Latest Members news

EFG London Jazz Festival: 13-22 November 2015

by EFG London Jazz Festival on Fri, 06/11/2015 - 17:39
2,000+ artists. 300+ gigs. 50+ venues. 23 years. 1 city The 10-day celebration of jazz that is the EFG London Jazz festival is less than two weeks away.   This year’s blistering line-up reveals a jazz treasure trove with a wealth of style, personality and community across the city. We’ve... read more

12. Jazztopad Festival: 21-29 November 2015

by Jazztopad on Fri, 06/11/2015 - 17:06
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... read more

STRUT at The Peacock

by Improvised Music Company on Fri, 06/11/2015 - 16:10
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... read more

Jazzclub Unterfahrt announces new Artistic Director

by Jazzclub Unterfahrt on Fri, 06/11/2015 - 15:44
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... read more

Jazzfest Berlin: 5-8 November 2015

by Jazzfest Berlin on Wed, 04/11/2015 - 12:37
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... read more

Jazz Fest Sarajevo: 3-8 November 2015

by Sarajevo Jazz Fest on Wed, 04/11/2015 - 12:05
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!... read more

Belgrade Jazz Festival: 28 October - 01 November 2015

by Belgrade Jazz Festival on Wed, 28/10/2015 - 12:24
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... read more

Tampere Jazz Happening: 34th Revolutionale!!!

by Tampere Jazz Happening on Tue, 27/10/2015 - 11:06
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... read more


by WOMEX / Piranha Arts on Sat, 24/10/2015 - 17:52
"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... read more

25th Akbank Jazz Festival, Istanbul - 21 October - 1 November 2015

by Akbank Jazz Festival on Tue, 20/10/2015 - 17:45
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... read more

Jazz Festival Umeå: The Unexpected, 21-25 October 2015

by Umea Jazz Festival on Tue, 20/10/2015 - 17:28
Jazz Festival Umeå returns between the 21 to 25 October 2015 in the main stages of Norrlandsoperan (NO!) and Umeå Folkets Hus (UFH) with lots of young talents of jazz and world music, public seminars, concerts for kids and a special Guest of Honour. This year’s Jazz Festival sheds light on... read more

SIBIU jazz Festival Competition 2015

by Sibiu Jazz Festival on Tue, 20/10/2015 - 16:39
19th - 21st October 2015 Sibiu Jazz Festival Foundation, in partnership with the University Cultural Center of Sibiu/"Lucian Blaga" University, is organizing the 15th edition of the Sibiu Jazz Festival Competition, as a part of the most important jazz festival in Romania, which this... read more

JAZZ & THE CITY Festival - Salzburg, October 2015

by Jazz & the City on Sun, 18/10/2015 - 22:56
Funky grooves, phat beats, exuberant songs October 22 - 26, 2015 JAZZ & THE CITY Salzburg, Austria   One hundred concerts at fifty venues in Salzburg's historic city center compose a special listening experience each October during "Jazz & the City." Salzburg's old town with its... read more

Jazz at WOMEX 15 - Budapest, Hungary

by WOMEX / Piranha Arts on Sun, 18/10/2015 - 16:18
Jazz “is the sound of surprise” (W. Balliett's) - so come to be surprised! Celebrating diversity in music for the 21st time, WOMEX 15 (21 to 25 October in Budapest) covers the elastic breadth of Jazz with an exceptional range of artists from around the globe. Highlights of this year's... read more

Are you FREE? Music Festival 2015

by Are you free? Music Festival on Thu, 15/10/2015 - 10:31
Are You FREE? international music festival 2015 - 8th edition In spirit of international cooperation 16-17. October 2015 Venue: Culture house & NFG klub, Korzo B. Bartóka 788/1, Dunajská Streda, Slovakia The music festival „Are you Free?” is a festival of particular genres. We... read more


non members news

Summer Music Academy 2016

by New Bulgarian University on Fri, 11/03/2016 - 10:49
Summer Music Academy 2016   Milcho Leviev: jazz and classical piano, improvisation, conductor (Bulgaria/USA) Billy Cobham: percussion (USA) Vicky Almazidu: vocals, jazz, pop and world music (Greece) Gregory Simadopoulos: piano, theory and harmony (Greece) Audition: September 5, 2016 – NBU Aula  Date and venue:... read more

Gent Jazz Festival celebrates 15th edition with top local bands

by Jazz and Muziek - Gent Jazz Festival on Wed, 09/03/2016 - 17:00
Balthazar, Flat Earth Society feat. Mauro Pawlowski, Moondog by Roland & Friends and Nordmann at Gent Jazz Festival On Saturday 10  July, Gent Jazz Festival is celebrating its 15th birthday with outstanding home-grown bands. Balthazar,Flat Earth Society feat. Mauro Pawlowski, Moondog by Roland and friends... read more

Europe Jazz Media Chart - March 2016

by Europe Jazz Media on Tue, 08/03/2016 - 16:53
EMC_december2015 A selection of the hot new music surfacing across the continent this month by the top European jazz magazines and websites. Cim Meyer, Jazz Special (Denmark): ALEX SIPIAGIN ”New Path 2” (Butman Music) Lars... read more

4 new members of the Europe Jazz Network announced!

by EJN Europe Jazz Network on Wed, 02/03/2016 - 16:31
We are very happy to announce that the Board of Directors has accepted 4 new members to the Europe Jazz Network:   Gamlestaden Jazz Festival (Sweden) Gamlestaden Jazz Festival is an international jazz festival in Gothenburg organized by the non-profit association and established in 2013. This festival is a local... read more

EJN at the Pop and Jazz Platform 2016

by EJN Europe Jazz Network on Thu, 11/02/2016 - 14:44
A delegation of the Europe Jazz Network is participating at the the Pop and Jazz Platform Meeting 2016 that will take place at Codarts Rotterdam, The Netherlands, on 12-13 February, in collaboration with IASJ and in the framework of the AEC Full Score Project funded by the Creative Europe programme of the European Union. The... read more