AVISHAI COHEN QUARTET (Only Italy) FEBRUARY 28, 29 and MARCH 1, 2                BRAD MEHLDAU SOLO (Only Italy)  BRAD MEHLDAU - piano... read more

"The Sound of the North" presented at European Jazz Festivals

by Europe Jazz Media on Thu, 03/12/2015 - 18:43
"The Sound of the North - Norway and the European Jazz Scene", the book about jazz in Norway by the Italian journalist and Europe Jazz Media member Luca Vitali, was recently published in an English translation thanks to the support of the Norwegian Ministry of Foreign Affairs and the Norsk JazzForum.... read more