5 new members join the Europe Jazz Network!



We are really happy to announce that the Board of Directors during the last meetings in Bremen has accepted 5 new members in our network:

Jazz from Scotland
Jazz from Scotland aims to provide a voice for Scotland and Scottish jazz in the wider UK and International sectors as well as providing a relevant information portal and support network for our musicians. Jazz from Scotland is a not for profit organisation run by a voluntary Board to develop programmes of work to benefit musicians and provide a central source of information and support for jazz in Scotland. We hold the annual Young Scottish Jazz musician of the Year, and recently ran a series of continual professional development workshops for musicians with industry experts and are developing an events calendar to help promote shows on our evolving new website.

Nordnorsk jazzsenter - Norway
Nordnorsk Jazzsenter (NNJS) is a regional production, dissemination and knowledge center for jazz in the three northern counties of Norway. The main purpose of NNJS is the conveying, and stimulation of increasing activity of jazz and related music, working for and with freelance musicians, develop organizers, strengthen the region’s network of venues for jazz, and to run seminars and workshops for big bands, jazz combos and individual musicians. NNJS has its main stage in Bodø and has county scenes in Tromsø and Vadsø. 

Ente manifestazioni Pescaresi - Pescara Jazz Festival - Italy
Ente Manifestazioni Pescaresi (EMP) is a not-for-profit organisation. We started the activity in 1950 and have been organizing Pescara Jazz Festival for 45 years (the first Pescara Jazz Festival started in 1969). We organise the Festival in July; we have an open space Theatre with 2.000 seats. Every great Jazz musician has performed in Pescara (starting with Duke Ellington, Ella Fitzgerald, Charlie Mingus, Bill Evans, Miles Davis, Oscar Peterson to Pat Metheny, Chick Corea, Herbie Jancock, Keith Jarret and many others).

Ponderosa Music & Art (JazzMI Festival - MonfortInJazz Festival...) - Italy
Ponderosa is a multifaceted production company active in the field of music,culture and art since 1985. Specialised in planning and organising concerts, festivals, live events of Jazz, World Music, Classical, Indie Rock, etc. Ponderosa produced many Festival Jazz di Milano editions end of '80's/beg '90's and lately the new jazz festival of Milano JazzMi and other festivals such as MonfortInJazz. Ponderosa is also a record label distributed worldwide.

Tel Aviv Jazz Festival - Israel
The Tel Aviv Jazz Festival is one of the most important jazz events in Israel. For 28 years, the Festival has garnered a prestigious reputation in Israel and abroad, as a magnet for stellar jazz performers and a home for special projects. The Festival hosts internationally known jazz musicians, playing side-by-side with Israeli musicians, in original Festival productions and premiere performances.

The EJN membership includes now 118 organisations in 35 countries! We are really happy our network is continuing to grow!

Welcome to our Network!