Oslo Jazz Festival

Oslo JazzFestival is the longest living festival in Oslo established in 1986. Starting out as a festival focusing on traditional Jazz abd Dixieland it now has a broad jazz perscpective containing all form s of Jazz. Festival period is in week 33 in August with 60-70 concerts in 15-18 venues in central Oslo, including the new Operahouse, Oslo Concerthouse, Oslo Cathedral, the University Aula as well as the most imnportant club in the city. 

Director: Edvard Askeland

Come Shine, Svante Thuresson, Tuva Syvertsen and Jan Eggum pay tribute to Nora Brockstedt  on Tue, 22/01/2013 - 18:50  PDF version
Nora Brockstedt is Norway's ultimate pop star and jazz veteran. In January 2013 she will be 90 years old, and the Oslo Jazz Festival 2013 will mark the occasion. On Monday 12th August the Oslo Jazz Festival 2013 opens with a tribute to Nora Brockstedt in the Norwegian National Opera...
Roy Jahrn joins the Oslo Jazz Festival  on Tue, 22/01/2013 - 18:49  PDF version
Festival producer Lars H. Kurverud is out on leave until September 2013, and Roy Jahrn (photo) joins the Oslo Jazz Festival in Kurverud's place. Roy Jahrn starts work as the Oslo Jazz Festival's new producer in January 2013.